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Biologist

Markus Wirtz, German biologist. Achievements include patents pending for synthesis of cystein in transgenic plants. Member of American Society Plant Physiologists.

Background

Wirtz, Markus was born on August 20, 1973 in Wanne-Eickel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Son of Werner and Marlies Wirtz.

Education

Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), University Halle, 2003.

Career

Scientific researcher IPK Gatersleben, Germany, 1999—2003. Akademischer rat University Heidelberg, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents pending for synthesis of cystein in transgenic plants.

Membership

Member of American Society Plant Physiologists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, skiing.

Connections

father:
Werner Wirtz

mother:
Marlies Wirtz