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researcher , biology professor

Burtram Clinton Fielding, South African biology professor, researcher. Achievements include patents pending for proteins encoded by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus and a role in apoptosis; patents pending for maturation of spike protein of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus and uses thereof.

Background

Fielding, Burtram Clinton was born on February 7, 1973 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Son of Butram Harold and Jeanny Ruth Fielding.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Western Cape, South Africa, 1994. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Western Cape, South Africa, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, University Western Cape, South Africa, 2001.

Career

Lecturer, department biotechnology University Western Cape, Cape Town, 2001—2002, lecturer, department medical Biosciences, 2003—2005, senior lecturer, department medical Biosciences, 2006—2007, associate professor, department medical Biosciences, since 2008. Research fellow Institute Molecular & Cell Biology, Collaborative Antiviral Research, Singapore, 2003—2006. Part-time lecturer Peninsula Technology, Department Horticulture & Food Technology, Cape Town, 1999—2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents pending for proteins encoded by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus and a role in apoptosis. Patents pending for maturation of spike protein of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus and uses thereof.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Professional Natural Scientist, South Africa, American Society Microbiology.

Connections

Married Portia Coleen Scholtz, July 26, 1997. Children: Ezra, Michael, Ezra;children: Michael, Daniel.

father:
Butram Harold

mother:
Jeanny Ruth Fielding

spouse:
Portia Coleen Scholtz

child:
Ezra;children: Michael Fielding

child:
Daniel Fielding

child:
Michael Fielding

child:
Ezra Fielding