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Bionautit is a Finnish scientific co-operative venture specializing in providing research and consultancy for scientific projects, primarily in the fields of microbiology and biology.

German Jurgens Profile

German Jurgens

German holds a doctorate in molecular and micro- biology (PhD). He is specialized in the study of biodiversity, phylogeny and the function of environmental microorganisms, metagenomics, bioinformatics and biotechnology, including metabolic engineering and fermentation. Much of his work involves the use of advanced DNA/RNA molecular biology methods. He has a wealth of experience teaching molecular biology, microbiology and bioinformatics at both the University of Helsinki and Aalto University.

German graduated from the Technical University of St. Petersburg, Russia, as a biophysics and genetic engineer and specialist, and has participated in numerous international scientific collaborations with teams from Europe, Russia and America. German is currently working as a senior scientist and expert in bioinformatics for Alimetrics, an independent company that provides contract research and technical services for industries in fields such as food production and human and animal healthcare where microbial interaction play a crucial role.