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research scientist

Andrzej Stasiak, Polish research scientist. Achievements include discovery that RecA protein stretches and unwinds the DNA. Grantee, Swiss National Science Foundation, 1994, 1996, 2000, 2003, 2007.

Background

Stasiak, Andrzej was born on April 15, 1953 in Poznan, Poland. Arrived in Switzerland, 1981. Son of Leon and Erna Stasiak.

Education

Master of Science, Warsaw University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Biochemistry and Biophysics, Warsaw, 1981.

Career

Post doctorate and research associate Swiss Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, 1981—1989. Research and teaching staff University Lausanne, Switzerland, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery that RecA protein stretches and unwinds the DNA.

Connections

Married Alicja Zygmont, August 28, 1977.

father:
Leon Stasiak

mother:
Erna Stasiak

spouse:
Alicja Zygmont