A.C. GORAKSHAR
SCIENTIST F

  A.C. GORAKSHAR

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 01-09-2014

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF IMMUNOHAEMATOLOGY
13TH FLOOR, NEW MULTISTORIED BUILDING, K.E.M. HOSPITAL CAMPUS, PAREL
MUMBAI - 400012 .
Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D
  • M.Sc.

  • Discipline:
    HUMAN GENETICS



    Research Experience:
      Field of specialization:
    • Study of geographical distribution and clinical implications og glycosyl tranferase.
    • Identification and analysis of genetic markers in tribal population of India.
    • Development of diagnostics for thalasemia.
    Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  • Bombay Haematology Group (Life Member).
  • Indian Society of Human Genetics (Life Member).
  • Indian Society of Haematology & Transfusion Medicine (Life Member).
  • Awards:
  • Best poster award for the poster entitled -Identification of a rare b-thalassemia mutation codon 121(G>T) in a family from Karnataka by Gorakshakar AC, Nadkarni A, Phanasgaonkar S, Colah R & Mohanty D presented at 40th Annual Confr. Of Ind. Soc.of Hematol Tranf. Med. Held in Pune from 9-12 Dec. 1999.
  • The Dr. B.C. Mehta Diamond Jubilee endowment best paper prize in the original article section has been awarded to the paper entitled application of covalent reverse dot blot hybridisation for rapid prenatal diagnosis of the common Indian thalassemia syndromes by Colah RB, Gorakshakar AC, Lu CY, Nadkarni AH, Desai SR, Lulla CP, Krishnamoorthy R and Mohanty D published in the Ind. J. Hematol blood transf. in 1997.
  • Foreign Visits:
    1. "8TH INT. CONFERENCE ON THALASSEMIA & HEMOGLOBINOPATHIES & 10TH THALASSEMIA PARENT & THALASEMIC INT. FEDERATION CONF." TO GREECE
      FROM 2001-10-18 TO 2001-10-21


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