Thierry Tonon

Thierry Tonon


  • CNAP Lecturer in Algal Biology, CNAP
Former affiliations
  • Research Fellow, CNAP
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Biology

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PhD projects

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Research interests


I am interested in different aspects of algal research:

  • Algal physiology and metabolism
  • Algal metabolic pathways and enzymes
  • Biotechnological applications of algae and algal genes
  • Valorisation of seaweed biomass


Current group members:

  • Dr Carla Botelho Machado (Technician, SARTRAC project).
  • Mrs Ornrumpha Sethanunt (PhD student, co-supersion with Prof. J. Chong and Dr. B. Sallach).
  • Mrs Yanna Fidai (Visiting PhD Student).


Past members:


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