Octavio Augusto Ceva Antunes
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
Died: June 1, 2009
Location: Fernando de Noronha, Brazil