University of Madras, Chennai

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Department of Pathology


The pathology department was started in the new campus of PGIBMS in 1977 with Dr. Anguli as the Head and succeeded by Dr. Sarasa Bharathy. In 1978 Dr Malathy Madhavan joined the department from JIPMER, Pondicherry as Professor and Head of the department. . In 1983 Immunohistochemistry was introduced as a diagnostic tool in this department. for the first time. To date more than fifty MD dissertations have utilized immunohistochemical techniques in tyhe study of various cancers.The department has taken an active part in imparting technical skills to scientists in the form of CME'S,hands on workshops,national and international seminars.

Courses Offered :

=> M.Sc Medical Laboratory Technology
=> M.D Medical Laboratory Technology

Infrastructure :

Lab :
Diagnostic Histopathology, Hematology (both routine and Cytochemistry and Immunocytochemistry), Clinical Pathology, Cytology and animal experimental work. Besides these there is a facility to take fresh frozen sections for enzyme Histochemistry, immunohistochemistry and research work. The molecular pathology laboratory offers facility for PCR for research work. The department also has microphotography facilities

Department of Pathology
University of Madras
Taramani Campus
Chennai - 600 113
Tamil Nadu

Contact No : 91-44-24480794


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