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Neurobiologist

Peter Karl K Giese, German neurobiologist. Achievements include research in Demonstration that autphosphorylation of CaM kinase II is required for synaptic plasticity and learning/memory; research in Demonstration that potassium channel modulation is a mammalian learning/memory mechanism; research in Identification of a compensatory mechanism for learning/memory deficist in Alzheimer's disease. Member American Society Neurosci.

Background

Giese, Peter Karl K was born on March 12, 1964 in Lippstadt, North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany. Son of Walter Karl and Brunhild Giese.

Education

Dipl.Chem., Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1989. Doctor of Natural Sciences, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, 1992.

Career

Lecturer University College London, since 1998. Researcher in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Demonstration that autphosphorylation of CaM kinase II is required for synaptic plasticity and learning/memory. Research in Demonstration that potassium channel modulation is a mammalian learning/memory mechanism. Research in Identification of a compensatory mechanism for learning/memory deficist in Alzheimer's disease.

Membership

Member American Society Neurosci.

Connections

father:
Walter Karl

mother:
Brunhild Giese