Founded in 2018, PredOmix Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (PTPL) is an innovation-driven company that aims to pioneer in the field of health tech. We integrate multi-dimensional approaches, and leverage the power of deep learning, to develop new technologies in the fields of
Early-stage disease diagnosis
Our mission is to develop innovative solutions for cancer screening and revolutionize the field by addressing pressing scientific challenges through cutting-edge research and technology. Innovation is at the core of our company, with the team constantly exploring new ideas and developing game changing technologies to drive scientific advancements and solve real-world problems. We leverage the power of metabolomics to support our research efforts, from advanced deep learning methods to state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, pushing scientific boundaries.
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Our team consists of highly experienced and dedicated professionals from diverse backgrounds with a shared goal of utilizing cutting-edge technology to make a meaningful impact in the field of oncology.
Chief Scientific Officer
With over 25 years of experience as a Head of the Immunology group and Senior Scientist and at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Dr. Kanury V S Rao is a highly accomplished expert in the fields of immunology, cell and molecular biology and infectious disease biology. His pioneering work has led to breakthroughs in multiple scientific fields, including systems biology and drug discovery. His research has been published in some of the most respected scientific journals in the world including Cell, Nature Immunology, EMBO, PNAS, and more.
He has been recognized with various prestigious awards, including the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award, Millennium Medal, and Ranbaxy Research Award.
As the Chief Scientific Officer of our company, Dr. Kanury brings unparalleled expertise in scientific research. Under Dr. Kanury's leadership, our company has been able to develop innovative solutions to address unmet medical needs. His deep understanding of the underlying biological mechanisms that drive disease has been invaluable in guiding our research and development efforts. As we continue to expand our portfolio for cancer detection, we remain committed to Dr. Kanury's vision of delivering life-changing solutions to the people worldwide.
Head- Metabolomics Research
Dr. Najmuddin Mohd Saquib, who holds a Ph.D. in System Biology from ICGEB, New Delhi, is a key member of our team. Saquib brings a wealth of experience in mass spectrometry-based metabolomics, having designed and operated analytical frameworks for the same during his tenure at Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Mumbai. He is also highly skilled in data analysis for various "omics" including metabolomics, proteomics, and lipidomics.
As a Research Scientist (Manager) at RIL, Saquib made numerous scientific contributions to biosimilar and bioenergy projects, which earned him the prestigious Reliance Science and Technology award. His expertise in metabolomics and deep learning has been instrumental in guiding our research and development efforts towards the goal of early cancer detection.
Under Saquib's leadership, our team has been able to develop innovative solutions that leverage the power of metabolomics and deep learning to detect cancer at an early stage. We are committed to Saquib's vision of improving patient outcomes through early detection and intervention, and remain dedicated to the development of cutting-edge technologies for the benefit of patients worldwide.
Head- Clinical Research
Zaved Siddiqui, our Head of Clinical Research, brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our team. With a background in Botany and a Master's degree in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Zaved is a multifaceted professional with multiple areas of expertise in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Clinical Diagnostics, Wound Care Management, Infectious Biology, and Forensic Sciences. He has both product management acumen and technical expertise, making him an invaluable asset to our team.
Zaved has a long and distinguished career in research, having served as a Junior Scientist (Molecular Diagnostics) with Dr. Lal Pathlabs and a Research Associate in the Immunology group of the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) for 17 years. He also worked as a Senior Cell Technologist at the Drug Discovery Research Centre at THSTI between 2017-2019.
Zaved has made significant contributions to the field of cancer research and has published in prestigious scientific journals such as Cell, Nature Immunology, Journal of Immunology, Genome Research, Journal of Biochemistry, and more. He is also a recipient of the first runner-up of Merck Millipore India Innovation Awards 2012.
Under Zaved’s guidance, our team has made remarkable progress in utilizing metabolomics and deep learning to detect cancer at its early stage, leading to improved patient outcomes. Our commitment to Zaved 's vision of advancing early detection and intervention remains unwavering. We continue to work tirelessly in developing state-of-the-art technologies that can benefit patients around the world.
Head- Data Analytics
Dr. Ankur Gupta, our Head of Data Analytics, is a distinguished academic with a strong background in mathematics, AI, and machine learning. With a bachelor's and master's degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, and a Ph.D. from Jadavpur University, Ankur has an extensive research background. He was a research fellow at the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI), where he focused on developing computational models for host-pathogen interactions during mycobacterial pathogenesis.
At our company, Ankur leads a team of AI experts who provide end-to-end solutions for complex problems in disease diagnostics and drug discovery. His expertise in AI and machine learning is complemented by his keen interest in healthcare and drug discovery. Under his leadership, our team has developed innovative deep learning tools that integrate metabolomics and deep learning for early cancer detection.
Under his leadership, our AI team delivers comprehensive solutions that tackle modern challenges in disease detection and preventive health.
Senior Administrative Manager
Pradeep Kumar is a highly experienced Senior Administrative Manager with a Master's degree in Business Administration. With over five years of experience managing research laboratories in reputed scientific institutions, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our company. He has a well-rounded understanding of the organizational and administrative aspects of laboratory functioning, and is able to provide invaluable guidance and support to our research teams.
One of Pradeep's key strengths is his ability to anticipate potential issues and proactively address them. He is always looking for ways to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our operations, and is constantly seeking out new and innovative solutions to ensure that we are able to meet our objectives in a timely and cost-effective manner.
In addition to his administrative skills, Pradeep is also a highly driven individual with a strong work ethic. He is passionate about his work and is committed to ensuring that our company is able to achieve its goals and deliver on its mission. We are proud to have him as a member of our team, and are confident that his expertise and dedication will help us to continue to grow and succeed in the years ahead.
Head – Marketing & Business Development
Dr. Shweta Grewal is an accomplished and dynamic professional with an impressive track record spanning over 15 years in strategic planning, marketing, team building, and corporate communications. She completed her Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the esteemed Indian Agriculture Research Institute, followed by a comprehensive training in genetic diagnostics from the US.
Throughout her career, Shweta has gained extensive experience in molecular and genetic diagnostics, as well as medical communication and education, in various capacities. Her exceptional skills in laboratory management, techno-marketing, and training have been instrumental in ensuring that our team works cohesively towards achieving common health goals.
As the Head of Marketing and Business Development, Shweta leads a highly skilled team of professionals, driving innovation and growth for the company. With her broad expertise and deep understanding of the industry, she provides valuable insights and innovative ideas to the team, fostering a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement.
Overall, Shweta is a key asset to our company, and we are proud to have her leading our efforts towards early cancer detection and improving healthcare outcomes for patients.
Dr. Gulshan Yadav is a highly skilled Consultant Pathologist with a wealth of experience in the field of Pathology. He completed his MD in Pathology in 2007 and has since worked in a variety of diagnostic laboratories and leading hospitals, honing his skills and expanding his expertise. Dr. Yadav has lent his expertise to esteemed institutions such as Lotus Hospital, Sethi Hospital, MolQ Lab, Jain Diagnostic, Super Religare Laboratory, Modern Diagnostic and Research, Diagno Laboratory, and NSG Commando Force, among others.
His areas of expertise include Microbiology, Serology, and Histopathology. Dr. Yadav is well-versed in all quality management systems as per the NABL guidelines, which has enabled him to ensure that all laboratory processes adhere to the highest standards of quality and efficiency. With his extensive knowledge and experience, Dr. Yadav has become an asset to our team and is dedicated to providing accurate and timely diagnoses to aid in the early detection of cancer.
Kunal is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in the fields of corporate taxes and financial management. As a Chartered Accountant, Kunal is a valuable asset to the team, bringing his extensive expertise to supervise the affairs of the company.
With experience working at a Big 4 consulting firm and serving as a CFO at one of the largest multinational corporations, Kunal brings a unique perspective to PredOmix. At our company, Kunal's diverse background allows him to analyze our financial needs from a unique perspective, offering valuable insights that help us achieve our financial goals.
Kunal specializes in advising on a range of corporate finance, management, and tax matters, including analysis of intermediary jurisdictions, modes of investment, GST implementation, and tax-efficient structuring of transactions. He has a wealth of hands-on experience in handling GST and corporate tax matters for the Oil & Gas Industry and has also assisted clients in their corporate tax litigation before the High Court and ITAT.
With Kunal as CFO, we can trust that our financial needs are in the best hands. He is a results-oriented professional with a commitment to delivering exceptional service and creating value for PredOmix.
Our scientific advisory board is made up of leading experts in the field of science, research and oncology, and they play a critical role in guiding our research and development efforts to ensure that we continue to offer the most advanced and effective cancer screening technologies.
DNB (Surgical Oncology), MNAMS,
Breast Cancer Specialist,
Dr. Bhavana is an accomplished surgical oncologist with extensive experience and a strong academic background. She completed her M.B.B.S. and M.S. from Gujarat University, followed by DNB in Surgical Oncology from GCRI. Driven by her passion for oncology, she obtained MRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
She has served in various roles and institutions, such as Parth Hospital, Ahmedabad, The Asian Institute of Oncology, Mumbai. And Tata Memorial Hospital, gaining expertise in breast oncology, GI oncology, and gynecological oncology.
Dr. Bhavana is a Consultant Onco-Surgeon at Sterling Hospital and Shubham Hospital, contributing her expertise to patient care and academic activities. She has been recognized for her research in Diagnostic Thoracoscopy.
With a specific focus on breast cancer surgery and reconstruction, Dr. Bhavana has developed a profound interest in this field and has numerous national and international publications to her credit.
MS, MCh (Surgical Oncology)
Dr. Mahesh Kalloli is an experienced surgical oncologist with expertise in head and neck cancers and breast oncoplasty. He holds an M.B.B.S. from Mysore Medical College and Research Center and an M.S. in surgery from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. Dr. Mahesh further specialized in surgical oncology, earning an MCH degree from Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology.
With over 18 years of teaching and clinical experience, he currently serves as an Associate Professor at J.N. Medical College in Belgavi.
Aside from his clinical practice and teaching responsibilities, Dr. Mahesh actively engages in research studies to contribute to the advancement of medical knowledge. Dr. Mahesh has published research articles on advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, geriatric head and neck cancers, and other topics and continues to expand his expertise in surgical oncology..
Dr. Mahesh's commitment to providing high-quality care, conducting research, and sharing his findings in medical journals exemplifies his dedication to the field of surgical oncology and improving patient outcomes.
With 16 years of work experience, Dr. Longkumer is currently a Biochemist at the North East Cancer Hospital and Research Institute in Guwahati. He has also worked at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute and MVD Health Plus, and at Alcare Diagnostics and Research Institute.
Dr. Longkumer is a highly experienced Laboratory Manager and possesses expertise in Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), medical devices, SDS-PAGE, biotechnology, and laboratory medicine
Dr. Longkumer's accomplishments include his role as a Co-Investigator for the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Cancer Registry Project since 2014. He has established an Institutional Ethics Committee and coordinated clinical drug trials research. He has also served as an External Co-Guide and External Examiner for Ph.D. programs and Para-Medical students in various universities. He has collaborated with renowned institutions and coordinated research projects with universities such as IIT Guwahati, Tezpur University, and Guwahati University. Additionally, he has supervised internships, facilitated MoUs with universities, and applied for research grants from organizations like DBT India and CRI New York.
MBBS, MS, FICS
Dr. Baruah, MD and Chief Consultant at North East Cancer Hospital and Research Institute (NECHRI), is a distinguished figure in Head and Neck Oncology. His pioneering contributions extend to research, including co-investigating ICMR projects on Oesophageal Cancer. Dr. Baruah's leadership encompasses panel discussions and moderation, addressing complex topics like Thyroid and Oral Cancer. Beyond medicine, he's a dedicated educator, engaging with media outlets and organizing cancer awareness camps across Northeast India.
With over three decades of clinical excellence, Dr. Baruah's impact reverberates far and wide. His comprehensive approach to cancer care combines advanced medical knowledge with genuine empathy for his patients. As a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, he continues to drive medical innovation and inspire his peers. His unwavering dedication is not only transforming individual lives but reshaping the entire trajectory of cancer care in Northeast India. Dr. Baruah's commitment to pioneering new avenues in oncology has positioned him as a true luminary, a catalyst for transformative change in cancer treatment and patient well-being.
M. Sc, Ph.D, DMLT, DHE, DMS
Dr. Pravin D. Potdar is a highly experienced professional with a diverse background in molecular medicine and biology. He served as the Head and Chief of the Department of Molecular Medicine & Biology at the prestigious Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India from May 2005 to June 2017. During this time, he oversaw the development and implementation of various molecular diagnostic techniques and helped establish the department as a leading center for molecular medicine in India.
In addition to his role at Jaslok Hospital, Dr. Potdar also served as the Chairman of the Institutional Ethics Committee at the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Educational & Research Centre, Indian Dental Association (IDA), located in Prabhadevi, Mumbai from June 2018 to present. His extensive experience in the field of molecular medicine and his passion for ethical research have been instrumental in shaping the policies and guidelines for ethical research at the institution.
Dr. Potdar holds multiple degrees, including a Master of Science (M. Sc), a Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph. D), a Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT), a Diploma in Hospital Ethics (DHE), and a Diploma in Management Studies (DMS). His unique blend of academic and practical experience enables him to provide valuable insights and guidance to the research and clinical team.