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Prof. Dr. Peter Ruth

Division of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tübingen

FOR2060: cGMP Signalling in Cell Growth and Survival

Curriculum Vitae

Academic education

1977 – 1978 Stuies in Pharmacy, ETH Zürich

19781981 Studies in Pharmacy, University of Heidelberg

1982 Approbation

19821985 PhD Stundet at the Institute of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg (Prof. Dr. Franz Hofmann)

1985 PhD Theses: "Molecular Basis of the Modulation of Ca2+-Influx into Heart Myocytes by Ca2+-Channer Blockers"

Professional Career

1986 Head, Production of Liquid Pharmaceuticals, Boehringer Ingelheim

19861988 Head of Quality Control, Central Hospital Pharmacy, German Federal Army, Koblenz/Rhein

19881990 Postdoc in Medical Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Universtät des Saarlandes, Homburg/Saar

19911996 Postdoc at the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, Technische Universität München. Director: Prof. Dr. Franz Hofmann. 1996 Venia legendi in Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, Technische Universität München. Title of the habilitation thesis: "cGMPdependent Proteinkinase: heterologous expression, tissue-specific distribution and modulation of cytosolic Ca2+-concentration"

19962001 Associate Professor, Phamrmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, Technische Universität München

since 2001 Full Professor and Chair, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Institute of Pharmacy, Universität Tübingen

Awards and Honors

2005 Phoenix Scientific Award

2008present Founding member of the scientific board of the Interfaculty Centre for Pharmacogenomics and Pharma Research (ICEPHA), University of Tübingen, Germany

2008present Co-editor for "Mutschler - Arzneimittelwirkungen: Lehrbuch der Pharmakologie und Toxikologie"

2013present Co-speaker of the DFG Research Unit 2060