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Yvan Paul Ischer

Yvan Paul Ischer, Belgian biologist, educator. Achievements include research in the regulation of glucose transport and metabolism, especially in heart muscle cells. Recipient Research award German Diabetes Association, 1991.

Background

  • Ischer, Yvan Paul was born on January 12, 1959 in Verviers, Belgium. Son of Albert and Marie-Ghislaine (Begond) F.

  • Education

    • Degree in biology, Aachen University of Technology, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Aachen University of Technology, 1990. Habilitation, Aachen University of Technology, 1997.

    Career

    • Research associate development physiology Aachen University, 1982-1983, researcher Department Insulin Research, 1984-1985, head research group fundamental research, 1987-2000, assistant professor, 1991-1997, lecturer, since 1997. Research fellow Hormones and Metabolism Research Unit International Institute Cellular and Molecuar Pathology, Brussels, 1985-1987. Group leader in pharmacology Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Hannover, Germany, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in the regulation of glucose transport and metabolism, especially in heart muscle cells.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Endocrinology, Bio-chemical Journal, American Journal Physiology, Journal Biological Chemistry.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, European Association for the Study of Diabetes (chairman study group control metabolism and insulin action 1994-1995), International Society Heart Research, German Society Physiology, German Cardiac Society, American Physiological Society, Amnesty International.

    Connections

    • Married Nicola Streuter, February 25, 1960. Children: Sarina, Maïté.
    • father: Albert F.
    • mother: Marie-Ghislaine (Begond) F.
    • spouse: Nicola Streuter
    • children: Sarina Ischer
    • Maïté Ischer
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    Born January 12, 1959
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    • 1985
      Aachen University of Technology
    • 1990
      Aachen University of Technology
    • 1997
      Aachen University of Technology
    • 1985 - 1987
      research fellow, Hormones and Metabolism Research Unit International Institute Cellular and Molecuar Pathology
      Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
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