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Prof. Rahul Purwar is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. 

A pioneer in cancer immunotherapy and skin immunology research, he holds a PhD degree in Molecular Medicine from Hannover Medical School, Germany and has completed his Post-Doctoral training from Harvard Medical School, USA. He has worked as a Scientist at the Department of Translational Medicine, ImmunoGen, Inc. at Waltham, USA. His research work is published in highly prestigious journals like Nature Medicine, Journal of Immunology etc. He has been felicitated with several awards, one of which is the Melissa K. Bambino Memorial Award by The Skin Cancer Foundation, USA.