LOEWE Center for
Insect Biotechnology
& Bioresources

Tobias Weidner


Group leader

Phone: +49 641 309-2634

Email: Tobias.Weidner@ime.fraunhofer.de

Room: D10.115

Building: THM


since 01/2016 Senior Scientist,
Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology (IME), Giessen
cell culture technology
04/2015–12/2015 Senior Scientist,
Institute of Bioprocess Engineering and Pharmaceutical Technology (IBPT) at University of Applied Sciences, Giessen
bioprocess engineering, recombinant protein production
05/2010–07/2014 Research Assistant
Institute of Bioprocess Engineering,
Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)
cell culture technology, recombinant protein purification


"Herstellung von Erythropoetin in immobilisierten Insektenzellen"
10/2003–12/2009 Chemical and Biological Engineering (FAU)
09/2006–07/2007 Dongseo-University in Busan, Korea,


Grein TA, Loewe D, Dieken H, Salzig D, Weidner T, Czermak P (2018) High titer oncolytic measles virus production process by integration of dielectric spectroscopy as online monitoring system Biotechnology and Bioengineering, in press
Elseberg C, Leber J, Weidner T, Czermak P (2017) The Challenge of Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Expansion: Current and Prospective Answers InTech Open,
Grein TA, Schwebel F, Kress M, Loewe D, Dieken H, Salzig D, Weidner T, Czermak P (2017) Screening different host cell lines for the dynamic production of measles virus Biotechnology Progress, 33 (4) , 989-997.
Grein TA, Weidner T, Czermak P (2017) Concepts for the Production of Viruses and Viral Vectors in Cell Cultures InTech Open,
Sprick G, Weidner T, Salzig D, Czermak P (2017) Baculovirus-induced recombinant protein expression in human mesenchymal stromal stem cells: A promoter study. New Biotechnology, 39 (B) , 161-166.
Grein TA, Leber J, Blumenstock M, Petry F, Weidner T, Salzig D, Czermak P (2016) Multiphase mixing characteristics in a microcarrier-based stirred tank bioreactor suitable for human mesenchymal stem cell expansion. Process Biochemistry, 51 (9)