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Prof. Chatzinikolaidou Maria
University Faculty Member

Education

  • Ph.D in Biochemistry, University of Essen, Germany
  • B.Sc. in Chemistry, University of Essen, Germany

Career

  • 2019 - today, Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Technology, University of Crete, Greece
  • 2010 - 2018, Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Technology, University of Crete, Greece
  • 2007 - 2010, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Technology of the University of Crete, Greece
  • 2006 - 2008, post-doctoral fellow, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IMBB), FORTH, Greece
  • 2004 - 2006, post-doctoral associate at the University Medical School of Essen, Germany

Interests

  • In vitro and in vivo biocompatibility of biomaterials, including cell adhesion, viability, proliferation and differentiation
  • Investigation of the osteoinductive potential of implantable biomaterials and drugs
  • Tissue Engineering (bone, dental, myocardium, angiogenesis)
  • Development of protein immobilization techniques on biomaterials surfaces
  • Adsorption and desorption studies of proteins on biomaterials surfaces

Awards/Prizes/Distinctions

  • Fellow in Biomaterials Science and Engineering (FBSE) awarded by the International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science and Engineering (IUS-BSE) in 2020.
  • Program Chair of the TERMIS-EU 2019 (Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society) Conference, held in Rhodes
  • Chair of the 28th Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB 2017), held in Athens.