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Charles Edward Helmstetter

Charles Edward Helmstetter, American microbiologist. Recipient Selman A Waksman award Theobald Smith Society, 1970; yearly National Institutes of Health grantee, since 1965. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Biological Chemists, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Helmstetter, Charles Edward was born on October 18, 1933 in Newark. Son of Charles Edward and Elsa Simpson (Taylorson) Helmstetter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Johns Hopkins University, 1955. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1956. Master of Science, University Chicago, 1957.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1961.

    Career

    • Scientist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1961-1963. United States Public Health Service fellow University Copenhagen, 1963-1964. Scientist Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, 1964-1989, director department experimental biology, 1974-1989.

      Professor biological science Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, since 1989.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to science journals. Member editorial board: Journal Bacteriology, 1970-1976, 80-86.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Biological Chemists, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Wendy Lee; children– Charles Edward, Michael Frederick, Lee Grisetti.
    • father: Charles Edward Helmstetter
    • mother: Elsa Simpson (Taylorson) Helmstetter
    • spouse: Wendy Lee
    • children: Charles Edward Helmstetter
    • Michael Frederick Helmstetter
    • Lee Grisetti Helmstetter
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    Born October 18, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1955
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1956
      University Michigan
    • 1957
      University Chicago
    • 1961
      University Chicago
    • 1961 - 1963
      Scientist, National Institutes of Health
      Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    • 1963 - 1964
      United States Public Health Service fellow, University Copenhagen
    • 1964 - 1989
      scientist, Roswell Park Memorial Institute
      Buffalo, New York, United States
    • 1989
      professor, biological science Florida Institute of Technology
      Melbourne, Florida, United States
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