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Dr. Karel Smetana

Senior Researcher
Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion
U nemocnice 1, Prague 4

Brief Biography:

*1930, MUDr. (M.D.) 1955, CSc. (Ph.D.) 1962, DrSc. (DSc.) 1968,Charles University Prague;, Leading Scientist, 1967 Czechosloval Academy of Sciences, Prague; Professor,  Baylor College of Medicine, 1970; Professor, Czech Rep. 1989;

Head, Dpt. of Blood Morphology and Cytology, Lab. of Ultrastruct Res., Prague, 1962; Director Inst. of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Prague, 1984, Senior Scientist ibidem, 1990 -; Chairman  Section of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Inst.of Postgraduate Medical Studies, Prague, 1985

Honorary Member of Czech Medical Soc., Czech Histochemical Soc., Czech Hematological Soc., Slovak Hematological Soc., Cech and Slovak Biological Soc.; More than 10 scientific prizes and medals.,  


Academic positions:

Chairman - Board of Cell Biology and Pathology, Charles University, Prague, Lecturer - South Bohemian University,?eské Bud?jovice


Research interests:

Cell nucleus, Nucleolus, Blood and leukemia cells


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