Department of Chemistry and Bioscience

  • Fredrik Bajers Vej 7H

    9220 Aalborg

    Denmark

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Department of Chemistry and Bioscience

Department Head: Michael Toft  Overgaard

The Department of Chemistry and Bioscience was established in 1974 and is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Science at Aalborg University. The Department is located in Aalborg , Esbjerg and Copenhagen.

About 500 students are enrolled in our courses. In 2015 the Department had 163 employees divided into the following categories:

  • Professors
  • 20% Professors 
  • Associate Professors 
  • Assistant Professors 
  • Post Doc 
  • PhD students 
  • Academic staff 
  • Laboratory Technicians 
  • Administrative staff 

In addition we have external professors and associate professors , teaching assistants and student assistants.

The Departments primary mission is research and research based education in chemistry, environmental engineering, biology and biotechnology. The Department also contributes to innovative research and knowledge sharing in collaboration with industry, both nationally and internationally.

Further information about key figures can be found on the Department web: www.bio.aau.dk 

The Department is divided into five research sections and an administration.

The daily management of the Department is managed by the Head of Department in collaboration with the department's five section heads.




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Projects 1995 2031

Research Output 1979 2020

A refined genome-wide association study of posthitis in lowland Białowieza population of the European bison (Bison bonasus)

Oleński, K., Hering, D. M., Tokarska, M., Iacolina, L., Stronen, A. V., Pertoldi, C. & Kamiński, S., 1 Feb 2020, In : European Journal of Wildlife Research. 66, 1, 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Bison bonasus
skin
lowlands
genome
pemphigus (skin disease)

Arrhythmia mutations in calmodulin can disrupt cooperativity of Ca2+ binding and cause misfolding

Wang, K., Brohus, M., Holt, C., Overgaard, M. T., Wimmer, R. & Van Petegem, F., 3 Feb 2020, In : The Journal of Physiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Calmodulin
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Mutation
EF Hand Motifs
Proteins

Beating tissue factor at its own game: Design and properties of a soluble tissue factor-independent coagulation factor VIIa

Sorensen, A. B., Tuneew, I., Svensson, L. A., Persson, E., Østergaard, H., Overgaard, M. T., Olsen, O. H. & Gandhi, P. S., 10 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 295, 2, p. 517-528

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Factor VIIa
Thromboplastin
Chemical activation
Antithrombins
X ray crystallography

Prizes

Best poster presentation award

Esra Eray (Recipient), 19 Nov 2019

Prize: Conference prizes

2019 Grundfos Prize

Morten Mattrup Smedskjær (Recipient), 3 Oct 2019

Prize: Research, education and innovation prizes

Glass
Oxides

Roblon Prisen

Anne Mette Frøbert (Recipient), 3 May 2019

Prize: Research, education and innovation prizes

Activities 1998 2020

Toxicology Research and Application (Journal)

Niels Thomas Eriksen (Peer reviewer)
22 Feb 2020

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Applied Phycology (Journal)

Niels Thomas Eriksen (Peer reviewer)
20 Feb 2020

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Biotechnology Letters (Journal)

Niels Thomas Eriksen (Peer reviewer)
18 Feb 2020

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Press / Media

Jagten på de sidste mink

Sussie Pagh

15/02/2020

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Verdens første svampebatteri

Sebastian Birkedal Kristensen

13/02/2020

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media