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Dr. Manimozhiyan ARUMUGAM Associate Professor and Group Leader, The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen


1999-2000 Software Engineer, Infosys Technologies, India
2003-2006 Research Associate, Washington University, St. Louis
2010 PhD in Computational Biology, EMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg
2010-2012 Research Scientist, EMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg
 Since 2013 Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen


Le Chatelier E., Nielsen T., Qin J., Prifti E., et al., Richness of human gut microbial communities correlates with metabolic markers, Nature 500, 541-6, 2013
Schloissnig S., Arumugam M., Sunagawa S., Mitreva M, et al., Genomic variation landscape of the human gut microbiome, Nature 493, 45-50, 2013
Arumugam M., Raes J., Pelletier E, Le Paslier D, et al., Enterotypes of the human gut microbiome, Nature 473, 174-180, 2011
Qin J, Li R, Raes M, Arumugam M, et al., A human gut microbial gene catalogue established by metagenomic sequencing, Nature 464, 59-65, 2010


Tamilnadu State Undergraduate Scholarship, 1995-1999
University of California Santa Cruz Chancellor Fellowship for PhD (declined), 2006
PhD with Magna cum laude, 2010
Enterotypes in Science journal s Top 10 breakthroughs of the year, 2011