'Understanding the development of pancreatic cancer will emerge from basic research'. An interview with Prof. Hans G. Beger. Interviewed by Martin E. Fernandez-Zapico

Pancreatology. 2005;5(2-3):116-8. doi: 10.1159/000085262. Epub 2005 Apr 20.


Prof. Hans Beger is a worldwide-recognized pancreatologist in the treatment of pancreatic diseases. He led the way in pancreatic surgery with the development of a classic intervention: the Beger procedure for the treatment of chronic pancreatitis. In this interview for Pancreatology Prof. Beger shares his life experiences as a scientist in pancreatic research.

Publication types

  • Interview

MeSH terms

  • Biomedical Research / trends*
  • Gastroenterology / trends*
  • Humans
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms / etiology*
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms / physiopathology*
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms / surgery