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Associate Professor,  Division of Pharmacognosy and Natural Product Chemistry



  • 1975 Degree of Pharmacy-University of Athens
  • 1986 Ph. D. in Pharmacy, University of Athens
  • 1989-1990 Post doctorate researcher in University of Minnesota, USA
  • 1995-1996 Post doctorate researcher in University of Austin, Texas, USA

Research topics

  • Chemical analysis and evaluation of the biological properties of essential oils and extracts of terrestrial organisms.

  • Investigation on the influence of the environmental parameters on the biosynthesis of volatile metabolites.

  • Isolation and structure elucidation of secondary metabolites from plants of the Greek flora

Scientific activities

Member of the organizing committees in 5 national and 3 international scientific congresses

List of recent publications

  • Cytotoxic activities of Salvia plants of the Labiatae family R. B. Badisa, O. Tzakou, M. Couladis, E. Pilarinou, Pharmaceutical Biology 4: 640-645, 2004

  • A method for detecting the biosystematic significance of the essential oil composition: The case of five Hellenic Hypericum L. species P. Petrakis, M. Couladis, V. Roussis Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 33: 873-898, 2005

  • Essential oil and its systematic significance in species of Micromeria Bentham  from Serbia & Montenegro V. Slavkovska, M. Couladis, S. Bojovic, O. Tzakou, M. Pavlovic, B. Lakusic, Plant Systematics and Evolution 255: 1-15, 2005

  • Phenolic constituents of Anthemis triumfetti (L.) DC. M. Pavlovic, N. Kovacevic, M. Couladis, O. Tzakou Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 34: 449-452, 2006

  • The essential oil of Hypericum perforatum L. Hypericum tetrapterum Fries and Hypericum olympicum L. growing wild in Greece M. Pavlovic, O. Tzakou, V. Petrakis, M. Couladis,    Flavour and Fragrance Journal, 21: 84-87, 2006


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