The seminar included Surgical Pathology cases with molecular alterations that define new entities. Other topics where Next Generation Sequencing, Digital PCR and SARS COV-2 issues were also reviewed. Professor Llomabart Bosh, did an elegant Plenary lecture in memoriam of Dr. Israel Borrajero about “The new challenges of anatomic pathology in the precision oncology era.”
The welcoming presidium was integrated by Dr. Robert Osamura, IAP president, Dr. Ray McMahon IAP Secretary, Dr. Mario Perez Peña Diaz Conti, president of the Mexican Board of Pathology and Dr. Aldo Alcaraz Wong, FEDPATMEX president.
During this opening ceremony, Dr. Osamura shared the next quoted message:
“First of all, let me congratulate you all on this successful Seminar, and I would like to express deep condolences to Dr. Israel Borrajero who passed away at the age 91. I heard that he was a Doctor of Science who had not given up in his search for the truth until his last day of life. Lately, he was working on the autopsy studies of COVID-19 patients in Cuba. Dr. Antonio Llombart Bosh, a longtime leader of IAP will give a talk later entitled “In memory of Dr. Israel Borrajero.