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Tom is a current PhD student in the Wine Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology Lab under supervision of Professor Vladimir Jiranek and Doctor Michelle Walker. Tom's project involves utilising CRISPR/Cas9 to enhance industrial wine yeast strains.
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2017 Scholarship Wine Australia (AGWA) PhD Scholarship — — — 2015 Scholarship Coopers Brewery LTD. / Playford Trust Honours Scholarship — — —
Date Institution name Country Title 2016 - 2021 University of Adelaide Australia Doctor of Philosophy 2015 University of Adelaide Australia Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science 2012 - 2014 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)
Year Citation 2021 Lang, T. A., Walker, M. E., & Jiranek, V. (2021). Disruption of ECM33 in diploid wine yeast EC1118: cell morphology and aggregation and their influence on fermentation performance. FEMS Yeast Research, 21(5), 1-11.
2019 Tondini, F., Lang, T., Chen, L., Herderich, M., & Jiranek, V. (2019). Linking gene expression and oenological traits: comparison between Torulaspora delbrueckii and Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 294, 42-49.
DOI Scopus17 WoS15 Europe PMC6
2018 Peter, J. J., Watson, T. L., Walker, M. E., Gardner, J. M., Lang, T. A., Borneman, A., . . . Jiranek, V. (2018). Use of a wine yeast deletion collection reveals genes that influence fermentation performance under low nitrogen conditions.. FEMS yeast research, 18(3), 11 pages.
DOI Scopus11 WoS10 Europe PMC3
Date Role Membership Country 2016 - ongoing Member Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology —
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