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Involved in Task 1.4. – Role of the microbiome in restoration

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Team members

Gerard Muyzer, Prof. Dr.

Gerard Muyzer, Prof. Dr.

Principal investigator involved in Task 1.4

ORCID: 0000-0002-2422-0732

I am interested in host-microbe interactions in seagrasses and macroalgae. For this purpose, I use a systems biology approach combining manipulative experiments, ‘culturomics’, ‘multi-omics’ and modelling.

Peter Kuperus

Peter Kuperus

Molecular biologist in Task 1.4

I am interested in the use of novel, state-of-the-art DNA sequencing techniques, such as Nanopore sequencing, to study host-microbe interactions in different organisms, such as seaweeds, seagrasses, and insects.

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Workshop on microbiome analysis at CCMAR

Workshop on microbiome analysis at CCMAR

Peter Kuperus and Gerard Muyzer from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) visited the Center of Marine Sciences (CCMAR) to give a hands-on workshop on microbiome analysis of marine organisms. The 16S rRNA genes of the microbiomes of different organisms and environments...