Missirlis Yannis

Missirlis Yannis Country: Greece
E-mail: yfmissirlis@gmail.com

Participation in Working Groups

  • WG1 - Biophysics of cell and tissue structure
  • WG3 - New methodologies to study mechanobiology of cells and tissues

Research Interests

Mechanobiology, mechanoepigenetics, tissue engineering designs

Technologies offered to other EuroCellNet participants

dynamic bioreactors/devices for imposing a combination of mechanical signals to cells in cultures

Technologies sought from other EuroCellNet participants

to observe/measure the "travel" of mechanical or similar signals within the cytoskeleton and/or through the nuclear envelope


Yannis F.Missirlis, “ Mechanoepigenetics”, frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, vol.4, article 113, October 2016.

Th.Tsapikouni and Y.F.Missirlis, “P-selectin /ligand unbinding force measured with Atomic Force Microscopy: Comparison of two chemical protocols for the tethering of single molecules”, Journal of Molecular Recognition, 24(5): 847-853, 2011.

Stergios Dermenoudis and Yannis Missirlis, “Design of a novel rotating wall bioreactor for the in vitro simulation of the mechanical environment of the endothelial function “, J.Biomechanics, 43(7):1426-1431,2010

Th. S. Tsapikouni and Y.F.Missirlis, “Measuring the force of single protein molecule detachment from surfaces with AFM”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 75(1): 252-259,2010.

A Foka, MG Katsikogianni, ED Anastassiou, I Spiliopoulou, YF Missirlis, “The combined effect of surface chemistry and flow conditions on Staphylococcus epidermidis adhesion and ica operon expression “, European Cells & Materials Journal, 24: 386-402, 2012.


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