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, Andersen MR, Grotkjaer T, Regueira TB, Nielsen J, Olsson L (2009) Studies of the production of fungal polyketides in Aspergillus nidulans by using systems biology tools. Appl Environ Microbiol 75(7), 2212-2220.
Panagiotou G, Grotkjaer T, Hofmann G, Bapat PM, Olsson L (2009) Overexpression of a novel endogenous NADH kinase in Aspergillus nidulans enhances growth. Metab Eng 11(1), 31-39.
Panagiotou G, Nielsen J (2009) Nutritional systems biology: definitions and approaches. Annu Rev Nutr 29, 329-339.
Salazar M, Vongsangnak W, Panagiotou G, Andersen MR, Nielsen J (2009) Uncovering transcriptional regulation of glycerol metabolism in Aspergilli through genome-wide gene expression data analysis. Mol Genet Genomics 282(6), 571-586.
Kouskoumvekaki I, Yang Z, Jónsdóttir SO, Olsson L, Panagiotou G (2008) Identification of biomarkers for genotyping Aspergilli using non-linear methods for clustering and classification. BMC Bioinformatics 9, 59.
Panagiotou G, Andersen MR, Grotkjaer T, Regueira TB, Hofmann G, Nielsen J, Olsson L (2008) Systems analysis unfolds the relationship between the phosphoketolase pathway and growth in Aspergillus nidulans. PLOS One 3(12), e3847.
Panagiotou G, Pachidou F, Petroutsos D, Olsson L, Christakopoulos P (2008) Fermentation characteristics of Fusarium oxysporum grown on acetate. Bioresour Technol 99(15), 7397-7401.
Panagiotou G, Papadakis MA, Topakas E, Olsson L, Christakopoulos P (2008) Identification of NADH kinase activity in filamentous fungi and structural modelling of the novel enzyme from Fusarium oxysporum Process Biochemistry 43(10), 1114-1120.
Meijer S, Panagiotou G, Olsson L, Nielsen J (2007) Physiological characterization of xylose metabolism in Aspergillus niger under oxygen-limited conditions. Biotechnol Bioeng 98(2), 462-475.
Otero JM, Panagiotou G, Olsson L (2007) Fueling industrial biotechnology growth with bioethanol. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 108, 1-40.