Anika ManzkeProduct Manager Virus Clearance at Sartorius Stedim Biotech, Germany
Anika Manzke joined Sartorius in 2004 as an application specialist for Purification Technologies. During this time she was involved in downstream development activities of multiple processes within Europe. Later she transferred to the US market and was working there for 2 years within a similar position. There she already focused on virus clearance technologies as she is a biologist from education with expertise in virology. She worked on retroviral vectors for gene therapy before joining Sartorius. After returning from the United States in October 2009, she took over the global responsibility of Product Management for Virus Clearance within the Separation Group.