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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
 Since 2013 Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen
2010-2012 Research Scientist, EMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg


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