December 5, 2008
Press Release


Press release covering work of the lab on learning and memory in C. elegans.





December 3, 2008





The Greek edition of the brilliant book


by Gerald Edelman  and Giulio Tononi has just been published by Crete University Press.

(Read the Preface to the Greek edition here)







November 26, 2008

IMBB Seminar: Dr. Alexander Pintzas

"Distinct Oncogenic RAS and BRAF signatures in colon cancer cells, Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition and sensitisation pathways to TRAIL"

Institute of Biological Research and Biotechnology, National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece

Place/Time: FORTH Seminar Room 1, 2 pm




October 31, 2008






Artemis Andreou has been awarded the prestigious  Bodossaki Foundation long-term fellowship to pursue her postdoctoral studies in the lab!






October 10, 2008





(see also a relevant Press Release and some Press coverage bits: Eleftherotypia & Patris 1, 2, 3, 4)


October 8, 2008







May 2008

Nikos Kourtis and Markella Katidou have been awarded the Manasaki Doctoral Fellowship for 2008-2009!

(see also some relevant Press coverage bits: Patris 1, 2 , 3)


May 29, 2008

Seminar: Dr. Takis Benos

"What can evolution tell us about gene regulation?"

University of Pittsburgh, USA and University of Crete, Greece

Place/Time: IMBB Common Room, 12 noon



May 20, 2008

IMBB Seminar: Dr. Nikos Chronis

"Lab-on-chip technologies for biological and medical applications"

University of Michigan, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ann Harbor, USA

Place/Time: Mediterranean Studies Room, 2 pm



June 28 - July 3, 2008

33rd FEBS Congress & 11th IUBMB Conference

Athens, Greece


March 29 - April 2, 2008


Carmona, Spain


March 6-8, 2008


Berlin, Germany


January 17, 2008


"Getting overexcited in the absence of a guanine-nucleotide exchange factor: An analysis of collybistin knockout mice"

Max-Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt, Germany

Place/Time: IMBB Common Room, 12 noon



January 10, 2008

Seminar: Dr. Artemisia Andreou

"T-box, SUMO and head development"

Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College, London, UK

Place/Time: IMBB Common Room, 12 noon