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Naomi Kraus

Naomi Kraus was Hungarian, American biochemist. Achievements include research in role Ca 2+ plays in the transduction of hormonal signals. Recipient grants from National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation. President Gulf Coast chapter Association Women in Science, 1974-1976, vice president, 1989-1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Cell Biology.

Background

  • Kraus, Naomi was born on July 4, 1933 in Budapest, Hungary. Came to the United States, 1965.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Hebrew University, 1966.

    Career

    • Instructor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1968-1974. Assistant professor University Texas School Medicine, Houston, 1974-1976, associate professor, 1976-1986, professor, 1986—2000. Retired, 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in role Ca 2+ plays in the transduction of hormonal signals.

    Works

    Membership

    President Gulf Coast chapter Association Women in Science, 1974-1976, vice president, 1989-1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Cell Biology.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Jacob and Vilma (Schwartz) K. (divorced); 1 child, Daphna.
    • father: Jacob Kraus
    • mother: Vilma (Schwartz) Kraus
    • child: Daphna Kraus
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    Born July 4, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Hebrew University
    • 1966
      Hebrew University
    • 1968 - 1974
      Instructor, University Pennsylvania
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      assistant, professor University Texas School Medicine
      Houston, Texas, United States

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