Konstantinos Mathiopoulos

Professor, University of Thessaly

Kostantinos Mathiopoulos is a Professor of Molecular Biology in the Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Thessaly. He received his degree in Chemistry from the University of Athens and holds an MSc in Public Health from Harvard University and a PhD in Molecular Biology and Microbiology from Tufts University.

His research interests at the National Institutes of Health (NIH,USA) and La Sapienza University (Italy) was focused on Malaria mosquitoes. After his return in Greece, Dr Mathiopoulos is working on matters related to Molecular Biology and Genomic analysis of entomological enemies of Agriculture, such as the Olive fly and the Mediterranean fruit fly. His research lab aims to develop alternative and environmental friendly methods for pest control.

He has more than 50 publications in international peer reviewed journals and more than 100 presentations in National and International conferences. Currently, he is the Research Coordinator of the National Infrastructure on Synthetic Biology, OMIC-Engine.


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We acknowledge support of this work by the project “Synthetic Biology: From omics technologies to genomic engineering (OMIC-ENGINE)” (MIS 5002636) which is implemented under the Action “Reinforcement of the Research and Innovation Infrastructure”, funded by the Operational Programme "Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation" (NSRF 2014-2020) and co-financed by Greece and the European Union (European Regional Development Fund).