Dr. Markus Meyer

Dr. Markus Meyer, Saarland University, Germany


Dr. Meyer received his PhD from the Saarland University (Prof. Hans H. Maurer, Department of Experimental and Clinical Toxicology, Homburg, Germany), where he worked on the role of cytochrome P450s and catechol-O-methyltransferase in the metabolism of methylenedioxy designer drug enantiomers. Currently, he is working in the same department as a post-doc and deputy head of department. His main research interests are metabolism of drugs of abuse and poisons and their inhibition potency on metabolizing enzyme systems as well as analytical toxicology. Dr. Meyer is actively involved in research in these areas and has written and contributed to several peer-reviewed publications, and invited presents at national and international conferences. He is a member of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (TIAFT), the German Pharmaceutical Society (DPhG), the Society of Toxicological and Forensic Chemistry (GTFCh), and of the International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology (IATDMCT).