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Chemistry educator and researcher

Bengt E. Borgström, Swedish chemistry educator and researcher. Recipient Beaumont award American Gastroenterol. Association, 1979. Member American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (honorary).

Background

Borgström, Bengt E. was born on March 2, 1922 in Malmö, Sweden. Son of Ernst L. and Ester A. (Wahlgren) Borgström.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1952.

Career

Assistant professor Lund University, 1952-1957. Associate professor Caroline Institute, Stockholm, 1957-1960. Professor physiological chemistry Lund University, 1960-1988, emeritus, since 1988.

Visiting scientist Rockefeller University, 1954.

Membership

Member American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (honorary).

Connections

Married Brita A. Lundh, April 18, 1948. Children: Anders, Per, Maria, Pia, Anna.

father:
Ernst L. Borgström

mother:
Ester A. (Wahlgren) Borgström

spouse:
Brita A. Lundh

children:
Anders Borgström

Per Borgström

Maria Borgström

Pia Borgström

Anna Borgström