Dr. Sunil Kumar Polipalli, Ph.D

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Dr. Sunil Kumar Polipalli is a cytogeneticist at the Paediatrics Research & Genetic Lab, Department of Paediatrics, Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi.

He has completed his post-graduation in Human Genetics from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He then did his PhD. in Cancer Genetics from Maulana Azad Medical College, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi.

Dr. Polipalli work goes beyond Cytogenetics and has contributed significantly to the diagnostic and research capabilities at the unit. Having had an opportunity to work in different areas of health and disease, together with commendable theoretical knowledge and practical skill set. He has remarkable awareness over contemporary challenges in medical genetics and has very sound ideas of projects of biomedical relevancy.

He is associated with major research projects pertaining to Newborn Screening for Inborn Errors of Metabolism (IEMS), Prenatal and Postnatal Screening and Genetics. The list of publications bears a testimony to his continuing contribution he has he has published several research articles in peer-reviewed, indexed journals. He has also presented his work in several national and international conferences.

Dr. Polipalli is very passionate towards Human Genetics and is involved in various teaching and training activities for graduates, post graduate students and clinicians.