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Manfred Gerken, German chemist. Achievements include patents in fields; research in medicinal chemistry, oncology, process development chemistry, solid phase peptide chemistry. Member Gesellschaft deutscher Chemiker.

Background

Gerken, Manfred was born on March 1, 1955 in Bremerhaven, Bremen, Germany. Son of Walter and Emma (Gehrking) Gerken.

Education

Diploma in Chemistry, University Hamburg, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Hamburg, 1983.

Career

Teaching assistant University Hamburg, Germany, 1982—1983. Research associate National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, 1983—1985. Chemist Nuclear Magnetic Resonance application Varian GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany, 1985.

Research chemist Behringwerke AG, Marburg, Germany, 1985—1996. Senior scientist Hoechst AG, 1996—1999, Hoechst Marion Roussel, Frankfurt, Germany, 1999, Aventis Pharma, Frankfurt, 2000—2003. Chemist large scale solid phase peptide synthesis Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in fields. Research in medicinal chemistry, oncology, process development chemistry, solid phase peptide chemistry.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 25 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Gesellschaft deutscher Chemiker.

Connections

Married Birgit Elsbeth Garrels, November 27, 1992. Children: Henrik, Christian.

father:
Walter Gerken

mother:
Emma (Gehrking) Gerken

spouse:
Birgit Elsbeth Garrels

child:
Christian Gerken

child:
Henrik Gerken