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Department of Transfusion Medicine


Name - Dr. Swati Kulkarni

Degree - Ph.D

Designation - Scientist D

Email - swatiskulkarni@gmail.com

Degree University Subject Year
Ph.D Mumbai Applied Biology 2004
  • ICMR international fellowship for Senior Scientist(2012-2013).
  • Best poster award- Third prize : Identification and characterization of D variants in apparently RhD negative individuals 40th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Human Genetics, 28-30th Jan, 2015.
  • Postgraduate Travel fellowship award of ISBTI for oral presentation "Molecular genotyping of Indian blood group system"
  • Dr. A.J.Desai & L.H. Hiranandani best poster award first prize "Noninvasive fetal RhD typing".
  • Best poster award – first prize. Spectrum Of Red Cell Alloantibodies In Patients With Different Clinical Conditions-Experience Of A Reference Centre.
  • Best poster award – first prize. Spectrum Of Red Cell Alloantibodies In Patients With Different Clinical Conditions-Experience Of A Reference Centre. at MHG, 2014.
  • Best Oral Presentation (first prize):38th Annual conference of Indian Society of Blood Transfusion and Immunohaematology, Nov 18-20th, 2013, Surat. "Quality assurance of reagent red blood cells by DNA analysis".
  • Best poster award: "Identification and characterization of D variants in apparently RhD negative individuals" at 40th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Human Genetics, 28-30th Jan, 2015.
  • Postgraduate Travel fellowship award ISBTI, Patiala Nov, 2014 for oral presentation "Molecular genotyping of Indian blood group system".
Research Teacher University Subject
Ph.D and M.Sc Mumbai University Applied Biology
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  • Gupte SC., Dumasia AN., Kulkarni SS., Patil JS. Rhesus hemolytic disease of the newborn: Comparison of four assays developed for anti-D quantitation. Lab Medica International. XI, 12 : 1994.
  • Gupte SC., Kulkarni SS. Incidence of Rh immunization between 1981 and 1992.  Nat.  Med.  J. Ind. 7, 65: 1994.
  • Kulkarni SS., Gupte SC. Evaluation of a penicillinase ELISA developed for estimation of anti-D concentration. Ind. J. Haematol. Bld. Transf. 12, 33: 1994.
  • S.Kulkarni, D.Mohanty, S.Gupte, K.Vasantha and S.Joshi. Flow cytometric quantification of antigen D sites of red blood cells of partial D and weak D variants in India. Transfusion Medicine, 2006, 16, 285 – 289.
  • Swati Kulkarni, Ajit Gorakshakar, Colah Roshan, Snehalata Gupte and D Mohanty. (2007) Usefulness of prenatal detection of RhD typing by molecular analysis in Indians. Journal of postgraduate Medicine 53, 149.
  • S.S Kulkarni, K, SC.Gupte, K. Vasantha, D. Mohanty, K.Ghosh. Varied distribution of RhD epitopes in Indian population. (2007) National Medical Journal of India, 20 : 115-117.
  • Kulkarni S, Colah R, Gorakshakar A, Gupte S, Vasantha K, Mohanty D, Ghosh K Frequency of partial D in Western India Transfus Med. 2008 Apr;18(2):91-6.
  • Kulkarni S, Vasantha K, Ghosh K.  A simple diagnostic strategy for RhD Typing in discrepant cases in Indian population. Blood Transfusion, 2013; 11 : 37-42.
  • Kulkarni Swati. 'Molecular Genotyping in Transfusion Medicine and its application to Immunohaematology' in "Transfusion update", ISBTI publication Ed Kanchan Bharadwaj, Publisher Jaypee, New Delhi, 2014.
  • Kulkarni Swati. 'Rare blood group registry in India – need of the hour' in "Transfusion update", ISBTI publication Ed Kanchan Bharadwaj, Publisher Jaypee, New Delhi, 2014.
  • Transfusion Medicine, Molecular Biology, Antenatal & Red cell serology