Curriculum vitae

Main Research Areas
  • Intravital 2-photon microscopy of the immune system
  • Software development for automated and advanced image analysis and model-based simulations
  • Image-based Systems Biology
Professional Career
since 2016 Research associate, imaging and image analysis specialist at the Hans Knoell Institute, Jena
2016-2016 Microscopy and imaging specialist at the Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum (DRFZ) and the Beuth Hochschule, Berlin
2012-2016 Microscopy and imaging specialist in the JIMI (Joint Intravital Microscopy and Imaging) project at the Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum, Max Delbrück Center (Berlin) and at the Hans Knoell Institute, Jena
2010-2012 Research associate and Co-manager of the Confocal and 2-Photon Microscopy Core Facility at Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in Berlin
2007-2010 Imaging Facility manager in the Department of Zoology at the University of Cambridge (GB)
1994-2007 Research associate and confocal imaging specialist in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Maryland Baltimore (USA)
1991-1994 Research associate in the Department of Physiology at the School of Medicine at Debrecen University (HU)
1985-1991 Research associate in the Department of Solid State Physics at Debrecen University (HU)


Cseresnyés Z, Schneider MF (2004) Peripheral hot spots for local Ca2+ release after single action potentials in sympathetic ganglion neurons. Biophys J 86(1 Pt 1), 163-181.
Thomas S, Zinter R, Cseresnyés Z, Hutter-Paier B, Hofmeister A (2003) Structured light imaging: An accessible alternative to confocal imaging. Am Biotechnol Lab 21(11), 14-16.
Liu Y, Cseresnyés Z, Randall WR, Schneider MF (2001) Activity-dependent nuclear translocation and intranuclear distribution of NFATc in adult skeletal muscle fibers. J Cell Biol 155(1), 27-39.
McDonough SI, Cseresnyés Z, Schneider MF (2000) Origin sites of calcium release and calcium oscillations in frog sympathetic neurons. J Neurosci 20(24), 9059-9070.
Cseresnyés Z, Bustamante AI, Schneider MF (1999) Caffeine-induced [Ca2+] oscillations in neurones of frog sympathetic ganglia. J Physiol 514(Pt 1), 83-99.
Cseresnyés Z, Bustamante AI, Klein MG, Schneider MF (1997) Release-activated Ca2+ transport in neurons of frog sympathetic ganglia. Neuron 19(2), 403-419.
Rusznák Z, Cseresnyés Z, Sipos I, Magyar J, Kovács L, Szücs G (1996) Characteristics of the ventricular transient outward potassium current in genetic rodent models of diabetes. Gen Physiol Biophys 15(3), 225-238.
Cseresnyés Z, Rusznák Z, Bozsányi A, Magyar J, Szücs G, Kovács L (1995) Three different gating models for inactivation of the Ito in ventricular myocytes of rats and mice. Gen Physiol Biophys 14(4), 259-276.
Magyar J, Cseresnyés Z, Rusznák Z, Sipos I, Szücs G, Kovács L (1995) Effects of insulin on potassium currents of rat ventricular myocytes in streptozotocin diabetes. Gen Physiol Biophys 14(3), 191-201.
Kiss S, Cseresnyés Z, Harangozó IZ (1994) The study of internal friction in metal-metal layered materials. J Alloys Compd 211-212, 498-502.