Gerald Münch, Ph.D.

Comparative Genomics Centre,
Molecular Sciences Bldg 21, James Cook University,
Townsville, 4811, Queensland, Australia
Telephone: 61-7-4781 4709 Fax:  61-7-4781 6078


Brief Curriculum Vitae:
Institution Degree Year Subject
University of Würzburg, Germany Dipl. Chem.  1987 Chemistry 
University of Würzburg, Germany Ph.D.  1991 Biochemistry 
University of Würzburg, Germany 1992 Neurochemistry 
Garvan Institute, Sydney 1994 Molecular Neurobiology 

1997 Prize for "Brain Research in Gerontology" of the Universität Witten-Herdecke, Germany
2003  Rene-Schubert-Prize for Experimental Gerontology of the German Society for Aging Research

1995 - 1999: Lecturer Physiological Chemistry I (Biocenter) University of Würzburg, Germany
1999 Senior Lecturer Dept. of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry University of Würzburg, Germany
2000 - 2003 Senior Research Fellow/ A/Prof Neuroimmunological Cell Biology Unit University of Leipzig, Germany

Editorial Boards:
Journal of Neural Transmission (Springer), Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (IOS Press), Current Pharmaceutical Design (Bentham)

Selected Publications:


Medical Genomics Research Group, Autoimmunity Research Group, Comparative Genomics Centre,  Key words: Autoimmune diabetes, gene, genome, allele, locus, inherited, disease, Type 1 diabetes mellitus, childhood diabetes, lupus, systemic lupus erythematosus, hemolytic anaemia, hemolytic anemia, Coombs' test, antinuclear antibodies, renal failure, glomerulonephritis, gastritis, type A gastritis, pernicious anemia, immunology, popular science, biology.