Andreas Brune

, Germany

Andreas Brune studied biology in Marburg and Tübingen, where he received his doctorate in 1990. After two postdoctoral years at Michigan State University, he established his own research group and habilitated at the Universität Konstanz. He was appointed Research Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology in 2003. His laboratory studies the gut microbiota of insects, with an emphasis on the bacterial symbionts of termite gut flagellates and the ecology and evolution of symbiotic digestion. He received an honorary professorship of the Philipps-Universität Marburg and is an elected member of the American Academy of Microbiology.


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