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Albrecht Poth Senior Toxicologist at Knoell Germany GmbH + TC/194 Working Group, Germany


Albrecht Poth received an Diploma and PhD degree in biology and toxicology at the Technical University of Darmstadt.
He has over 25 years’ experience in the fields of genotoxicity, alternative toxicity and medical devices. He served for over 10 years as chairman of the ISO technical committee 194 (Pre-clinical and clinical evaluation of medical devices) and he is currently chairman of the national mirror committee to ISO TC 194 and acting chairman of an expert working group within ISO TC 194. His functional experience includes technical, scientific and general management at several different contract research organizations active in the field of medical device testing and consulting.

His employment history is as follows:

Dr. Knoell Consult GmbH, Mannheim Germany, 2017 to presentSenior Toxicologist – Strategic Business DevelopmentScientific and regulatory consulting for medical devices. Group Leader Toxicology medical devices
Eurofins Medical Device Testing, Munich, Germany, 2015 to 2016 Scientific Director
Harlan Laboratories, Rossdorf, Germany, 2000 to 2014Deputy Managing Director and Scientific AdvisorHead of genetic and alternative toxicology and responsible scientist for pre-clinical testing of medical devices
BSL Bioservice Scientific Laboratories GmbH, Munich, Germany, 1994-2000.Technical DirectorScientific and technical management of the test facility

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