o. Univ. Professor Dr. rer. nat. Anton HERMANN



O. Univ. Professor Dr. rer.nat. Anton HERMANN

Department „Cell Biology & Physiology“, University Salzburg

Hellbrunnerstr. 34, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria

Tel: 0043 662 8044 5610

FAX: 0043 662 8044 180

e-mail: Anton.Hermann@sbg.ac.at

Office hours: by arrangement (office: D-2.060)

  • Full Professor of Animal-Physiology; Emeritus since 10.2015


Major present research topics

  • Gasotransmitter (NO, H2S) action on Ca2+ -activated K+ -channels (BK) and cellular signalling (cooperation with T. Weiger/Salzburg, G. Sitdikova/Kazan/Russia)
  • Cellular actions of ethanol/acetaldeyd (cooperation with T. Weiger, A. Handlechner/Salzburg) ·       Action of polyamines and polyamine analogues on BK channels and proliferation (cooperation with Weiger)
  • Herbal-based extracts and drug design in the treatment of diseases (cooperation with A. Gbaj/Libya)


Previous topics:

  • Immunohistochemistry, biochemistry und physiology of calcium binding proteins (cooperation with H. Kerschbaum/Salzburg, R. Donato/Italy, W. Chazin/USA)
  • Intracellular calcium and cellular regulation (cooperation with H. Kerschbaum, K. Hartung/BRD)
  • Physiology and function of the pineal organ; action of melatonin (cooperation with R. Brandstätter/UK, G. Wagner/UK)
  • Localization and function of NO and NO-synthase in the nervous system (cooperation with H. Kerschbaum)
  • Neuronal Oscillators (cooperation with A.L.F. Gorman/USA)

Recent Publications

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  • From a total of 113 submissions, Lisa Virtbauer (right) and Ines Deibl from the School of Education of the University of Salzburg with their project "Bee a Scientist" were 1st prize winners in the amount of 15,000 euros.
    Eight student teachers from the University of Salzburg have received a certificate for the completion of the basic module of the study supplement "Bewegtes Lernen".
    As of Winter Semester 2016/17, Dominik van Aaken is awarded a professorship at the Department of Social and Economic Sciences at the Law Faculty of the University of Salzburg. His lectures deal with "business management theory with a focus on strategic management and organization".
    Somewhat exhausted, but extremely satisfied; Assoc.-Prof. Stephen Wickham and the two students Anita Sinner and Philipp Wenta have returned from their expedition aboard FS Meteor.
    Since the demand for linguistic support for asylum seekers continues to be high, the Sprachenzentrum, in co-operation with the ÖDaF and the Department of German Studies, is again offering a workshop series for volunteers in the Winter Semester.
    Presented to the public in the Auditorium of the Grünen Hörsaal on 17 October, the opening ceremony of the new Doctorate School PLUS course "Biomolecules: structure, function and regulation" was filled to capacity.
    Workshop in Kunstquartier / Science & Art (Atelier, 1st floor, Bergstrasse 12a, Start time: 11.00h) www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst/aktuelles
    The lecture series "Total Immersion - Spiritual Travel" by the Department of Sociology and Cultural Studies, in cooperation with the Master’s Program, Religious Studies, begins at the start of the Winter Semester. Lecture dates are on Wednesdays from 13:15 to 14:45, GESWI, Rudolfskai 42, HS 387. All interested persons are welcome!
    In WS 2016/17, the Department of History has organized the lecture series "Die Spänglers. Eine Salzburger Kaufmannsfamilie des 18. Jahrhunderts". The lectures are held on Mondays from 17:15 to 18:45, HS 380, Rudolfskai 42. All interested persons are welcome! Next date: 31.10.2016, Prof. Reinhold Reith, economic, social and environmental history, theme "Familie, Haushalt und Handlungen - Akteure, Netzwerke und Strategien".
    Memorial event on the occasion of the November pogrom in the Universitätsbibliothek.
    The IFFB Sport- & Bewegungswissenschaft / USI and the Uni 55-PLUS of the University of Salzburg have organized a series of lectures on "The Body in Postmoderne - Between Disembodiment and Body Awareness" in WS 2016/17. Lecture dates are Wednesdays from 16:15 to 17:45, at the Max-Gandolph-Library. Next lecture: 16 November, "From asceticism to orgasm constraint" with H.J. Sander, and "Kaiserwanne - body treatments in postmoderne", with K. Hahn.
    Conference in the Unipark Nonntal, Hörsaal E.002 Agnes Muthspiel 18-19 November, 2016 - Organizer: Department of History of the University of Salzburg - Head: Priv.-Doz. Dr. Alexander Pinwinkler (University of Salzburg), Priv.-Doz. Dr. Johannes Koll (Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration)
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