Prof. Shuqun DENG (S. C. Teng)

(1902-1970)

the founder of the Institute of Microbiology a famous phytopathologist and mycologist

Shuqun DENG(1902¡ª1970) was a well known mycologist and forestry pathologist. He was one of the founders of mycology in China. He was a member of the Third and Fourth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He was elected as an Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Special Grade Professor since 1956, and was the Deputy Director of the Institute of Microbiology from 1958 to 1970. A famous industrial microbiologist, Prof. Xinfang FANG (1910¡ª1992) was one of the pioneers of our country's fermentation industry. He was a Deputy Director of Institute of Microbiology from 1958 to 1980 and an Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences. £