Robert is funded by a postdoctoral fellowship from Labex IBEID. His project focuses on the evolution of the bacterial cell envelope and the diderm/monoderm transition by using the diderm Firmicute Veillonella parvula as experimental model.
FRM- Human-associated archaea: evolution, adaptation, interactions
Simonetta Gribaldo (PI)
The Archaea are largely known as microorganisms thriving in extreme environments, but are in fact ubiquitouly found in nature. Importantly, archaeal methanogens are also stable members of the human gastrointestinal tract (GIT), where they […]