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Peter Bannasch

Peter Bannasch, German pathologist, researcher. Member of Society for Histochemistry, Society for Toxicol. Pathology, American Association for Cancer Research, German Society for Cancer, German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Pathology, European Association Pathology, European Association Cancer Research (president 1987-1993).

Background

  • Bannasch, Peter was born on April 14, 1934 in Biebergemund, Hessen, Germany. Son of Hans and Ruth (Trebst) Bannasch.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Freiburg, Germany, 1960.

    Career

    • Scientific assistant Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1963-1968, lecturer pathology Germany, 1968-1973. Professor pathology University Heidelberg, Germany, since 1973. Head division cell pathology German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, 1973-1999, chairman science council, 1981-1984, 87-88, trustee, 1996-1999.

      Guest professor University Xi'an, China, 2000. Chairman Alumni DKFZ, Heidelberg, 2002-2010. Visiting professor University Wuhan, China, 2005.

    Works

    • Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis and Clinical Management
    • Do you manage patients with prostate cancer? Could you use an expert guide examining all possible management options? Prostate Cancer: diagnosis and clinical management providesurologists and oncologists of all levels with up-to-date, evidence-based guidance to the diagnosis, treatment and clinical management of a disease which accounts for a quarter of all cancers affecting men.
    • Editor: Liver Cancer, 1978, 89, Cancer Risks, 1987, Cancer Treatment, 1989, Cancer Diagnosis, 1992, Pathology of Neoplasia and Preneoplasia in Rodents, 1994, 97, Cell Growth and Oncogenesis, 1998. Author: The Cytoplasm of Hepatocytes During Carcinogenesis, 1968. Contributor numerous articles to science and professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Society for Histochemistry, Society for Toxicol. Pathology, American Association for Cancer Research, German Society for Cancer, German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Pathology, European Association Pathology, European Association Cancer Research (president 1987-1993).

    Connections

    • Married Helga Wende; children: Christophr, Bettina, Daniel.
    • father: Hans Bannasch
    • mother: Ruth (Trebst) Bannasch
    • spouse: Helga Wende
    • children: Christophr Bannasch
    • Bettina Bannasch
    • Daniel Bannasch
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    Born April 14, 1934
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    • 1960
      University Freiburg
    • 1963 - 1968
      Science assistant, University W+-rzburg
      Germany
    • 1973
      professor, pathology University Heidelberg
      Germany
    • 1973 - 1999
      head, division cell pathology German Cancer Research Center
      Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia