Genestrings aspires to be the company that best understands and meets the needs of Indian genetic testing services. Our idea is to provide high-end diagnostic services for Indians. Our extensive experience in health services and the need to expand services to the public led to the birth of this company. We aim to provide services at your fingertips to promote access for clinical diagnosis to improve your daily life. We aim to provide services within every individual's reach, making them easily accessible and details for use in clinical diagnosis and thereby enriching lives. In addition to this, we are proud to be part of the front-line warriors in the fight against Covid 19. With the motto of serving all human beings, we believe that our work will go a long way in providing the help and consideration everyone needs.
Genestrings Diagnostic Centre (GDC) is a NABL-accredited genetic testing lab based in Malviya Nagar, New Delhi, which is in operation for four years. For the past 35 years, we've been a part of one of the country's oldest and most reputable healthcare organizations, Yashoda Super Specialty Hospitals in Nehru Nagar, Ghaziabad. Three Super Specialty Hospitals and the Seeds of Innocence IVF Clinic network are also part of our group of companies. Our lab at IGI Airport in Delhi was the country's first on-arrival RT-PCR testing facility at any international airport. Both our Malviya Nagar and T3, IGI Airport laboratories are NABL accredited and ICMR approved.
Meet Our Mentors
Dr. Rajat Arora
Chairman and Founder
Dr. Rajat Arora, Chairman and Founder, Genestrings.
Dr. Rajat Arora is the Group Director of Yashoda Group of Hospitals, Uttar Pradesh as well as the Co-Founder of Seeds of Innocence (Infertility & IVF Centres) and Genestrings Diagnostic Centre (Genetic Testing Lab) in Delhi NCR. Dr. Rajat Arora has exceptional educational qualifications starting from M.B.B.S. and M.D. in India to MRCP & FRCP in internal medicine from the UK. Dr. Rajat Arora has also been a fellow in Non-Interventional Cardiology at KLE University and completed his D.M. in cardiology from KLE’s Hospital.
Dr. Rajat Arora is a proficient and experienced interventional cardiologist with more than 500 PCIs (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention) and 6000 coronary angiographies to his credit. Dr. Rajat Arora performs all kinds of congenital heart disease interventions such as ASD device closure, VSD device closure, and RSOV closure. He also has expertise in performing Endovascular Aortic Repairs independently. Besides this, he performs all types of pacemaker insertions, ICD device and CRT therapy.
With an experience spanning 15+ years in the field of cardiology, he is reputed for having effectively managed various healthcare services across the spectrum. Under his visionary leadership, both the hospitals under Yashoda Group, Yashoda Hospital & Research Centre, Nehru Nagar, and Yashoda Superspeciality Hospital & Cancer Institute, Sanjay Nagar, Ghaziabad received NABH accreditation.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Chetan Kohli, Chief Operating Officer, Genestrings.
A Sales, Marketing & Business Operations professional with great adaptability and have a keen sense of learning. Over 15 years’ of diverse experience in Business Strategy, Operations, Channel Sales, HNI/ Corporate Sales, Branding, Marketing and PR.
Leading growth and strategy vertical for the IVF chain with 8 standalone centres across 6 North Indian states and 1 unit in Africa, Responsible for the growth P&L with over 1600 IVF cycles annually.Also leading the growth function for a group company running Genetic Diagnostic Lab in Delhi, named Genestrings.Working closely with the promoters and leading the overall business operations across all units along with S&M functions including International & Institutional business.
Mr. Raj Sehgal
Chief Growth Officer
Mr. Raj Sehgal, Chief Growth Officer for India & Overseas operations.
A highly experienced & well-known industry name, Mr. Raj Sehgal, was last associated with Dr Lal PathLabs as Vice President of International Business and had previously been instrumental in leading Corporate Sales & North India Sales for them.
He was also associated with healthcare chains like Guardian Pharmacy & had steered sales marketing for a few hospitals earlier.
Mr Sehgal is a Post Graduate in Healthcare Management & MBA in Marketing and brings more than two decades of experience in the healthcare service industry in the domestic & international markets.
An avid learner, he has attended multiple short programs from IIM Ahmedabad & IIM Rohtak.
Dr. Alpana Razdan
Vice President and Head Lab Services
Dr. Alpana Razdan, Vice President, Genestrings.
A self-motivated, energetic and proactive leader with experience of 17 years in Life Science industry working on Molecular Biology Techniques. Completed training in Forensic Genetics and DNA Database Technology at University of North Texas Health Science Center - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and possess Master’s Degree in Applied Microbiology; previously associated with Life Technologies (Invitrogen Bioservices India Pvt. Ltd) as Technical Support Lead, South Asia, where she has been handling the custom service laboratory of International Standards for the past 13 years and heading a team of scientists.
She has been actively involved and led projects like Genome studies using NGS, SNP Genotyping and Microsatellite Analysis, Breast Cancer, Schizophrenia, Forensic Genetics besides getting National and International accreditations for the laboratory. She has publications in various peer reviewed journals. Her forte is customer relationship management and is adept in overseeing operational functions to meet challenging needs and upholding high standards.