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Dr.-Ing. Christian Dusny

Tel.: +49-341-235 46 92
Fax: +49-341-235 45 12 86
Mail: christian.dusny@ufz.de



Platform:

Single Cell Analysis


Research Interests

  • Single-cell analysis in controlled microenvironments
  • Microfluidics
  • Single-cell-trapping and cultivation with negative dielectrophoresis (nDEP)
  • Quantitative (fluorescence) microscopy

since 2014

Scientist, Department of Solar Materials
Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig

2010 - 2014

Dissertation at the Laboratory of Chemical Biotechnology,
TU Dortmund University, Germany, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Andreas Schmid

2010 - 2012

Research assistant, Leibniz-Institut für analytische Wissenschaften ISAS – e.V., Dortmund, Germany

2009 - 2010

Project engineer, DSM Anti-Infectives, Delft, Netherlands

2002 - 2009

Studies of Biochemical Engineering, TU Dortmund University, Germany, Degree: Diplom-Ingenieur (TU)

Index:

2019 (1)
2018 (1)
2017 (3)
2016 (2)
2015 (4)

You could use our publication index for further requests.

2019 (1)

  • Dusny, C., Lohse, M., Reemtsma, T., Schmid, A., Lechtenfeld, O.J., (2019):
    Quantifying a biocatalytic product from a few living microbial cells using microfluidic cultivation coupled to FT-ICR-MS
    Anal. Chem. 91 (11), 7012 - 7018
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2018 (1)

  • Oehling, V., Klaassen, P., Frick, O., Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2018):
    L-Arabinose triggers its own uptake via induction of the arabinose-specific Gal2p transporter in an industrial Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain
    Biotechnol. Biofuels 11 , art. 231
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2017 (3)

  • Delvigne, F., Baert, J., Sassi, H., Fickers, P., Grünberger, A., Dusny, C., (2017):
    Taking control over microbial populations: Current approaches for exploiting biological noise in bioprocesses
    Biotechnology Journal 12 (7), art. 1600549
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  • Fritzsch, F.S.O., Blank, L.M., Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2017):
    Miniaturized octupole cytometry for cell type independent trapping and analysis
    Microfluid. Nanofluid. 21 (8), art. 130
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  • Rosenthal, K., Oehling, V., Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2017):
    Beyond the bulk: disclosing the life of single microbial cells
    FEMS Microbiol. Rev. 41 (6), 751 - 780
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2016 (2)

  • Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2016):
    The MOX promoter in Hansenula polymorpha is ultrasensitive to glucose-mediated carbon catabolite repression
    FEMS Yeast Res. 16 (6), fow067
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  • Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2016):
    Neue Einblicke in die Welt isolierter Mikroben
    Biospektrum 22 (7), 708 - 711
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2015 (4)

  • Dusny, C., Grünberger, A., Probst, C., Wiechert, W., Kohlheyer, D., Schmid, A., (2015):
    Technical bias of microcultivation environments on single-cell physiology
    Lab Chip 15 (8), 1822 - 1834
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  • Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2015):
    Microfluidic single-cell analysis links boundary environments and individual microbial phenotypes
    Environ. Microbiol. 17 (6), 1839 - 1856
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  • Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2015):
    Challenging biological limits with microfluidic single cell analysis
    Microb. Biotechnol. 8 (1), 23 - 25
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  • Rosenthal, K., Falke, F., Frick, O., Dusny, C., Schmid, A., (2015):
    An inert continuous microreactor for the isolation and analysis of a single microbial cell
    Micromachines 6 (12), 1836 - 1855
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2013

  • Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Kampert A., Howitz S., Dusny C., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2013)
    Picoliter nDEP traps enable time-resolved contactless single bacterial cell analysis in controlled microenvironments.
    Lab on a Chip, 13(3):397-408, DOI-Link

2012

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2012)
    Isolated Microbial Single Cells and Resulting Micropopulations Grow Faster in Controlled Environments.
    Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 78(19):7132-7136, DOI-Link

  • Fritzsch F. S. O.*, Dusny C.*, Frick O. and Schmid A. (2012)
    Single Cell Analysis in Biotechnology, Systems Biology, and Biocatalysis.
    Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 3:129-155, DOI-Link
    * These authors contributed equally to this work.

2009

  • Ruinatscha R., Dusny C., Bühler K. and Schmid A. (2009)
    Productive asymmetric styrene epoxidation based on a next generation electroenzymatic methodology.
    Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 351:2505-2515, DOI-Link

2018

  • Dusny, C., Schirmer, M. and Schmid, A. (2018)
    Dissecting biocatalytic heterogeneity: Measuring productivities of microbial populations, one cell at a time.
    Himmelfahrtstagung 2018: Heterogeneities - A key for understanding and upscaling of bioprocesses in up- and downstream processing, 7th - 9th May 2018, Magdeburg Germany


2017

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2017)
    Microfluidic compartimentalization for whole-cell biocatalysis.
    KompaTech Innovationsforum: Workshop „Kompartimentierte Biotechnologie,
    23rd - 24th January 2016, Weimar, Germany

2016

  • Dusny C. (2016)
    Microbial Photocatalysis:
    Microbes in service for green energy and materials.
    HighGrade Module ‘Microbial Services in Times of Global Change,
    11th March 2016, UFZ, Leipzig, Germany

  • Dusny C. (2016)
    Isolation und Analyse von mikrobiellen Zellen unter kontrollierten Kultivierungsbedingungen.
    Seminar „Mikrofluidik und Einzelzell-Analyse in der Biotechnologie“,
    30th June 2016, RWTH Aachen, Germany

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2016)
    Quantitative physiology of single microbial cells in controlled extracellular environments.
    SoMA meets IZI, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Leipzig, Germany
    1st September 2016

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2016)
    The Envirostat- a Microfluidic Single Cell Analysis Platform For Non-contact Cultivation And Analysis of Single Microorganisms.
    bionection - Technology transfer in life sciences,
    18th - 19th October 2016, Halle, Germany

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2016)
    Single cell microfluidics for whole-cell biocatalysis.
    Workshop der DFG-Forschergruppe 2177: Integrierte chemische Mikrolaboratorien,
    20th - 21st November 2016, Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Germany

2015

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2015)
    Biotechnology of single cells in controlled environments.
    The 3rd International Conference IMPLEMENTATION OF MICROREACTOR TECHNOLOGY IN BIOTECHNOLOGY,
    10th - 13th May 2015, Opatija, Croatia

  • Dusny C. (2015)
    Der Envirostat: kontaktlose und markierungsfreie Sortierung, Isolation und Analyse von Zellen und Biopartikeln unter kontrollierten Kultivierungsbedingungen.
    Seminar „Mikrofluidik und Einzelzell-Analyse in der Biotechnologie“,
    25th June 2015, RWTH Aachen, Germany

  • Dusny C. and Schmid A. (2015)
    Microfluidics enable quantitative physiology of single microbial cells in controlled extracellular environments.
    6th International Conference On Analysis Of Microbial Cells at the Single Cell Level,
    19th - 22nd July 2015, Retz, Austria

2014

  • Dusny C., Grünberger A., Wiechert W. and Schmid A. (2014)
    From extracellular environment to functional phenotype: comparison of single cell physiology in static and steady environments.
    3rd BioProScale Symposium,
    02nd - 04th April 2014, Berlin, Germany

  • Dusny C., Grünberger A., Wiechert W., Kohlheyer D. and Schmid A. (2014)
    Quantitative physiology of single cells for linking phenotype and environment (invited Keynote talk and Session chair).
    23rd Annual Conference of the German Society for Cytometry,
    15th - 17th October 2014, Dresden, Germany

2013

  • Dusny C., Rosenthal K. and Schmid A. (2013)
    Microbial single cell analysis under controlled cultivation conditions.
    Microfluidics for Systems Biology and Bioprocess Development 2013,
    21st March 2013, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Oehling V., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2013)
    The Envirostat: physiology of isolated single cells in controlled microenvironments.
    Biocatalysis Workshop „Brain meets Lab of Chemical Biotechnology“,
    12th July 2013, Brain AG, Zwingenberg, Germany

2012

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Frick O. and Schmid A.(2012)
    The Envirostat: A picoliter bioreactor for the quantitative analysis of isolated single cells in controlled microenvironments.
    Micro Flow Chemistry And Biology Workshop -1,
    7th – 8th November 2012, Dead Sea, Jordan

2014

  • Dusny C., Lindstaedt K. and Schmid A. (2014)
    Let there be light – quantitative analysis of phototrophic cyanobacteria in microfluidic environments.
    Bioproscale Symposium,
    6. – 8. April 2016, Berlin, Germany

  • Rosenthal K., Dusny C., Oehling V., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2014)
    Analysis of a single-cell: Imprisoned, but feeling well.
    5th annual CLIB-graduate cluster retreat,
    12. – 14. February 2014, Lünen, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K. and Schmid A. (2014)
    Quantitative single cell analysis reveals faster growth of isolated microbes in controlled microenvironments in comparison to populations
    (Best poster award).
    SysBio2014 Advanced Lecture Course on Systems Biology,
    02. – 08. March 2014, Innsbruck, Austria

  • Rosenthal K., Dusny C., Oehling V., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2014)
    The Envirostat 3.0: Microfluidic chip development for sampling of metabolites secreted by a single cell.
    3rd BioProScale Symposium,
    02. - 04. March 2014, Berlin, Germany

2013

  • Rosenthal K., Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Oehling V., Frick O. and
    Schmid A. (2013)
    The Way for Single Cell Analysis: Pick the right, hold it tight, - then do a sight, if it’s bright.
    4th annual CLIB-graduate cluster retreat,
    13. – 15. February 2013, Lünen, Germany

  • Oehling V., Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Rosenthal K., Kortmann H.,
    Frick O. and Schmid A. (2013)
    Single cell analysis of ethanol producing Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
    3rd BE-Basic Symposium,
    5. - 7. February 2013, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands

2012

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2012)

    Quantitative physiology with isolated single cells and micropopulations in controlled microenvironments employing a picoliter bioreactor.
    The 16th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS),
    28. October – 1. November 2012, Okinawa, Japan

  • Rosenthal K., Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Oehling V.,
    Frick O. and Schmid A. (2012)
    Fluoreszenz gestützte Analytik von Mikroorganismen im mikrofluidischen Einzelzellreaktor.
    ProcessNet-Jahrestagung,
    10. - 13. September 2012, Karlsruhe, Germany

  • Rosenthal K., Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Frick O.,
    Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2012)
    An Overview: Microbioreactors and Analytics for Systems biology on Single Cell Level .
    2nd BioProScale Symposium,
    14. - 16. March 2012, Berlin, Germany

  • Fritzsch F. S. O., Oehling V., Rosenthal K., Dusny C., Kampert A.,
    Kortmann H., Frick O., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2012)
    Contactless single cell analysis of industrial relevant bacteria in controlled microenvironments.
    2nd BioProScale Symposium,
    14. - 16. March 2012, Berlin, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Parolina G., Frick O. and Schmid A. (2012)
    Beyond the bulk: Analysis and cultivation of single yeast and bacteria in precisely controlled extracellular environments (Best poster award).
    2nd BioProScale Symposium,
    14. - 16. March 2012, Berlin, Germany

2011

  • Rosenthal K., Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Frick O., Blank L. M.
    and Schmid A. (2011)
    Single Cell Analysis in Biotechnology A: An Overview: From defined Microenvironments towards Systems Biology.
    Bubble Tech to Bio App – LAB-ON-A-CHIP,
    17. - 18. October 2011, Saarbruecken, Germany

  • Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Dusny C., Kampert A.,
    Kortmann H., Frick O., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2011)
    Single Cell Analysis in Biotechnology B: The Envirostat 2.0 – A next generation microfluidic platform for single cell analysis in controlled microenvironments.
    Bubble Tech to Bio App – LAB-ON-A-CHIP,
    17. - 18. October 2011, Saarbruecken, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Rosenthal K., Parolina G.,
    Oehling V., Frick O., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2011)
    Single Cell Analysis in Biotechnology C: Time-resolved quantitative physiology of trapped single yeast and bacteria in defined microenvironments.
    Bubble Tech to Bio App – LAB-ON-A-CHIP,
    17. - 18. October 2011, Saarbruecken, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Kortmann H.,
    Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2011)
    Towards quantitative physiology with single yeast.
    bio.dortmund,
    28. September 2011, Dortmund, Germany

  • Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Kortmann H.,
    Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2011)
    Single cell analysis.
    Nano! Nutzen und Visionen einer neuen Technology, DASA,
    15. July 2011, Dortmund, Germany

  • Dusny C., Fritzsch F. S. O., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2011)
    Towards quantitative physiology with single yeast
    (Best poster award).
    Leibniz-Institute for Analytical Sciences – ISAS - e. V. Summer School 2011,
    07. July 2011, Dortmund, Germany

2010

  • Fritzsch F. S. O., Dusny C., Kortmann H.,
    Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2010)
    Single Cell Analysis.
    ISAS - Evaluation,
    30. September 2010, Dortmund, Germany