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Cytogeneticist , researcher

Prochi Fali Madon, Indian cytogeneticist, researcher. Achievements include research in chromosomal causes of infertility and cancer; research in fluorescence in-situ hybridization (Fluorescence in situ hybridization), preimplantation genetic diagnosis (Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis ); first to introduce diagnostic Fluorescence in situ hybridization tests on a wide scale in India.

Background

Madon, Prochi Fali was born on June 11, 1951 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Daughter of Nariman Rustomji and Aloo Nariman Pavri.

Education

Diploma, Mumbai University, 1969. Bachelor of Science, Mumbai University, 1971. Master of Science, Mumbai University, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy, Grant Medical College, Mumbai, 1978.

Career

Honorary geneticist, genetic counsellor Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, Mumbai, since 1999. Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in chromosomal causes of infertility and cancer. Research in fluorescence in-situ hybridization (Fluorescence in situ hybridization), preimplantation genetic diagnosis (Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis ). First to introduce diagnostic Fluorescence in situ hybridization tests on a wide scale in India.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board: International Journal Human Genetics. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Mumbai Hematology Group (life), Indian Society Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy (life), Indian Society Human Genetics (life Young Scientist in Cytogenetics award 1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Fali N. Madon. Children: Diana, Neville.

father:
Nariman Rustomji

mother:
Aloo Nariman Pavri

spouse:
Fali N. Madon

children:
Diana Madon

Neville Madon