Photo Avgi-Elena Apostolakou

PhD Student

2019 - present: PhD in Bioinformatics, Department of Biology, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, entitled "Computational studies of protein aggregation for the diagnosis and treatment of amyloidoses"
Advisor: Assoc. Prof. V. Iconomidou

2015 - 2017: MSc in Bioinformatics, Department of of Biology, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

2009 - 2015: BSc in Biology, Department of Biology, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

  • Protein aggregation and amyloidoses
  • Biological network visualization
  • Drug repurposing
  • Membrane proteins and receptors

Baltoumas FA, Sofras D, Apostolakou AE, Litou ZI, Iconomidou VA. (2023) NucEnvDB: A Database of Nuclear Envelope Proteins and Their Interactions. Membranes Jan 3;13(1):62 [Abstract] [Full Text] doi: 10.3390/membranes13010062.
Apostolakou AE, Nastou KC, Petichakis GN, Litou ZI, Iconomidou VA. (2022) LiGIoNs: A computational method for the detection and classification of ligand-gated ion channels. Biochim Biophys Acta Biomembr. Sep 1;1864(9):183956 [Abstract] [Full Text] doi: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2022.183956.
Apostolakou AE, Sula XK, Nastou KC, Nasi GI, Iconomidou VA. (2021) Exploring the conservation of Alzheimer-related pathways between H. sapiens and C. elegans: a network alignment approach. Sci Rep. Feb 25;11(1):4572 [Abstract] [Full Text] doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-83892-9.
Apostolakou AE, Baltoumas FA, Stravopodis DJ, Iconomidou VA. (2020) Extended Human G-Protein Coupled Receptor Network: Cell-Type-Specific Analysis of G-Protein Coupled Receptor Signaling Pathways. J Proteome Res. Jan 3;19(1):511-524 [Abstract] [Full Text] doi: 10.1021/acs.jproteome.9b00754.