GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

Marine Natural Products Chemistry

The GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is the leading facility within the field of ocean research in Europe. The research unit Marine Natural Product Chemistry and its applied branch GEOMAR-Biotech (GEOMAR Centre for Marine Biotechnology) focuses on identifying and exploring new bioactive natural products from different marine macro- and microorganisms, which biotechnical potentials can be used for various applications including drugs, cosmetics, agriculture and food production.

 

Tasks within the project:

  • Identifying biological activities of fucoidan extracts
  • Data input for the establishment platform for the characterisation of fucoidans

Contact:
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Prof. Dr. Deniz Tasdemir
Am Kiel-Kanal 44, 24106 Kiel
Email: dtasdemir@geomar.de