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Frank Majewski

Born  1941

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German paediatrician and human geneticist, born 1941, Berlin.

Biography of Frank Majewski

Frank Majewski studied medicine in Saarbrücken, Freiburg, Vienna and Münster. He qualified in 1967 and then worked in the Institute of Human Genetics in Münster and specialised in paediatrics at the University of Tübingen Children's Hospital. In 1978 he was appointed professor of human genetics and paediatrics at the Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, where he is presently (2001) professor at the Institut für Humangenetik und Anthropologie.


  • Frank Majewski, T. Goecke:
    Studies of microcephalic primordial dwarfism. 1: Approach to a delineation of the Seckel syndrome.
    American Journal of Medical Genetics, New York, 1982, 12: 7-21.
  • F. Majewski et al:
    Serpentine fibula – polycystic kidney syndrome and Melnick-Needles syndrome are different disorders.
    European Journal of Pediatrics, Berlin, 1993, 152: 916-921.

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