Claudia studied Biology at Dresden University of Technology from 2004 to 2009. She got her Diploma on effects of plant secondary metabolites on glucose uptake in adipocytes with Prof. Günter Vollmer. From November 2009 to February 2010, she worked on adipose-derived stem cells in the group of Prof. Morawietz. In March 2010, Claudia Kühn joined the group InnovaSens of Prof. Gianaurelio Cuniberti. In her PhD thesis she will study the interactions of biomolecular analytes and receptors for the development of a single molecule sensor.