Christina Lüthi

Christina Lüthi


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Centre Ecotox
GR A0 382
Station 2
1015 Lausanne

Tasks at the Ecotox Centre

  • Care and cultivation of test organisms, in particular Hyalella azteca
  • Preparation, supervision and analysis of various bioassays in contaminated soil and sediment samples
  • Optimisation of toxicity tests

Areas of Expertise

  • Ecotoxicological bioassays
  • Sampling and field work
  • Ecology


  • since 2017

    Lab Technician at the Ecotox Centre at EPFL

  • 2016-2017

    Scientist at the Institute for Toxicology and Genetics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (D)

  • 2012 - 2016

    Master of Science in Geoecology, University of Tübingen
    Master thesis (in collaboration with the Ecotox Centre): Advanced wastewater treatment and fish: Investigations of effects in rainbow trout early life stages including histopathological alterations and oxidative stress

  • 2009 - 2012

    Bachelor of Science in Biology of Organisms, Universitäty of Osnabrück