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Physician

Agamemnon Antoniou Epenetos, Cypriot physician. Achievements include patents for improved serum assay for cancer monitoring, novel fusion proteins to target cells, others. Recipient Jean Debiesse prize for radiopharmaceutical products French Department Atomic Energy, 1982, other awards.

Background

Epenetos, Agamemnon Antoniou was born on October 15, 1949 in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, U. Glasgow, 1973; Doctor of Philosophy, University College, London, 1983.

Career

Extern in psychiatry, Warren (Pennsylvania) Eastern State Hospital, 1971; house officer, hospitals, Glasgow, 1973-1975; senior house officer in dermatology, registrar, Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow, 1974-1977; senior house officer in medical oncology, Hackney and St. Bartholomew's Hospitals, London, 1977-1978; clinical research scientist, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, London, 1979-1982; senior research fellow, honorary senior registrar department radiotherapy, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1983-1984; senior lecturer, consultant clinical oncology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1984-1985; head clinical research for Imperial Cancer Research Fund clinical projects, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1993-1996; professor, deputy director department clinical oncology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1995-1996; adrs. in clinical oncology, senior scientist Imperial Cancer Research Fund unit, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1985-1996; chairman, Antisoma Ltd., London, since 1996; Research and Development director, Antisoma plc, London, since 1996; consultant in clinical oncology, St. Mary's Hospital, London, since 1996. Visiting professor U. Melbourne and University Sydney, 1985.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for improved serum assay for cancer monitoring, novel fusion proteins to target cells, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board journals including In vivo, Journal Drug Targeting. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Physicians London (member committee college specialty on medical oncology), Royal College Physicians Glasgow, Hellenic Medical Society (treasurer 1985-1987, president 1989-1990), International Society Tumor Targeting (founder, chairman 1993).

Connections

Married.