Dr. Konstantinos Karakostis has received his PhD on Molecular Biology as a recipient of the Marie Curie ITN fellowship. He is a senior postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) in Paris, France. His research interests include molecular and cellular biology, developmental biology and evolution, marine molecular biology, cancer biology and biochemistry. His current research focuses on molecular mechanisms regulating the activation of the p53 tumour suppressor. Over the past years he has supervised several post-graduate students and published more than ten peer-reviewed articles in collaboration with laboratories in Greece, Italy, Germany, France, the UK, the Czech republic and Sweden. He is honoured to be editorial member of peer reviewing committee and invited speaker in several international conferences and scientific seminars.
Dr. Konstantinos Karakostis Research Interests are cancer biology, cell biology, molecular evolution, molecular biology, biochemistry and microscopy.