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Frank J. Talamantes

Frank J. Talamantes, biology educator. Achievements include research in biochemistry and physiology of prolactin, growth hormone and placental lactogens. Merit Research grantee National Institutes of Health. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Society Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (president since 1987).

Background

  • Talamantes, Frank J. was born on July 8, 1943.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Biology, University St. Thomas, Houston, 1966. Master of Arts, Sam Houston State University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Endocrinology, University California, Berkeley, 1974.

    Career

    • With faculty University California, Santa Cruz, since 1974, professor biology. Member Machine-Readable Cataloging study section, human embryology and development study section, National Institutes of Health. Board overseers Harvard Medical School.

      Examination committee biochemistry, cell and molecular biology test Graduate Record Examination.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in biochemistry and physiology of prolactin, growth hormone and placental lactogens.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books. Associate Endocrinology, 1985-1987.

    Membership

    Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member Society Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (president since 1987).
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    Born July 8, 1943
    (age 73)
    • 1966
      University St. Thomas
    • 1970
      Sam Houston State University
    • 1974
      University California
    • 1974
      With faculty University California
      Santa Cruz, Argentina

    Award