Svante Paabo was born in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1955. He later studied there from 1975 to 1981 and earned a PhD in the department of cell research there in 1986.
In addition to the Department of Biochemistry at the University of California at Berkeley.
He conducted postdoctoral research at the Institute for Molecular Biology II at the University of Zurich in Switzerland.
In addition to leading the Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany.
Since 1997, he previously taught biology at the University of Munich. In more recent years.
He has held honorary professorships in genetics and evolutionary biology at the University of Leipzig in Germany and the University of Uppsala in Sweden, respectively.
Since many years ago, Svante Paabo has been working with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, arranging events like the Biology of Genomes.
Earlier still, a symposium on Human Evolution. Paabo says of the Biology of Genomes, "It nearly has the sensation of you coming to the shrine.
That there are actually more people present than available seats in the Grace Auditorium.