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Exploring the untapped wealth of Epirus | Andreas Tzakos | TEDxUniversityofIoannina
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exploring the untapped wealth of Epirus

Dr. Andreas Tzakos (born 1977), studied Chemistry at the University of Ioannina (finished with
honors - award for excellence by the Greek Scholarship Foundation (GSF)). During his MSc
(finished with honours -award by the GSF) and PhD studies (award by “Leonidas Zerbas”
Foundation) at the University of Ioannina he performed several long term scientific visits
receiving FEBS, EMBO, NATO and Marie Curie fellowships in labs in Netherland, Italy and
France working on chemical biology to tackle complex biological questions. In 2004 he
performed four years postdoctoral research awarded with a long term EMBO fellowship in
structural and molecular biology at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
and CNRS, Marseille France. In 2009 he became a Lecturer of Organic Chemistry at the
University of Ioannina and from 2013 he promoted to Assistant Professor at the same

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