Apostolos Zaravinos

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden


Apostolos Zaravinos is currently working as a Senior Postdoctoral Research Scientist at the Department of Laboratory Medicine at the Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden. He received his B.S. degree from the Department of Biology of the University of Crete, Crete, Greece, in 2005, and his Ph.D. degree in medicine from the same university in 2008. He worked for one year as an Honorary Research Scientist at the Harris Birthright Research Center for Fetal Medicine, King’s College Hospital, London, UK, before conducting postdoctoral research between 2011 and 2014 at the Molecular Medicine Research Center (MMRC) of the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus, Nicosia , Cyprus. His research has focused mainly on the evaluation of deregulated genes in various human malignancies, including breast, bladder, and kidney cancers, as well as on the implication of microRNAs in these malignancies. His current major interests include the discovery of therapeutic targets in B cell lymphoma by next generation sequencing. Zaravinos has more than 55 scientific peer-reviewed publications in international journals, 3 book chapters, 3 international conference papers in-proceedings, and a plethora of abstracts in international conferences.

Biography Updated on 31 August 2014

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