Research Projects Archive

(recently finished research projects)
UfIB PhD project
UfIB PhD project, funded by the BMBF within the NatLifE2020 initiative
Regulatoren der Genexpression in Bacillus pumilus (→ more)
Antires 2.0
ANTIRES 2.0, funded by the BMBF within its InfectControl2020 initiative:
Development of a plasma-based method to minimize the distribution of antibiotic resistances via municipal wastewaters (→ more)
SoHaPi research cluster, funded by the DFG
Sociality and Health in Primates; Subproject: Social relationships - key to gut microbiome composition in wild redfronted lemurs? (→ more)
CHARON - DFG Forschergruppe 1644 (Phase II):
Marine Carbonate archives: Controls on carbonate precipitation and pathways of diagnetic alteration (→ more)
CDiff - Consortium, funded by the State of Lower Saxony, Ministry of Science and Culture (Nieders. Vorab):
Epidemiology and systems biology of the bacterial pathogen Clostridium difficile (→ more)
META-MINE, funded by the BMBF within the ERA-MBT initiative:
Mining the microbiomes from marine wood-digesting bivalves for novel lignocellulose depolymerizing enzymes (→ more)
OBAC research cluster, funded by the BMBF within the ERA-IB initiative (7th call):
Overcoming energetic barriers in acetogenic conversion of carbon dioxide (→ more)
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DA 374/6-1):
Assessment of the functional diversity of soil microbial communities in the German Biodiversity Exploratories by metagenomics (→ more)
Phages in Quarrel, funded by the VW Stiftung:
When two phages quarrel does the bacterium rejoices? (→ more)
ANTIRES joint project, funded by the BMBF within the initiative InfectControl2020:
Distribution of antibiotic resistances in municipal wastewaters (→ more)

Flexizucker joint project, funded by the BMEL:
Process engineering, enzymatic and genomic characterization of a flexible biogas production with targeted use of sugar beets (→ more)
MetaCat research cluster, funded by the BMBF within the ERA-IB initiative (5th call) and by Bayer AG (Leverkusen):
A metagenomic collection of novel and highly efficient biocatalysts for industrial biotechnology (→ more)
RETROBIO joint project, funded by the BMBF within the ERASynBio initiative :
A twofold retrosynthetic implementation of a novel biochemical pathway (→ more)
BEFmate research project, funded by the Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur (MWK):
Biodiversity Ecosystem Functioning across marine and terrestrial ecosystems (→ more)

REACTIF cluster, funded by the BMELV within the ERA-IB3 initiative:
Rational Engineering of Advanced Clostridia for Transformational Improvements in Fermentation (→ more)>
GenoMik-Industrie Junior research group: Identification and analysis of RNA-based regulators involved in energy- and biosynthesis metabolism of production and wild type strains of Bacillus licheniformis. (→ more)
Graduiertenkolleg 1086 "Die Bedeutung der Biodiversität für Stoffkreisläufe und Biotische Interaktionen in Temperaten Laubwäldern" funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft:
Teilprojekt: Phylogenetische und funktionale Diversität der Bodenbakteriengemeinschaft in Laubwäldern unterschiedlicher Baumartendiversität (→ more)
GenoMik-Transfer initiative supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF):
a. Centralized Management
b. Technology Platform: DNA Sequencing, Annotation, Bioinformatics, Transcriptomics (→ see website)