The following table shows a list of recent publications (2012 and on) with students of the Department of Biological Sciences as leading or contributing authors.
 

Paper Date

Student Name

Paper Details

Paper Link

08/07/2015
Antonis Ververis
A novel family of katanin-like 2 protein isoforms (KATNAL2), interacting with nucleotide-binding proteins Nubp1 and Nubp2, are key regulators of different MT-based processes in mammalian cells.
19/05/2015 Pantelis Savvides Competition for shelter occupancy between a native freshwater crab and an invasive crayfish. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10452-015-9522-7
  Charis Stephanou

Co-inheritance of functional podocin variants with heterozygous collagen IV mutations predisposes to renal failure" In Press in "Nephron.

Pending
16/12/2014 Louiza Papazachariou

Frequency of COL4A3/COL4A4 mutations amongst families segregating glomerular microscopic hematuria and evidence for activation of the unfolded protein response. Focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis is a frequent development during ageing.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25514610
24/10/2014 Nicoletta Petridou

FAK transduces extracellular forces that orient the mitotic spindle and control tissue morphogenesis

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25341507
21/07/2014 Avgousti Kalia

The bacterial metabolite 2-aminoacetophenone promotes association of pathogenic bacteria with flies.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25043228
31/06/2014 Kalvari Ioanna

iLIR: A web resource for prediction of Atg8-family interacting proteins.

http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84899750506&partnerID=40&md5=26f755163edd608264a5d1cbc99d7807
28/02/2014 Ioannis Kirmitzoglou

Reconfiguring the bioinformatics computational spectrum: Challenges and opportunities of fpga-based bioinformatics acceleration platforms

http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84896801996&partnerID=40&md5=efc282dc9f4a83825b025e6f0743bb44
15/01/2014 Maria Andreou 40LoVe and Samba are involved in Xenopus neural development and functionally distinct from hnRNP AB. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24454782
13/01/2014 Ioanna Andoniades Making the connection: ciliary adhesion complexes anchor basal bodies to the actin cytoskeleton. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24434137
07/01/2014 Stavria Panayidou

Human pathogenic bacteria, fungi and viruses in Drosophila: disease modeling, lessons and shortcomings.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3956501/
01/12/2013 Neophytos Christodoulou

Calpain2 protease: A new member of the Wnt/Ca(2+) pathway modulating convergent extension movements in Xenopus.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24076278
15/10/2013 Nicoletta Petridou

A dominant-negative provides new insights into FAK regulation and function in early embryonic morphogenesis.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24048589
13/10/2013 Stavria Panayidou

Drosophila melanogaster: a first step and a stepping-stone to anti-infectives.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23992884
15/08/2013 Andriani Ioannou

Xenopus laevis nucleotide binding protein 1 (xNubp1) is important for convergent extension movements and controls ciliogenesis via regulation of the actin cytoskeleton.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23685253
30/06/2013 Ioannis Kirmitzoglou

FPGA-based hardware acceleration for local complexity analysis of massive genomic data.

http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84878019185&partnerID=40&md5=2de2e3086a92141a34af89dbe8dee83e
27/06/2013 Giannis Maimaris

The nucleotide-binding proteins Nubp1 and Nubp2 are negative regulators of ciliogenesis.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23807208
07/06/2013 Chara Pitta

Reversal of ER-β silencing by chromatin modifying agents overrides acquired tamoxifen resistance.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
pubmed/23752064
16/05/2013 Andriani Ioannou

Xenopus laevis nucleotide binding protein 1 (xNubp1) is importantfor convergent extension movementsand controls ciliogenesis via regulation of the actin cytoskeleton.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
pubmed/23685253
 
15/05/2013 Chara Pitta

Equol enhances tamoxifen's anti-tumor activity by induction of caspase-mediated apoptosis in MCF-7 breast cancer cells.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23675643
08/05/2013 Styliani Michael

The HPV16 oncogenes cause aberrant stem cell mobilization.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23664148
05/05/2013 Theodoulakis Christofi

Drosophila immune priming against Pseudomonas aeruginosa is short-lasting and depends on cellular and humoral immunity.

http://f1000research.com/articles/2-76
25/04/2013 Theodoulakis Christofi

Drosophila and the Hallmarks of Cancer.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23615878
12/04/2013 Katerina Drakou, Stavros Nicolaou

Novel Spatiotemporal Glycome Changes in the Murine Placenta During Placentation Based on BS-I Lectin Binding Patterns.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23580480
03/04/2013 Christiana Polydorou

Ets2-dependent trophoblast signalling is required for gastrulation progression after primitive streak initiation. Nature Communications. 03 April 2013

http://www.nature.com/ncomms/journal/v4/n4/full/ncomms2646.html
22/03/2013 Stavria Panayi

Regenerative Inflammation: Lessons from Drosophila Intestinal Epithelium in Health and Disease.

http://www.mdpi.com/2076-0817/2/2/209
14/03/2013 Panagiota Demosthenous, Louiza Papazachariou

Epistatic role of the MYH9/APOL1 region on familial hematuria genes.

 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23516419 
25/02/2013 Gregory Papagregoriou

Renal graft outcome in autosomal dominant medullary cystic kidney disease type 1.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23475468
15/01/2013 Vassia Schiza

Cross-talk among epigenetic modifications: lessons from histone arginine methylation

http://www.biochemsoctrans.org/bst/041/bst0410751.htm
13/01/2013 Artemis Elia

Decidual spiral artery remodeling during early post-implantation period in mice: Investigation of associations with decidual uNK cells and invasive trophoblast.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006291X11022662
 29/11/2012 Elena Odiatou  Identification of the factors responsible for the in vitro pro-oxidant and cytotoxic activities of the olive polyphenols oleuropein and hydroxytyrosol. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23201137
11/11/2012 Stella Tamana

Sequence features of Compositionally Biased regions in three dimensional protein structures

http://www.computer.org/csdl/proceedings/bibe/2012/4357/00/06399687-abs.html
12/10/2012 Theodoulakis Christofi

Ras-oncogenic Drosophila hindgut but not midgut cells use an inflammation-like program to disseminate to distant sites.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23060054
04/09/2012 Despina Charalambous

KIF1Bβ transports dendritically localized mRNPs in neurons and is recruited to synapses in an activity-dependent manner.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22945799
01/09/2012 Maria Andreou,Neophytos Chrystodoulou,Ioanna Antoniades

In vivo, site-specific, covalent conjugation of quantum dots to proteins via split-intein splicing.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22791430
06/08/2012 Νikoletta Petridou, Neophytos Chrystodoulou

Activation of endogenous FAK via expression of its amino terminal domain in Xenopus embryos.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22880041
20/07/2012 Katerina Nicolaou

Induction of discrete apoptotic pathways by bromo-substituted indirubin derivatives in invasive breast cancer cells.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22820195
10/04/2012 Andriani Ioannou

Comparing intracellular stability and targeting of sulfobetaine quantum dots with other surface chemistries in live cells.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22378567
16/02/2012 Panagiota Demosthenous

Genotype-phenotype correlation in X-linked Alport syndrome patients carrying missense mutations in the collagenous domain of COL4A5.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22335431
15/02/2012 Athena Theodosiou

A web server for visualizing rare codon clusters in coding sequences.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22199385
02/02/2012 Gregory Papagregoriou A miR-1207-5p binding site polymorphism abolishes regulation of HBEGF and is associated with disease severity in CFHR5 nephropathy. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22319602
12/01/2012 Andriani Ioannou, Iro Eleftheriou High-resolution whole-mount in situ hybridization using Quantum Dot nanocrystals. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22287835