Otto Roth Award 2019

  • Witte, David (Award Recipient)

Prize: Awards of the University of Luebeck

General Description

Dr. David Witte is awarded for his outstanding doctoral thesis on "Regulation of TGF-ß 1 signal transduction in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells by Rac 1b and PAR2".

The Otto Roth Award is the Medical Faculty`s annual award for an outstanding doctoral thesis donated by the Society of the University`s Alumni with an amount of 2.500 Euros.
It is named after Professor Otto Roth (1863-1944), the University`s first specialized surgeon. He became head of the Clinic of Surgery in Luebeck`s General Hospital (1897-1933) and collaborated with Heinrich Dräger (1847-1917) for the development of the world world-famous Dräger-Roth anaesthetic apparatus, allowing the thrive of modern anaesthesiology.
Degree of recognitionLocal
Granting OrganisationsVerein der Alumni, Freunde und Förderer der Universität zu Lübeck e. V.

Awarded at event

Event titleUniversity Awards 2019
LocationRathaus der Hansestadt Lübeck, Lübeck, GermanyShow on map
Period07.11.2019