Prof. Achim Schmidtko, Germany

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Born July 08, 1972, German citizen.

Curriculum vitae

1992 – 1998 Studies in Pharmacy, Goethe University Frankfurt
License to practice pharmacy 1998
1998 – 2004 Studies in Medicine, Goethe University Frankfurt
License to practice medicine 2004
2004 – 2012 Postdoc with Prof. Dr. Dr. G. Geisslinger at the Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Goethe University Frankfurt, School of Medicine
2010 Venia Legendi in Clinical Pharmacology
2010 Medical specialist in Clinical Pharmacology
2012 – 2015 Full Professor and Chair, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Witten/Herdecke University, School of Medicine
2013 Medical specialist in Pharmacology and Toxicology
2016 – present Full Professor and Chair, Pharmacology
Goethe University Frankfurt, School of Pharmacy

Research interests

His key research focus is on the characterization of cellular and molecular mechanisms of pain processing. His research group uses a variety of methods from classical pharmacology, in vivo experimental models, molecular biology, and microscopic imaging. He is mainly interested in cell communication in peripheral nerves and the spinal cord, and the messengers and receptors involved. So far I have authored more than 40 peer-reviewed publications and 2 accepted patents.

Achim Schmidtko

Updated on 2017-10-20T11:05:22+00:00, by Dennis Reinitz.