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physiology and chemistry educator

Helmut Sies, German physiology and chemistry educator. Recipient Anniversary prize, Federation European Bio-chemical Societies, 1978, Silver medal, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1986, Ernst Jung prize for medicine, 1988. Member Society Free Radical Research (president 1989-1991), American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (honorary).

Background

Sies, Helmut was born on March 28, 1942 in Goslar, Germany.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University München, 1967.

Career

Professor, chairman department physiology and chemistry University Düsseldorf, Federal Republic Germany, since 1979. Visiting professor department biochemistry University California, Berkeley, 1984-1985. Burroughs-Wellcome visiting professor pharmacology University Texas, 1990.

Membership

Member Society Free Radical Research (president 1989-1991), American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (honorary).