Dimitra Kiritsi

Principal Investigator

Department of Dermatology
Medical Center – University of Freiburg

Hauptstrasse 7
79104 Freiburg i. Brsg.

Current position

Consultant dermatologist & Group leader, Department of Dermatology, Medical Center – University of Freiburg

Academic training

2001 – 2007 Study of Medicine in Athens, Greece

Scientific qualifications

2016 Habilitation in Dermatology, University of Freiburg
2008 – 2011 M.D., PhD in Experimental Dermatology, University of Freiburg

Postgraduate Positions

since 2015 Consultant and head of the Immunofluorescence laboratory and the "Clinical Trial Center-Fragile Skin", Department of Dermatology, Medical Center - University of Freiburg
since 2014 Fellow of the European Boarrd of Dermatology and Venerology
since 2013 Group Leader, Department of Dermatology,
Medical Center - University of Freiburg
2011 – 2012 Postdoctorate, Department of Dermatology,
Medical Center - University of Freiburg
2008 – 2014 Dermatology Resident, Department of Dermatology,
Medical Center - University of Freiburg

link to all publications from D. Kiritsi: Pubmed

Publications based on CRC1160 funding

Bornert O, Hogervorst M, Nauroy P, Bischof J, Swildens J, Athanasiou I, Tufa SF, Keene DR, Kiritsi D, Hainzl S, Murauer EM, Marinkovich MP, Platenburg G, Hausser I, Wally V, Ritsema T, Koller U, Haisma EM, Nyström A. 2020. QR-313, an Antisense Oligonucleotide, Shows Therapeutic Efficacy for Treatment of Dominant and Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa: A Preclinical Study.  J Invest Dermatol. S0022-202X(20)32061-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2020.08.018. Online ahead of print.

Nyström A, Kiritsi D. 2020. Transmembrane collagens – unexplored mediators of epidermal-dermal communication and tissue homeostasis. Exp Dermatol. doi: 10.1111/exd.14180. Online ahead of print.