Dr. Stefanie Van Trappen

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Research activities: 

Member of the staff of the BCCM/LMG Bacteria Collection.
Service Manager & Curator Patent and Safe Deposit Collection

Main responsibilities:

  • coordination and supervision scientific services such as characterization, identification and DNA typing
  • safe deposit & patent deposit collections (Budapest Treaty)
  • research

The research interests of S. Van Trappen are linked to the function of BCCM/LMG Service Manager with a focus on novel methods (both genotypic and phenotypic) that can improve species identification for complex bacterial groups and bacterial taxonomy in general with the description of novel species originating from various isolation sources.