Second round of WSS colloquium


On Monday, 22nd January, we hosted the second Werner Siemens colloquium together with the Microbiome Sciences group of Christina Warinner from the MPI-EVA. Under the theme “Genomic Evolution of Microbial Functions: past to present” four distinguished researchers were presenting their findings:

  • Dr. Denise K├╝hnert from the Robert Koch Institute and the MPI of Geoanthropology, DE
  • Prof. Dr. Elke Dittmann from the University of Potsdam, DE
  • Dr. Thomas Booth from the Technical University of Denmark, DK
  • Prof. Dr. Marnix Medema from the Wageningen University, NL

As with the previous event of this kind, the colloquium took place as a public lecture and open post-lecture coffee break.