Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates

Projects

Supervisor: Gert Wörheide (LMU Munich), Co-supervisor Davide Pisani (University of Bristol) Student: Ksenia Juravel Objectives: The phylogenetic relationships among non-bilaterian animals are still not unequivocally accepted but their... show more
Supervisor: Gert Wörheide (LMU Munich), Co-supervisor Agostinho Antunes (CIIMAR Porto) Student: Ramon Rivera Objectives: A holobiont is a metaorganism that consists of a host and its associated symbionts, frequently microbes - humans are a... show more
Supervisor: Agostinho Antunes (CIIMAR Porto), Co-supervisor Grace McCormack (NUIG Galway) Student: Yihe Zhao Objectives: Major adaptive phenotypic changes in invertebrates, including the development of specialized functionalities for sensorial ... show more
Supervisor: Detlev Arendt (EMBL Heidelberg), Co-supervisor Gert Wörheide (LMU Munich) Student: Charles Hillier  Objectives: The nature of the last common ancestor of the Metazoa is largely unsolved, due to uncertainties in the branchi... show more