!!!Leena Peltonen
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Leena Peltonen passed away March 11, 2010. 
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__Positions Held__
*2004 Coordinator of the (Nordic Center of Excellence in Disease Genetics 
*2000 Director of the Center of Excellence in Disease Genetics of the Academy of Finland 
*1998-2002 Founder and the Gordon and Virginia MacDonald Distinguished Chair of the Department of Human Genetics at University of California Los Angeles 
*1995-1998 Professor, University of Helsinki and National Public Health Institute 
*1991-1994 Professor of Molecular Biology, Director of the Molecular Biology Program,  National Public Health Institute 
*1987-1991 Head of the Laboratory, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Finland 
*1985-1986 Senior Scientist of The Academy of Finland, Recombinant DNA Laboratory, University of Helsinki 
*1981-1984 Acting Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology, University of Oulu, Finland 
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__Fields of Scholarship__
*Molecular geneticists
*Human Genetics
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__Honours and Awards__
*Member of the Academia Europaea
*Honorary degree from the University of Uppsala 
*Honorary degree from the University of Joensuu
*2006 the Belgian prize Prix van Gysel 
*2006 the Swedish prize Stora Fernströmpriset
*[2009 Honorary title of Academician of Science in Finland|http:///www.helsinki.fi/news/archive/11-2009/3-11-18-32]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Peltonen_Leena/Highlight]
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