Kim Luu, PhD

Kim Luu is the Head of Process Development at Talaris, where she brings over 15 years of experience in biotechnology development.  Dr. Luu joined Talaris in early 2021 from Atara Biotherapeutics where she served as Senior Director of Analytical Development and CMC Lead for CAR-T Program Development.  In that role, she oversaw the development and implementation of the analytical strategy for the entirety of the product pipeline from pre-clinical to pivotal/commercial cell therapies.  Dr. Luu was previously employed by Bellicum Pharmaceuticals as the Director of Analytical Development and Quality Control overseeing the development/validation of methods, and testing/release of viral vectors and engineered cell products.  Dr. Luu holds a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Stony Brook University.