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Brigitte Agnes Wittmann-Liebold

Brigitte Agnes Wittmann-Liebold, German chemist, researcher. Certified chemist. Recipient analytical award Boehingerges, Munich, 1984, Edman award MPSA Conference, Kiruna, Sweden, 1990, Beckurts award Beckurts Foundation, Munich, 1997, innovation award, Potsdam, Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany, 1997. Fellow Protein Science Society, Biochemistry Society (Germany).


  • Wittmann-Liebold, Brigitte Agnes was born on March 28, 1931 in Gotha, Thueringen, Germany. Daughter of Georg and Friedel (Richter) L.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Chemistry, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Munich, 1959. Habilitation (honorary), University Berlin, 1984.


    • Scientific assistant Max-Planck Institute, Munich, 1960-1961, Tuebingen, 1961-1967, research group leader Berlin, 1967-1990, Max-Delbrueck Center, Berlin, since 1990. Committee member International Conferences on Methods in Protein Chemistry, 1990. Director Wittmann Institute of Technology and Analysis Biomolecules Institute, WITA GmbH, Teltow, Germany, since 1992, WITA Proteomics AG., Teltow, Germany, Conseguence GmbH, Telsoro, Germany.

    Major achievements

    • Certified chemist.


    • Editor several books. Contributor over 400 articles on protein science to professional journals. Patentee in field.


    Fellow Protein Science Society, Biochemistry Society (Germany).



    Music, sports.


    • Married Heinz-Guenter Wittmann (deceased 1990). Children: Beate, Carsten-Georg.
    • father: Georg L.
    • mother: Friedel (Richter) L.
    • spouse: Heinz-Guenter Wittmann
    • children: Beate Wittmann-Liebold
    • Carsten-Georg Wittmann-Liebold
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    Born March 28, 1931
    • 1958
      University Tuebingen
    • 1959
      University Munich
    • 1984
      University Berlin
    • 1960 - 1961
      Science assistant, Max-Planck Institute
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1961 - 1967
      Science assistant, Max-Planck Institute
    • 1990
      Science assistant, Max-Planck Institute
      Berlin, Germany, Germany