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researcher , Molecular biologist

Marc Saul Weinberg, South African molecular biologist, researcher. Achievements include patents for RNAi and ribozyme related technologies; research in aspects of small Ribonucleic acid-mediated transcriptional gene silencing (TGS) in human cells; research in ribozyme and RNAi-mediated inhibition of HBV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

Background

Weinberg, Marc Saul was born on January 13, 1975 in Pretoria, South Africa. Son of Alan Mendel Weinberg and Maria Grazia Sumeli-Weinberg.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Microbiology, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2002.

Career

Lecturer University Witwatersrand, 1999—2002, senior lecturer, since 2002. Postdoctoral Beckman Research Institute, 2003—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for RNAi and ribozyme related technologies. Research in aspects of small Ribonucleic acid-mediated transcriptional gene silencing (TGS) in human cells. Research in ribozyme and RNAi-mediated inhibition of HBV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

Connections

father:
Alan Mendel Weinberg

mother:
Maria Grazia Sumeli-Weinberg