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researcher , Biochemistry educator

Antonio Blanco, Argentinian biochemistry educator, researcher. Medical diplomate. Recipient Award to Science Production, Council for Science Investigation, 1990; grantee Council for Science Investigation, 1968-1995.

Background

Blanco, Antonio was born on May 10, 1929 in Córdoba, Argentina. Son of Víctor Guillermo and Esperanza (Durán) Blanco.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Córdoba, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University Córdoba, 1965.

Career

Instructor Institute Physiology National University Córdoba, 1953-1955, instructor department biochemistry, 1956-1958, investigator department biochemistry, 1958-1962, from assistant professor to professor department biochemistry, 1959-1971, professor, chairman department biochemistry, 1971-1985, plenary professor department biochemistry, 1985-1996, professor emeritus, since 1996. Research associate Johns Hopkins University School Medicine, Baltimore, 1961-1965. Career investigator, National Council of Scientific Research, Argentina, since 1972.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Quimica Biológica, 1976, 7th edition, 2000. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member National Academy of Sciences (vice president 1992-1996, 96-2000, since 2000), National Academy Physical and Natural Sciences, Academy Medical Sciences Cordoba (emeritus), Argentine Society Bio-chemical Investigation (president 1976-1978) Society Biology Córdoba (president 1971-1973), Argentine Society Protozoology (president 1986-1990), Argentine Society Genetics, Bio-chemical Society United Kingdom, Society Protozoologists United States, Entomological Society of America.

Connections

Married Beatriz Romagna, March 28, 1958 (divorced June 1978). Children: Víctor Gustavo, Sergio Darío, Antonio, Beatriz. Married Cristina Noemí Gardenal, December 8, 1980.

1 child, Julieta.

father:
Víctor Guillermo Blanco

mother:
Esperanza (Durán) Blanco

spouse:
Beatriz Romagna

spouse:
Cristina Noemí Gardenal

child:
Víctor Gustavo Blanco

child:
Sergio Darío Blanco

child:
Antonio Blanco

child:
Beatriz Blanco

child:
Julieta Blanco