Dr. Sana Ullah Tareen


Forschungsbereich 3: Marine Ökologie

FE Marine Naturstoffchemie

ENB, Raum: 2.423
Tel.: +49 431 600-2661
E-Mail: stareen(at)geomar.de

Wischhofstraße 1-3
24148 Kiel


Research interests:

Cultivation techniques for marine microorganisms, Microbial taxonomy, OSMAC, co-cultivation, marine natural products chemistry.


Academic positions:

Post-Doc / Microbiologist at GEOMAR Kiel since February 2024.

PhD in Microbiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI), Braunschweig


Selected Publications:

Tareen, S.; Schupp, P.J.; Iqbal, N.; Wink, J. Exploring the Antibiotic Production Potential of Heterotrophic Bacterial Communities Isolated from the Marine Sponges Crateromorpha meyeri, Pseudaxinella reticulata, Farrea similaris, and Caulophacus arcticus through Synergistic Metabolomic and Genomic Analyses. Mar. Drugs 2022, 20, 463.  https://doi.org/10.3390/md20070463


Tareen, S.; Risdian, C.; Müsken, M.; Wink, J. Qipengyuania pacifica sp. nov., a Novel Carotenoid-Producing Marine Bacterium of the Family Erythrobacteraceae, Isolated from Sponge (Demospongiae), and Antimicrobial Potential of Its Crude Extract. Diversity 2022, 14, 295https://doi.org/10.3390/d14040295.


Tareen, S.; Risdian, C.; Müsken, M.; Wink, J. Alteriqipengyuania abyssalis sp. nov., a Novel Member of the Class Alphaproteobacteria Isolated from Sponge, and Emended Description of the Genus Alteriqipengyuania. Diversity 2021, 13, 670.  https://doi.org/10.3390/d13120670