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Regine Christiane Witkowski

Regine Christiane Witkowski, German geneticist. Decorated Bundesverdienstkreuz (Germany). Fellow Royal Society Medicine; member New York Academy of Sciences, Hungarian Society Human Genetics.

Background

  • Witkowski, Regine Christiane was born on July 12, 1934 in Chemnitz, Germany.

  • Education

    • Doctor rerum naturalium, Humboldt-University, 1961.

    Career

    • Scientific assistant, resident Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, 1958-1960. Postdoctoral Humboldt University, Berlin, 1961-1974, senior assistant, 1974-1976, head department, 1976-1988, director Institute Medical Genetics, Medical School, since 1988.

    Works

    • Author: Lexikon der Syndrome und Fehlbildungen, Ursachen, Genetik und Risiken, 1974, 5th edition, 1995, Einfuhrung in die Klinsche Genetik, 1977, 80, 82, 89.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal Society Medicine. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Hungarian Society Human Genetics.

    Personality

    Interests

    Roman architecture, ornithology, botanics.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Erhard Alexander and Käthe (Lang) Kasten. Divorced; children: Susanne, Katharina.
    • father: Erhard Alexander Kasten
    • mother: Käthe (Lang) Kasten
    • children: Susanne Witkowski
    • Katharina Witkowski
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    Born July 12, 1934
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    • 1961
      Humboldt-University
    • 1958 - 1960
      Scientific assistant, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University
      Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
    • 1958 - 1960
      resident, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University
      Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
    • 1961 - 1974
      postdoctoral Humboldt University
      Berlin, Germany, Germany

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