Industrial Visit to Kidwai Memorial Cancer Institute , Bio Sc Dept. TJC

Date:24-02-2016

Students of department of Biosciences along with Dr. Nilanjana Basu visited the Kidwai Memorial Cancer Institute on 24th February 2016. They looked at the various facilities at the cancer center and did a detailed visit of the Pathology and cytology unit of the Cancer Centre. Students for the first time actually saw some preserved samples of tumors obtained from patient samples.

 

They also saw live isolated tumors, preparation of tissue sections, their treatments and preparation of histological samples and slides which shall be used for assessment of the cellular damages due to invasive tumors. Some of these prepared slides were observed by the students.

Students have seen how Doctors collect live tumor cells from patient. They also visited to oncology museum.

Putting all together it was very informative visit for the students.