Ingo Maier, Priv.-Doz. Dr.
Ingo Maier is owner and manager of ecoscope, a laboratory for microbiology und ecotoxicology, which he founded in 2002. He studied Biology at the University in Konstanz, Germany, where he also finished his dissertation in 1984. Afterwards, he was a research fellow at different universities (e.g. Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, University of Cologne, University of Würzburg). He was a scholar for the German Research Foundation and the Max-Planck-Society. He gained his habilitation in 1997, being an outside lecturer for the University in Konstanz since then.
Article01. May 2007 Author: Ingo Maier, Priv.-Doz. Dr. Institute: Ecoscope - Labor für Mikrobiologie und Ökotoxikologie, Amtzell, GermanyChemical disinfectants are not only toxic for the user but are also awkward to use and dispose of. Leica Microsystems has therefore developed cryostats with UVC disinfection to enhance safety and efficiency when cutting cryosections. The method is simple to use and requires no warming of the…