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Richard Paul Bunge

Richard Paul Bunge, American cell biologist, educator. Achievements include research in biology of cells of the nervous system in vivo and in vitro. Recipient Lederle Medical Faculty award, 1964-1967. Member American Association Anatomy, American Society Cell Biology, American Association Neuropathology, Tissue Culture Association, Society Neuroscience.

Background

  • Bunge, Richard Paul was born on April 15, 1932 in Madison, South Dakota, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1954. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1956. Doctor of Medicine, University Wisconsin, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant anatomist University Wisconsin, 1954-1957, instructor, 1957-1958. From assistant professor to associate professor anatomy, college physicians and surgeons Columbia University, 1962-1970. Professor anatomy school medicine Washington University, St. Louis, 1970-1989.

      Science director Miami project/paralysis division, professor neurosurgery cell biology anatomy Miami (Florida) University, since 1989. Visiting professor Harvard Medical School, 1968-1969. National Multiple Sclerosis Society fellow surgeon College Physicians and Surgeonos, Columbua University, 1960-1962.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in biology of cells of the nervous system in vivo and in vitro.

    Works

    • Co-author: Peripheral Neuropathy, 2 vols., second edition, 1984. Co-editor: Spinal Cord Reconstruction, 1983, Current Issues in Neural Regeneration Research, 1988.

    Membership

    Member American Association Anatomy, American Society Cell Biology, American Association Neuropathology, Tissue Culture Association, Society Neuroscience.

    Connections

    • Married, 1956; 2 children.
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    Nationality
    • 1954
      University Wisconsin
    • 1956
      University Wisconsin
    • 1960
      University Wisconsin
    • 1962 - 1970
      from assistant, s and surgeons Columbia University
    • 1962 - 1970
      college physician, s and surgeons Columbia University
    • 1970 - 1989
      professor, anatomy school medicine Washington University
    • 1989
      science director, neurosurgery cell biology anatomy Miami (Florida) University
    • 1989
      professor, neurosurgery cell biology anatomy Miami (Florida) University
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