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Melvyn Little

biochemist

Melvyn Little, British, German biochemist. North Atlantic Treaty Organization grantee, 1979, German Research Community grantee, 1985. Member German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Biological Chemistry.

Background

Little, Melvyn was born on January 6, 1945 in Manchester, England. Son of Kenneth and Irene (Wolstencroft) Little.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical with honors, University College North Wales, Bangor, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University College North Wales, Bangor, 1970. Postdoctoral study, Habilitation, University Heidelberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1985.

Career

Research associate Max Planck Institute for Cell Biology, Wilhelmshaven, Federal Republic Germany, 1970-1975. With German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, since 1975. Instructor biochemistry University Heidelberg, since 1986.

Research biochemist Palmer Station Antartica, 1987.

Works

  • Editor Mitosis: Facts and Questions, 1977. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member German Society for Cell Biology, German Society for Biological Chemistry.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, cooking, swimming, jogging, reading history.

Connections

Married Sibylle Alwine Maria Gadow, March 16, 1973. Children: Christine Patricia, Bodo Kenneth.

father:
Kenneth Little

mother:
Irene (Wolstencroft) Little

spouse:
Sibylle Alwine Maria Gadow

children:
Christine Patricia Little

Bodo Kenneth Little