Welcome to Simona Huwiler's group

Research on predatory bacteria

Predatory Life Cycle

Figure: Predatory life cycle of predatory bacterium Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus HD100 in which it kills and feeds on the Gram-negative prey bacterium.



Video: Time-lapse microscopy of B. bacteriovorus
exiting of prey cell remnants. (Video by S. Huwiler)


We are located in building Y13 (Lab: L50 Office: L52) at the Irchel Campus of the University of Zurich.