Klaus Langer

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Prof. Dr. Klaus Langer
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy
Corrensstrasse 48, 48149 Münster, Germany
phone: +49 – 251 – 83 39860
e-mail: k.langer@uni-muenster.de

Education and Professional Experience
1986-1990 – Graduate studies of Pharmacy, University of Frankfurt: Staatsexamen (Federal Examination)
1992-1996 – Doctoral studies in Pharmaceutical Technology (Dr. phil. nat.),
Thesis “Entwicklung und Charakterisierung kolloidaler Systeme als Träger für Muscarinrezeptor-Agonisten zur Anwendung am Auge”, University of Frankfurt
1996-2008 – Group leader, “Protein nanoparticle” research group, University of Frankfurt
2000 – Visiting professor, Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Graz, Austria
2005 – Postdoctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) in Pharmaceutical Technology, Thesis “Entwicklung kolloidaler  Arzneistoffträgersysteme auf Proteinbasis”, University of Frankfurt
since 2009 – Full Professor, Managing director Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy, University of Muenster

Honors and Awards
2003 – Research award of Adolf Messer foundation: Research project “Vascular targeting with protein-based nanoparticles: Elimination of unspecific cellular interactions”

Research Interests
pharmaceutical nanotechnology
: Development of protein-based drug carriers; nanoparticulate drug delivery systems; cell type specific targeting; tumor therapy
analytics: Standardisation of colloidal dosage forms
solid dosage forms: Development of granules, tablets, capsules