Center of Excellence in Biobanking and Biomedical Research, University of Cyprus (UCY)

CEIDSS is a non-profit Research Organization working in health promotion focused on the social determinants of health.  Its mission is to produce innovative intervention research to improve the health status of the population, with an emphasis education on health determinants and risk factors linked with non-communicable diseases.

CEIDSS works in association with local and national authorities. While participating in European projects, CEIDSS has a strong experience in developing national and international comprehensive programs on tackling malnutrition, aligned with health strategies and priorities.

The University of Cyprus (UCY) leads in research, hosting a Center of Excellence in Biobanking since 2011. Upgraded through EU funding in 2019, it oversees biobank.cy, a clinical site for BETTER4U trials. UCY excels with €30.9 million in 2022 research funding, participating in 370 projects, ranking 1st in Cyprus under Horizon Europe and 137th in Horizon 2020. UCY’s achievements include 3 Teaming in Excellence projects, 28 MSCA projects, and 69 Erasmus+ projects, positioning it as a prominent contributor to European research and education.


The team members

Prof. Constantinos Deltas

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Dr Yiota Veloudi

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Dr Apostolos Malatras

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Dr Elena Loizidou

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