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



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

Department „ Cell Biology“, University Salzburg

Hellbrunnerstr. 34, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria

Tel: 0043 662 8044 5610 or 5654 FAX: 0043 662 8044 180

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

Office hours: by arrangement (office: D-2.060 or E-2.065)


Full Professor of Animal-Physiology; Division-Head, „Cellular & Molecular Neurobiology"


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Major present research topics

  • Gasotransmitter (NO, H2S) action on Ca2+ -activated K+ -channels (BK) and cellular signalling (cooperation with T. Weiger, G. Sitdikova)
  • Cellular actions of ethanol/acetaldeyd (cooperation with T. Weiger, A. Handlechner, S. Mironov, M. Ritter, D. Armstrong)
  • 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) 


Previous topics:

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