Applied microbiology

Within the Applied Microbiology Cluster, we are studying the microbial world and the way it interacts with our own world.

It looks at how we can harness and utilize the powers of the microbes to applied microbial research, basic microbial ecology research, and genetic and molecular investigations of microbial topics of practical value.

Our current research is situated in the areas of microbial biotechnology, environmental microbiology, food microbiology, industrial microbiology, marine microbiology, host-microbe interactions, medical microbiology, plant and animal production and protection, ....