J. Michael Schröder

Universitätsklinikum Aachen, Germany

J. Michael Schröder was born in 1937 in Hamburg, Germany. In 1956, he finished his Final Secondary School Examination, also in Hamburg. Between 1956 and 1962, he was in the Medical Schools in Freiburg/Brsg., Munich, Germany, and Vienna, Austria. He completed his Final Medical Examination in Munich, Germany. In 1962, he received the Ph.D. degree (promotion) and the E.C.F.M.G. examination. From 1962 to 1964, he served as a Scientific Assistant at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Department of General Neurology, Cologne, Germany, then as a Research Fellow at the Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA (1965, 1966). He was the Head of the Laboratory of Electron Microscopy at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Department of Neuropathology, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. 1970 "Habili-tation" (Ph.D.) in Neuropathology (1966–1974). His main interests are pathology and genetics of skeletal muscle and peripheral nerves (neuromuscular disorders) documented by more than 300 articles in the scientific literature (1964–2010), including two books in German Pathology of Skeletal Muscle (813 pages; 1982) and Pathology of Peripheral Nerves (862 pages, 1999) and one Atlas on Pathology of Peripheral Nerves in English (380 pages, 2001).

Biography Updated on 13 December 2010

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