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chemist , educator

Sotiris Missailidis, British chemist, educator. Achievements include patents for detection, monitoring and treatment of cancer; patents for aptamers directed to MUC1. Outreach activities Chemistry at Work, Milton Keynes, 2005—2008; Member of Gerson Lehrman Group’s Council Healthcare Advisors, European Association Cancer Research, British Association Cancer Research.

Background

Missailidis, Sotiris was born on April 9, 1969 in Athens, Greece. Son of Athanasios and Mary Missailidis.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology with Food Science, Athens, 1991. Master of Science in Chemistry, York, England, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, York, England, 1997.

Career

Research assistant National Technology University Athens, 1991—1992. Postdoctoral researcher University Nottingham, England, 1996—2000, University Cambridge/Medical Research Council, England, 2000. Leverhulme trust special research fellow The Open University, Milton Keynes, England, 2000—2002, lecturer chemistry and analytical science, since 2000.

Director, Chief Executive Officer Euzoia Ltd, Milton Keynes, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for detection, monitoring and treatment of cancer. Patents for aptamers directed to MUC1.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (book) The Cancer Clock, Anticancer Therapeutics.

Membership

Outreach activities Chemistry at Work, Milton Keynes, 2005—2008. Member of Gerson Lehrman Group’s Council Healthcare Advisors, European Association Cancer Research, British Association Cancer Research.

Connections

Married Giselle Martins dos Santos Ferreira. 1 child Ananda Maria Ferreira.

father:
Athanasios Missailidis

mother:
Mary Missailidis

spouse:
Giselle Martins dos Santos Ferreira

child:
Ananda Maria Ferreira Missailidis