Dr. Wagner is full professor of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology at LMU since 2001 and member of the Munich Center for Nanoscience. He coordinates ‘Biomedical Nanotechnologies’ of the Excellence Cluster NIM. After a PhD from TU Vienna and postdoc at ETH Zürich, he was Group Leader at the IMP Vienna (1987-1995) and Director for Cancer Vaccines at BoehringerIngelheim Austria (1992-2001). Dr. Wagner has authored >403 publications (h-index 72). He is Board member of the German Society for Gene Therapy, Committee member of ASGCT, and BSA member of CRS. He is Editor of Pharmaceutical Research and Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Gene Medicine.