Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, U. Louisville, 1967. Doctorate in Pharmacy, U. Tehran, Iran, 1962. Research assistant professor of University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1975-1978.
Senior.rsch. scientist Hyland Therapeutics, Costa Mesa, California, 1978-1980, research manager, Costa Mesa, 1980-1983, associate director research, Duarte, California, 1983-1985, manager special projects, 1985-1988.
With family business, 1989-1990. Principal scientist Alpha Therapeutics, Los Angeles, 1991-1992, senior principal scientist, 1992.
National Institutes of Health grantee, 1975-1978. National Cancer Institute grantee, 1975-1978.
American Cancer Society grantee, 1975-1977.
Research assistant professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1975—1978. Senior research scientist Hyland Therapeutics, Costa Mesa, California, 1978—1980, research manager, 1980—1983, associate director research Duarte, 1983—1985, manager special projects, 1985—1988. With family business, 1989—1990.
Principal scientist Alpha Therapeutics, Los Angeles, 1991—1992, senior principal scientist, since 1992.
Member American Society Biological Chemists, Sigma Xi. Member Armenian Apostolic Church.
Married Vilma T. Rincon, March 15, 1979. Children: Patrick, Armen, Levon.