Dr. Pina Jignesh Trivedi
Senior Scientific Officer & Head, Cytogenetic Laboratory

Email : pina.trivedi@gcriindia.org

Qualification : Ph.D. (Life Science- Cytogenetics)
Designation : Senior Scientific Officer & Head, Cytogenetic Laboratory
Specialization : Human Cell Culture techniques, Genotoxicity study, Cancer Cytogenetics, Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization and Multicolor FISH techniques.
Experience (in yrs.) : 24 years

Academic Achievements:
A faculty member for M.Sc. in Cancer Biology Since July 2013.
Dissertation guide in M.Sc. Cancer Biology Course
Principle & Co investigator in different research projects
Ph.D. degree in March 2012 in field of Cytogenetics. Thesis entitled: “Role of Cytogenetic Studies in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia”.
Presented an oral paper “Cytogenetics Abnormalities as Biomarkers in Clinical Significance of Acute Myeloid Leukemia: An Indian Experience” in “6th International conference on Biomarkers in Clinical Research at Toronto, Canada (2015).

Awards& Achievements:
Dr. T.B. Patel Research Medal (Bronze) in (January 2002 & 2007).
A Young Scientist Award received during 30th Indian Society of Human Genetics at CCMB, Hyderabad from 20th –23rd Feb 2005 for oral presentation paper, “Karyology of Malignant Effusion: A cytogenetic & Molecular Approach”.
Organized a “National conference on New Horizons in Cancer Biology” in March 16-17, 2018.

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Application of Molecular Probes by FISH & CISH Techniques in Diagnostic Molecular Pathology, Mumbai during November 7, 2012.
National Workshop on Molecular Cytogenetic: Male Reproduction (FISH, PRINS & PCR), New Delhi during Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2012.
National Institute of Training for Standardization Bureau of Indian Standards(NABL), GCRI during 8-11 January, 2013.
Hands on training of FISH Probe ALK for solid tumour study by DSS Imagetech(2013)
Participated in hands on training workshop for FISH and CISH (Chromogenic in Situ Hybridization) techniques by ZytoVision GmbH Bremerhaven, Germany (2014)

Area of Interest:
Cancer risk assessment and Genotoxicity studies, Effusion cytogenetic, Cancer cytogenetic mainly haematological malignancies, and Molecular cytogenetics, Solid tumour FISH and Multicolour FISH.