Histopathology, Immunohistochemistry, Cytology, Molecular Pathology
Prof. Dr. med. Ruth Knuechel-Clarke
Director of the Institute for Pathology, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Germany
Ruth Knuechel-Clarke studied medicine at the University of Cologne from 1977 to 1984. In 1984 she received her PhD in Medicine. She worked as an assistant physician in the pathology department of the Aachen University Clinic. Since 1988, she has worked at the University of Rochester, New York, and the Stanford Institute in the United States as a research assistant. Since 1990, she worked as a research assistant at the Institute of Pathology at the University of Regensburg, where in 1994 she habilitated as a Doctor of Medicine. In 1997, Ruth Knuechel-Clarke became a professor and worked as a senior physician at the Institute of Pathology, University of Regensburg.
In 2002, Ruth Knuechel-Clarke became professor and director of the Institute for Pathology at the University Clinic Aachen.
Dr. Knüchel-Clarke was President of the German Society for Cytometry from 2000 to 2002 and she is also a member of the editorial board of the journal Cytometry.
Histopathology and immunohistochemistry
Cyto- and molecular pathology
Uropathological research - activities as a national reference pathologist
Translational research in the field of fluorescence diagnostics of tumors
Participation in the development of guidelines for therapy in areas such as bladder carcinoma and human genetic diagnosis, as well as participation in the work of the Commission on Genetic Diagnostics