Diploma and Drs. Degree, Technology University Braunschweig, Germany, 1966.
Assistant, Technology U. Braunschweig, 1966-1967; assistant, Max-Planck Institute, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, 1967-1969; assistant, Gesellschaft fuer Molekularbiol. Forschung, Braunschweig, 1969-1970; assistant, U. Bonn, Germany, 1970-1975; head department clinical research, Medical U. Luebeck, Germany, since 1975.
Son of Bogislav von and Anny (Ulbrich) K. Married Lisa Hille, May 5, 1966 (divorced 1989). Children: Regine, Peter.
Married Gaby Tessmann, May 11, 1990. Children: Esther, Marie-Therese.