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Steven H. Larsen

Steven H. Larsen, American microbiology professor. Achievements include diagnostic test for chlamydial infection by plasmid DNA; characterization of chlamydial genes; discovered mechanism of chemotaxis in bacteria. Recipient Science Research award Bausch and Lomb, 1962, National Science Foundation, 1969; named research associate National Institutes of Health, Washington, 1975.

Background

  • Larsen, Steven H. was born in Utah, United States. Son of Merlin and Clara Larsen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Utah State University, 1968. Master of Science, Utah State University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1974.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Genetics University Wisconsin, Madison, 1974-1975. Research associate Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, 1975-1979. Associate professor Indiana University, Indianapolis, since 1979.

      Biotechnology consultant Eli Lilly Company, Indianapolis, 1982-1984. Visiting lecturer Tokushima (Japan) University, 1991.

      Retired.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include diagnostic test for chlamydial infection by plasmid DNA. Characterization of chlamydial genes. Discovered mechanism of chemotaxis in bacteria.

    Works

    • Co-author: (with others) Molecular Biology of Tumor Viruses, 1981, TRH in Seizure Modulation, 1989. Inventor: Diagnosis of Chlamydia, 1989, Gene Cloning Vector, 1989.

    Membership

    Vol. leader Boy Scouts American, Indiana, since 1981. Member Indiana Business and Modernizatin Technology Corporation, American Society for Microbiology (many offices including president Indiana branch 1985-1986), American Men and Women of Science, Johns Hopkins Surgical Society.

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    • Married Mary Larsen. Children: Jill, Bert, Hans, Jacob, Kimberly.
    • father: Merlin Larsen
    • mother: Clara Petersen
    • spouse: Mary Larsen
    • children: Jill Larsen
    • Bert Larsen
    • Hans Larsen
    • Jacob Larsen
    • Kimberly Larsen
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    • 1968
      Utah State University
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      Postdoctoral fellow, Genetics University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1975 - 1979
      research associate, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1979
      associate, professor Indiana University
      Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

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