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Research chemist

Roland Maurice Wenger, Swiss research chemist. Sergeant artillery, 1960-1983. Member American Chemical Society, New Swiss Chemical Society, American Peptide Society, Union Swiss Society Experimental Biology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Wenger, Roland Maurice was born on July 12, 1938 in Neuchatel, Switzerland. Son of Maurice Ami Wenger and Solange Coquerel.

Education

Diploma in Chemical Engineering, E.T.H. Zurich, Switzerland, 1961; Doctor of Science, E.T.H. Zurich, Switzerland, 1964.

Career

Research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, 1965-1966, Woodward Institute, Basel, Switzerland, 1967. With Institute Biochemistry, Neuchatel, Switzerland, 1968-1970. Chef de travaux University Neuchatel, 1970-1997.

Research chemist Preclin. Research, Sandoz Pharma Basle, 1980, senior chemist, since 1970. Head peptide research center Institute Organic Chemistry University Basel, since 1997.

Director Wenger Chemtech, Basel, since 1997. Private professor University Lausanne, since 1998.

Membership

Sergeant artillery, 1960-1983. Member American Chemical Society, New Swiss Chemical Society, American Peptide Society, Union Swiss Society Experimental Biology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, plant culture, stamp collecting.

Connections

Married Mahchid Razine, March 29, 1968. Children: Fatima, Olivier, Sarah.

father:
Maurice Ami Wenger

mother:
Solange Coquerel

spouse:
Mahchid Razine

child:
Sarah Wenger

child:
Olivier Wenger

child:
Fatima Wenger