About Us

ICGA Foundation is a not-for-profit, public-private-philanthropic partnership set up as a Section 8 Company to host the 

Indian Cancer Genome Atlas (ICGA) Project.

In 2020-21, ICGA was initiated by forming a national consortium of government agencies, cancer hospitals, academic institutions, and private sector partners in India. The ICGA is a long-term collaborative effort between cancer scientists, basic researchers, onco-clinicians, data scientists, and technology providers to facilitate precision medicine and improve translational cancer research in India. Read more..

Mission Statement

To create an indigenously developed, open-source, comprehensive database of molecular profiles of all cancers prevalent in Indian populations. Specifically, the goal is to characterize the genomic, transcriptomic, epigenetic and proteomic features of Indian cancers using advanced, next-generation multi-omics technologies. 

Board of Directors

Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Suveera Dhup

  • Dr. M. Vidyasagar, IIT Hyderabad, India
  • Dr. Sunil Badve, Emory University, USA
  • Dr. S. V. S. Deo, AIIMS Delhi, India

  • Dr. Sudeep Gupta, ACTREC, Mumbai
  • Dr. Sunil Badve, Emory University, USA
  • Dr. L. S. Shashidhara, NCBS, IISER Pune, India
  • Dr. Shekhar Mande, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India
  • Dr. Shantanu Chowdhury, CSIR-IGIB, Delhi, India
  • Dr. Anguraj Sadanandam, Institute of Cancer Research, UK
  • Dr. Suveera Dhup, COO, ICGA Foundation (Foundation Representative)
  • Dr. Madhura Kulkarni, PCCM, Pune (Convenor)

  • All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
  • All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Nagpur
  • Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) Pune
  • Ashoka University, Sonipat
  • Cachar Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, Silchar
  • Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi
  • Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune
  • Council Of Scientific And Industrial Research (CSIR) HQ
  • CSIR–Centre For Cellular And Molecular Biology (CSIR–CCMB)
  • CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB)
  • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune
  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad
  • National Center For Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bengaluru
  • National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune
  • Prashanti Cancer Care Mission (PCCM), Pune
  • Pune Knowledge Cluster (PKC), Pune
  • R.L. Jalappa Institute of Oncology associated with Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College and Hospital, Kolar
  • Saroj Gupta Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SGCHRC), Kolkata
  • Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Center (SSCHRC), Bengaluru
  • Strand Life Sciences Private Limited (SLSPL), Bengaluru
  • The Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC)/ Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), Mumbai
  • Vyas Cancer Research Private Limited (VCR Park), Visakhapatnam

  • Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC)
  • Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC)
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI)

  • Dr. Sunil Badve, Emory University, USA
  •  Dr. Ujjaini Dasgupta, Amity University, Haryana
  • Dr. S. Bette, Quasitum Inc.
  • Dr. Anand Deshpande, Persistent Systems
  • Dr. Mohit Kumar Jolly, IISc, Bengaluru
  • Dr. C. B. Koppiker, PCCM, Pune
  • Mr. Rizwan Koita, Koita Foundation, Pune
  • Dr. Ashutosh Kothari, Oncosurgeon, UK
  • Dr. Madhura Kulkarni, PCCM, Pune
  • Dr. Chinta Mani, VMMC, Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi
  • Dr. Shekhar C Mande, SPPU, Pune
  • Dr. Ravi Mehrotra, CHIP Foundation, Delhi
  • Dr. Jyothi Prabhu, SJRI, Bengaluru
  • Dr. S. Roychoudhury, SGCHRC, Kolkata
  • Dr. Anguraj Sadanandam, ICR, UK
  • Dr. L. S. Shashidhara, NCBS, IISER Pune
  • Dr. M. Vidyasagar, IIT Hyderabad


FY 21-22: Click here to download Annual Report