Hon.-Prof. emer. o. Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil.

Dieter Schweizer

Dieter Schweizer

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 1992

  • Abteilung f. Zytologie und Genetik, Institut f. Botanik der Universität Wien
  • Department für Chromosomenbiologie, Universität Wien

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Research Areas:

  • Medical-Theoretical Sciences, Pharmacy
  • Evolutionary research
  • Genetics
  • Cell biology
  • Chromosomenbiologie und Genetik; Heterochromatin und Epigenetik; Meiose; DNA-Reparatur; Chromosomenevolution

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Selected Memberships:

  • Argentinische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Selected Prizes:

  • Forschungspreis des Schweizerischen Nationalfonds der Universität Basel
  • Honorarprofessor der Universität Salzburg
  • Kardinal-Innitzer-Würdigungspreis
  • Ehrenbürger der Universität Wien

Selected Publications:

  • Böhmdorfer, Gudrun; Schleiffer, Alexander; Brunmeir, Reinhard; Ferscha, Stefan; Nizhynska, Viktoria et al. [..] (2011) GMI1, a structural-maintenance-of-chromosomes-hinge domain-containing protein, is involved in somatic homologous recombination in Arabidopsis. Plant J., Bd. 67 (3), S. 420-33.
  • Gründler, P.; Unfried, I.; Pascher, K.; Schweizer, D. (1991) The rDNA intergenic region from Arabidopsis thaliana: Structural analysis, intraspecific variation, and functional implications. Journal of Molecular Biology, Bd. 221, S. 1209-1222.
  • Schweizer, D.; Ambros, P.; Gründler, P.; Varga, F. (1987) Attempts to relate cytological and molecular chromosome data of Arabidopsis thaliana to its genetic linkage map. Arabidopsis Information Service, Bd. 25, S. 27-34.
  • Schweizer, D.; Ambros, P.; Andrle, M. (1978) Modification of DAPI banding in human chromosomes by prestaining with a DNA-binding oligopeptide antibiotic, distamycin A. Experimental Cell Research, Bd. 111, S. 327-332.