Michael Hust studied biology at the Carl von Ossietzky Universität in Oldenburg, Germany, from 1993 to 1999. He got his Ph.D. at the Leibniz Universität from Hannover, Germany, in 2002. Since the end of 2002, he works as a research group leader and lecturer at the Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany, in the department of biotechnology headed by Stefan Dübel who coinvented antibody phage display. In 2011, he finished his professorial dissertation (Habilitation, venia legendi for biotechnology). He works on the development of antibodies for proteome research, diagnostics, and therapy with a focus on pathogens. He published more than sixty papers, reviews, and book chapters on antibody engineering and phage display. He cofounded the mAb-Factory GmbH in 2008.
Biography Updated on 8 September 2012