Microbial Ecology + Microfluidics = ♡
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Microbial Ecology + Microfluidics = ♡

I am currently working as a Postdoc in the Microbial Ecology group at Lund University, and excited about the new project that I’m involved in. I am working together with Edith Hammer and Pelle Ohlsson on using microfluidic techniques to create artificial soil systems (so called Soil Chips) and study flungal foraging behaviour and carbon sequestration. You will … Continue reading

PhD done!
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PhD done!

On November 25th, the Hart-Klironomos lab celebrated that Sepideh Pakpour and I (within two days) had successfully defended our PhD theseses: The factors that influence prokaryotic and eukaryotic community structure in indoor dust ~ Sepideh Pakpour Examining ecological determinants of community formation and stability in the root microbiota ~ Kristin Aleklett It was a great … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to newsfromtheunderground! Wouldn’t you like to know what’s going on down there – under all those leaves, among roots and worms, in a world that we step on every day but very seldom see? I know that I sure would, and that’s why I decided to try to find out more about it. I … Continue reading