Michail Tsoukalas has a strong expertise in chemistry, in particular Natural products chemistry, Analytical chemistry, Organic compound screening, Pharmaceutical formulations. He joined ICOSA in 2017 as patent associate within the Biotech-Chemistry team, and drafts and prosecutes patent applications.
Michail Tsoukalas also graduated from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) in 2016.
Pharmacist, awarded a PhD in natural products chemistry from the University of Strasbourg, he elucidated the structure of novel steroid glycosides and investigated their effect in the secretion of the hypoglycemic peptide GLP-1, directed by Dr. Annelise Lobstein.
Michail Tsoukalas published in international peer-reviews and presented his work at international conferences such as GA (Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research) and AFERP (Francophone Association for the Teaching and Research in Pharmacognosy).