Konstantina Tsoumani
Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Postdoctoral Student
University of Thessaly
Larissa, Thessaly Greece

Areas of Expertise:
Molecular biology and genomics

Research Organisms:
Tephritidae, Bactrocera oleae


Research Focus:

Genomic and transcriptomic analyses using NGS data, identification and functional analyses of genes involved 1) in reproductive behaviour including the olfactory and gustatory systems of the olive fruit fly, as well as 2) in embryogenesis, that can be used in the development of new genetic control strategies of the olive fly.