Ebbe Sloth Andersen
Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University
Ebbe Sloth Andersen is an Associate Professor at the Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO) at Aarhus University, Denmark, and is also affiliated with the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. He did his Ph.D. studies on HIV RNA structure and function in the laboratory of Professor Jørgen Kjems at Aarhus Univeristy and his Postdoc work on DNA origami in the context of the Centre for DNA Nanotechnology lead by Professor Kurt Gothelf. As Assistant Professor he has been a visiting associate at California Institute of Technology working with Professor Paul Rothemund, inventor of the DNA origami method, to develop the RNA origami methodology. Ebbe has been running his own research group since 2012 with a focus on designing DNA and RNA nanoscale devices for applications in medicine and synthetic biology.