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Niels Christian Klendshoj

physician , biochemist

Niels Christian Klendshoj, Danish physician, biochemist.

Background

Klendshoj, Niels Christian was born on February 1, 1902 in Denmark. Son of Niels Christian and Ane Marie (Jensen) Klendshoj.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Borgerdydskolen, Copenhagen, 1921. Postgraduate, Royal Polytech. Institute, U. Copenhagen, 1926.

Doctor of Medicine, University Buffalo, 1937.

Career

Came to the United States, 1927, naturalized, 1935. With Arner Company, Inc., Buffalo, 1927-1975, successively control chemist, production engineer, medical and technical director, executive vice president, 1927-1952, president, 1952-1959. Chairman of the Board Strong Cobb Arner, Inc.

(merger Arner Company and Strong Cobb and Company), 1959-1967, president, chief Executive officer, 1963-1965. Biochemist Buffalo General Hospital, 1937-1975, consultant biochemist and physician, clinical professor toxicology. Past member joint legislative commission on narcotics State of New York.

Works

  • Author: Fundamentals of Biochemsitry in Clinical Medicine, 1953. Also numerous articles on medicine, toxicology. Co—discoverer blood sustances B and D.

    Practical application of specific blood factors in transfusions.

Membership

Clubs: Buffalo, Country of Buffalo.

Connections

Married Annette Roberts Heinz, February 24, 1933.; married second, June Esther Davis, February 4, 1963. Children: Ole, John, Arne.

father:
Niels Christian Klendshoj

mother:
Ane Marie (Jensen) Klendshoj

spouses:
Annette Roberts Heinz

June Esther Davis

children:
Ole Klendshoj

John Klendshoj

Arne Klendshoj