Karl Norbert Klotz0000-0003-3553-3205
Karl Norbert Klotz received his Ph.D. degree in biochemistry from the University of Tübingen, Germany, in 1984. After a postdoctoral period at the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Heidelberg, Germany, he worked as a Senior Research Associate/Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Montana State University in Bozeman, Mont., USA, from 1990 to 1992. From 1992 to 1993, he served as a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology at Montana State University. In 1993, he joined the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Würzburg, Germany, where he is a Professor of pharmacology since 1998. Since 2004, he holds the position of an Administrative Director of the Rudolf Virchow Zentrum, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine at the University of Würzburg. His main research interests are G protein-coupled receptors, in particular adenosine receptors including the development of subtype-selective ligands in collaboration with several groups of medicinal chemists.
Biography Updated on 25 November 2010