Molecular Biomedicine projects

The list is ordered alphabetically according to project title. Click the title to see details.

Acid/base transport and pH homeostasis in pancreatic cancer

Supervisor: Professor Ivana Novak, Ph.D. student Ganga Deshar

Advanced Membrane Protein Research and Biotechnology

Supervisor: Per Amstrup Pedersen

Antibiotic tolerance: a CryoEM study of a tripartite protein-small ligand complex

Supervisor: YONG ZHANG

Antibiotics-tolerance to multi-drug resistant superbugs: molecular studies

Supervisor: YONG ZHANG

Anti-CRISPR proteins: identification and characterization of their molecular mechanisms in inhibiting CRISPR immunity

Supervisor: Xu Peng

ATP signaling in inflammation and cancer

Supervisor: Professor Ivana Novak, Ph.D. student Lara Magni

Bacterial biofilm formation via cyclic di-GMP binding/effector proteins - molecular and mechanical studies

Supervisor: YONG E. ZHANG

Bacterial cooperation in multispecies biofilms associated to food production devices

Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen og Mette Burmølle

Characterisation of Niche-derived signals controlling Intestinal Stem Cell proliferation and gut homeostasis

Supervisor: Ditte Andersen, Julien Colombani

Characterization of the unconventional E2 enzyme Ube2j2, involved in non-lysine ubiquitination

Supervisor: Lars Ellgaard

Codonbrug og betydningen af hurtigt-translaterede codons for transkription, translation og mRNA stabilitet

Supervisor: Steen Pedersen, Sine Lo Svenningsen

Combining CRISPR-based genome editing and synthetic biology for efficient genetic engineering

Supervisor: Xu Peng

Cooperation in multispecies biofilm formation

Supervisor: Mette Burmølle og Søren Sørensen

CRISPRs on Plasmids: Fight Fire with Fire

Supervisor: Jonas Stenløkke Madsen, Joseph Nesme and Rafael Pinilla

Cryptobiosis and environmental stress tolerance in tardigrades

Supervisor: Nadja Møbjerg

DANIDA-projekt: ClimateSmart African Rice

Supervisor: Max Herzog

Differential gene expression in multispecies biofilm

Supervisor: Mette Burmølle

Disordered proteins in the ubiquitin-proteasome system

Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

How epithelia are built? Understanding the mechanisms governing epithelial morphogenesis

Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Jakub Sedzinski

How skin stem cells engage to maintain tissue function in physiology and disease?

Supervisor: Mirna Perez-Moreno

Investigating microbial diversity by analysis of distant variable regions of 16S rRNA using MiSeq paired end sequencing

Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen

Luciferases - structure, function and biotechnology

Supervisor: Jakob Winther

Microbial abundance and diversity in dust samples collected from homes of kids with asthma

Supervisor: Søren Sørensen

Molecular mechanisms behind growth optimization and stress responses in bacteria

Supervisor: Sine Lo Svenningsen and Michael A. Sørensen

Molecular mechanisms underlying cilia-related kidney disease

Supervisor: Lotte Bang Pedersen

Name a new parasite!

Supervisor: Rune Stensvold, Laboratory of Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut and Søren Sørensen, Section of Microbiology, UCPH

Novel signal transduction components regulating brown adipocyte biology

Supervisor: Jacob B. Hansen

Oxidative folding of disulfide-rich cone snail toxins

Supervisor: Lars Ellgaard

Predicting bacterial evolution in complex biofilm communities

Supervisor: Mette Burmølle and Henriette Røder

Primary cilia and cellular signaling in health and disease

Supervisor: Lotte Bang Pedersen & Søren Tvorup Christensen

Projects in the Microenvironmental Ecology Group / Marine Biology / Microbiology

Supervisor: Michael Kühl

Regulated intracellular protein degradation to counter disease

Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Social interactions and population structure

Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen og Mette Burmølle

Structural destabilization as a trigger for hereditary disease

Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Structure and function of membrane proteins in detergent-free systems

Supervisor: Henriette Elisabeth Autzen

Surveillance of microbial small talk using Trojan horses

Supervisor: Urvish Trivedi and Rodrigo Chávez

Targeting membrane repair processes in cancer cells

Supervisor: Martin W. Berchtold

The interconnection between biofilm formation and horizontal gene transfer

Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen, Mette Burmølle og Jonas Stenløkke Madsen