Dr. Josef Steiner
The Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Research Foundation

1986 1. Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Research Prize

Dr. Peter A. Cerutti

Dr. Peter A. Cerutti

Head, Department of


Swiss Institute for Experimental

Cancer Research (ISREC)

CH-1006 Epalinges s.Lausanne


Peter A. Cerutti has been an international leader for many years in the field of DNA mutagenesis and repair. His original and elegant work on the roles of oxygen radicals in carcinogenesis has opened up a new major area of cancer research.

Peter A. Cerutti was awarded as a leading scientist in the field of understanding the biochemistry of carcinogenesis.