The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Dr. Vasco Elbrecht

Former head of Environmental Genomics section
Tel: +49 228 9122-351
Fax: +49 228 9122-212
Mail: V.Elbrecht [at]



Field of work

Metabarcoding method development

  • Development and validation of laboratory pipelines , including metabarcoding primer development, large scale projects and robotics
  • Developmment of bioinformatic metabarcoding pipelines
  • Illumina & Nanopore sequencing
  • Metabarcoding alternatives, like mitogenomics and capture methods
  • Gut content analysis, ecology and environmental change / insect decline

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