Dainis Ivanovs from the Scinece and Technology program and Martin Põhjakivi from the Informatics program defended their Bachelor degree with the thesis work developed in SynBio group. Congrats to both of you!
Tobias Butelmann, a visiting student from Würzburg University in Germany, defended his Master’s degree on a topic developed in SynBio – 3D Printing of Yeast-laden Hydrogels for Improved Bioprocess Efficiencies. Congratulations, Tobi!
The Advanced Course on Metabolic Engineering and Systems Biology, taking place on August 25-29, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden, is organized by the Systems and Synthetic Biology division at Chalmers University of Technology, and is intended for PhD students, postdocs and industrial researchers that are interested in computational aspects of metabolic engineering. The aim […]
We are participating in the 7th Conference on Physiology of Yeast and Filamentous Fungi, taking place on June 24-27, 2019 in Milan, Italy. See you there!
⚡️Introducing Benjamin Sanchez Barja⚡️ Benjamin is a computational biologist working at Chalmers University of Technology. On Friday, June 7th, he is going to give a seminar on “GECKO: reconciling proteomics data into computational scaffolds of metabolism” at TÜ tehnoloogiainstituut/UT Institute of Technology 11 a.m., room 144 🌱See you there!🌱
During the first week of April, Petri Lahtvee was visiting Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP, hosted by Prof. Everson Alves Miranda), Brazil, giving talks and a course series on ‘Combining synthetic and systems biology for the design of efficient cell factories’ for PhD and MSc students. The visit was supported […]
Lorena Lima, visiting PhD student from Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil defende her PhD with the thesis entiteled SCREENING OF 2-PHENYLETHANOL (2-PE) PRODUCER YEASTS AND OBTAINMENT OF Kluyveromyces marxianus STRAINS WITH IMPROVED SYNTHESIS AND TOLERANCE TO 2-PE (supervisors: Petri-Jaan Lahtvee and Wendel Batista da Silveira). Congratiulations, Lorena!
29th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology is taking place on August 18-22, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden, where ERA Chair in Synthetic Biology is organizing a synthetic biology workshop. ICYGMB has already 55 high level confirmed speakers and an excellent program introducing novel directions in yeast microbiology. The […]
ERA Chair holder Petri Lahtvee participated at the Estonian Bioeconomy workshop and Bioeconomy conference – creativity and sustainability for all, taking place on February 27-28, 2018 in Tallinn. Both events were organized by SEI Estonia. The conference brought together industry, politicians, researchers and consumers for an important discussion on bioeconomy […]
We are hiring! We are looking for a talented Postdoctoral researcher in Bioinformatics to join our team in Tartu, Estonia. Read the full description of the position: here Apply via email: lahtvee [at] ut.ee or via Researchgate