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biochemist , researcher

Beat Trueb, Swiss biochemist, researcher. Recipient Jucker Cancer award University Zurich, 1992, Töndury award Swiss Society for Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, 1993, Strategic Arms Reduction Talks career development award Swiss National Science Foundation, 1987. Member Swiss Society for Biochemistry (president 2002-2005), Swiss Connective Tissue Society (chairman 1996-2001).

Background

Trueb, Beat was born on October 21, 1954 in Zurich, Switzerland. Son of Hansrudolf and Heidi P. (Philipp) Trueb.

Education

Master of Science, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 1981. Habilitation in Biochemistry, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 1991.

Career

Postdoctoral researcher, U. Washington, Seattle, 1983; postdoctoral researcher, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, 1984; assistant professor, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 1985-1994; associate head, Mechanical Engineering Müller-Institute.for Biomechs., Bern, Switzerland, since 1995.

Membership

Member Swiss Society for Biochemistry (secretary since 1995), Swiss Connective Tissue Society (chairman since 1996).

Connections

Married Judith M. Köppel, September 13, 1989. Children: Roman, Flavia.

father:
Hansrudolf Trueb

mother:
Heidi P. (Philipp) Trueb

spouse:
Judith M. Köppel

child:
Roman Trueb

child:
Flavia Trueb