EMBL Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

ORCID iD: iD icon0000-0003-0119-3118


  • PhD, 2016, ENS Paris-Saclay,
    Postdoctoral research at Howard Hughes Medical Institute – Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, USA
    Group leader at EMBL from October 2019


Total: 11 publication(s)


Deo C, Abdelfattah AS, Bhargava HK, Berro AJ, Falco N, Farrants H, Moeyaert B, Chupanova M, Lavis LD, Schreiter ER. (2021)

The HaloTag as a general scaffold for far-red tunable chemigenetic indicators.

Nat Chem Biol doi: 10.1038/s41589-021-00775-w
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Deo C. (2020)

Hybrid fluorescent probes for imaging membrane tension inside living cells.

ACS Cent Sci 6(8):1285-1287. doi: 10.1021/acscentsci.0c00977
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Hayat Z, Bchellaoui N, Deo C, Métivier R, Bogliotti N, Xie J, Buckle M, El Abed AI. (2019)

Fast active merging of microdroplets in microfluidic chambers driven by photo-isomerisation of azobenzene based surfactants.

Biosensors (Basel) 9(4) doi: 10.3390/bios9040129
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Deo C, Sheu SH, Seo J, Clapham DE, Lavis LD. (2019)

Isomeric tuning yields bright and targetable Red Ca2+ indicators.

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 141(35):13734-13738. doi: 10.1021/jacs.9b06092
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Deo C, Lavis LD. (2018)

Synthetic and genetically encoded fluorescent neural activity indicators.

Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 50:101-108. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2018.01.003
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Poyer S, Comby-Zerbino C, Choi CM, MacAleese L, Deo C, Bogliotti N, Xie J, Salpin JY, Dugourd P, Chirot F. (2017)

Conformational dynamics in Ion mobility data.

Anal. Chem. 89(7):4230-4237. doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b00281
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Deo C, Wang H, Bogliotti N, Zang Y, Retailleau P, He XP, Li J, Xie J. (2016)

Photoswitchable arene ruthenium and pentamethylcyclopentadienyl rhodium complexes containing o-sulfonamide azobenzene ligands: synthesis, characterization and cytotoxicity.

J Organomet Chem 820:111-119. doi: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2016.07.009

Deo C, Bogliotti N, Retailleau P, Xie J. (2016)

Triphenylphosphine photorelease and induction of catalytic activity from ruthenium-arene complexes bearing a photoswitchable o-tosylamide azobenzene ligand.

Organometallics 35(16):2694-2700. doi: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00431

Deo C, Bogliotti N, Métivier R, Retailleau P, Xie J. (2016)

A visible-light-triggered conformational diastereomer photoswitch in a bridged azobenzene.

Chemistry 22(27):9092-6. doi: 10.1002/chem.201601400
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Chen N, Deo C, Xie J. (2016)

Synthesis of (2R)- and (2S)-aminooxy analogues of beta-O-glucosylserine and N-oxyamide linked glycoconjugates.

ChemistrySelect 1(4):766-770. doi: 10.1002/slct.201600214


Deo C, Bogliotti N, Metivier R, Retailleau P, Xie J. (2015)

Photoswitchable arene ruthenium complexes containing o-sulfonamide azobenzene ligands.

Organometallics 34(24):5775-5784. doi: 10.1021/acs.organomet.5b00871