Prof. Kurt Zatloukal

Prof. Kurt Zatloukal

Chair of CBmed Center for Biomarker Research in Medicine. Graz, Austria

Kurt Zatloukal is professor of pathology at the Medical University of Graz, Austria. His research focusses on molecular pathology of diseases as well as biobanking and related data management technologies. He coordinated the preparatory phase of the European biobanking and biomolecular research infrastructure (BBMRI-ERIC) and is director of the Austrian national node BBMRI.at. He contributed to the development of new European standards and norms for pre-analytical processing of tissue samples for molecular testing He is Member of the Academia Europaea and has published 206 scientific papers and was co-inventor of 25 patent applications.