It is a matter of great pride and honour for the Oncquest Laboratories Ltd., India’s leading super specialized Laboratory known for its excellence in Molecular and Clinical Diagnostic to have recently been selected as the winner of “Outstanding Cancer Diagnostic Laboratory” by ASSOCHAM India. The announcement was made at a formal felicitation ceremony and programme was held at the Hotel The Royal Plaza, Connaught Place, New Delhi.
This is the 3rd award received by the prestigious organization. Prior to this, Oncquest has received the award for” Diagnostic Service Provider of The Year” in 2015-16.Also, award for the “Cancer Diagnostic Testing Laboratory of The Year in 2016-17”.
Oncquest Laboratories Ltd. has achieved this award in the race of many renowned diagnostic laboratories and testing centers operating across India. The award was presented by Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Hon’ble Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare, Government of India.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the numbers of cancer cases is expected to rise by about 70% over the next few decades. Breast cancer is one of the most-commonly diagnosed cancer amongst women. As per a report, One in eight women usually develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. A vast majority of women are under the risk specially due to the late detection of cancer. Bringing all these issues in light along with the objective of bringing together various stakeholders working in the field of cancer, award function was organized by ASSOCHAM.