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virologist

Liv Almuth Bode, German virologist. Achievements include discovery of bornavirus infections specific circulating immune complexes in blood & benefit of amamtadine in infected patients with depression. Recipient Whistleblower award, German Section International Association Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, 2007. Member of Federation German Scientists, German Society Parasitology, German Society Virology.

Background

Bode, Liv Almuth was born on April 27, 1950 in Berlin. Daughter of Werner and Ursula Schroeder.

Education

Diploma with honors in Biology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy with honors in Biology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, 1979. Habil in Virology & Infectiology, Free University Berlin, 2000.

Career

Research virologist Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, 1979—1998, project leader, virologist bornavirus, 1998—2005, senior research scientist, since 2006. Visiting professor Chongging Medical University, China, since 2009. Member international advisory board co-editors APMIS, Copenhagen, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of bornavirus infections specific circulating immune complexes in blood & benefit of amamtadine in infected patients with depression.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Federation German Scientists, German Society Parasitology, German Society Virology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, travel, art exhibitions.

Connections

Life partner Hanns Ludwig. Married Herbert Bode, January 11, 1980 (divorced 1990).

father:
Werner Schroeder

mother:
Ursula Schroeder

spouse:
Herbert Bode