The research team of Lukas Kenner received the prestigious Novartis-Award of the German Society of Pathology (Deutschen Gesellschaft für Pathologie e.V., DGP) for their outstanding work entitled „PDGFR blockade is a rational and effective therapy for NPM-ALK-driven lymphomas" published in Nature Medicine. Former co-worker Dr. Laimer received the award personally on June 12 in Berlin during the 98th annual meeting of the DGP.
Lukas Kenner is deputy director of the LBI-CR and recently became Professor and head of unit for pathology of laboratory animals at the Clinical Institute of Pathology at the Medical University Vienna (MUW) and at at the Department for Pathobiology at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna (VetMedUni). His team consists of researchers from the LBI-CR, the MUW and VetMedUni.
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