Zentrum für Synthetische Mikrobiologie

With more than one hundred scientists SYNMIKRO follows a two-pronged approach - building to understand, and understanding to build - to gain insight into the principles of microbial life and to provide tools needed to tap the potential of microorganisms in modern biotechnology.

29.09.2019 Biosystem Design: Computational and Experimental Approaches

This Advanced Lecture Course explores how we can design, engineer and characterise biosystems utilising advanced quantitative methods and…

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22.09.2019 Creating is Understanding: Synthetic Biology Masters Complexity

Most engineered systems in biology are inspired by natural systems. Many achievements in synthetic biology that we have witnessed in the…

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24.08.2019 You never walk alone - We and our microbiome

On June 18, 2019 the SYNMIKRO Symposium took place in Marburg for the 9th time

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18.06.2019 You never walk alone - We and our microbiome

The human body is inhabited by an impressive number of microbes, the human microbiome. It is thought that the microorganisms in our body…

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12.06.2019 iGem Team und SYNMIKRO auf dem Hessentag

Am Sonntag den 09. Juni hatten wir auf dem Hessentag Besuch von Wili Weitzel am Stand „Hessen schafft Wissen“.

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01.06.2019 Preiswürdige Entschlüsselung von Eisen-Verbindungen

Prof. Dr. Roland Lill erhält Paul-Ehrlich-Preis der International BioIron Society (IBIS)

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SYNMIKRO Young Researchers Groups

Almost all scientific members of SYNMIKRO are actively involved in DFG’s Collaborative Research Centers (Sonderforschungsbereiche), Research Training Groups (Graduiertenkollegs), or other Cooperative Research projects. Alongside performing adventurous experiments, and reporting excellent science, SYNMIKRO substantially promotes potential Young Research Group Leaders by constantly keeping its doors open to welcome and support Young Researchers planning to set up an Independent Research Group.
Our Young Research Groups