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biologist

Georg Otto Gellert, Brazilian, German biologist. Achievements include development of a test with genetically modified yeast cells to assess toxic and genotoxic potential of chemical substances. Recipient Poster prize, Annual Conference German Chemical Society, 2002. Juror District Court, Bonn, since 2005; Member German Society Limnology, Society German Chemists.

Background

Gellert, Georg Otto was born on November 13, 1949 in Volta Redonda, Brazil. Son of Ferenc Gellert and Marianne Koepff.

Education

Master in Engineering, Bonn University, Germany, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Agronomy, Bonn University, Germany, 1985.

Career

Science collaborator University Bonn, 1981-1987, research cooperation, 2001—2005. Head of department environmental protection German Government, Cologne, since 1987. Designer river monitoring programs Water Framework Directive, European Union, 2004—2006.

Regulator installations chemical production German Federal Mission Control Act, since 2005. Collaborator German Institute Standardization, 1995—1997. Teacher University Bonn, 1992—1993.

Referee Journal Water Research, 2001—2005, Chemosphere, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of a test with genetically modified yeast cells to assess toxic and genotoxic potential of chemical substances.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, including Environmental Toxicology, Chemosphere, Bulletin Environmental Contamination, others.

Membership

Juror District Court, Bonn, since 2005. Member German Society Limnology, Society German Chemists.

Connections

Married Teresa Parada, December 12, 2001.

father:
Ferenc Gellert

mother:
Marianne Koepff

spouse:
Teresa Parada