Department of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Medical School of Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Axel Haverich is a heart surgeon and transplant specialist. His research focuses on Heart and lung surgery as well as lung transplants and tissue regeneration. For patients with heart defects, he has made a biological heart valve that goes with the patient. He researches the development of other renewable organs and new ones Therapies for the treatment of cardiovascular and respiratory diseases.