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cell biologist and biochemist

Theo August Wallimann, Swiss cell biologist and biochemist. Grantee Roche Research Foundation, 1983-1984, Swiss Foundation Muscle Diseases, 1988-1989, 90—, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, 1981, Swiss National Science Foundation, since 1989, Helmut Horten Foundation, since 1991; fellow Swiss Commission Molecular Biology, 1972-1974, Muscular Dystrophy Association American, 1976-1980.

Background

Wallimann, Theo August was born on October 13, 1946 in Luzern, Switzerland. Son of August and Berta Wallimann-Ettlin.

Education

Diploma in biology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Cell Biology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 1975.

Career

Professor Institute Cell Biology, Zurich, since 1993, head, 1995-1996. Lecturer in field.

Membership

Member Swiss Society Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Federation European Chemists, American Society Cell Biology, American Biophysics Society, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Beatrice F. Zuger, 1972. Children: Rebecca M., Danial A.

father:
August Wallimann-Ettlin

mother:
Berta Wallimann-Ettlin

spouse:
Beatrice F. Zuger

children:
Rebecca M. Wallimann

Danial A. Wallimann