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Csaba Koncz

Csaba Koncz, Hungarian biologist. Achievements include research in establishment of T-DNA insertion mutagenesis. Recipient Research prize, North Rhine Westphalian Academy of Sciences, 1988. Member European Molecular Biology Organization.

Background

  • Koncz, Csaba was born on July 24, 1954 in Kecskemet, Bacs-Kiskun, Hungary. Son of János Koncz and Mária Szász.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Jozsef Attila University, Szeged, Hungary, 1977. Doctor in Biological Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 2005.

    Career

    • Project leader Max Planck Institute Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany, since 1984. Science advisor Biological Research Center Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, 1996. Member European Molecular Biology Organization, Heidelberg, Germany, 1995.

      Visiting professor Royal Holloway University London, Egham, 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in establishment of T-DNA insertion mutagenesis.

    Works

    • Editor: Methods in Arabidopsis Research, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals and conference proceedings.

    Membership

    Member European Molecular Biology Organization.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, gardening, wood carving, camping, history.

    Connections

    • Married Zsuzsanna Kálmán, July 19, 1975. 1 child, Emese.
    • father: János Koncz
    • mother: Mária Szász
    • spouse: Zsuzsanna Kálmán
    • child: Emese Koncz
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    Born July 24, 1954
    (age 63)
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    • 1977
      Jozsef Attila University
    • 2005
      Hungarian Academy Sciences
    • 1984
      Project leader, Max Planck Institute Plant Breeding Research
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1996
      science advisor, Biological Research Center Hungarian Academy Sciences
      Szeged, Hungary, Hungary

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