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biologist , researcher

Ralf Erdmann, German biologist, researcher. Achievements include first isolation of yeast mutants affected in peroxisome assembly; characterization of proteins essential for peroxisome biogensis.

Background

Erdmann, Ralf was born on November 1, 1959 in Kamen, Germany. Son of Werner Willi and Thea Giesela (Greiner) Erdmann.

Education

Diploma, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1989.

Career

Research assistant, Ruhr U., Bochum, 1989-1991; research fellow, Rockefeller U., New York City, 1991-1993; research associate, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New York City, 1993-1995; research associate, Ruhr U., Bochum, Germany., since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first isolation of yeast mutants affected in peroxisome assembly. Characterization of proteins essential for peroxisome biogensis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: judo, music, science.

Connections

Married Bernhild Lorra, July 31, 1992. Children: Melinda Onida, Milan Marcel.

father:
Werner Willi Erdmann

mother:
Thea Giesela (Greiner) Erdmann

spouse:
Bernhild Lorra

child:
Milan Marcel Erdmann

child:
Melinda Onida Erdmann