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Melvyn Little

Melvyn Little, British, German biochemist. North Atlantic Treaty Organization grantee, 1979, German Research Community grantee, 1985. Member German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Biological Chemistry.

Background

  • Little, Melvyn was born on January 6, 1945 in Manchester, England. Son of Kenneth and Irene (Wolstencroft) Little.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical with honors, University College North Wales, Bangor, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University College North Wales, Bangor, 1970. Postdoctoral study, Habilitation, University Heidelberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1985.

    Career

    • Research associate Max Planck Institute for Cell Biology, Wilhelmshaven, Federal Republic Germany, 1970-1975. With German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, since 1975. Instructor biochemistry University Heidelberg, since 1986.

      Research biochemist Palmer Station Antartica, 1987.

    Works

    • Editor Mitosis: Facts and Questions, 1977. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Biological Chemistry.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, cooking, swimming, jogging, reading history.

    Connections

    • Married Sibylle Alwine Maria Gadow, March 16, 1973. Children: Christine Patricia, Bodo Kenneth.
    • father: Kenneth Little
    • mother: Irene (Wolstencroft) Little
    • spouse: Sibylle Alwine Maria Gadow
    • children: Christine Patricia Little
    • Bodo Kenneth Little
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    Born January 6, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      University College North Wales
    • 1970
      University College North Wales
    • 1985
      habilitation
    • 1970 - 1975
      Research associate, Max Planck Institute for Cell Biology
      Wilhelmshaven, Niedersachsen, Germany, Germany
    • 1975
      with German Cancer Research Center
      Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia