Dr Dora C. Stylianou

Postgraduate Seminars Coordinator

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,  Tel: 22 892736,  Fax: 22 895095,  Address: P.O.Box. 20537, 1678 Nicosia, Cyprus


ΒΙΟ 800-803   Μεταπτυχιακά Σεμινάρια/Postgraduate Seminars

Πρόγραμμα Χειμερινού Εξαμήνου/Fall Semester Programme 2018/2019

Τα Μεταπτυχιακά σεμινάρια διεξάγονται κάθε Τετάρτη, στις 17:00 στην αίθουσα 108 του κτίριου ΧΩΔ 01

The Postgraduate Seminars will be held every Wednesday at 17:00 in room 108 of building CTF 01

Ημερομηνία / Date

Ομιλητής / Speaker

Θέμα / Topic

Υπεύθυνος Καθηγητής /

UCY Faculty

Ανακοίνωση/ Announcement

05/09/2018 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---
at 12:00
in Building CTF, Room B105
This seminar will take place outside the regular class schedule
 Dr. Dani Osman
Azm Center for Research in Biotechnology and its Applications, EDST, Lebanese University, Tripoli, Lebanon
Shavenbaby proteins orchestrate the proliferation versus differentiation switch of Intestinal Stem Cells   Yiorgos Apidianakis PDF ok 
12/09/2018  Prof. Agamemnon Epenetos, Ph.D., FRCP
Visiting Professor, Imperial College London ,UK
Consultant in Medical Oncology , St Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Harley Street
Oncology Clinic, London UK,
Chairman , Lifeline Biotech Ltd, Anastasis Biotec Ltd, London, UK and Nicosia, Cyprus
Advances and Failures In Cancer Therapeutics Over The Last 50 Years  Andreas Constantinou  PDF ok
19/09/2018 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---
26/09/2018 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar ---  ---
 Dr. Myria Galazi
Medical Oncology Trainee,
St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, UK
PI3K-AKT-mTOR targeting in metastatic prostate cancer  Andreas Constantinou PDF ok
 Evangelia Loizou
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
& Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), USA
A p53 mutant oncogene mediates aberrant self-renewal in Acute Myeloid Leukemia   Pantelis Georgiades  PDF ok
at 13:30

in Building CTF02, Room 014

Please note this seminar is scheduled outside the regular class day and time
 Prof. George Simos
Director of Laboratory of Biochemistry,
Faculty of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Greece
 The cellular response to hypoxia in health and disease: metabolic role, regulation and targeting of HIF-1  Niovi Santama PDF ok 
17/10/2018  Dr. Anastasis Oulas
Post Doctoral Fellow, Bioinformatics Group,
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics
Tools for analysing high-throughput genetic variation data as a means for molecular diagnosis  Vasilis Prombonas PDF ok 
24/10/2018  Dr. Constantinos Milonas
Deputy Director,
Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture, Hellenic Center for Marine Research, Crete, Greece
 Fish reproduction and aquaculture  Spyros Sfenthourakis  PDF ok
31/10/2018  Dr. Kyriacos Leptos
Senior Research Associate,
University of Cambridge, UK
Flagellar Photoresponse and Phototactic Steering in the Unicellular Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii  Chrysoula Pitsouli PDF ok 
07/11/2018 Assoc. Prof. Nikolaos Poulakakis
Biology Department, University of Crete
 Spyros Sfenthourakis  
21/11/2018  Dr. Gregory Papagregoriou
TBA  Constantinos Deltas
28/11/2018 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---


Students who register for ΒΙΟ 800-803 Postgraduate Seminars I-IV are required to attend all seminars. Attendance will be recorded on signup sheets. Students will receive a passing grade provided they attend all seminar or do not have any unjustified absences (103rd Departmental Council meeting, April 20, 2016).
Justified absence from a seminar can be requested via email from the Departmental faculty member who is in charge of a particular seminar, cced the course coordinator (Dr. Dora C. Stylianou, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
The course coordinator will assign a justified absence upon the written email approval sent by the faculty member.
Justified absence can also be assigned by a student thesis advisor by notifying Dr. Stylianou, provided that the student will be absent from a particular seminar for work related to the student’s thesis project.
Student requests that are not justified by a faculty member as indicated above, will be dismissed.