Franziska Stressmann

+49 (0)30 64 181 960

Müggelseedamm 310, 12587 Berlin


2011-2016 Postdoctoral researcher and Marie Curie Fellow, Institut Pasteur, Paris, Genetics of biofilms unit, Prof. J.M. Ghigo

2010-2011 Postdoctoral researcher, King’s College London, Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Dr. K.D. Bruce

2005-2010 PhD Student, King’s  College London, Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Dr. K.D. Bruce, Thesis title: Assessing bacterial dynamics in Cystic Fibrosis Airway infection




Stressmann FA, Couve-Deacon E, Chainier D, Chauhan A, Wessel A, Durand-Fontanier S, Escande MC, Kriegel I, Francois B, Ploy MC, Beloin C, Ghigo JM. Comparative Analysis of Bacterial Community Composition and Structure in Clinically Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Central Venous Catheters. mSphere 2017; 2(5) e00146-17. Doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00146-17.  

Botterel F, Angebault C, Cabaret O, Stressmann AF, Costa JM, Wallet F, Wallaert B, Bruce K, Delhaes L. Fungal and Bacterial Diversity of Airway Microbiota in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis: Concordance Between Conventional Methods and Ultra-Deep Sequencing, and Their Practical use in the Clinical Laboratory. Mycopathologia 2017; DOI: 10.1007/s11046-017-0185-x

Letoffe S, Chalabaev S, Dugay J, Stressmann F, Audrain B, Portais JC, Letisse F, Ghigo JM. Biofilm microenvironment induces a widespread adaptive amino-acid fermentation pathway conferring strong fitness advantage in Escherichia coli. PLOS Genetics 2017; 13 (5), e1006800

Martin A,  Grant KB, Stressmann FA, Ghigo JM, Marchal D, Limoges B. Ultimate Single-Copy DNA Detection Using Real-Time Electrochemical LAMP. ACS Sensors 2016; 1 (7): 904-912.

Daniels TW, Rogers GB, Stressmann FA, Van der Gast CJ. Bruce KD, Jones G, Connett G, Legg J, Carroll MP. Impact of antibiotic treatment for pulmonary exacerbations on bacterial diversity in cystic fibrosis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis 2013 Jan; 12(1):22-28.

Stressmann FA, Rogers GB, Van der Gast CJ, Marsh P, Vermeer L, Carroll MP, Hoffman LR, Daniels TW, Patel N, Forbes B, Bruce KD. Long-term cultivation-independent microbial diversity analysis demonstrates that bacterial communities infecting the adult cystic fibrosis lung show stability and resilience. Thorax 2012 Oct ; 67(10) :867-73.

Stressmann FA, Rogers GB, Marsh P, Lilley AK, Daniels TW, Carroll MP, Hoffman LR, Jones G, Allen CE, Patel N, Forbes B, Tuck A, Bruce KD. Does bacterial density in cystic fibrosis sputum increase prior to pulmonary exacerbation? Journal of Cystic Fibrosis 2011 Sep; 10(5):357-65.

Stressmann FA, Rogers GB, Chan SW, Howarth PH, Harries PG, Bruce KD, Salib RJ. Characterisation of bacterial community diversity in chronic rhinosinusitis infections using novel culture-independent techniques. American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy 2011 Jul-Aug; 25(4):e133-40.

Van der Gast CJ, Walker AW, Stressmann FA, Rogers GB, Scott P, Daniels TW, Carroll MP, Parkhill J, Bruce KD. Partitioning core and satellite taxa from within cystic fibrosis lung bacterial communities. ISME Journal 2011 May; 5(5): 780-91.

Stressmann FA, Rogers GB, Klem ER, Lilley AK, Donaldson SH, Daniels, TW, Carroll MP, Patel N, Forbes B, Boucher RC, Wolfgang MC, Bruce KD. Analysis of the bacterial communities present in lungs of patients with cystic fibrosis from American and British centers. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2011 Jan; 49(1): 281-91.

Rogers GB, Marsh P, Stressmann FA, Allen CE, Daniels TV, Carroll MP, Bruce KD. The exclusion of dead bacterial cells is essential for accurate molecular analysis of clinical samples. Clinical Microbiology and Infection 2010 Nov; 16(11): 1656-8.

Stressmann FA, Connett GJ, Goss K, Kollamparambil TG, Patel N, Payne MS, Puddy V, Legg J, Bruce KD, Rogers GB. The use of culture-independent tools to characterize bacteria in endo-tracheal aspirates from pre-term infants at risk of broncho-pulmonary dysplasia. Journal of Perinatal Medicine 2010 May; 38(3):333-7.

Rogers GB, Stressmann FA, Walker AW, Carroll MP, Bruce KD. Lung infections in cystic fibrosis: deriving clinical insight from microbial complexity. Expert Reviews of Molecular Diagnostics 2010 Feb; 10(2):187-96. 

Rogers GB, Stressmann FA, Koller G, Daniels T, Carroll MP, Bruce KD. Assessing the diagnostic importance of nonviable bacterial cells in respiratory infections. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2008 Oct; 62(2): 133-41.


Seite teilen