Medical genetics gets boost in IndiaBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7004.529 (Published 26 August 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:529
- MEENAL MUDUR
- freelance writer, New Delhi.
India will spend £4m over the next three years to develop skill in human genetics and to use data from the international human genome research project for medical use in India. A government task force on human genetics has just approved a programme to spread the availability of prenatal diagnosis of genetic disorders across the country and to set up research groups capable of delivering gene therapy in India.
The task …