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researcher , Neuroscientist

Thomas Oertle, Swiss neuroscientist, researcher. Achievements include research in Molecular characterization of the neurite-outgrowth inhibitor Nogo and the evolution of its related family of reticulon genes. Recipient Buzi-Rusca Prize for Best Matura, Buzi-Rusca Foundation, 1994, Best Matura, Liceo di Bellinzona, 1994, First Prize, Schweizer Jugend forscht, 1992, Technorama Winterthur, 1992. Member of Society for Neuroscience.

Background

Oertle, Thomas was born on March 12, 1974 in St.Gallen, Switzerland. Son of Eugen Kurt Oertle and Regula Amalia Oertle-Schnetzer.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 2003.

Career

Indiana scientist Institute of Medical Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Innsbruck, Austria, since 2002. Independent scientist department biology University of Konstanz, Germany, since 2001. Researcher and phd student Brain Research Institute, University of Zurich and Department of Biology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland, 1999—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Molecular characterization of the neurite-outgrowth inhibitor Nogo and the evolution of its related family of reticulon genes.

Membership

Member of Society for Neuroscience.

Connections

father:
Eugen Kurt Oertle

mother:
Regula Amalia Oertle-Schnetzer