Master of Science in Chemistry, Slovak Technology University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 1967. Doctor of Science in Biochemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 1991.
Chemical engineer Slovnaft Petrol Company, Bratislava, Slovak Republican, 1958-1959. Research associate Slovak Academy of Sciences, 1959-1967, science coworker, 1967-1971, senior scientist, 1971-1991, leading scientist, 1991-1996, top specialist, since 1996. Visiting professor University of Manitoba, 1976-1977.
Deputy director Institute for Heart Research Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republican, since 1988. President Slovak National Commission Biochemistry and Molecular Biological, 1995. President of the Senate, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 1996.
Member of Authors of Non-fiction Literature (vice president 2000).
Married Edita Bossanyi, December 18, 1965. Children: Barbara, Tibor.