(1916 - 1978)
Médico cirujano. Contribuyó al desarrollo de la cirugía experimental y del trasplante de órganos en Cuba. Se dedicó también a los estudios de Cibernética aplicada a la Medicina y gran parte de su esfuerzo lo consagró a la urgente tarea de reformar los hospitales universitarios y al propio Plan de estudios de la Facultad de Medicina.
Third World Academy of Sciences’ Award to Cuban Young
2001 | Dr. Lázaro Hernández García in Biological Sciences

Agronomic Engineer graduated from the Advanced Institute de Agricultural Sciences of Havana in 1985.

Doctor in Biological Sciences. In December from1999 he defended his dissertation: "Levanasacarasa de Acetobacterdiazotrophicus: biochemical identification and characterizations and genetics".

He holds the position of Head of the Laboratory of Plant-microorganisms interactions, of Plants Division from the Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering.

He has mainly worked in the following projects: Metabolism of fructans in Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus and resistance to fungal diseases in plants.