Bachelor of Science, California Institute of Technology, 1968; Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1972.
Scientist Commonwealth Science & Industrial Research Organization, Canberra, Australia, 1972—1974. Assistant professor, department biochemistry Stanford University, Palo Alto, 1974—1980, associate professor, since 1980. Biochemist Pasteur Institute, Paris, 1981—1982.
Founder & director IntelliGenetics Incorporated, Palo Alto, since 1981, Intellicorp. Member National Institutes of Health Genetic Study Section, 1982—1986.
Fellow: American Association for the Advancement of Science, member: The National Library Medicine, Board Science Counselors, American Association Artificial Intelligence, American Society Biological Chemists, Federation American Societies Experimental Biology.
Married Simone C. Manteuil, October 11, 1975. Children: Pauline, Benjamin.