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Biochemist , researcher

Rainer Girgert, German biochemist, researcher. Achievements include research in inactivation of Ras in tumor cells by inhibition of farnesylation; research in molecular mechanism of induction of tamoxifen resistance by magnetic fields. Member of Gesellschaft für Biochemie.

Background

Girgert, Rainer was born on August 21, 1954 in Andernach, Germany.

Education

Abitur, Koblenz College, Germany, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1989.

Career

Laboratory head department pediatrics surgery University Tuebingen, 1991—2001. Researcher University Ulm, Germany, 2001—2004, University Goettingen, Germany, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in inactivation of Ras in tumor cells by inhibition of farnesylation. Research in molecular mechanism of induction of tamoxifen resistance by magnetic fields.

Membership

Member of Gesellschaft für Biochemie.