A pioneer in stem cell transplantation across Latin America
DKMS Stiftung Leben Spenden (DKMS Foundation for Giving Life) honors Professor Ricardo Pasquini’s outstanding achievements in hematology with the DKMS Mechtild Harf Science Award 2022. The Brazilian physician pioneered hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in Brazil and Latin America, and with his work on aplastic anemia and chronic myelogenous leukemia, he has made seminal contributions to the international development of tyrosine kinase inhibitors. Pasquini is the 21st recipient of the annual €10,000 prize, which recognizes excellent scientific work of internationally renowned physicians in the field of stem cell donation and transplantation.
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