Institutions: University of Edinburghhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-0737-2408
Projects: HUMET Startup
Institutions: Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipehttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-3318-120X
Tools: Computational Systems Biology, Dynamic modelling, R, Java, Bioinformatics, Data Management, Genetics, Systems Biology, Computational and theoretical biology, Databases, Genomics, Transcriptomics
My scientific interests revolve around functional genomics, systems biology and the development of algorithms and software for the analysis of high-throughput data (mainly, but not restricted to, Next Generation Sequencing) and its application to the relationship between genotype and phenotype, mainly oriented to personalized and precision medicine. I am especially interested in the study of disease mechanisms and drug action mechanisms, drug repositioning and the definition of mechanism-based
Expertise: protein secretion, stress responses, metal ion homeostasis, C- and N- metabolism, pathogens, gene regulation, virulence factors, Streptococcus), germination, bistability, Gram positive bacteria (Bacillus, competence, antimicrobial peptides, Lactococcus, sporulation, phenotypic heterogeneity
Group leader Molecular Genetics
Expertise: Systems Biology, regulation of gene expression, Signal transduction in Gram-negative bacteria; Synthetic Microbiology; Single cell gene expression; Regulatory networks; biochemistry; histidine ki..., gene regulation, stress responses, sporulation, phenotypic heterogeneity, bistability, translational control of gene expression, Bacillus subtilis, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology
Tools: Time-lapse fluorescence microscopy Flow cytometry, Molecular biology techniques (RNA/DNA), time lapse microscopy, Fluorecence based reporter gene analyses/single cell analyses, PCR, Model organisms, Single Cell analysis, Genetic analysis, Genetic modification, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology
I am final year PhD student in Prof Ian Booth's lab and a microbiologist by trade. I am interested in how enteric bacteria cope with stress and what systems they employ to increase their chances of survival, in particular upon methylglyoxal stress.
Tools: reporter gene analyses, plasmon resonance spectroscopy, spectroscopy, site-directed and random mutagenesis, molecular biological techniques (RNA/DNA techniques), Membrane protein biochemistry, Chromatography, Fermentation, Biochemistry and protein analysis, Genetics
I am a PhD student of the microbiology department at the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München. I work at the chair of Prof. Kirsten Jung. The topic of our workpackage deals with "K+ homeostasis in Escherichia coli". In special I'm working on the sensor kinase KdpD that controls together with the response regulator KdpE the expression of the high-affinity K+ uptake system KdpFABC. The yet not fully understood molecular mechanism of stimulus perception and signal transduction is of particular
Roles: Project Coordinator
The Veening lab is interested in phenotypic bi-stability in Streptococcus pneumoniae and its importance in virulence of this human pathogen.
Tools: transcriptional analysis (Northern blots, Molecular biology techniques (RNA/DNA), quantitative western blot analyses, Proteomics (2D-PAGE), molecular biological techniques (RNA/DNA techniques, quantitative Western analyses), Fluorescence and confocal microscopy, PCR, Web services, Pharmacology and toxicology, Spectroscopy and structural analysis, Proteomics, Genetics
Postdoctoral Research fellow with experience in Genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics