Karsten Lang


Utilization of biofilms as biocatalysts for chemical synthesis


Area: biocatalysis
Project Start: 1.05.2009
Supervisor(s): Dr. Katja Bühler, Prof. Dr. Andreas Schmid, Prof. Dr. Rolf Wichmann
University: Dortmund


Dr. Karsten Lang is an alumnus of the CLIB-GC and now works for a multinational pharmaceutical company. He defended his thesis in Oktober 2014.

Peer Reviewed Articles

Gross R., Lang K., Buehler K. and Schmid A. (2010)
Characterization of a biofilm membrane reactor and its prospects for fine chemical synthesis.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 105(4):705-717, DOI-Link


Lutz J., Lang K., Heck T., Geueke B., Kohler H.-P. E., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2009) Towards enzymatic production of carnosine. Biotrans 2009, 5. - 9. July 2009, Bern, Switzerland

Lutz J., Lang K., Lange K., Blank L. M. and Schmid A. (2009) Synthesis of carnosine using β-peptidases. ProStab2009 - 8th International Conference on Protein Stabilisation, 14. - 17. April 2009, Graz, Austria

Gross R., Lang K., Hermes S., Buehler K. and Schmid A. (2009) Characterization and optimization of a novel biofilm reactor for fine chemical synthesis. VAAM, 8. - 11. March 2009, Bochum, Germany


Karsten’s project
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