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educator , geneticist

Edward John Louis, American geneticist, educator. Achievements include first to cloning all of the telomeres for the yeast genome project. Member of The Biometric Society, The Genetical Society, The Genetics Society of America.

Background

Louis, Edward John was born on May 15, 1959 in New Hartford, New York, United States. Arrived in England, 1991. Son of Edward John and Ann Louis.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology and Mathematics, Clarkson College of Technology, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics, University of California, 1986.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1986—1991. Senior research fellow Institute of Molecular Medicine, Oxford, England, 1991—1998. Lecturer and tutorial fellow in biochemistry University of Oxford, 1998—2000.

Professor Department of Genetics University of Leicester, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to cloning all of the telomeres for the yeast genome project.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 60 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of The Biometric Society, The Genetical Society, The Genetics Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, travel, wine.

Connections

Married Rhona Harriet Borts, December 23, 1954.

father:
Edward John

mother:
Ann Louis

spouse:
Rhona Harriet Borts