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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Regina Grillari
retired / former staff member

Muthgasse 18, 1190 Wien


Curr. Vitae

2010 - Associate Professor
2008 - Habilitation, cell biology
2002 - group leader: human cells and cell immortalization
2000 - Doctoral degree, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna (Establishment of human cell lines and recombinant protein expression)
2000 - University Assistant
1999 - 2000 Contract University Assistant
1996 - Sponsion, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna (Retinoids in combinantion with interferon-alpha influence the ras-signaltransduction cascade in human melanoma)

Statistik Austria, science classification

biotechnology; cytology; genetics; microbiology; biological engineering; genetic engineering;


cell culture (normal, tumor, stem cells, primary cell cultures, mediumoptimization,..); immortalization of human cells (viral oncogenes, telomerase); flow cytometry; replicative senescence; characterization of cell lines;


2015 HOUSKA 3rd place
2012 Best presentation Award, 21st Annual Congress of the European Association of Tissue Banks (EATB), Vienna Austria, 2012
2011 1st poster prize, 22nd ESACT Meeting, Vienna
2009 Förderungspreis der "Professor Anton Kurir-Stiftung"
2006 Poster prize at the European Conference on Aging, Innsbruck, Austria
2005 FEMS young scientist meeting award
2004 Poster prize at the EMBO/Harden conference ”Ubiquitin and Proteasome system in health and disease” September 6-10 2004, Cirencester, UK
1994 Leistungsstipendium der Universität für Bodenkultur Wien

Reviewer for scientific journals

2012 - Biotechnology Progress
2012 - Tissue Engineering
2009 - Cytotechnology
2008 - Experimental Gerontology
2005 - Experimental Gerontology

Reviewer/Expert organization

2012 Österreichische Nationalbank

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2016 Kidney toxicity and best practices
2014 Cell Culture Days 2014
Member of the Organisation Committee
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