Markus GanzeraMarkus GANZERA, Assoz.-Prof. Priv.-Doz. Dr.
Associate Professor

Institute of Pharmacy/Pharmacognosy
University of Innsbruck
Center for Chemistry and Biomedicine
Innrain 80 - 82/IV
Room: L.04.031
6020 Innsbruck / Austria

Phone: +43 512 507 - 58406
Fax: +43 512 507 - 58499








  • Analysis of natural products by HPLC, GC and CE (all in combination with MS), and the utilization of novel techniques (e.g. CEC, ELSD) for that purpose

  • Development and validation of analytical methods for scientific and commercial applications

  • Isolation and characterization of biologically active compounds from natural sources

  • Screening of secondary plant metabolites in cytochrome and elastase enzyme assays


  • 2010-2013: project associate - Regulation of overflow metabolism in filamentous fungi (FWF-project P22220); project completed (PhD-student: Anja Krüger)

  • 2012-2015: project leader - Abiotic stress in extremophiles - strategies and utilization (FWF-project P24168)

  • 2014-2017: project leader - Capillary electrochromatography - novel stationary phases & applications (FWF-project P26917)

Group members

Prices and awards

  • Anerkennungspreis der Landeshauptstadt Innsbruck 2007

  • Anerkennungspreis des Fürstentums Liechtenstein 2007

  • Madaus Preis 2011 (supervisor of the best master thesis)