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Georges Edgar René Jolles

scientist

Georges Edgar René Jolles, Austrian scientist. Recipient Galien award Medecine Mondiale, 1973; laurcate of the French Academy of Sciences, 1993; named Knight of French National Order Merit. Member American Chemical Society, International Society Chemotherapy, Society Chimique de France, Societe de Chimie Biologique, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Jolles, Georges Edgar René was born on April 10, 1929 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Henri and Marguerite (Weinber) Jolles.

Education

Graduate University Louvain, 1953-1954, University Wisconsin, 1954-1955.

Career

Research associate Rhone-Poulenc Group, Paris, 1956-1970, director pharmaceutical research, 1970-1976, research director health division, 1976-1982, science director, since 1982. Member French National Research Council, 1970-1980.

Works

  • Author: Histochimie Normale et Pathologique, 1969, Drug Design, Fact or Fantasy?, 1984, Immunostimulants, Now and Tomorrow, 1987, In Vitro Methods in Toxicology, 1992, neurodegenerative diseases, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, International Society Chemotherapy, Society Chimique de France, Societe de Chimie Biologique, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Bernadette Bergeret, July 4, 1959. Children: Charles, Francois, Brigitte.

father:
Henri Jolles

mother:
Marguerite (Weinber) Jolles

spouse:
Bernadette Bergeret

children:
Charles Jolles

Francois Jolles

Brigitte Jolles