About Us :

Our Company has been incorporated as Chrogene Aarogyam Biotech Private limited under the companies Act, 2013, in October, 2017. The company is focused in innovating healthcare products to address the unmet needs of both domestic and global markets at large. It aims to achieve this by partnering with institutions of excellence and thereby leveraging the vast potential available. We believe in the mantra of "Healthcare for all, being more accessible and affordable" specially for the people in the Indian subcontinent. It has been recognized as a Start-up by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), with reg. no. DIPPI1212.

Chrogene Aarogyam is also actively pursuing to extend the knowledge and key skills to academia and industries. Due efforts are made towards a convergence for the industry and the academic partnership. We are also actively involved in conducting workshops and skill development programmes for Life science, Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology sector.

Mission statement - Innovating Affordable & Accessible healthcare products for all for a comfortable today and secure tomorrow

Vision Statement -

  • We believe and intend to continuously endeavor in innovating products what is needed for the community and the people at large.
  • We care for the well being of every individual and thereby striving towards creating an ecosystem for a healthy living for all.
  • We aim towards innovating affordable, high quality and easily accessible, environmental friendly healthcare products for a healthier lifestyle.
  • We use a team approach in validating our health care products.

Founders :

Dr.Poongothai Ramaswamy

Founder & Director : She carries over 25 years of experience which includes both academia and Industry. Her academic qualification includes, Masters in Human Genetics from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam and doctoral degree in Cancer Genetics in haematological malignancies, from department of Genetics, Osmania University Hyderabad. A recipient of UICC, ICRETT fellowship to carry out part of her Ph.D. work at Institute of Molecular Medicine, Sir John Radcliff Hospital, IMM, OXFORD, UK. Also, she was a recipient of CSIR and ICMR fellowships for Post-Doctoral Research at Osmania University and Centre for DNA Finger Printing and Diagnostics (CDFD). She worked in the capacity of group leader in the clinical Reference lab (CRL) at VIMTA LIFE SCIENCES, Hyderabad and in (R&D) at BIOGENEX LIFE SCIENCES, Hyderabad. Apart from this, she holds a PG diploma in Patent law from NALSAR University Hyderabad, Advanced biotechnology patents from WIPO and practical training from Indian Institute of Patent and Trade mark Hyderabad. She is actively involved in giving guest lectures and workshops in IPR for biotechnology and life science students. She was a visiting faculty for National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research (NIPER), Hyderabad. She is also a registered Patent Agent with the registration number: IN/PA-3615.

Mr. A.P. Ramaswamy

Co-founder & Director : A Mechanical engineer by Profession, he graduated from Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu in the year 1964. He started his career from Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) and after a short stint joined as a Graduate trainee with Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) and served there till 1970. His career graph took an upward trend after he joined India’s one of prestigious public sector companies, the Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) where he served for nearly a decade till 1980. Subsequent to this, he moved over to National thermal power corporation (NTPC) and worked for nearly 25 years in various senior level positions and super-annuated as Regional Executive Director, Southern region. Being a strong believer and follower of Vethathiri Maharishi’s principles, he is presently teaching Manavakalai in schools and colleges for the last 13 years. He has also obtained master’s degree in Human Excellence from Bharathiar University.


Technical Associate: Karthick completed his B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT-Madras in 2014 followed by MS in Nanotechnology from University of Pennsylvania in 2016 and MS in Chemical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2018. At University of Pennsylvania, he performed research in application of Filomicelle Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, which was awarded a prestigious research grant by the Nano-Bio Interface Center for his thesis proposal and resulted in a publication in Nanomedicine. Karthick moved to India after his higher education and worked in a Nutraceutical Manufacturing company in Salem, Tamil Nadu, where he spearheaded engineering projects which ranged from new biofuel based steam production to bioreactor based water treatment plant where he delivered key project milestones. He later gained experience as a Sales associate in a logistics firm in Mumbai, where he gained exposure to import-export trade. He is currently engaged with Chrogene Aarogyam Biotech Private Limited in development of medical device.

Our first Project entitled " NON-INVASIVE POINT OF CARE DIAGNOSTICS FOR SICKLE CELL DISEASE " has received its funding from BIRAC-BIG.