Running Projects

Coordinator LM-UGent: Prof. Dr. Peter Vandamme    Funding partner: Federaal Wetenschapsbeleid
01/01/1980 to 31/12/2099

The BCCM/LMG bacteria collection aims at preserving and distributing bacterial strains amongst which type and reference strains. The culture collection functions under the ISO 9001 quality label and complies with the Budapest Treaty for Patent strains and safety deposits. The research...

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Promotor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Vandamme
01/01/2015 to 31/12/2020

This project is the first, structured research program in collaboromics, i.e. collaborating teams of microorganisms. By understanding the ecological relations between different microbial members of a collaborome we will be able to isolate, collect and compose new, highly performing and highly...

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Promotor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Vandamme    Coordinator LM-UGent: Prof. Dr. Peter Vandamme    Funding partner: FWO
10/01/2016 to 30/09/2020

 The present research project will explore the group of Burkholderia bacteria as a potential source of new antimicrobial compounds. The advantage of this approach is the dual focus on both antibacterial and anti-quorum sensing...

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Promotor(s): Prof. Dr. Kurt Houf    Funding partner: Joint PhD - University of Napels
01/12/2015 to 30/11/2018

under construction

Promotor(s): Prof. Dr. Kurt Houf
01/01/2013 to 31/12/2017

under construction