M.T. Rahman Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH USA Biography
Biography of M.T. Rahman
Dr. Mohammed Tanjimur Rahman is presently serving as a Research Fellow at Vinod Labhasetwar Lab, Department of Biomedical Engineering in Cleveland Clinic. In 2005, he completed his Bachelor of Medicine and surgery from Dhaka Medical College under the Faculty of Medicine, University of Dhaka. He obtained his Ph.D. in Cancer Biology from Shimane University School of Medicine in March 2014. As a physician scientist his goal is to seek answers to overcome major clinical challenges in the fields of cancer biology and cardiovascular pathology. He has contributed his valuable publications to different scientific journals. He has been recognized with awards and scholarships such as JASSO Honors Scholarship 2011-2013 and Rotary Yoneyama Foundation Scholarship 2014. He is also a member of Japanese Society of Gynecology & Obstetrics, American Association of Cancer Research, American Heart Association and American Society of Matrix Biology.
Nikolaos Labrou Laboratory of Enzyme Technology, Department of Biotechnology Agricultural University of Athens Athens Greece Biography
Biography of Nikolaos Labrou
Dr. Nikolaos Labrou received his BSc degree in Chemistry from the University of
Patras, Greece (1987-1991) and his PhD in Enzyme Biotechnology from the
Agricultural University of Athens (1992-1996). He has conducted postdoctoral
research, as Marie Curie fellow, in Leeds UK (1996-1998) and then at Agricultural
University of Athens (1998-2001). Dr Labrou is currently full Professor with tenure at
the Department of Biotechnology at the Agricultural University of Athens. Dr. Labrou
has authored more than 115 peer-reviewed articles in leading international journals
and 26 book chapters in international publications. His research covers many areas of
biotechnology including enzyme and protein engineering, cell culture technologies,
catalomics analysis, protein downstream processing as well as characterization of
therapeutic enzymes, proteins and other biomolecules.