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Molecular biologist

Rob Antonius Marie Hooft van Huijsduijnen, Indonesian, Swiss molecular biologist. Achievements include patent for Newfoundland-Y initiation factors. Association Recherch contre Cancer fellowship.

Background

Huijsduijnen, Rob Antonius Marie Hooft van was born on August 16, 1958 in Prabumulih, Indonesia. Arrived in Switzerland, 1990. Son of Frits J. M. and Diny M. (Saeys) H.v.Huijsduijnen.

Education

Degree in biology, State University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1982. Doctorate Faculty of Natural Sciences, State University Leiden, The Netherlands, 1986.

Career

Research assistant State University Leiden, 1982-1986. Postdoctoral scientist, European Molecular Biology Organization fellow National Center for Science Research/Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale, Institute Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, 1986-1990. Staff scientist Glaxo-Wellcome, Geneva Biomedical Research Institutes, Switzerland, 1990—1997, Serono Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Geneva, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent for Newfoundland-Y initiation factors.

Connections

Married Olfa Bchini, January 6, 1990.

father:
Frits J. M. H.v.Huijsduijnen

mother:
Diny M. (Saeys) H.v.Huijsduijnen

spouse:
Olfa Bchini