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Biochemist

Stellan Vilhelm Einar Hjertén, Swedish biochemist. Recipient The Björkén prize Uppsala University, 1985, Rudbeck prize, 2004, Electrophoresis Society Founder's award, 1988, Frederick Conference award, 1993, The Hirai prize, Japan, 1994, American Chemical Society award, 1996, The Torbern Bergman medal The Swedish Chemical Society, 1996, The Pierce award International Society for Molecular Recognition, 2001, Golay award, 2002.

Background

Hjertén, Stellan Vilhelm Einar was born on April 2, 1928 in Forshem, Sweden. Son of Vilhelm Gustav Florentin and Judith Kristina (Johansson) Hjertén.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1969. Dr (honorary), University Medical School, Pécs, Hungary, 1999. Dr (honorary), Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania, 2001.

Career

Assistant professor Uppsala University, 1967-1969, professor in biochemistry, since 1969.

Membership

Member of Nordic Separation Science Society (founder), Scandinavian Electrophoresis Society.

Connections

Married Laila Elisabet Woxström, July 24, 1965. 1 child, Marie-Christine.

father:
Vilhelm Gustav Florentin Hjertén

mother:
Judith Kristina (Johansson) Hjertén

spouse:
Laila Elisabet Woxström

child:
Marie-Christine Hjertén