Physicists from Dresden and Würzburg have developed a novel method for optical microscopy. Using biological motors and single quantum dots, they acquire ultra-high-resolution images. The resolution of conventional optical microscopy is limited by the fundamental physical principle of diffr ... more
Dr. Torsten Tonn
Technische Universität Dresden, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus
Torsten Tonn is Professor for Transfusion Medicine at the Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University in Dresden. He is also CEO of the German Red Cross Blood Donation Service North/East. Prior to this position, he served as head of the cell and gene therapy unit of the Institute for Transfusion Medicine in Frankfurt/M. His interest is the improvement of quality and safety of cell based products and the translation of advanced cell therapies into the clinic.