The first Pregnancy in Mumbai and Maharashtra for PGT-M with BRAC1 mutation (2019).
The first laboratory in India to offer detection of 20 microdeletions of the Y chromosome as a diagnostic test (since 2001), and now 30 microdeletions of the Y chromosome, including partial deletions (2019).
The first pregnancy in India by PGT for a three-way cryptic translocation (2018).
The first twin live births in India by PGT for an inversion with a cryptic translocation (2016).
The first pregnancy in India by PGT for a Reciprocal translocation (2014).
The first pregnancy and live birth in India by PGT for a Robertsonian translocation (2010).
The first centre in the world to introduce Cumulus Aided Transfer (CAT) – A procedure that has significantly improved pregnancy rates with IVF (2005).
The first laboratory in India to offer Preimplantation Genetic Screening (PGS) by FISH technique for detection of aneuploidies for 5-11 chromosomes (since 2001).
The first laboratory in India to routinely offer FISH as a diagnostic test on various samples for conditions ranging from infertility to leukemia (since 2001).
The first twins in India with Laser Assisted Hatching and Blastocyst Transfer (2000).
The first laboratory in India to offer Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT) for hereditary genetic conditions (since 1999).
The first pregnancy in South-East Asia using the technique of Laser Assisted Hatching (LAH) (1999).
The first pregnancy in India using testicular sperm and ICSI (1997).
The first baby in India by Mechanical Assisted Hatching (1996).
The first baby in South-East Asia by Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) (1994).
State-Of-The-Art Genetic Tests
DNA Fragmentation Index (DFI)/ Sperm apoptosis quantification by TUNEL method.
Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT) for all chromosomal aneuploidies (PGT-A) using Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).
Preimplantation Genetic Testing for monogenic disorders (PGT-M) and PGT-M with HLA matching.
Preimplantation Genetic Testing of chromosomal anomalies by FISH for subtelomeric translocations and inversions.
Y chromosome microdeletion detection (29 sequences tagged sites including partial deletions) by multiplex PCR.
Sperm aneuploidy detection by FISH.
Beta thalassemia mutation analysis.
MTHFR, prothrombin mutation analysis.
Karyotyping with polymorphic variants analysis on blood, CVS, amniotic fluid, cord blood, and products of conception.
Rapid aneuploidy screening for Prenatal Diagnosis by FISH.
FISH analysis to check for chromosomal mosaicism.
FISH for microdeletion syndromes.
Chromosome breakage study in Fanconi Anemia, Ataxia Telangiectasis, Blooms syndrome.
Qualitative analysis of bone marrow by conventional karyotyping in leukemia.
Quantitative analysis of many translocations and XX/XY ratio in case of sex mismatched bone marrow transplantation by FISH in leukemia.
Urovysion test by FISH for early detection of bladder cancer or recurrence.
Her2/neu FISH on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tumor tissue (Breast, ovarian, esophageal cancer).
FISH for double and triple-hit Lymphomas.
Genetic analysis of periodic fever syndromes like Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF), Blau syndrome, Crohn’s disease, Cryopyrin associated Autoinflammatory Periodic Syndrome (CAPS), Hyperimmunoglobulinemia D (HID) Syndrome, Tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS), Deficiency of Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (DIRA), Deficiency of adenosine deaminase 2 (DADA).