Andreas Nuessler – PhD

Professor Nuessler is Head of Experimental Medicine and Head of the Siegfried Weller Institute within the department of Traumatology at the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany. He is part-time lecturer in surgery and traumatology. His specific area of research includes various pathways that lead to inflammatory reactions in the liver by using both isolated liver cells and whole livers. He developed standard culture methods to isolate various fractions of human liver cells for routine use to study specific aspects of drug metabolism in 2D and 3D cultures.