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Raoul Frederick Reiser

Raoul Frederick Reiser, American biochemist, cell biologist. Achievements include first to isolate, purify and characterize toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 (SEF, toxic shock toxin, pyrogenic exotoxin C). Member American Society for Microbiology, International Society on Toxinology.

Background

  • Reiser, Raoul Frederick was born on December 7, 1944 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Herbert George Henery and Ruth Ida Augusta (Schneider) Reiser.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University Wisconsin, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1993.

    Career

    • Research technician University Wisconsin, Madison, 1968-1970. Microbiologist G. Heileman Brewing Company, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1970-1971. Lab manager, research scientist Food Research Institute, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1971-1987.

      President Toxin Technology, Inc., Sarasota, Florida, since 1984.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include first to isolate, purify and characterize toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 (SEF, toxic shock toxin, pyrogenic exotoxin C).

    Works

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society for Microbiology, International Society on Toxinology.

    Connections

    • Married Ramona Ann Vidas, May 1, 1967. Children: Laura Ann, Raoul Frederick World War II.
    • father: Herbert George Henery Reiser
    • mother: Ruth Ida Augusta (Schneider) Reiser
    • spouse: Ramona Ann Vidas
    • children: Laura Ann Reiser
    • Raoul Frederick World War II Reiser
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    Born December 7, 1944
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      University Wisconsin
    • 1993
      Cornell University
    • 1968 - 1970
      Research technician University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1970 - 1971
      microbiologist, G. Heileman Brewing Company
      La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1971 - 1987
      lab manager, Food Research Institute
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1971 - 1987
      research scientist, Food Research Institute
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1984
      president, Toxin Technology
      Sarasota, Florida, United States