Molecular Biomedicine projects

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

“Calmodulin checkpoint”: a novel pathway regulating mitotic progression in vertebrate cells
Supervisor: Martin W. Berchtold

A genetically engineered sensor of the universal stringent alarmone ppGpp in Bacteria
Supervisor: YONG ZHANG

Advanced Membrane Protein Research and Biotechnology
Supervisor: Per Amstrup Pedersen

Antibiotics-tolerance to multi-drug resistant superbugs: molecular studies
Supervisor: YONG ZHANG

Anti-viral immune system CRISPR-Cas type I-D working mechanism
Supervisor: Xu Peng

Arms Race in hyperthermophilic archaea (virus - host interactions)
Supervisor: Xu Peng

Bacterial cooperation in multispecies biofilms associated to food production devices
Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen og Mette Burmølle

Bacterial Growth Rate Regulation and RNA decay
Supervisor: Sine Lo Svenningsen and Michael A. Sørensen

Characterization of newly discovered proteins of the Unfolded Protein Response pathway
Supervisor: Lars Ellgaard

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

Differential gene expression in multispecies biofilm
Supervisor: Mette Burmølle

Disordered proteins in the ubiquitin-proteasome system
Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

E. coli’s tryptophan attenuator – er der noget, vi ikke ved?
Supervisor: Steen Pedersen og Sine Lo Svenningsen

How do leafcutter ants select the best fertilizer to farm their domesticated fungal crops?
Supervisor: Jonathan Zvi Shik

Impact of autophagy for mitochondrial function in skeletal muscle
Supervisor: Henriette Pilegaard

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

MSc and BSc projects in the Microenvironmental Ecology Group / Marine Biology / Microbiology
Supervisor: Michael Kühl

Name a new parasite!
Supervisor: Rune Stensvold, Laboratory of Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut and Søren Sørensen, Section of Microbiology, UCPH

Oxidative folding of disulfide-rich cone snail toxins
Supervisor: Lars Ellgaard

Protein sequence-function relationship studies by means of genetics and chemical biology
Supervisor: Jakob Winther

Regulated intracellular protein degradation to counter disease
Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

RNA structure, modifications and gene regulation
Supervisor: Jeppe Vinther

Social interactions and population structure
Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen og Mette Burmølle

Structural destabilization as a trigger for hereditary disease
Supervisor: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Targeting membrane repair processes in cancer cells
Supervisor: Martin W. Berchtold, Jonas M.La Cour

The interconnection between biofilm formation and horizontal gene transfer
Supervisor: Søren J. Sørensen, Mette Burmølle og Jonas Stenløkke Madsen

Unravel and map eukaryotic diversity within the human gut
Supervisor: Søren Johannes Sørensen og Rune Stensvold (SSI)