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Georges Edgar René Jolles

Georges Edgar René Jolles, Austrian scientist. Recipient Galien award Medecine Mondiale, 1973; laurcate of the French Academy of Sciences, 1993; named Knight of French National Order Merit. Member American Chemical Society, International Society Chemotherapy, Society Chimique de France, Societe de Chimie Biologique, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Jolles, Georges Edgar René was born on April 10, 1929 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Henri and Marguerite (Weinber) Jolles.

  • Education

    • Graduate University Louvain, 1953-1954, University Wisconsin, 1954-1955.

    Career

    • Research associate Rhone-Poulenc Group, Paris, 1956-1970, director pharmaceutical research, 1970-1976, research director health division, 1976-1982, science director, since 1982. Member French National Research Council, 1970-1980.

    Works

    • Author: Histochimie Normale et Pathologique, 1969, Drug Design, Fact or Fantasy?, 1984, Immunostimulants, Now and Tomorrow, 1987, In Vitro Methods in Toxicology, 1992, neurodegenerative diseases, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Chemical Society, International Society Chemotherapy, Society Chimique de France, Societe de Chimie Biologique, New York Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Bernadette Bergeret, July 4, 1959. Children: Charles, Francois, Brigitte.
    • father: Henri Jolles
    • mother: Marguerite (Weinber) Jolles
    • spouse: Bernadette Bergeret
    • children: Charles Jolles
    • Francois Jolles
    • Brigitte Jolles
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