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Geneticist , researcher

Siegfried Karl Scherneck, German geneticist, researcher. Recipient Robert Koch medal, Academy of Sciences, Berlin, 1986.

Background

Scherneck, Siegfried Karl was born on August 31, 1940 in Gera, Germany. Son of Karl Werner and Mágarete Scherneck.

Education

Diploma, Friedrich-Schiller University, Germany, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rostock, Germany, 1970.

Career

Head working group virology Central Institute for Molecular Biology, Berlin, 1971—1988. Head department human genetics Central Institute for Cancer Research, 1988—1991. Head department tumor genetics Max-Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cell Genetics, 1978, DNA-Tumor-Viruses, 1995, Handbook of Oncology, 1998. Member editorial board: Urania, 1975-1990, Journal Molecular Medicine, 1995-1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Birdwatching, sports, reading.

Connections

Married Ursúla Dagmar Schúlte, September 17, 1968. Children: Súsanne, Stephan.

father:
Karl Werner

mother:
Mágarete Scherneck

spouse:
Ursúla Dagmar Schúlte

children:
Súsanne Scherneck

Stephan Scherneck