Klaus-Peter Brüssow was born in Wismar, Germany, in 1949. He received the biology/physiology diploma (summa cum laude) in 1975 at Donetsk State University, Donetsk, Ukraine, and the Ph.D. degree (summa cum laude) in 1979 from the Academy of Agricultural Science, Berlin, Germany. Since 1970, Brüssow was working as a Research Scientist in the Research Centre of Animal Production, Dummerstorf, Germany. Since 1993, he is a Senior Research Scientist and Deputy Head of the Department of Reproductive Biology of the Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN), Dummerstorf, Germany. In 1998, he was habilitated at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary, and since 2002 he is a Professor at the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the Szent Istvá n University, Budapest, Hungary. He is mainly interested in pig reproduction physiology. Brüssow is a Member of the scientific societies AETE and ESDAR, and he is Editorial Board Member of the Journal of Reproduction and Development.
Biography Updated on 2 December 2010