Brigitta Vosshans, MTLA

Senior Research Associate

Centre of Toxicology


Technician -"Medico-Technical Laboratory Assistant" (MTLA), University Clinic Bergmannsheil, Bochum, Germany, 1983

Professional Experience

  • Senior Research Associate, Institute of Prevention and Occupational Medicine (IPA), German Social Accident Insurance, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 1989-
  • MTLA, „Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil“, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, 1984-1989
  • MTLA, “Evangelisches Krankenhaus Hattingen”,Hattingen-Ruhr, Germany, 1984

Work Experience

  • DNA Isolation from Human, Bacteria, Plant, and Plasmid Cells
  • Micronucleus-Assay
  • COMET-Assay
  • DNA Blotting and Hybridisation
  • DNA Cloning in E. Coli
  • PCR and RT-PCR
  • Analytical and Preparative Restriction of Plasmid-DNA
  • RNA Isolation from Human and Plant Material
  • HLA-D Determination by Sequence-Specific Oligonucleotides (SSOP) and Starter Molecules (SSP)
  • Cell Culture (Bacterial Cells In-Vitro)
  • Protein Isolation and Preparation of Bacterial Extracts
  • Agarose and SDS-PAGE Electrophoresis
  • Determination of Enzyme Kinetics by HPLC
  • Analyses of Lipids, Lipoproteins, Carbohydrates, Tumour Markers and Drugs of Abuse (Clinical Chemistry)
  • Blood Counts, Extended Morphological and Immunological Diagnostics (Haematology)
  • Basic and Extended Haemostaseology and Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • ELISA Assay
  • Light Microscopy and Fluorescence Microscopy


German, Englisch