Bachelor of Arts, University Missouri, 1935. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1938, Doctor of Philosophy., 1940. Chemist Maltbie laboratories, Newark, 1940-1944.
Assistant laboratory director George A. Breon Company, Kansas City, Missoury, 1944-1947. With Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City, 1948-1982, principal biochemist, 1964-1969, senior advisor for biology, 1969-1977, principal advisor for biology, 1977-1982.
Born April 5, 1913