Jonas Žvirgždas

 

Name Surname: Jonas Žvirgždas

Institute, laboratory: Institute of Botany, Laboratory of Biodeterioration research

Scientific Supervisor: Dr Algimantas Paškevičius

Consultant Supervisor:

Study period: 2019-10-01 – 2023-09-30

Research theme: Prevalence of yeasts on various anthropogenic substrates, biological and ecological peculiarities, regulation of activity

The aim:

Objectives:

1. To isolate and identify yeasts in various anthropogenic substrates;

2. To determine morfological and physiological features of isolated yeasts;

4. To find out biochemical features and produced metabolites of isolated yeasts;

6. To evaluate interactions between isolated yeats and other substrate microorganisms and to assess the possibility of their activity regulation.

Publications: No.

Projects: No.

Training courses: 2016 10 20 MALDI Advanced Operator Training Course, MALDI Biotyper Filamentous Fungi Identification.

Conferences:

2019 04 13 – 2019 04 16 29th European congress of microbiology and infectious diseases;

2018 10 24 – 2018 10 26 Chim’18, Surgical Skills School 2018 – organization and communication with sponsors;

2018 10 10 Termo Fisher Scientific Day of Science;

2018 09 26 – 2018 09 27 Life Sciences Baltics 2018;

2018 04 20 – 2018 04 22 Joint School Of Cardiosciences 2018: Heart Defects.

Contacts: e-mail: jonas.zvirgzdas@gamtc.lt; phone: +37060318676.