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chemist

Hans-Georg Lerchen, German chemist. Achievements include research on tumor targeting of cytotoxic agents, particularly in the camptothecin class of compounds and proteomics.

Background

Lerchen, Hans-Georg was born on June 7, 1959 in Hoehr-Grenzhausen, Germany. Son of Robert and Rita Lerchen.

Education

Diploma, Mainz University, Germany, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Mainz University, Germany, 1987.

Career

Postdoctoral researcher Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry, Munich, 1987-1988. Laboratory leader Bayer AG Central Research, Leverkusen, Germany, 1988-1994, project leader Germany, 1995—2002. Principal research scientist Pharma Research and Development Discovery Research Europe, Wuppertal, Germany, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on tumor targeting of cytotoxic agents, particularly in the camptothecin class of compounds and proteomics.

Connections

Married Ulrike Schmid, June 24, 1988. Children: Andreas, Maria, Chiara, Katharina.

father:
Robert Lerchen

mother:
Rita Lerchen

spouse:
Ulrike Schmid

child:
Maria Lerchen

child:
Chiara Lerchen

child:
Katharina Lerchen

child:
Andreas Lerchen