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Horst Meyer

Horst Meyer, German pharmaceutical company executive. Named Honorary Professor Munster University, Federal Republic Germany, 1987; Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik AG fellow, 1964-1966, Industrial Chemistry Association Germany fellow, 1967-1969; grantee University Heidelberg, 1967. Member German Chemical Society (board directors division medicinal chemistry since 1985).


  • Meyer, Horst was born on November 18, 1942 in Mannheim, Southwest, Germany. Came to the United States, 1987. Son of Kurt and Erna (Bley) Meyer.

  • Education

    • Diploma in chemistry, Heidelberg University, Federal Republic Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Heidelberg University, Federal Republic Germany, 1969.


    • Research chemist Bayer AG, Pharmaceutical Division, Wuppertal, Federal Republic Germany, 1969-1975, head section Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1978, director Federal Republic Germany, 1978-1984, vice president Federal Republic Germany, 1984-1986. Executive vice president Miles Inc., Elkhart, Indiana, since 1987, also board directors. President Molecular Therapeutics, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1987.

      Board directors Molecular Diagnostics, West Haven.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.


    Member German Chemical Society (board directors division medicinal chemistry since 1985).



    Hiking, cross country skiing, model trains, classical music.


    • Married Gudrun Meissner, August 11, 1973 (divorced 1975). Married Brigitte Schuh, March 11, 1977. Children: RenĂ©, Linda.
    • father: Kurt Meyer
    • mother: Erna (Bley) Meyer
    • spouses: Gudrun Meissner
    • Brigitte Schuh
    • children: RenĂ© Meyer
    • Linda Meyer
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    Born November 18, 1942
    (age 75)
    • 1967
      Heidelberg University
    • 1969
      Heidelberg University
    • 1969 - 1975
      Research chemist, Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
      Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1987
      executive, vice president Miles Incorporated
      Elkhart, Indiana, United States