Tool

Central to MetaHIT, is the Tool Pillar, which is dedicated to develop the tools that will enable the determination of an individual's microbiota. The tools include DNA microarrays and high-throughput DNA re-sequencing technology for structural and functional analysis of microbial populations.

  • WPT.1 : High density array-based profiling tools. The workpackage leader is Dr. S. Brunak from DTU, Denmark.
  • WPT.2 : High throughput sequencing-based profiling tools. The workpackage leader is Pr. Wang Jun from SDU, Denmark.