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Neuroscientist

Andrey Petrov Irintchev, Bulgarian neuroscientist. Achievements include research in denervation and reinnervation of skeletal muscle; neuronal regeneration; activity-induced muscle damage; plasticity of neuromuscular synapses; myoblast transplantation; adhesion molecules; muscle stem cells. Lieutenant Bulgarian Armed Services, 1980-1982. Member New York Academy of Sciences, European Neurosci. Association.

Background

Irintchev, Andrey Petrov was born on October 21, 1955 in Razgrag, Bulgaria. Arrived in Germany, 1985. Son of Peter Entchev and Virginia Georgieva (Andreeva) Irintchev.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria, 1980. Dr.Med., University Bonn, Germany, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, U.Bonn, Germany, 1998.

Career

Research assistant Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, 1983-1985. Postdoctoral fellow University Bonn, 1985-1992, senior research assistant in neuroscience, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in denervation and reinnervation of skeletal muscle, neuronal regeneration, activity-induced muscle damage, plasticity of neuromuscular synapses, myoblast transplantation, adhesion molecules. First description of a selective molecular marker for muscle precursor cells.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Journal Physiology, Neurosci., Journal Neurocytology, Developmental Dynamics.

Membership

Lieutenant Bulgarian Armed Superior vena cava syndrome, 1980-1982. Member New York Academy Science, European Neurosci. Association.

Connections

Married Rumjana Georgieva Petrova, June 30, 1987. Children: Madlena, Marcel.

father:
Peter Entchev Irintchev

mother:
Virginia Georgieva (Andreeva) Irintchev

spouse:
Rumjana Georgieva Petrova

children:
Madlena Irintchev

Marcel Irintchev