Projects

Funding

  • 2012-2015: PI. “Aristeia/ Excellence”. Transcription of microRNAs. General Secretary of Research and Technology (GSRT), Greece. Total budget: 300,000 Euro.
  • 2012-2014: PI. “Post Doc”. Epigenetics of miRNAs. General Secretary of Research and Technology (GSRT), Greece. Total budjet: 150,000 Euro.
  • 2011-2013: PI. Synergasia (09 SYN- 13 -901). “EDGE” Development of a national genomics research network for methodolodical approach to systems.  General Secretary of Research and Technology (GSRT), Greece. Total budget for Diana Lab: 40,000 Euro.
  • 2011- 2013: PI and coordinator. Synergasia ( SYN – 13-1055 ). Investigating the role of microRNA in diseases. General Secretary of Research and Technology (GSRT), Greece. Total budget for Diana Lab: 130,000 Euro.
  • 2010-2011: Co- PI. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Characterization of neural crest stem cells in human follicles. Total budget for Diana Lab: 21,600 USD.
  • 2010 – 2011: Co-PI. State Scholarships Foundation (IKY). Regulation of miRNAs with emphasis on viruses. Bilateral exchange ( Greek – Germany). Total budget: 10,000 Euro.
  • 2007-2011: PI. PhD Fellowship for Emmanuel Maragkakis from BSRC Alexander Fleming. Total budget: 60,000 Euro.
  • 2007-2011: PI. PhD Fellowship for Panagiotis Alexiou from BSRC Alexander Fleming. Total budget: 60,000 Euro.
  • 2003-2008: PI. National Science Foundation (NSF) Career Award. Gene Prediction the final step (600,000 USD) – the last year of funding was not used due to relocation to Greece.
  • 2003-2004: Co- PI. Penn Genomics Institute. Prediction of miRNA binding sites. Total budget for Diana Lab: 20,000 USD.
  • 2000-2005: The European Wolbachia Project: Towards novel biotechnological approaches for control of arthropod pests and modification of beneficial arthropod species by evdosymbiotic bacteria.,(with the IMBB-FORTH, the Upsala University, the Copenhagen University, the University of Wales, the University of Cambridge, the Wageningen University and the University de Poitiers funded by the Commission of the European Communities – Principal investigator ( PI )for the Synaptic Ltd. Contribution. Total budget for Synaptic: 60,000 Euro