Dr V L Ramprasad, COO and principal scientist, MedGenome Labs
The humble beginnings
SciGenom is a Genomics company, also based in Cochin, which explores and exploits the advances in Genomic technologies to bring new services and products for life science industry.
Mr Sam Santhosh, the founder of SciGenom and MedGenome has been an entrepreneur, with over 20 years' experience in the software industry. Currently he is also the CEO and chairman of SciGenom Labs.
Prior to this, Mr Sam was the CEO and MD of California Software Limited (Calsoft) between 1992-2012.
"The completion of the first draft of the Human Genome and the explosive growth of sequencing technologies attracted him to start SciGenom and MedGenome," says Dr V L Ramprasad, COO and principal scientist, MedGenome Labs.
MedGenome provides molecular genetic diagnostics using Sanger Sequencing & Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technologies for personalized healthcare.