Christian Scharenberg, MD, is a physician-scientist who obtained his medical degree from the University of Marburg, Germany. He conducted his medical thesis at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA and worked as a post-doc at the Department of Anatomy at the University of Marburg before moving to Sweden for his residency in internal medicine. He is currently finishing his PhD at HERM.
He splits his time between being a clinical hematologist at Skaraborgs Hospital in Skövde and conducting research on hematopoietic stem cells in del(5q) MDS. His main research project is focused on trying to elucidate what constitutes the clonal advantage of the MDS stem cell.