Volker A. Brinkmann
Volker A. Brinkmann, German biologist. Achievements include discovery of neutrophil extracellular traps as novel defense mechanism against pathogens.
Brinkmann, Volker A. was born on October 23, 1959 in Hagen, Germany. Son of Augustin and Gertrud Brinkmann.
Abitur, Theodor-Heuss-Gymnasium, Hagen, 1978. Doctor rer. national in Biology, Freie University Berlin, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy, Robert-Koch-Institute, Berlin, 1993.
Postdoctoral Max Delbrück Centrum Molekulare Medizin, Berlin, 1993—1998. Group leader Max-Planck-Institute Infection Biology, since 1998.
Achievements include discovery of neutrophil extracellular traps as novel defense mechanism against pathogens.
Married Stella-Kathrin Mühlhausen. Children: Luis Ar, Stella-Lucia.
Luis Ar Brinkmann