Head of research section for Immunology and Microbiology, Department of Animal Sciences, Aarhus University (2012-2019)
Member and WP-leader of PigGutHealth (‘European network on the factors affecting the gastro-intestinal microbial balance and the impact on the health status of pig’; EU-Cost-action http://www.pigutnet.eu/)
President of the Pig Commission, European Association of Animal Production (EAAP) (2013-2016).
Research areas: Nutrition, immunology, infection biology, inflammation, metabolism and biomarkers; Pig gut health and diseases, i.e., infectious and non-infectious post weaning diarrhea; Animal models and experimentation, including E. coli infection models and porcine models for inflammatory bowel diseases
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7428-7433
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Research in his group aims to identify, understand and predict structure, dynamics and functionality of diverse natural and man-made microbial ecosystems, notably including the intestinal tract of humans and farm animals.
Research increasingly follows a OneHealth philosophy that links environmental, human and animal health
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6138-5026
Investigates probiotics, prebiotics, and the gut microbiome for prevention and treatment of disease, with specific emphasis on lactic acid bacteria.
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3643-9766
His group takes interdisciplinary approaches combining multi-omics microbiome data to study host-microbial crosstalk.
An inter-disciplinary background with biology, computer science and bioinformatics, with >15 years’ experience studying the human microbiome.
Was listed as a Highly Cited Researcher in 2018, 2019 and 2020 by Clarivate Analytics.