Anja Erkes, CTA

Senior Research Associate

Centre of Toxicology


Technician - "Chemico-Technical Assistant" (CTA), Bochum, Germany, 1988-1992

Professional Experience

  • Senior Research Associate, "Institut für Prävention und Arbeitsmedizin der Deutschen Gesetzlichen Unfallversicherung" (IPA), Institut der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, 1994
  • Research Associate, Milchwerke Westfalen EG, Westmilch Humana, Bochum, Germany, 1992-1993

Work Experience

  • DNA-Isolation from Lymphocytes
  • Cell Culture
  • COMET-Assay
  • Micronucleus-Assay
  • Determination of DNA-Adducts by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
  • Whole-Body Plethysmography for integrated ventilatory functions and airway reactivity
  • Analysis of respiratory and cardiovascular functions and parameters of rodents in animal experiments
  • Physico-chemical and Microbiological Analysis of milk samples
  • Analysis of Water Samples
  • Constant-Field-Gel-Electrophroresis
  • Spectrophotometry
  • Light Microscopy and Fluorescence Microscopy (Image System)


German, English