Octavio Augusto Ceva Antunes

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: chair professor of chemistry and pharmaceutical studies at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro who had wrote more than 200 award-winning articles that had been published in specialized journals, five books, and one book chapter during his veteran academic career, and who had recently served as a consultant to the World Health Organization (WHO) in the production of anti-HIV/AIDS virus.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: 1952

 

Died: June 1, 2009

 

Location: Fernando de Noronha, Brazil