1996: DSc, Biology, Hung. Acad. Sci.; 1996-2012: Scientific Advisor, group leader in the Institute of Biochemistry, Biological Research Centre, Hungarian Academy of Sciences until retirement; Teaching at the University of Szeged; Founding member of the International Society for Matrix Biology.
Expertise in studying extracellular matrix protein genes: their cloning, expression, function and regulation in development, transgenic mice, differentiation and regeneration systems and carcinogenesis.