Maria Theodoraki

Associate Professor, Biology

Boyer 222 (215) 572-4059

About Me

Areas Of Focus

molecular chaperones, cancer, cellular quality control

Home Country

Education History

University of Patras

BS, Major in Biology

University of Patras

PhD, Major in Molecular Biology


Chiral resolution of a caged xanthone and evaluation across a broad spectrum of breast cancer subtypes.

Research Paper, Bioorganic Chemistry

Co-Authored with Chantarasriwong O, Dorwart TJ, Morales TH, Maggio SF, Settle AL, Milcarek AT, Alpaugh ML, Theodoraki MA, Theodorakis EA.

Synthesis, structure-activity relationship and in vitro pharmacodynamics of A-ring modified caged xanthones in a preclinical model of inflammatory breast cancer

Research Paper, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Co-Authored with Chantarasriwong O, Milcarek AT, Morales TH, Settle AL, Rezende CO Jr, Althufairi BD, Theodoraki MA, Alpaugh ML, Theodorakis EA

Spontaneously-forming spheroids as an in vitro cancer cell model for anticancer drug screening.

Research Paper, Oncotarget

Co-Authored with Theodoraki MA, Rezende CO Jr, Chantarasriwong O, Corben AD, Theodorakis EA, Alpaugh ML.

A network of ubiquitin ligases is important for the dynamics of misfolded protein aggregates in yeast

Research Paper, The Journal of Biological Chemistry

Co-Authored with Theodoraki MA, Nillegoda NB, Saini J, Caplan AJ