Doctor of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1978. Doctor of Science, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1986.
Clinician Heim Pál Children's Hospital, Budapest, 1971-1973. Researcher National Institute Vaccines, 1973-1975. Research fellow, department tumor biology Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1975-1977.
Head laboratory immunology National Institute Oncology, Budapest, 1977-1982. Research fellow, department immunology Paterson Laboratory, Manchester, England, 1982-1983. Head department immunology National Institute Oncology, Budapest, 1983-1999.
Vice president research United Cancer Research Institute, Alexandria, Virginia, 1997-1999. With Alfréd Rényi Mathematics Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, since 1999. Visiting professor experimental immunology branch National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1993-1994.
Member New York Academy Sciences.
Married Éva Marton, March 24, 1973. Children: Tamás, Évirginia.