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Physician

Emmanouil Chavakis, Greek, German physician. Achievements include research in cardiovascular biology and angiogenesis; research in role of beta2-integrins for homing of progenitor cells to ischemic tissues; research in molecular regulation of integrins and integrin-dependent functions in endothelial cells and their role for angiogenesis; discovery of novel endogenous nhibitor of beta2-integrins inhibiting inflammation.

Background

Chavakis, Emmanouil was born on December 26, 1971 in Athens, Greece. Son of Nikolaos Chavakis and Ekaterini Chavaki.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany, 1997. Doctor of Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany, 1999.

Career

Intern clinical fellowship, department internal medicine, division cardiology Goethe University Frankfurt, III, Germany, since 1999. Postdoctoral fellow Goethe University Frankfurt, Molecular Cardiology, 1999—2005, principal investigator department internal medicine and III, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in cardiovascular biology and angiogenesis. Research in role of beta2-integrins for homing of progenitor cells to ischemic tissues. Research in molecular regulation of integrins and integrin-dependent functions in endothelial cells and their role for angiogenesis.

    Discovery of novel endogenous nhibitor of beta2-integrins inhibiting inflammation.

Membership

Member of European Society Cardiology, German Cardiol.

Connections

father:
Nikolaos Chavakis

mother:
Ekaterini Chavaki