Werner Schroth
Research Group Leader PharmacoOmics and Breast Cancer

Dr. Werner Schroth

Major Projects

  • Pharmacogenomics of breast cancer
  • Hormone-sensitive trial exploration for novel treatment predictors
  • Prospective study: supplementation of standard TAMoxifen with ENDOXifen
  • Estrogen receptor regulation and signaling
  • Early detection: Liquid biopsy in adjuvant settings, tumor profiling

Major Networks and Collaborations, Funding

  • International Tamoxifen Pharmcogenomics Consortium (ITPC)
  • Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) „FightingDrugFailure: Priorities and Standards in Phamacogenomic Research: Opportunities for a Safer and More Efficient Pharmacotherapy“
  • Funded by German Research Council (DFG), German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Interfaculty Center for Pharmacogenomics and Drug Research (ICEPHA), Tübingen, Germany

Curriculum Vitae

Education and Professional Career

Since 2021

Group leader “Breast cancer” at Dr. Margarete Fischer-Bosch-Institute of Clinical Pharmacology

Since 2004

Scientist in oncology research ‘pharmacogenomics and molecular profiling of breast cancer’, Dr. Margarete Fischer-Bosch-Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Prof. H. Brauch, IKP Stuttgart, Germany


Consultant & scientist-in-charge ‘autoimmune diagnostics’, Dermatological Institute, Prof P. Kind, Offenbach, Germany


Post-doctoral position, ‘evolution of homeobox genes in lower metazoans’, Prof B. Schierwater, ITZ Hannover, Germany


PhD degree at J.W.Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany: speciation and environmental monitoring in moon jellyfish


Research Fellowship Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt DBU


Dissertation at J.W.Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany


Employment DFG project ‘microsatellites paternity analyses’, J.W.Goethe University


Environmental Research Award, J.W.Goethe University


Diploma in Biology at J.W.Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany: population genetics in sea turtles


Study of Biology, J.W.Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany

Professional Memberships

  • Affiliate membership: American Association for Cancer Research AACR