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Biochemist

Saulius KlimaSAuskas, Lithuanian biochemist. Achievements include discovery of N4-methylcytosine in DNA, base-flipping in DNA. Recipient H. Hughes Medical Institute International Research Scholar's award, 1994.

Background

KlimaSAuskas, Saulius was born on August 2, 1958 in Vilnius, Lithuania. Son of Jonas and Vincenta (Pukyté) KlimaSAuskas.

Education

Master in Chemistry, Vilnius University, Vilnius, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Bio-organic Chemistry, Institute of Organic Synthesis, Riga, Latvia, 1987. Habilitation in molecular biology, University Latvia, 1998.

Career

Junior scientist Institute Applied Enzymology, Vilnius, 1981-1983, research scientist, 1984-1987, senior scientist, 1987-1989. Visiting scientist Cold Spring Harbor (New York ) Laboratory, 1989-1994. Senior staff scientist Institute Biotechnology, Vilnius, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of N4-methylcytosine in DNA, base-flipping in DNA.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-contributor 37 article to professional journals.

Connections

Married Danguolé Baneviciuté, September 15, 1979. Children: Darius, Milda.

father:
Jonas KlimaSAuskas

mother:
Vincenta (Pukyté) KlimaSAuskas

spouse:
Danguolé Baneviciuté

child:
Darius KlimaSAuskas

child:
Milda KlimaSAuskas