Laertis Ikonomou, PhD

Faculty and Fellows

Assistant Professor of Medicine

BU Profile for Dr. Ikonomou

Undergraduate Education: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, BA Chemical Engineering, 1995

Graduate Education: Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium, PhD, 2002, Biochemical Engineering

Thesis: Development of high density systems for the production of recombinant proteins by insect cells (Laboratory of Dr. Spiros N. Agathos)

Post-Doctoral Fellowships/Other Training: NIH, National Institutes of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (Laboratory of Dr Marvin C. Gershengorn)

Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Center (Laboratory of Dr Darrell N. Kotton)


  • Embryonic and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology
  • Stem Cell Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • Lung Developmental Biology

Selected Publications:

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