I am a classical developmental biologist who started to engage into regenerative medicine.
01.06.2002-7.04.2006: PhD in Molecular Biology, PhD program in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nizhniy Novgorod State University, Nizhniy Novgorod, 603 000, Russia.
1996-2002: Master of Science in Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry, Nizhniy Novgorod State University, Nizhniy Novgorod, 603 000, Russia, Major GPA: 5.0/5.0; Overall GPA: 5.0/5.0,
Graduated with Honors (cum laude).
Currently my work is concentrated on different aspects of stem cell biology. I am generally interested in understanding numerous principles of animal design. To be more detailed, I attempt to understand cellular aspects of development and evolution, elaboration of novelties in cellular lineages, issue of biological individuality and competition of cells inside of the multicellular organisms.
Academic honours, awards and prizes
Raman Award 2012
The Bertil Hållsten Research Foundation Award 2013