Bachelor – Institut for Plante- og Miljøvidenskab - Københavns Universitet

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Bachelor projects

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A Synthetic Biology approach for the production of high-value compounds
Supervisor: Associate Professor Sotirios Kampranis

CRISPR/Cas9 technology to develop plant-based protein for human consumption
Supervisor: Prof Barbara Halkier, Assistant Professor Deyang Xu, dyxu@plen.ku.dk

A CRISPR/Cas9 approach to elucidate environmental sensing through the FERONIA receptor
Supervisor: Anja Fuglsang and Sebastian Marquardt

A direct quantification of biosynthetic enzymes in plants using QconCAT and mass spectrometry
Supervisor: Tomas Laursen and Bruna Marques

A discovery-pipeline to identify novel microProteins
Supervisor: Assistant Professor Tenai Eguen, Associate professor Stephan Wenkel

A genome-engineering approach of microProtein genes using CRISPR/Cas9
Supervisor: Stephan Wenkel

Advanced synthetic biology to engineer the production of health-promoting bioactive compounds in microbial cell factories
Supervisor: Head of Center, Professor Barbara Ann Halkier, co-supervisor: PhD student Michal Poborsky (michal@plen.ku.dk)

Application of advanced synthetic biology to build an efficient yeast cell factory producing health-promoting glucosinolates.
Supervisor: Main supervisor: Barbara Ann Halkier, Co-supervisor: William Thomas Wajn

Breaking the dogma to boost the new generation of environmentally friendly fertilizers
Supervisor: Rosa Lopez

COMPARATIVE GENOMICS OF BURKHOLDERIA CEPACIA COMPLEX STRAINS
Supervisor: Mette H Nicolaisen

Decoding of the chemical language of plants
Supervisor: Prof Barbara Halkier, Assistant Professor Deyang Xu, dyxu@plen.ku.dk

Defining genetic targets for domestication of wild crops
Supervisor: Rosa Lopez

Discover how flowers get their colors
Supervisor: Javiera Aravena-Calvo and Tomas Laursen

Hunting new bacteria, with importance for the soil ecosystem
Supervisor: Frederik Bak (f.bak@plen.ku.dk); Mette H. Nicolaisen (meni@plen.ku.dk)

MicroProteins - New regulators of protein activity
Supervisor: Stephan Wenkel

Optimization of rice for the climate change challenge
Supervisor: Rosa Lopez

RNA regulation of plant gene expression
Supervisor: Peter Brodersen (pbrodersen@bio.ku.dk), Sebastian Marquardt (sebastian.marquardt@plen.ku.dk).

SECONDARY METABOLITES OF IMPORTANCE FOR FUNGAL-BACTERIAL INTERACTION
Supervisor: Mette H Nicolaisen (meni@plen.ku.dk); Rosanna C Hennessy (hennessy@plen.ku.dk)

The Hidden Role of Non-coding Transcription Initiation
Supervisor: Quentin Thomas - Sebastian Marquardt

TO UNRAVEL THE DARK MATTER OF SECONDARY METABOLITES IN PLANT-MICROBE AND MICROBE-MICROBE INTERACTIONS
Supervisor: Mette H Nicolaisen (meni@plen.ku.dk); Rosanna C Hennessy (hennessy@plen.ku.dk)

Unravel the role of Verrucomicrobia in the maize rhizosphere
Supervisor: Frederik Bak (f.bak@plen.ku.dk); Mette H. Nicolaisen (meni@plen.ku.dk)

AAAR: Arythmic Arabidopsis Antisense Regulation
Supervisor: Stephan Wenkel, Sebastian Marquardt