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Tu-Chen Cheng

Tu-Chen Cheng, American biochemist. Achievements include research on dwarf mice, organophorus acid anhydrolase and Chinese thalessemia. Research grantee National Institutes of Health, 1980-1983. Member American Society Molecular and Biological Chemicals.

Background

  • Cheng, Tu-Chen was born on October 24, 1938 in Macau, China. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Philisophy C. and F. Therapeutic Community.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1961. Master of Science, National Taiwan University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Wayne State University, 1972.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1972-1975, instructor, 1975-1977, assistant professor, 1977-1984. Associate New York Public Health, Incorporated, New York York City, 1984-1985. Chemist CRDEC/United States Army, Baltimore, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on dwarf mice, organophorus acid anhydrolase and Chinese thalessemia.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society Molecular and Biological Chemicals.

    Connections

    • Married Lo-sheng Cheng, October 3, 1970. 1 child, June.
    • father: Philisophy C.
    • mother: F. Therapeutic Community
    • spouse: Lo-sheng Cheng
    • child: June Cheng
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    Born October 24, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1961
      National Taiwan University
    • 1965
      National Taiwan University
    • 1972
      Wayne State University
    • 1972 - 1975
      Postdoctoral fellow, Johns Hopkins University
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1984 - 1985
      associate, New York Public Health
    • 1985
      chemist, CRDEC/United States Army
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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