René Jørgensen

René Jørgensen


René Jørgensen , Bakterier, parasitter og svampe / Sekretariat
T. +45 32683895 @.

Work area

  • HPLC-based detection and medicine in blood plasma or serum from patients with infectious diseases.

Prizes and honors

  • 2015: The Fritz-Kauffmann Research Award received in recognition of studies on toxins from C. difficile carried out at SSI.
  • 2012: Sapere Aude: Starting Grant from The Danish Council for Independent Research | FSS. Title "Investigating toxins from enteropathogenic bacteria".


  • Project manager with focus on HPLC-based detection of medicine in blood plasma or serum from patients with infectious diseases.


  • High-resolution structure of native toxin A from Clostridioides difficile. Aminzadeh, A., Larsen, C. E., Boesen, T., and Jørgensen, R. 2021 EMBO reports. Nov 24;e53597.

  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Isavuconazole: Serum Concentration Variability and Success Rates for Reaching Target in Comparison with Voriconazole. Risum, R., Vestergaard M., Weinreich, U. M., Helleberg, M., Vissing N. H., and Jørgensen, R. 2021 Antibiotics. 10, 487.

  • Detoxification of toxin A and toxin B by copper ion-catalyzed oxidation in production of a toxoid-based vaccine against Clostridioides difficile. Aminzadeh, A., Tiwari M. B., Mustapha S. S. M., Navarrete S. J., Henriksen A. B., Møller I. M., Krogfelt K. A., Bjerrum M. J., Jørgensen R. 2020 Free Radical Biology & Medicine. Nov 20;160:433-446.

  • Emerging Terbinafine Resistance in Trichophyton: Clinical Characteristics, Squalene Epoxidase Gene Mutations, and a Reliable EUCAST Method for Detection. Saunte, D. M. L., Hare, R. K., Jørgensen, K. M., Jørgensen, R., Deleuran, M., Zachariae, C. O., Thomsen, S. F., Bjørnskov-Halkier, L., Kofoed, K. & Arendrup, M. C. 2019 Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Sep 23;63(10).

  • Determination of isavuconazole in human plasma using high-performance liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection. René Jørgensen, Karen Astvad, Siri Rytcher Andersen, Maiken Cavling Arendrup. 2017 mSphere. May 10;2(3). pii: e00098-17.