ICMR Genetic Research Centre
Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children
Acharya Donde Marg
Parel, Mumbai-400012.

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Tel.No. : 91-22-4147843
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E-mail address : icmrcgrc@ren.nic.in

The ICMR Genetic Research Centre was established in 1986 as a unit of Medical Genetics at the Council's Institute for Research in Reproduction, Mumbai. and subsequently shifted to the Bai Jerbai Wadia Childrens Hospital, Mumbai. This Centre is engaged in assessing the extent of genetic disorders in the community through genetic counselling, genetic screening and antenatel diagnosis.

The Centre has been running a genetic counselling clinic which counsels 500 new cases each year. It offers high quality prenatal diagnosis by ultrasonography, chorionic villus sampling and foetal blood karyotype for b -thalassaemia, neural tube defects and chromosomal defects.


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