The Laboratory of Microbiology engages in research and education focusing on fundamental and applied aspects of the diversity, physiology, ecology and evolution of microorganisms and their viruses. The fundamental knowledge we generate is used in various disciplines, including health & food, bioproducts & energy, and the natural environment & sustainability. Our work contributes to exploring the potential of nature and improve the quality of life.
The Laboratory of Microbiology offers education by teaching various courses at the bachelor and master level of different study programs.
We also provide BSc- and MSc theses, research practices and internships.
A closed Candidatus Odinarchaeum chromosome exposes Asgard archaeal virusesNature Microbiology 7 (2022). - ISSN 2058-5276 - p. 948 - 952.
Genome-scale metabolic modelling enables deciphering ethanol metabolism via the acrylate pathway in the propionate-producer Anaerotignum neopropionicumMicrobial Cell Factories 21 (2022)1. - ISSN 1475-2859