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 2019/2020

Τα Μεταπτυχιακά σεμινάρια διεξάγονται κάθε Τετάρτη, στις 17:00 στην αίθουσα 108 του κτίριου ΧΩΔ01

The Postgraduate Seminars will be held every Wednesday at 17:00 in room 108 of building CTF01

Ημερομηνία / Date

Ομιλητής / Speaker

Θέμα / Topic

Υπεύθυνος Καθηγητής /

UCY Faculty

Ανακοίνωση/ Announcement

04/09/2019 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---
 Dr. Charis Achilleos
BiQ Laboratories Limited
Validation of novel molecular targets as potential biomarkers that can differentiate between tumors that are sensitive or resistant to 5-fluorouracil chemotherapy  Katerina Strati PDF ok
18/09/2019  Dr. Marilena Hadjidemetriou
Research Fellow/Lecturer in Nano-Omics,
Faculty of Biology, Medicine & Health,
University of Manchester, UK
Nano-omics for blood biomarker discovery  Dora C. Stylianou
Joint Departmental Seminar: Department of Biological Sciences and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
PDF ok
at 16:45
in Building CTF02, Room 009
This seminar will take place outside the regular class schedule
 Dr. Erik Enbody
Postdoctoral Researcher in Genomics & Bioinformatics
Uppsala University, Sweden
Detecting selection in the past and present  Alexander Kirschel PDF ok
02/10/2019 ---  Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---
at 16:45
in Building CTF02, Room 009
This seminar will take place outside the regular class schedule
 Prof. You-Hee Cho
Laboratory of Bioantibacterials
Director, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy,
CHA University, Korea
Antibacterial strategies based on the pharmacophores
generating reactive oxygen species
 Yiorgos Apidiankis PDF ok 
 Saghar Kasiri
Director of European Operations
Cryos International, Denmark
Prevention is better than treatment!
Fertility awareness - Why do we need to know about it?
 Pantelis Georgiades PDF ok
 Christina Eftychi
Post-doctoral fellow
CECAD Research Center,
University of Cologne, Germany
Temporally distinct functions of the cytokines IL-12 and IL-23 induce microbiota-driven chronic colon inflammation in response to intestinal barrier impairment   Yiorgos Apidianakis PDF ok
23/10/2019   Dr. Thomas Hadjikyriakou
Behavioural Ecology & Evolution Lab, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus
Akrotiri Environmental Education Centre, SBAA Environment Department, HQ SBAA
Breeding success, wintering ecology and migratory behaviour of Eleonora’s falcon Falco eleonorae  Alexander Kirschel PDF ok
30/10/2019 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar  --- ---
This seminar will start at 17:30
 Marlen I. Vasquez
Special Teaching Staff
Department of Environmental Science and Technology
Cyprus University of Technology
Biodiversity is us: Challenges and opportunities of managing aquatic biodiversity and natural resources
 Anna Papadopoulou PDF ok
13/11/2019  Prof. Constantinos Deltas
Director, Molecular Medicine Research Center
Head, Laboratory of Molecular and Medical Genetics
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Cyprus
Biobanking and the Cyprus Human Genome Project-Next Generation Biomedical Research in Cyprus  Constantinos Deltas PDF ok
at 16:45
in Building CTF02, Room 009
This seminar will take place outside the regular class schedule
 Dr Susan Kennedy
Postdoctoral Researcher, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit)
Individuals as communities: Gut content metabarcoding reveals complex ecological relationships in spiders  Anna Papadopoulou PDF ok
 Dr. Eirini Trompouki
Group Leader,
Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany
Interplay between retinoic acid inducible gene-I-like receptors (RLRs) and repetitive elements in developmental and regenerative hematopoiesis  Chrysoula Pitsouli PDF ok
27/11/2019 --- 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.
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