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Biologist

Csaba Koncz, Hungarian biologist. Achievements include research in establishment of T-DNA insertion mutagenesis. Recipient Research prize, North Rhine Westphalian Academy of Sciences, 1988. Member European Molecular Biology Organization.

Background

Koncz, Csaba was born on July 24, 1954 in Kecskemet, Bacs-Kiskun, Hungary. Son of János Koncz and Mária Szász.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Jozsef Attila University, Szeged, Hungary, 1977. Doctor in Biological Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 2005.

Career

Project leader Max Planck Institute Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany, since 1984. Science advisor Biological Research Center Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, 1996. Member European Molecular Biology Organization, Heidelberg, Germany, 1995.

Visiting professor Royal Holloway University London, Egham, 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in establishment of T-DNA insertion mutagenesis.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Methods in Arabidopsis Research, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals and conference proceedings.

Membership

Member European Molecular Biology Organization.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening, wood carving, camping, history.

Connections

Married Zsuzsanna Kálmán, July 19, 1975. 1 child, Emese.

father:
János Koncz

mother:
Mária Szász

spouse:
Zsuzsanna Kálmán

child:
Emese Koncz