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Peter William Laird

Peter William Laird, American molecular biologist, researcher. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Cancer Research, DNA Methylation Society (board directors 1995).

Background

  • Laird, Peter William was born on December 20, 1959 in Groton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Dale Laird and Monya (Mettler) Lange.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1982. Master of Science cum laude, University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1988.

    Career

    • Graduate student Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, 1984-1988, postdoctoral researcher, 1991-1996. Assistant professor department surgery, biochemistry & molecular biology University Southern California Medical School, Los Angeles, since 1996, assistant professor surgery and biochemistry, since 1996. Member board directors DNA Methylation Society, 1995.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Cancer Research, DNA Methylation Society (board directors 1995).

    Connections

    • Married Ite Adriana Offringa, June 5, 1987. Children: Robin Anne, Amber Nicole.
    • father: John Dale Laird Lange
    • mother: Monya (Mettler) Lange
    • spouse: Ite Adriana Offringa
    • children: Robin Anne Laird
    • Amber Nicole Laird
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    Born December 20, 1959
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1982
      University Leiden
    • 1984
      University Leiden
    • 1988
      University Amsterdam
    • 1984 - 1988
      Graduate student Netherlands Cancer Institute
      Amsterdam, New York, United States
    • 1996
      assistant, ry & molecular biology University Southern California Medical School
    • 1996
      biochemist, ry & molecular biology University Southern California Medical School