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Dr. Thomas Sicheritz-Ponten
fil.dr, is a professor in Metagenomics at the Technical University
of Denmark where he is leading the Metagenomics group at the Center
for Biological Sequence Analysis and the Metagenomics group at the
Metagenomic Systems Biology section at the newly founded Novo
Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability. He has a
background in Bioinformatics and Molecular Evolution from Uppsala
University, Sweden and his primary interests are microbial genome
analysis, metagenomics, antique systems biology, marine
biotechnology, machine learning approaches and the detection and
study of lateral gene transfers. A major part of his research is
metatranscriptomics of the human microbiome - correlating changes
in the human microbiome with changes in human health, where he is
currently coordinating DTUs involvement in the EU project
Metagenomics of the human intestinal tract