RESEARCH AT GANGA

Ganga Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation (GOREF)

Ganga Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation’ (GOREF) was established in August 2002 to facilitate and conduct research in all aspects of orthopaedic surgery, in both clinical and basic sciences.



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Dr (Prof) S Rajasekaran

Clinical Director

   Researchers at Ganga investigate todays medical mysteries, generating new knowledge translating discoveries into therapies to advanced patient care. Ganga is one of the leading research centres in the country and Asia.

Researchers at Ganga investigate todays medical mysteries, generating new knowledge translating discoveries into therapies to advanced patient care. Ganga is one of the leading research centres in the country and Asia.

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Dr (Prof) S Rajasekaran

Clinical Director

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Ganga offers many opportunities for observerships and research associates. Browse through our current open positions

National Advisory Board

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Prof. K Dharmalingam

Director of proteomics research, Aravind Eye Care System, Madurai


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Prof. Raveendran Muthuraj

Head of Genomics and Proteomics research, Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore


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Prof. Kumaravel Somasundaram

Head of Microbiology and Cell Biology research, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore


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Prof. Kumarasamy Thangaraj

Group Leader, Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology, Hyderabad


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Prof. Rajesh Malhotra

Professor & Head, Department of Orthopaedics, AIIMS, Delhi


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Dr Chellapa G

Director, Genomatics, Coimbatore

International Advisory Board

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Prof. Kenneth Cheung

Chair Professor and Head, The Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong

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Prof. Cody Bunger

Department of Orthopedics, Arhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

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Prof. Bjorn Rydevik

Department of orthopaedic surgery at Göteborg University and Sahlgrenska University, Gothenburg, Sweden

Research Collaborations & Support

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Department of Biotechnology Government of India

Diffusion tensor imaging of the spinal cord and its clinical applications

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Department of genomics and proteomics, TNAU- Coimbatore

Molecular Biology Analysis - Isolation of DNA from blood samples and proteomic analysis of disc specimens

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Department of Biochemistry, University of Delhi

Biochemical analysis for apoptosis and pro-inflammatory cytokines in Disc Degenerative Disease.

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Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology,

Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai. Biochemical and collagen alterations in scoliotic discs subjected to abnormal mechanical forces.

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Siemens India

Diffusion Tensor Imaging studies of Spinal cord, Functional MRI studies and Disc diffusion Analysis.

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The University of Hong Kong

Selective Nucleotide Polymorphism analysis for genetic study

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Rush University, Chicago

Functional Element Model Analysis of Post Tubercular Deformity

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Cotrel Foundation, Paris

Role of Mechanical stress on the causation of disc degeneration - scoliotic disc study

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AO Spine

Effectiveness and Safety of Batroxobin, Tranexamic Acid and a Combination in Reduction of Blood Loss in Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery. The role of Preemptive analgesia in spine surgery

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Department of Biotechnology, CMC, Vellore

Electron microscopic analysis

RESEARCH AWARDS

APOA Travelling Fellowship Award
APOA Travelling Fellowship Award

Dr. Ashish Jaiswal receiving the APOA Travelling Fellowship Award from APOA President Prof Myung-Sang Moon at APOA Meeting, Seoul, Korea

Hari Om Ashram Prerit Dr.S.Rangachari Research Oration Award
Hari Om Ashram Prerit Dr.S.Rangachari Research Oration Award

Dr. S Rajasekaran receiving the Hari Om Ashram Prerit Dr. S.Rangachari Research Oration Award, from ASI President Dr.Palanivelu at ASICON...

Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association - Spine Award, 2007
Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association - Spine Award, 2007

'APOA 2007 Spine Award' received at APOA 2007 Seoul 15th Triennial Congress from APOA President Prof. Myung-Sang Moon.

Clinical Excellence Award 2006
Clinical Excellence Award 2006

“Clinical Excellence Award” for excellence and innovation in Navigation Surgery by BrainLAB, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Chicago, March,...

Harvard Medical International - Wockhardt Award for Medical Excellence, 2007
Harvard Medical International - Wockhardt Award for Medical Excellence, 2007

Dr. S. Rajasekaran receiving the “WOCKHARDT” Medical Excellence Award in the field of Orthopaedic surgery from the Union Minister of...

Prof A Subramaniam Basic Science research award 2009
Prof A Subramaniam Basic Science research award 2009

Prof A Subramaniam Basic Science research award 2009 Assessment of spinal cord integrity by Diffusion Tensor Imaging - Analysis of...