Matthias Platzer, German biotechnologist, researcher.
Platzer, Matthias was born on September 26, 1954 in Weimar, Thuringia, Germany. Son of Ilse and Hans Platzer.
Head of genome analysis department Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Jena, Germany, since 2000.
Married Cornelia Specht, September 26, 1955. Children: Konrad, Felix.