Group for Aquatic Microbial Ecology (GAME)
Aug 2021: New paper out on Lytic archaeal viruses infect abundant primary producers in Earth’s crust published in Nature Communications.
May 2021: New paper out on Diverse Viruses Carrying Genes for Microbial Extremotolerance in the Atacama Desert Hyperarid Soil published in mSystems.
Dec 2020: New paper out on Saccharibacteria as Organic Carbon Sinks in Hydrocarbon-Fueled Communities published in Frontiers in Microbiology.
Welcome to the Group for Aquatic Microbial Ecology (GAME)
Microbial and viral interactions in the terrestrial subsurface
Cultivation of subsurface microorganisms
Microbial communities under stress conditions
Microbiome of the Antartic continent
Microbiome of the Atacama desert
For more information on the projects and our funding here.
GAME in May 2019 - back row: Perla Abigail Figueroa-Gonzalez, Lara Schlootz, Panagiotis Adam, Till Bornemann, Indra Monsees, Sabrina Eisfeld, Alexander Probst; front row: Patricia Geesink (guest), Victoria Turzynski, Svenja Parge, Katharina Siems