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Univ.-Prof. Mag.pharm. Dr.rer.nat. Wolfgang Graier
Gottfried Schatz Research Center (for Cell Signaling, Metabolism and Aging)
Head
Division of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Lehrstuhlinhaber/Lehrstuhlinhaberin
Head of Research Unit
Forschungseinheit für molekulare und zelluläre Physiologie
EMail: wolfgang.graier(at)medunigraz.at
Tel: +43/316/385/71963
http://user.meduni-graz.at/wolfgang.graier/graier.htm
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Externe ID's
Researcher ID: B-7052-2008
ORCiD: 0000-0003-1871-3298

Statistik Austria, science classification

Scientific Expertise

Curr. Vitae

2018 Chair, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Medical University Graz
2018 Head of the Gottfried Schatz Research center for Cell Signaling, Metabolism and Aging
2016 Spin-Off company foundation of Next Generation Fluorescence Imaging (NGFI; www.ngfi.eu)
2015 Head of the NIKON - Center of excellence Graz, NCoE-Graz
2009 Full Professor of Molecular Biology, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Center of Molecular Medicine, Medical University Graz
2009 -2017 Chair, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Center of Molecular Medicine, Medical University Graz (since October 1st 2009)
2006 Head of the Research Unit for Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Centre for Molecular Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
1997 -2009 Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Biochemistry & Medical Molecular Biology at the University of Graz, Austria
1995 -1997 Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Biochemistry & Medical Molecular Biology at the University of Graz, Austria
1994 -1995 Assistant Professor at the Department of Medical Biochemistry at the University of Graz, Austria
1993 -1994 PostDoc Training in Physiology and Membrane biophysics at the Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center, Vascular Cell Biophysics Laboratory (Prof. Dr. Mike Sturek), University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA (supp. Max Kade Foundation, New York, USA and the Schrödinger Stipendium, FWF, Austria)
1992 -1993 Research Assistant supported by the Austrian Science Funds (FWF), Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
1991 -1992 Military service, Military-Pharmasist
1989 -1991 Research Assitant supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
1989 -1989 Contract Assistant at the Department of Pharma­cology and Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
1988 -1991 Ph.D. thesis in pharmacology at the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
1988 -1989 Research Assitant supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Graz, Austria
1981 -1988 Study of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Graz, Austria

Awards

2017 CCC-Award (thesis advisor)
2017 Auszeichnung als Erfinder der Med Uni Graz für die Erfindung von gentisch kodierten Kaliumionenindikatoren (GEPIIs)
2017 Award for Excellence (thesis advisor)
2017 Sanofi Award (senior author)
2017 Themenspezifischer Forschungspreis des Landes Steiermark Kategorie 1 – Human (Co-Author)
2015 Auszeichnung als Erfinder der Med Uni Graz für die Erfindung genetisch kodierter Stickstoffmonoxid-Sensoren (geNOps)
2015 Auszeichnung als Erfinder der Med Uni Graz für die Erfindung computergesteuerter Perfusionsrobotor für die Fluoreszenzmikroskopie
2012 Official Nominator for the "Japan Prize" (since 2012)
2008 Mitgliedschaft, Academia Europeae (since 2008)
2007 Sanofi-Aventis Award 2007 (senior author)
2006 Sanofi-Aventis Award 2006 (senior author)
1999 Paracelsus Award 1999, Austrian Society of Internal Medicine
1996 Bristol-Myers Squibb Award
1995 Young Investigator Award 1995
1995 Paracelsus Award 1995, Austrian Society of Internal Medicine
1995 Höchst-Award 1995
1994 Otto-Loewi-Award 1994
1993 Young Scientist Traveler Award
1993 Erwin Schrödinger Auslandsstipendium, FWF
1993 Max Kade Stipendium, Austrian Academy of Sciences and Max Kade Foundation
1993 Young Scientist Traveler Grant, Conference about Second Messenger and Phosphoproteins
1992 Young Investigator Award 1992
1992 Best Poster Award
1991 Herba Award 1991

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2012 -2018 Japan Preis
Official Nominator
2008 -2018 Academia Europeae
Akademiemitglied
1999 -2018 European Calcium Society
Mitglied
1994 -2018 American Physiological Society, APS
Mitglied
2010 -2017 The International Cannabinoid Research Society
Mitglied
2002 -2012 Kollegiumsmitglied / European Society of Clinical Investigation
Kollegiumsmitglied
2002 -2012 European Society of Clinical Investigation
Mitglied
2000 -2012 Österreichische Physiologische Gesellschaft
Mitglied
1994 -2012 American Heart Association (Cardiovascular Council)
Mitglied
2001 -2007 Swiss Society for Pharmacology and Toxicology
Mitglied
1996 -2007 Gesellschaft für Innere Medizin
Mitglied
2005 -2006 European Society of Clinical Investigation
Vizepräsident
2004 -2005 Österreichische Physiologische Gesellschaft
Vorstandsmitglied
1992 -2002 American Diabetes Association, ADA
Mitglied
1992 -1998 Österreichische Diabetesgesellschaft
Mitgliedschaft

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2021 -2022 BIO MED: Editor-in-Chief
2021 -2022 FRONTIERS IN CARDIOVASCULAR AND SMOOTH MUSCLE PHARMACOLOGY: Associate Editor
2017 -2022 BIOCHEMISTRY AND CELL BIOLOGY = BIOCHIMIE ET BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE:
2017 -2022 CONTACT:
2017 -2022 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES: Academic Editor Biochem, Mol & Cell Biol
2017 -2022 PEERJ: Handling Editor
2017 -2022 SCIENTIFIC REPORTS: Handling Editor
2010 -2022 FRONTIERS IN CARDIOVASCULAR AND SMOOTH MUSCLE PHARMACOLOGY: Editorial Board Member
2008 -2022 PFLUGERS ARCHIV-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY: Editorial Board Member
2001 -2022 JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY: Editorial Board Member
2010 -2018 MOLECULAR BIOLOGY INTERNATIONAL: Editorial Board Member
2007 -2018 THE OPEN BIOCHEMISTRY JOURNAL: Member of the Editorial Board
2013 -2017 CALCIUM SIGNALING: Associate Editor
2005 -2014 CURRENT CARDIOLOGY REVIEWS: Member of the Editorial Board
2005 -2014 RECENT PATENTS ON CARDIOVASCULAR DRUG DISCOVERY: Member of the Editorial Board
2000 -2005 BRITISH JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY: Editorial Board Member
2000 -2003 DIABETOLOGIA: Editorial Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

1992 -2022 JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR PHARMACOLOGY
1992 -2022 PFLUGERS ARCHIV-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY
1993 -2022 BRITISH JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY
1993 -2022 DIABETES
1994 -2022 THE JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY
1995 -2022 BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA
1996 -2022 CELL CALCIUM
1999 -2022 FEBS LETTERS
2001 -2022 AMER J PHYSIOL
2002 -2022 BIOCHEMICAL PHARMACOLOGY
2008 -2022 MITOCHONDRION
2008 -2022 NATURE CELL BIOLOGY
2011 -2022 JOURNAL OF CELL BIOLOGY
2011 -2022 JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION
2011 -2022 SCIENCE
2015 -2022 BBA - MOLECULAR CELL RESEARCH
2015 -2022 SCIENTIFIC REPORTS
2016 -2022 CELL REPORTS
2016 -2022 FRONTIERS OF MEDICINE
2016 -2022 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES
2017 -2022 FRONTIERS IN PHARMACOLOGY
2017 -2022 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES
2017 -2022 MOLECULES (BASEL, SWITZERLAND)
2017 -2022 NATURE COMMUNICATIONS
2018 -2022 CELLULAR PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY
2018 -2022 SCIENCE SIGNALING
2019 -2022 AGING-US (ALBANY NY)
2019 -2022 CELLS
2020 -2022 ACS SENSORS
2020 -2022 AUTOPHAGY
2020 -2022 FRONTIERS IN PHYSIOLOGY
2020 -2022 MOLECULAR METABOLISM
2020 -2022 OXIDATIVE MEDICINE AND CELLULAR LONGEVITY
1997 -2021 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY
2008 -2021 PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
2010 -2021 BMC CELL BIOLOGY
2011 -2021 Frontiers in Cardiovascular and Smooth Muscle Pharmacology
2016 -2021 BIOCHEMISTRY
2017 -2021 Cancer Research Frontiers
2017 -2021 CELL DEATH & DISEASE
2017 -2021 THE FEBS JOURNAL
2018 -2021 BIOCHEMISTRY AND CELL BIOLOGY = BIOCHIMIE ET BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE
1992 -2020 LIFE SCIENCES
2007 -2020 PLACENTA
2010 -2020 Molecular Biology International
2015 -2020 BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL
2015 -2020 REPRODUCTION
2020 -2020 ACS OMEGA
2020 -2020 BIOSENSORS & BIOELECTRONICS
2020 -2020 CELLULAR SIGNALLING
2020 -2020 JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS
2020 -2020 JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOMEDICAL ANALYSIS
2020 -2020 MECHANISMS OF AGEING AND DEVELOPMENT
2020 -2020 MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR ENDOCRINOLOGY
1993 -2019 ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY
1993 -2019 CIRCULATION RESEARCH
2002 -2019 JOURNAL OF GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY
2003 -2019 FASEB JOURNAL
2007 -2019 CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH
2008 -2019 JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR MEDICINE-JMM
2010 -2019 BIOCHEMISTRY AND CELL BIOLOGY = BIOCHIMIE ET BIOLOGIE CELLULAIRE
2012 -2019 PLOS ONE
2016 -2019 ANGIOGENESIS
2017 -2019 CANADIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY
2017 -2019 JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS: JOVE
2019 -2019 CANCER RESEARCH
1993 -2018 DIABETOLOGIA
1995 -2018 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION
1997 -2018 PHARMACOLOGICAL RESEARCH
2010 -2018 JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY
2011 -2018 PHARMACOLOGICAL RESEARCH
2018 -2018 SEMINARS IN CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY
2016 -2017 EXPERIMENTAL PHYSIOLOGY
2017 -2017 BIOPROCESS AND BIOSYSTEMS ENGINEERING
2017 -2017 EXPERIMENTAL DERMATOLOGY
2017 -2017 PROSTAGLANDINS & OTHER LIPID MEDIATORS
2016 -2016 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY
2016 -2016 THE JOURNAL OF MEMBRANE BIOLOGY
1994 -2015 ATHEROSCLEROSIS
2015 -2015 EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE
2009 -2014 HORMONE AND METABOLIC RESEARCH
2012 -2014 EXPERIMENTAL AND MOLECULAR PATHOLOGY
2014 -2014 EXPERIMENTAL HEMATOLOGY
2014 -2014 J MOL HISTOL
2005 -2013 JOURNAL OF VASCULAR RESEARCH
2013 -2013 CLINICAL SCIENCE
2013 -2013 EXPERIMENTAL PHYSIOLOGY
2013 -2013 NATURE GENETICS
2013 -2013 PHYTOCHEMISTRY
2011 -2012 NEUROCHEMICAL RESEARCH
2010 -2011 CLINICAL LABORATORY
2011 -2011 TRENDS IN MOLECULAR MEDICINE
2010 -2010 BMC CHEMICAL BIOLOGY
2009 -2009 CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES
2009 -2009 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER
2007 -2008 ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
2008 -2008 EXPERIMENTAL GERONTOLOGY
1992 -2007 JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL THERAPEUTICS
1996 -2007 DIABETES CARE
2007 -2007 JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES
2007 -2007 PATHOBIOLOGY
1998 -2006 PHARMACOLOGY
1999 -2006 HYPERTENSION
2005 -2005 CURRENT MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
2000 -2000 COMP BIOCHEM PHYSIOL PT A

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2002 -2022 Österreichische Austauschdienst-Gesellschaft (OeAD) - Austria
2016 -2022 European Commission - Belgium
2010 -2022 Dutch Research Council (NWO) - Netherlands
2013 -2022 Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften - Austria
2019 -2022 European Science Foundation - France
2007 -2022 Czech Science Foundation - GA CR - Czech Republic
2015 -2022 Russian Science Foundation - Russia
2000 -2022 Hong Kong University Grants Committee - China
2003 -2022 Italienisches Bildungsministerium - Italy
2018 -2022 Belgian Science Foundation - Belgium
2016 -2022 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft - Germany
2017 -2022 European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grants - European Union
2020 -2021 Israel Science Foundation - Israel
2001 -2020 Wellcome Trust - United Kingdom
2013 -2020 Swiss National Science Foundation - Switzerland
2015 -2020 Diabetes UK - United Kingdom
2003 -2020 CIVR - Comitato di Indirizzo per la Valutazione della Ricerca - Italy
2012 -2020 Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council - United Kingdom
2009 -2019 University of Padua (Università degli Studi di Padova) - Italy
2018 -2019 VolkswagenStiftung - Germany
2017 -2018 NÖ Forschungs- und Bildungsges.m.b.H. (NFB) - Austria
2008 -2015 Georgia National Science Foundation, GNSF - Georgia
2012 -2012 University of Camerino - Italy
2007 -2009 German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development - Israel
1995 -2008 Jubiläumsfonds der Österreichischen Nationalbank (ÖNB) - Austria

Reviewer/Expert organization

2018 ERC Grant Evaluation Comittee
2017 ERC Grant Evaluation Comittee
2017 University of Alberta, Edmonton, Kanada
2006 Vice President of the European Society of Clinical Investigation 2005-2006
2004 Council Member of the European Society of Clinical Investigation seit 2003-2004

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2015 Startup day of the NIKON-Center of Excellence, Graz
Organisator
2013 Mitochondria, Calcium and the Heart
Organisator
2011 BIT 2nd Annual International Conference of Medichem-2011 (ICM-2011) Theme: Smart Chemistry in Drug Discovery http://www.bitlifesciences.com/icm2011/fullprogram.asp
Wissenschaftlicher Beirat/Beirätin
2009 "Calcium/Vascular Biology Symposiums"
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
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