Dr. Umang G Thakkar, DCH - Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Institute of Transplantation Sciences - Associate Prof.

Dr. Umang G Thakkar

DCH

Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Institute of Transplantation Sciences

Associate Prof.

Ahmedabad, Gujarat | India

Main Specialties: Pediatrics

Additional Specialties: General pediatrics as well as neonatology

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Dr. Umang G Thakkar, DCH - Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Institute of Transplantation Sciences - Associate Prof.

Dr. Umang G Thakkar

DCH

Introduction

Dr. Umang G Thakkar got his DCH (Paediatrics) from India and has 14.5 year experience in the field of regenerative medicine. Currently he is working at G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre (IKDRC) - Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Ahmedabad, India. His research interests are stem cell therapy for treatment of various neurological disorders, cardiac disorders, autoimmune diseases like type-1 diabetes mellitus, systemic lupus erythematous etc. He has > 40 publications in various medical journals. He is included as editorial board member as well as reviewer in various journals. He wrote the book on stem cell therapy for glomerular diseases in Editions Universitaires Europeennes by Omni Scriptum GmbH & Co. KG; and also wrote a book chapter on Stem cell therapy for type-1 diabetes mellitus by Phuc Van Pham (Editor) in “Pancreas, Kidney and Skin Regeneration- STEM CELLS IN CLINICAL APPLICATION” (Springer international publishing AG 2017). He has also attended national and international conferences and presented the research papers. He received the Government Scholarship and distinguished Awards in the past. He was granted a ‘Young Investigator Award in TTS 2016’ at HONG KONG, for his research paper: Stem cell therapy as an emerging modality for post-traumatic paraplegia and for renal parenchymal diseases.

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Primary Affiliation: Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Institute of Transplantation Sciences - Ahmedabad, Gujarat , India

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12Publications

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16PubMed Central Citations

Urinary Screening for Early Detection of Kidney Diseases.

Indian J Pediatr 2018 08 23;85(8):607-612. Epub 2017 Nov 23.

Department of Pathology, Lab Medicine, Transfusion Services & Immunohematology, G.R. Doshi and K.M Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (IKDRC-ITS), Civil Hospital Campus, Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380016, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12098-017-2494-yDOI Listing
August 2018
13 Reads
0.920 Impact Factor

Should we practice stem cell therapy for type 1 diabetes mellitus as precision medicine?

Cytotherapy 2017 05 2;19(5):574-576. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Department of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre (IKDRC), Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Gujarat, India; Nephrology and Transplantation Medicine, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre, Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2017.02.001DOI Listing
May 2017
103 Reads
3.293 Impact Factor

Stem cell therapy: An emerging modality in glomerular diseases.

Cytotherapy 2017 03 12;19(3):333-348. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Department of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy, Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre (IKDRC)-Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India; Department of Nephrology and Transplantation Medicine, Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre (IKDRC)-Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2016.11.003DOI Listing
March 2017
11 Reads
1 Citation
3.293 Impact Factor

Stem cell therapy emerging as the key player in treating type 1 diabetes mellitus.

Cytotherapy 2016 09 14;18(9):1077-86. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

Department of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre, Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2016.06.006DOI Listing
September 2016
7 Reads
2 Citations
3.293 Impact Factor

Persistent mullerian duct syndrome presenting as retractile testis with hypospadias: A rare entity.

World J Clin Cases 2016 Jun;4(6):151-4

Aruna V Vanikar, Lovelesh A Nigam, Rashmi D Patel, Kamal V Kanodia, Kamlesh S Suthar, Department of Pathology, Lab Medicine, Transfusion Services and Immunohematology, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre-Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Gujarat University of Transplantation Sciences, Civil Hospital Campus, Asarwa, Ahmedabad 380016, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v4.i6.151DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4909461PMC
June 2016
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Infusion of autologous adipose tissue derived neuronal differentiated mesenchymal stem cells and hematopoietic stem cells in post-traumatic paraplegia offers a viable therapeutic approach.

Adv Biomed Res 2016 16;5:51. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, G. R. Doshi and K. M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre - Dr. H. L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2277-9175.178792DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4817398PMC
April 2016
15 Reads
3 Citations

Anaphylactoid Purpura Manifested after Acute Gastroenteritis with Severe Dehydration in an 8-Year-Old Male Child: A Case Report.

P R Health Sci J 2015 Dec;34(4):225-7

G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney diseases and Research Centre (IKDRC) and Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Civil Hospital Campus, Gujarat, India.

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December 2015
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0.670 Impact Factor

Insulin-secreting adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells with bone marrow-derived hematopoietic stem cells from autologous and allogenic sources for type 1 diabetes mellitus.

Cytotherapy 2015 Jul 11;17(7):940-7. Epub 2015 Apr 11.

Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Transfusion Services and Immunohematology, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre, Dr H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2015.03.608DOI Listing
July 2015
6 Reads
10 Citations
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Co-infusion of autologous adipose tissue derived neuronal differentiated mesenchymal stem cells and bone marrow derived hematopoietic stem cells, a viable therapy for post-traumatic brachial plexus injury: a case report.

Biomed J 2014 Jul-Aug;37(4):237-40

Department of Stem Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine, G. R. Doshi and K. M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre and Dr. H. L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences, Civil Hospital Campus, Asarwa, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2319-4170.132893DOI Listing
May 2015
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Co-infusion of autologous adipose tissue derived insulin-secreting mesenchymal stem cells and bone marrow derived hematopoietic stem cells: viable therapy for type III.C. a diabetes mellitus.

Biomed J 2013 Nov-Dec;36(6):304-7

Department of Regenerative Medicine, G. R. Doshi and K. M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2319-4170.122898DOI Listing
September 2014
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Down syndrome with end-stage renal disease.

Indian J Clin Biochem 2013 Oct 16;28(4):429-32. Epub 2013 Feb 16.

Department of Nephrology and Clinical Transplantation, Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre, Dr H L Trivedi Institute Of Transplantation Sciences (IKDRC-ITS), Civil Hospital Campus, Ahmedabad, 380016 Gujarat India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12291-013-0308-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3783915PMC
October 2013
9 Reads

Treatment of polyglandular autoimmune syndrome type 3 using co-transplantation of insulin-secreting mesenchymal stem cells and haematopoietic stem cells.

BMJ Case Rep 2011 Sep 4;2011. Epub 2011 Sep 4.

Department of Nephrology and Transplantation Medicine, G R Doshi and K M Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre (IKDRC)-Dr H L Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bcr.07.2011.4436DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3176376PMC
September 2011
8 Reads