Steffen Koschmieder

Professor Steffen Koschmieder is Professor of Translational Hematology and Oncology, Head of the Clinical Hematology Laboratory, and Attending Physician in the Department of Medicine (Oncology, Hematology, and Stem Cell Transplantation) at the University of Aachen, Germany. He is board-certified for Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, and Hemostaseology. He has received his medical training at the Universities of Bochum, Mainz, Dijon, Houston, Salt Lake City, Frankfurt, and Münster as well as the Harvard Institutes of Medicine in Boston where he was a postdoctoral fellow in Prof. Daniel Tenen´s group. His group has made significant contributions to the field of Myeloid Leukemias through basic and clinical research, including the elucidation of critical mechanisms of leukemia pathogenesis and progression, generation of tetracycline-inducible transgenic models of disease, characterization of leukemic stem cell populations as well as the development of novel treatment approaches.

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This book comprises a series of chapters from experts in the field of diagnosis and treatment of myeloid leukemias from all over the world, including America, Europe, Africa and Asia. It contains both reviews on clinical aspects of acute (AML) and chronic myeloid leukemias (CML) and original publications covering specific clinical aspects of these important diseases. Covering the specifics of myeloid leukemia epidemiology, diagnosis, risk stratification and management by authors from different parts of the world, this book will be of interest to experienced hematologists as well as physicians in training and students from all around the globe.

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