Papadakis Emmanuel

Papadakis Emmanuel Internist

Attending Physician, 2nd Internal Medicine Department HYGEIA Hospital

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Medical Degree, July 1991, University of Patras, Greece

Doctoral thesis

  • Ph.D. Thesis. April, 2003, University of Crete , Greece Title: Microsatellite DNA instability in cytological specimens of lung Cancer Patients.

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Member of the editorial board of “Iatrika Analekta”.

Work Experience

  • May 2008-present: «Ygeia Hospital» Consultant in Internal Medicine, Associate Physician 2nd Internal Medicine Clinic

  • August 2003-May 2008: Consultant in Internal Medicine, Associate Physician, Dialysis Unit «Ygeia Hospital»

  • June 2001-June 2003: Consultant in Internal Medicine, Internist Physician in Critical Care Medicine, Athens University.


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • Diabetes melitus

  • Arterial Hypertension

  • Infectious Diseases

  • Liver Diseases

Research Interest:

  • Molecular mechanisms of Cancer

  • Molecular mechanisms of inflammation

  • Human Microbiome


Recent Publications

  • Perit Dial Int. 1999 Mar-Apr;19(2):154-9. Adipose tissue fatty acid composition, serum li-pids, and serum alpha-tocopherol in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients living on the island of Crete. Nikolakakis N, Kounali D, Tornaritis M, Anastassou A, Papadakis E, Kassotakis G, Kafatos A. General State Hospital of Rethimnon, Crete, Greece.

  • Papadakis ED, Soulitzis N, Spandidos DA. Association of p53 codon 72 polymorphism with advanced lung cancer: the Arg allele is preferentially retained in tumours arising in Arg/Pro germline heterozygotes. Br J Cancer. 2002 Oct 21;87(9):1013-8.

  • Arvanitis DA, Papadakis E, Zafiropoulos A, Spandidos DA. Fractional allele loss is a valu-able marker for human lung cancer detection in sputum. Lung Cancer. 2003 Apr;40(1):55-66.

  • Soubassi LP, Chiras TC, Papadakis ED, Poulos GD, Chaniotis DI, Tsapakidis IP, Soubassi SP, Zerefos SN, Zerefos NS, Valis DA. Incidence and risk factors of coronary heart disease in elderly patients on chronic hemodialysis. Int Urol Nephrol. 2006;38(3-4):795-800.

  • Soubassi LP, Papadakis ED, Theodoropoulos IK, Poulos GD, Chaniotis D, Tsapakidis IP, Zerefos SN, Douli M, Chiras TCh, Kouvelis A, Daglas GK, Soubassi SP, Valis DN, Zerefos NS. Incidence and risk factors of coronary artery disease in patients on chronic hemodialy-sis. Int J Artif Organs. 2007 Mar;30(3):253-7.

  • Anticancer Res. 2008 Mar-Apr;28(2A):1039-43. P53Arg72 homozygosity and its increased incidence in left-sided sporadic colorectal adenocarcinomas, in a Greek-Caucasian popula-tion. Dakouras A, Nikiteas N, Papadakis E, Perakis M, Valis D, Rallis G, Tzanakis N, Peros G, Tsigkris C, Kittas C, Karakitsos P. Department of Histology and Embryology, School of Medicine, University of Athens,Greece.

  • Chiras T, Papadakis ED, Katopodi A, Chatzianesti E, Fourtounas K,Papakonstantinou S, Theodoropoulos I, Dakouras A, Zerefos N, Valis D, Tzanatos-Exarchou H. Platelet GP IIIA polymorphism HPA-1 (PLA1/2) is associated with hypertension as the primary cause for end-stage renal disease in hemodialysis patients from Greece. In Vivo. 2009 Jan-Feb;23(1):177-81.