Michael Kessel

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Germany

Michael Kessel received his Diploma in microbiology and his Ph.D. degree from the University of Kiel, Germany, in 1976 and 1981, respectively. From 1881 to 1983, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Laboratory of Molecular Virology, National Cancer institute, NIH, Bethesda, USA. From 1983 to 1986, he was a Research Associate at the ZMBH in Heidelberg, Germany. In 1987, he joined the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Goettingen, Germany, first as a staff scientist, and since 1992 as an independent research group leader. Since 2001, he works as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Goettingen. Dr. KesselsĀ“s research interests include mechanisms of pattern formation in vertebrate embryos, in particular the coordination of cell cycle and developmental control mechanisms.

Biography Updated on 6 December 2009

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