1 child, Elicia Ariella. Bachelor of Science in Biology with honours, State University of New York-Stony Brook, 1972, Doctor of Philosophy. in Biochemistry, 1975. Postdoctoral fellow National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Institute for Cancer Research, Philadelphia, 1975-1978.
Assistant professor biochemistry State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1978-1983, associate professor of biochemistry and pathology, since 1983, microbiology since 1987. Staff member Basel Institute for Immunology, Switzerland, 1983-1984.