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Investigator Profile

Photini-Effie Tsilibary, MD, PhD

Positions
Position, Research, Minneapolis VA
Additional Position, University of Minnesota
Education
PhD University of California San Francisco; MD National University of Athens
Contact Information
photini-effie.tsilibary@va.gov
Research Interests
Functions of matrix metalloproteinases with focus on neurodegenerative diseases, molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease and cell damage in neurodegenerative diseases, mechanisms of neuronal cell damage in Gulf War Illness, vaccines, SARS CoV-2, and binding to Human Leukocye Antigen.
Publications
Full bibliography on PubMed
VA Research Topics
Afghanistan & Iraq Veterans
MeSH Key Words
Alzheimer Disease; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Genotype; Cognitive Dysfunction; Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy; Stem Cells; Apoptosis; Vaccines
Professional Networking
ORCID | ResearchGate
Links
University of Minnesota profile | Brain Sciences Center profile