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Tim Tolker-Nielsen

Tim Tolker-Nielsen

Professor

  • Department of Immunology and Microbiology

    ISIM, Blegdamsvej 3C, 2200 København N, 24.1, Building: 24.1.20

    2200 København N

    Phone: +45 35 33 73 73

Professor (mso) of Medical Molecular Microbiology, dr.med., Ph.D.

RESEARCH AREA:  Chronic bacterial infections. Molecular mechanisms involved in microbial biofilm formation and persistence, including regulation of extracellular matrix production, intracellular c-di-GMP-signaling pathways, cell-to-cell signaling, and antibiotic tolerance mechanisms. Identification of drug candidates that can interfere with biofilm formation and antimicrobial tolerance.

EDUCATION:

Master of Science (chemical engineering) from the Technical University of Denmark.

PhD in molecular microbiology from the Technical University of Denmark.

dr.med. from the University of Copenhagen.

 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT:

1995-2001:    Post Doc at Department of Microbiology. Technical University of Denmark.

2001-2008:    Associate Professor at Department of Systems Biology. Technical University of Denmark.

2008-2012:    Associate Professor at Department of International Health, Immunology, and Microbiology. Faculty of Health Sciences. University of Copenhagen.

  

BIBLIOMETRICS: Peer-reviewed articles: >100.  Citations: >10.000.  H-index: >50. 
Book chapters: >10.

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