Gianni Panagiotou

Prof. Dr. Gianni Panagiotou

Microbiome Dynamics · Head +49 3641 532-1759

Curriculum vitae

Main Research Areas
  • Medical & Environmental Metagenomics: human, mice, marine, plants;
  • Systems Biology: -omics integration, chemical-protein & protein-protein interaction networks; 
  • Synthetic Biology: genome-scale metabolic modelling, design of probiotics, discovery of postbiotics


Panagiotou G, Granouillet P, Olsson L (2006) Production and partial characterization of arabinoxylan-degrading enzymes by Penicillium brasilianum under solid-state fermentation. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 72(6), 1117-1124.
Panagiotou G, Christakopoulos P, Olsson L (2005) The influence of different cultivation conditions on the metabolome of Fusarium oxysporum. J Biotechnol 118(3), 304-315.
Panagiotou G, Christakopoulos P, Olsson L (2005) Simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of cellulose by Fusarium oxysporum F3—growth characteristics and metabolite profiling Enzyme and Microbial Technology 36(5-6), 693-699.
Panagiotou G, Christakopoulos P, Villas-Boas SG, Olsson L (2005) Fermentation performance and intracellular metabolite profiling of Fusarium oxysporum cultivated on a glucose-xylose mixture. Enzyme and Microbial Technology 36, 100-106.
Panagiotou G, Villas-Bôas SG, Christakopoulos P, Nielsen J, Olsson L (2005) Intracellular metabolite profiling of Fusarium oxysporum converting glucose to ethanol. J Biotechnol 115(4), 425-434.
Panagiotou G, Christakopoulos P (2004) NADPH-dependent D-aldose reductases and xylose fermentation in Fusarium oxysporum. J Biosci Bioeng 97(5), 299-304.
Panagiotou G, Kekos D, Macris BJ, Christakopoulos P (2003) Production of cellulolytic and xylanolytic enzymes by Fusarium oxysporum grown on corn stover in solid state fermentation. Industrial Crops and Products 18(1), 37-45.
Panagiotou G, Topakas E, Economou L, Kekos D, Macris BJ, Christakopoulos P (2003) Induction, purification, and characterization of two extracellular alpha-L-arabinofuranosidases from Fusarium oxysporum. Can J Microbiol 49(10), 639-644.
Panagiotou G, Kekos D, Macris BJ, Christakopoulos P (2002) Purification and characterisation of NAD+-dependent xylitol dehydrogenase from Fusarium oxysporum Biotechnology Letters 24(24), 2089-2092.