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Vasiliki Gkretsi

  • Ph.D
  • Senior Scientist
  • University of Cyprus (Cyprus)
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Research interests

Cell invasioncell-matrix adhesionsactin cytoskeletonExtracellular matrixIn vitro modelsMetastasisCancer

Co-authors (66)

Publications (5)

  • Migfilin's elimination from osteoarthritic chondrocytes further promotes the osteoarthritic phenotype via ?-catenin upregulation

    • Gkretsi V
    • Papanikolaou V
    • Dubos S
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    3Citations
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  • Expression of integrin-linked kinase and its binding partners in chondrosarcoma: Association with prognostic significance

    • Papachristou D
    • Gkretsi V
    • Rao U
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    24Citations
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  • Liver-specific ablation of integrin-linked kinase in mice results in abnormal histology, enhanced cell proliferation, and hepatomegaly

    • Gkretsi V
    • Apte U
    • Mars W
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    47Citations
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  • Loss of integrin linked kinase from mouse hepatocytes in vitro and in vivo results in apoptosis and hepatitis

    • Gkretsi V
    • Mars W
    • Bowen W
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    39Citations
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  • Physical and functional association of migfilin with cell-cell adhesions

    • Gkretsi V
    • Zhang Y
    • Tu Y
    • et al.
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    34Citations
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Professional experience

Senior Scientist

University of Cyprus (Cyprus)

January 2015 - Present

Research Assistant Professor (Researcher C)

Centre for Research & Technology-Hellas (CERTH), IRETETH, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences (Greece)

January 2013 - November 2014(2 years)

Researcher D

Center for Research & Technology-Thessaly (Greece)

October 2009 - December 2012(3 years)

Post-doctoral fellow

Biomedical Science Research Center "Alexander Fleming"

November 2006 - September 2009(3 years)

Education history

Ph.D in Cellular and Molecular Pathology

University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

August 2002 - October 2006(4 years)

BSc

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Faculty of Biology

October 1997 - June 2001(4 years)