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Biochemist , researcher

Egbert Karel Otto Kruithof, Dutch biochemist, researcher. Recipient award French Society Biology, 1986, award Swiss Society Hematology, 1987. Member International Society on Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis (executive committee since 1992, chairman-elect since 1998, president 2000-2002), International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis.

Background

Kruithof, Egbert Karel Otto was born on November 12, 1949 in Pynacker, Netherlands. Arrived in Switzerland, 1978. Son of Oosten and Henrika (Snyders) Kruithof.

Education

Chemical Engineer, University Technology, Delft, Netherlands, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1988.

Career

Biochemist Institute Experimental Gerontology, Ryswyk, Netherlands, 1975-1978, University Hospital, Lausanne, 1978-1994, biochemist, head of research Geneva, since 1994. Senior lecturer University Geneva, 2006—2008, professor, since 2008. Head reference laboratory European Concerted Action Studies, 1986—1992.

Secretary-general 6th International Congress on Fibrinolysis, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1982, 21st Congress International Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Geneva, 2004.

Membership

Member International Society on Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis (executive committee since 1992, chairman-elect since 1998, president 2000-2002), International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Alpinism, judo, jiu jitsu.

Connections

Married Dorien Ten Bokkelhuinink, May 25, 1978. Children: Remco, Sander.

father:
Oosten Kruithof

mother:
Henrika (Snyders) Kruithof

spouse:
Dorien Ten Bokkelhuinink

children:
Remco Kruithof

Sander Kruithof