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David  Saitovitch

David Saitovitch

Research Fellow

Catholic University (PUCRS), Porto Alegre, Brazil

David Saitovitch is a Consultant Nephrologist and Lecturer at Catholic University (PUCRS), Porto Alegre, Brazil.

He did a DPhil in transplant immunology in the Nuffield Department of Surgery at the University of Oxford from 1992-95 He is currently undertaking a sabbatical at the University of Cambridge, and is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Evidence in Transplantation, Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is involved in 2 systematic reviews: 1. Pancreas transplantation alone vs. intensive insulin therapy in type 1 DM patients, and 2. mTOR-Inhibitors as a primary therapy in kidney transplantation.