Heartfelt Tributes to Father of DNA Fingerprinting Dr Lalji Singh!!

| December 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Father of DNA Fingerprinting in India, Former Director of CCMB, Former Vice Chancellor of Banaras Hindu University, Padma Shri Dr Lalji Singh Passed Aawy today at approx 9 PM!

It is a personal loss to every scientist and every citizen of this Nation. Dr Singh will be remembered for ever and he will always remain in our hearts!

Rest in Peace Dr Lalji Singh!!!

विनम्र श्रद्धांजलि !!

Dr Sunil Kumar Verma and entire Vigyaan Family


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Dr Sunil Kumar Verma. Heartfelt Tributes to Father of DNA Fingerprinting Dr Lalji Singh!!. In: विज्ञान संग्रह. vigyaan.org. Access URL: http://vigyaan.org/blogs/obituary/1607/. Retrieved January 20, 2018.



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Dr Sunil Kumar Verma is an experienced Principal Scientist with a demonstrated history of working in the research industry for more than 20 years. Skilled in Molecular Medicine, Genetics, Translational Research and Wildlife Forensics, Dr Verma has done his doctorate from the University of Oxford. UK.

He had been the inventor of ‘Universal Primer Technology’ (US Patent 7141364), which led to the establishment of India’s first wildlife forensics cell in the LaCONES of CCMB to provide wildlife forensics services to the nation.

He is also the recipient of several national and international awards and honours, including the 2008 CSIR Technology Award, the 2009 NRDC Meritorious Invention Award of Govt. of India and the 2009 BioAsia Innovation Award in recognition of his contribution to Indian science and technology.

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