IMMUST PRO, an immunity modulator based on CSIR-IHBT technology, was launched by M/s Vigada Care Private Ltd, New Delhi, on 16 July 2021. Dr Sanjay Kumar, Director, CSIR-IHBT, launched the product in the presence of the company’s founder, Mr Amit Mandahar and co-founder Mr Rohit Sharma and Ms Deepika Chaudhary.
On this occasion, Dr K.K. Sharma (Advisor), Dr Arun Chandan (Regional Director, Research Institute in Indian Systems of Medicine, National Medicinal Plants Board), Dr Shashi Bhushan (Principal Scientist, CSIR-IHBT), Dr Sukhjinder Singh (Sr Scientist CSIR-IHBT), Dr Kuldeep Singh (Scientist CSIR-IHBT) and persons from press & media were also present.
Dr Sanjay Kumar talked about the technology and informed that this formulation is based on easily available bioresources and listed by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). It has a unique combination of tea, herbs and spices, which has been tested through preclinical trials for immunity modulation.