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Herbert Louis Heyneker

Herbert Louis Heyneker, Dutch biochemist, biotechnology executive. Officer The Netherlands Army.

Background

  • Heyneker, Herbert Louis was born on January 22, 1944 in Amstelveen, The Netherlands. Came to the United States, 1975. Son of Louis and Catharina Wilhelmina (Stroink) Heyneker.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1975.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Leiden, 1970-1978. Postdoctoral fellow University California, San Francisco, 1975-1977. Senior scientist Genentech, S. San Francisco, 1978-1984.

      Vice president research Genencor, Inc., 1984-1990. President GlycoGlen Inc., 1989-1991. Board directors Genomyx, South San Francisco, Genpharm, Mountain View.

      Visiting scholar department genetics Stanford University School Medicine.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Officer The Netherlands Army.

    Connections

    • Married Pauline Elizabeth van Ysendoorn, February 19, 1972. Children: Marc, Thys, Philip.
    • father: Louis Heyneker
    • mother: Catharina Wilhelmina (Stroink) Heyneker
    • spouse: Pauline Elizabeth van Ysendoorn
    • children: Marc Heyneker
    • Thys Heyneker
    • Philip Heyneker
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    Born January 22, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1975
      University Leiden
    • 1970 - 1978
      Assistant, professor University Leiden
    • 1975 - 1977
      postdoctoral fellow, University California
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1978 - 1984
      senior, scientist Genentech
    • 1984 - 1990
      vice president, research Genencor