Gerasimos Voutsinas

Science and Mathematics

Biology, University of Thessaloniki; PhD, University of Patras

Dr. Voutsinas in addition to his position as part-time instructor at Deree where he teaches introduction to molecular biology, is the Principal Investigator at the National Center for Scientific Research (NSCR) “Demokritos”. He is the Head of the Lab of Environmental Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis, Institute of Biosciences and Applications, NCSR “Demokritos” and Head of the Genetic Services Lab “Molecular Diagnosis of Genetic Diseases” of the NCSR “Demokritos”. His current research interests are identification and validation of drug targets for cancer therapy, development and evaluation of biomarkers for diagnosis, prognosis and treatment response in human disease and development of genetic testing protocols for molecular diagnosis of human genetic diseases. Dr Voutsinas teaches the Environmental Health module of the Environmental studies program.