Sankara Nethralaya ONGC Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology, will hold a symposium on genetic counselling and gene testing, on December 21.

The focus of this seminar is to spread awareness about genetic counselling and gene testing among students, research scholars, scientists, clinicians and counsellors who are involved in healthcare.

The programme will delve into areas such as the existing system of genetic counselling in India, current trends of molecular diagnosis and the clinical significance of gene testing through lectures.

For details and to register, log on to: or contact Dr. A. Jayamuruga Pandian at 044-42271807.