Dr Lederer received his PhD from the University of East Anglia for work in plant virology at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK. He is now a group leader at the Molecular Genetics Thalassemia Department (MGTD; head: Marina Kleanthous) of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING), where he heads the MGTD Gene Editing and Therapy unit. Dr Lederer is Assistant Professor and course coordinator at the Cyprus School for Molecular Medicine, executive board member of the Global Globin 2020 Challenge, curator of the ITHANET Portal, vice president of the Cyprus Society of Human Genetics and a member of the European Society of Human Genetics and the Hellenic Society of Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine.
Dr Lederer is author of 34 peer-reviewed articles with over 1900 literature citations and an h index of 15. For an updated list of publications, see here