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    Dzung Diep

Below you will find a list of our group members.

Our members are listed by seniority first, and then alphabetically by last name. 

People

 

Dzung Diep
Professor & Group Leader

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • antimicrobial peptides
  • mode of action study

  • translational research

  • teaches BIO210 and BIO211

Publications

 

Helge Holo
Professor

Research area: 
Dairy activity and vitamin K2

  • bacteriophages affecting lactic acid bacteria
  • vitamin K2 enrichment in dairy products
  • health effects of vitamin K2 enriched cheese

Publications

 

Knut Rudi
Professor
Leader of the MiDiv Lab

Research area: 
Microbiota and health

Publications

 

Christian Kranjec
Postdoc

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • bacterial biofilms and bacteriocins
  • S. aureus, MRSA
  • antimicrobials

Kirill Ovchinnikov
Postdoc

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • antimicrobials
  • NMR structures
  • animal models of microbial infections

Publications

  Pelle Mikkelsen

Engineer

  • responsible for day-to-day operations
  • bacteriocins, 16S sequencing, lab courses
  • teaching duties in BIO101, BIO211 and MVI322
May-Britt Selvåg Hovet

Engineer

  • general labwork: autoclaving and destruction, washing, sterilization, preparing medium
  • preparing courses
Sofie Sagvaag Kristensen

PhD Student

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • interactions between bacteriocins and their receptors, receptor structure
  • antibiotic resistance
  • protein expression, purification and crystallization
  • vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), RseP
  • TA for BIO210 and BIO211

Supervisor: Dzung Diep

Thomas Oftedal

PhD Student

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • bacteriocins to identify and diagnose Entercoccous faecium (VRE) 
  • multipeptide bacteriocin receptor identification
  • bioinformatics
  • proteomics

Supervisor: Dzung Diep

Ingvild Reinseth

PhD Student

Research area:
Bacteriocins

  • Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis
  • infection treatment with bacteriocins K1 and EJ97
  • antibiotic resistance, stress-response and stress-resistance in bacteria
  • vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE)

Supervisor: Dzung Diep

Publications

  Our MSc students 
 

Kristine Kippersund Brokstad

Mikkel Brønner

Kai Arne Hestad

 

 

Published 11. February 2020 - 10:09 - Updated 28. May 2020 - 16:55