Marcos J.G. de Lima, MD

Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
School of Medicine
Hematopoietic and Immune Cancer Biology Program
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

Research Information

Research Interests

A dedicated researcher, Dr. de Lima has extensive experience in developing and conducting clinical trials in the context of stem cell transplantation for cancers beginning in blood-borne tissue, bone marrow or in the cells of the immune system. His research focuses on strategies to expand transplantation of blood stem cells from one patient to another and in the treatment and prevention of post-transplant leukemia relapse.
Dr. de Lima has approximately 230 published manuscripts and has written chapters for nearly a dozen textbooks. He is currently the acute leukemia working group co-chair, Center for International Bone Marrow Transplant Research.

External Appointments

Director, Bone Marrow Transplant
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Director, Hematologic Malignancies and Stem Cell Transplant Program
University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center


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