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Pioneering India's first cell and gene therapy


To be a Leader in Cell & Gene Therapy through
Translational Research in India & beyond 

About ImmunoACT


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Our spectrum of expertise facilitates a minimalistic approach in developing cell and gene therapy in a pursuit to reach the unreachable

Accessible and affordable to all

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Our clinical collaboration and one-of-a-kind CAR design  platform enable us to develop novel, robust, and smarter immune cells

Cutting-edge research

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We have developed a full-stack company with domain-specific knowledge and state-of-the-art facilities for commercialisation

Transforming ideas to reality

Prof. Rahul Purwar, PhD

Founder & CEO


Atharva Karulkar, PhD


Head-Scientific programs

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Shirish Arya

Director -  Corporate Strategy &        Business Development

Meet the Team

Meet the Team
Advisory Board

Scientific Advisory Board

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  • Expert on CAR-T for solid tumor

Dr. Avery D Posey, PhD

Assistant Professor

Parker Institute of Cancer Immunotherapy,

University of Pennsylvania, USA

Dr. Gaurav Narula, MD
  • Leading 1st CAR-T trial of paediatric B-ALL in India

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Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai


Parker Institute of Cancer Immunotherapy, University of Pennsylvania, USA

  • Pioneer of world's 1st CAR-T cell therapy

Advisory Board

Scientific Advisory Board

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Dr. Nirali Shah, MD

Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA

Dr. Sattva Neelapu, MD
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  • Pioneer in Clinical Studies of CAR-T Cell Therapy

Head of the Hematologic Malignancies Section of the Pediatric Oncology Branch at National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH, USA.

  • Expert in cancer immunotherapy, including CAR-T Cell therapy for pediatric leukemia.

Advisory Board

Business Advisory Board

Dr. Satyanarayana Chava
Founder & CEO, Laurus Labs

Founded philanthropic organizations -  Global University Foundation and Global Health technology life sciences university.


Former COO of Matrix Laboratories, recognized with many prestigious awards including India Pharma Leader Award 2021 and BT Best CEO award (pharma) - 2022 amongst others

Dr. Ravindranath Kancherla
Chairman & MD, Global Hospitals

Innovation Partners

Innovation Partners
Bench to bedside translation – best in class partners
  • Top rank engineering institute in India

  • Institute of Eminence status from Government of India

  • R&D Partner for technology development

  • India's  largest cancer care center

  • Leader in basic, translational and clinical cancer research

  • Partner for clinical trial and subsequent clinical studies

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