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Lorenzo Nissen

Junior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/16 Agricultural Microbiology

Short Bio

LN has been a type A fixed-term researcher since 2022. In 2023 he has obtained the National Scientific Qualification for the position of university professor of the second rank - disciplinary field 07/I1; SSD AGR/16. He is the author of 42 scientific articles with 839 citations and H-Index 16. ( He received a Ph.D. in Microbial Ecology in 2008. He is an expert on prebiotics, hemp and Bifidobacteriaceae. He is involved in omics science and multivariate statistics to study the interaction between food and gut microbiota with in vitro gut models, as MICODE ( with Prof. A. Gianotti, at CIRI Agro ( He is a reviewer of 135 certified reviews (, is Guest Editor for International Journal Food Science and Technology (Ed. Wiley) and Associate Editor for Open Life Science (Ed. De Gruyter) Frontiers in Food Microbiology; Frontiers in Microrganisms of Digestive Systems (Frontiers) e Foods (MDPI).

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