A : General Microbiology

Section A : General Microbiology

This section deals with model microorganisms like Escherichia coli, Bacillus, Caulobacter , Brucella, and Streptomyces species, as well as Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and model fungal species. The research themes includes all basic questions like gene expression regulation, structure assembly and function of macromolecular complexes, evolution, and cell biology, amongst many others.

Spokesperson :

  • Prof. Dr. Laurence Van Melderen, Bacterial Genetics and Physiology, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).
  • back chair: Prof. Dr. Jan Michiels, Centre of Microbial and Plant Genetics, KU Leuven (KUL)

Other board members in that section :
Karoline Faust, Pascal Hols, Géraldine Laloux and Eveline Peeters