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Axel Zeeck

Axel Zeeck, German biomolecular chemistry, educator, researcher. Recipient Max-Planck-Forschungspreis, Humboldt-Stiftung, 1994. Member Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker.

Background

  • Zeeck, Axel was born on March 31, 1939 in Rummelsburg, Pommern, Germany. Son of Günther and Gertrude (Haufschild) Zeeck.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Göttingen, Germany, 1966. Habilitation, University Göttingen, Germany, 1974.

    Career

    • University-docent University Göttingen, 1974-1980, professor, 1980—2006. Dean faculty chemistry University Göttingen, 1981-1983, vice president, 1983-1985, senator, 1989-2005.

    Works

    • Author: Chemie für Mediziner, 1990, 7th edition, 2010. Contributor over 200 articles to books and professional journals on biologically active metabolites from microorganisms. 15 patents in field.

    Membership

    Member Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker.

    Connections

    • Married Sabine C. Zeeck. 4 children.
    • father: Günther Zeeck
    • mother: Gertrude (Haufschild) Zeeck
    • spouse: Sabine C. Zeeck
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    Born March 31, 1939
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    • 1966
      University Göttingen
    • 1974
      University Göttingen

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