Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Margarete Odenthal - Curriculum Vitae

Education and Professional Career

2015: apl. Professor
since 2011: Head of the Laboratory of Translational Research at the Institute for Pathology | University Hospital of Cologne
2007: Venia Legendi for Experimental and Molecular Pathology
2002 - 2010: Head of the Laboratory of Molecular Diagnostics at the Institute for Pathology | University Hospital of Cologne
1999 - 2002: Member of the managing board of the Santron AG (Electronic devices of hybridisation arrays for novel diagnostic approaches)
1992: Scientific stay at the Dept. of Cell Biology at the University of Brussels, Belgium
1990 - 2002: Research associate at the I. Medical Department and the Institute for Pathology at the University of Mainz and since 1996 at the University of Cologne
1990: Dr.rer.nat. graduate (PhD) at the Georg-August-University of Göttingen
1987 - 1989: Research fellow at the Dept. of Biochemistry, University of Stockholm (Sweden), supported by German Research Foundation (DFG) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
1985 - 1990: PhD-thesis work at the Institute for Plant Physiology of the University of Göttingen (Germany) and the Arrhenius Laboratory, University of Stockholm (Sweden)
1979 - 1985: Studies in Biology (Diploma) at the University of Göttingen and Gießen

Awards and Distinctions

2018: Associate Editor of Cancers
2007: Member of the European Association of Cancer Research (EACR)
2007: Member of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)
2004: Falk Foundation Award
2002: Innovation Award of Cologne (FET Sensor with a specially configured gate electrode for highly sensitive detection of DNA; PCT/DE2002/004594)
2000: Award of North Rhine Westphalia for the Patent (Gene expression, genome alteration and reporter expression in myofibroblasts and myofibroblast-like cells, PCT/US1999/024972)
1991: Member of the German Association foor the Study of the Liver (GASL)

Publications

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