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Waldan K. Kwong

Group Leader

Microbial Genomics and Symbiosis Lab

PhD Yale Univ.

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

BSc Univ. of British Columbia

‣Biology & Physics

Interests: microbes, evolution, functional genomics, visual media & scicomm

[abridged CV]

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Cláudia Campos

Lab Manager

PhD Univ. of Geneva

Developmental Biology

MSc Univ. of Aveiro

Advanced Biomolecular Methods

Interests: host-microbe interactions, methods development, sustainability in science

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Samuel Acheampong

IBB PhD Student​

MPhil Univ. of Ghana

‣Molecular Biology

BSc Kwame Nkrumah Univ. of Science and Technology


Interests: host-microbe interactions, bacterial secretion, digital art

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Rodney Eyles

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD Australian National Univ.

‣Plant Science

BSc Australian National Univ.

‣Molecular Biology

Interests: host-microbe signalling, non-coding RNA, transcriptomics

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Ana Barradas

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD Univ. of Manchester


MSc Univ. of Algarve

‣Ecology & Marine Conservation

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Slipa Kanungo

IBB PhD student

(co-advised with Karina Xavier)

MSc Kalinga Inst. of Industrial Tech.

‣Applied Microbiology

BSc Trident Academy of Creative Tech.


Feb. 2023


Jul. 2023

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