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CTR - Center of Tardigrade Research





Dr. Markus Dicht

Biologist, biochemist



The Center of Tardigrade Research (CTR) searches for answers to questions to the

ecology, physiology and evolutionary biology of tardigrades.


Further special interests:

Developmental biology, morphology, paleontology, behaviour, taxonomy, bryophytology and lichenology,

biophysics, ecological biochemistry and photobiology.