CNBC Young Turks features Swagene


FICCI DST-Lockheed Martin interview


“When a patient is accurately stratified, giving him/her targeted treatment can vastly improve success rates. For the first time in India, Swagene is launching such a diagnostic panel that can help many children, who are commonly affected by leukemia”, explained Dr. Vani, Swagene’s co-founder.
Medgenera, Jun 2016
Dr Vani further said, “In this case, there is also a silver lining. There is a good marker (ERG mutation), that is a hero because it has the power to overcome the villain IKZF1. If the hero mutation is present even in the presence of the other the patient will fare a lot better.”
BioSpectrum, Jun 2016
Taking personalised medicine to doorsteps. Chennai-based Swagene helps discover your genetic uniqueness and uses it for a healthier life
Business Standard, Apr 2016
Swagene – considered as one of the top 10 startups of 2015, this Chennai-based company is in the business of personalized medicine.
BioSpectrum, Feb 2016
Swagene, all of nine months, was adjudged one the winners at Empresario 2016 – IIT-Kharagpur’s annual global business model competition where business ideas get opportunity and exposure – held at Webel Bhavan on Saturday.
Times of India, Jan 2016
Swagene, one of the winners at Empresario 2016 — IIT-Kharagpur’s annual global business model competition, has developed tests for sarcomas (soft tissue cancers) such as rhabdomyosarcoma, synovial sarcoma and Ewing’s sarcoma (bone cancer) which shall be launched in February, the official informed.
Yahoo News, Jan 2016
A Chennai-based personalised medicine start-up is all set to launch advanced tests for precise identification of three rare cancers, a company official said on Tuesday.
Economic Times Health, Jan 2016
Health care start-ups for one have come up in a big way. Chennai-based Swagene that offers genetic diagnostics for health care treatment outcomes is one such company
Business Standard, Sept 2015
After a grueling contest among budding start-ups, healthcare venture Swagene pipped over 1,350 other entries to win the 11th edition of Conquest at the BITS Pilani’s International Startup Conclave in New Delhi
First Post, Sept 2015
Swagene aces BITS Pilani’s startup competition
Economic Times, Sept 2015
Health care start-up Swagene, which offers genetic diagnostics, was adjudged the winner at Conquest 2015, BITS Pilani’s International Start-up Conclave held in New Delhi on Sunday
Business Standard, Sept 2015
Healthcare startup Swagene is winner at BITS Pilani’s international conclave
Indian Express, Sept 2015
After months of pitching and short-listing, Swagene today came up on top of the heap in the finale of Conquest 2015
Tech in Asia, Sept 2015
After a month of evaluation, 50 startups were selected out of 1,400 registrations of whom 10 made it to the final round.
Times of India, Sept 2015
Swagene is a knowledge laboratory that offers genetic diagnostics for healthcare treatment outcomes
Economic Times, Aug 2015
A Chennai-based laboratory analyses a person’s genetic constitution and advises medication accordingly
Deccan Chronicle, Jun 2015
A run-through of the 10 most interesting Chennai based startups to track in the year ahead
Times of India, Dec 2014