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Franz-Christian Czygan

Franz-Christian Czygan, German pharmaceutical biology and botany educator. Member many German and International Societies of Botany, Plant Physiology, Plant Research, Phytotherapy, Pharmacy and Phytochemistry.

Background

  • Czygan, Franz-Christian was born on October 25, 1934 in Königsberg (i.Pr.), Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Gertrud (Weyher) Czygan.

  • Education

    • Licensed pharmacist, University Marburg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Plant Physiology, University Marburg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1963. Dr honoris causa, Kant.

      University, Kaliningrad, Russia, 2000.

    Career

    • Habilitation University Erlangen, Federal Republic of Germany, 1967. Professor botany and pharmaceutical biology Institute of Botany & Pharmaceutical Biology Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1972—2000. Head, co-director Universität Würzburg, Federal Republic of Germany, professor pharmaceutical biology and botany, member research group, since 1995.

      Guest professor.pharmacy Kaliningrad, Russia, 1997.

    Works

    • Editor, author: Pigments in Plants second edition, 1980, Biogene Arzneistoffe, 1984. Co-author: Teedrogen und Phytopharmaka, 4th edition, 2002. Co-author: (with Kaiser) Blattwerk-Medical Plants in Water-Colors and Lyrics, 1989, Problems of Kloster Medizin, History of Plants.

      Editor: Zeitschr. F. Phytotherapie.

      Contributor 450 articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member many German and International Societies of Botany, Plant Physiology, Plant Research, Phytotherapy, Pharmacy and Phytochemistry.

    Connections

    • Married Isolde Wehner, September 1, 1962. Children: Michael, Martin, Markus.
    • father: Wilhelm Czygan
    • mother: Gertrud (Weyher) Czygan
    • spouse: Isolde Wehner
    • children: Michael Czygan
    • Martin Czygan
    • Markus Czygan
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    Born October 25, 1934
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    • 1960
      University Marburg
    • 1963
      University Marburg
    • 1967
      Habilitation University Erlangen
    • 1972
      professor, botany and pharmaceutical biology Institute of Botany & Pharmaceutical Biology University W+-rzburg
      Germany
    • 1995
      head
    • 1997
      guest Professor.pharmacy Kaliningrad
      Russia, Ohio, United States