The tele-genetics project of the Human Genetics Unit was shortlisted for awards under e-Health category at the Manthan Awards 2008. Manthan Awards is awarded in various categories to the best internet based content (e-content) developed in the South Asian Region. This year there were 286 applications of which 67 were shortlisted for awards; including the tele-genetics project. The award ceremony was held on 18 October 2008 in New Delhi, India. The award in the e-Health category was won by an Indian website.

Read more on the launch of the Tele-Genetics project here