Klaus Rajewsky#


Klaus Rajewsky
Email:klaus.rajewsky 'at' mdc-berlin.de
Membership Number:107
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY
Username:krajewsky
Homepage: https://www.mdc-berlin.de/36143067/en/research/research_teams/immune_regulation_and_cancer



Present and Previous Positions
  • since 2011 Researcher, Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin-Buch
  • 2006-2011 Fred S. Rosen Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
  • 2001 Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
  • 2001 Senior Investigator, CBR Institute for Biomedical Research
  • 1999-2000 Bert L. and N. Kuggie Vallee Visiting Professor, Dept. of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
  • 1996-2001 Part-time appointment, Programme Coordinator, EMBL Mouse Biology Programme, Monterotondo, Italy
  • 1970-2001 Professor of Molecular Genetics, Science Faculty, University of Cologne. Member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Genetics
  • 1969 EMBO Senior Fellow at the National Institute for Medical Research London, in Mitchison's laboratory
  • 1964-1966 Research assistant at the Institute of Genetics, University of Cologne, in U. Henning's Laboratory. Since 1966 Head of the newly established immunology unit at the same institute
  • 1962-1963 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institut Pasteur, Paris, (P. Grabar's laboratory)

Fields of Scholarship
  • Immunology
  • Targeted mutagenesis in mice
  • Mouse models of human lymphomas

Honours and Awards
  • Member of the European Molecular Biology Organization
  • Membre d'Honneur de la Société Française d'Immunologie (1981)
  • Member of the Rheinisch-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften (1981)
  • Honorary Member of the American Association of Immunologists (1983)
  • Founding Member of the Academia Europea (1988)
  • Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A. (1994)
  • Chaire Européenne du Collège de France, Paris (1995-1996)
  • Member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (1995)
  • Doctor honoris causa of the University René Descartes, Paris (1998)
  • First Honorary Member of the Gesellschaft fuer Genetik, Germany (2001)
  • Foreign Member of the American Academy of Arts and Science (2001)
  • Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (2003)
  • Foreign Member of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences (2003)
  • Honorary Doctorate, J.W. von Goethe Unversity, Frankfurt/Main (2004)
  • Avery Landsteiner Award (1977)
  • Behring-Kitasato Prize (1994)
  • Robert Pfleger Prize (1994)
  • Humboldt Research Award (1994)
  • Rabbi Shai Shacknai Memorial Prize, Hebrew University (1995)
  • Robert Koch Prize (1996)
  • Max-Planck-Research Award (1996)
  • Dr. Albert-Wander-Memorial Prize, Bern University (1996)
  • UCL Prize Lecture in Clinical Science (1997)
  • Körber Prize for European Science (1997)
  • Behring-Heidelberger Award, American Association of Immunologists (1999)
  • Prize of the German Cancer Aid (Krebshilfe) (2002)
  • Merit Award, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH (2003)
  • Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research (2005)
  • Novartis Prize for Basic Immunology (2007)
  • Emil von Behring Prize (2008)
  • William B. Coley Award (2009)
  • Ernst Jung Gold Medal for Medicine (2010)
  • European Resuscitation Council, Advanced Grant (2011)


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