Research Fields and Projects
The department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology comprises several research groups with different research interests:
Biodiversity and Metagenomics
Exploring the enormous and largely untapped physiological, metabolic, and genetic diversity of environmental microorganisms (→ more).
Göttingen Genomics Laboratory
Göttingen Genomics Laboratory (G2L) is a major centre of microbial genome analysis within Germany (→ more)
Group Liesegang: Comparative Genomics in Microbial Evolution
The Group of Heiko Liesegang is integrated in the Göttingen Genomics Laboratory and addresses different research topics, (I) Bacillus Genomics & Evolution, (II) Bacillus Industrial Genomics & Strain Design, (III) Bacillus-invertebrate interaction and (IV) Applied Bioinformatics in Microbial Genomics.
The department is partner in a variety of third party funded research initiatives (→ more).