Name Laboratory Direction Duration of study Scientific advisor Subject of research
Bach Institute of Biochemistry
 1. Lyubov Barshevskaya Laboratory of immunobiochemistry Biochemistry (1.5.4) 20.09.2019 — 19.09.2023 Prof. Boris Dzantiev Structural and functional characterization of antibodies in complexes with nanoparticles
 2. Nadezda Marynich Laboratory of physical biochemistry Biochemistry (1.5.4) 20.09.2019 — 19.09.2023 Prof. Alexander Savitsky Mutagenesis of the unique biphotochromic fluorescent protein SAASoti to modify its photochemical and physicochemical properties
 3. Larisa Varfolomeeva Laboratory of enzyme engineering Biochemistry (1.5.4) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Dr. Konstantin Boiko Study of the TcDH active center structure and the catalysis mechanism by X-ray analysis
 4. Viktoriya Bidiuk Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Molecular biology (1.5.3) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Dr. Alexander Alexandrov Systematic study of cell death mechanisms in response to inactivation of essential genes in yeast
 5. Anastasiya Solov`eva Laboratory of enzyme engineering Biochemistry (1.5.4) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Dr. Tamara Tikhonova Study of activation mechanism of thiocyanate dehydrogenase in vitro and in vivo
 6. Alina Bakunova Laboratory of enzyme engineering Biochemistry (1.5.4) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Prof.. Ekaterina Bezsudnova Structural bases of the substrate specificity of PLP-dependent D-amino acid transaminases
 7. Aleksandra Krivitskaya Group of Molecular Modeling Biochemistry (1.5.4) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Prof. Maria Khrenova Molecular modelling of reaction activity and inhibition mechanisms of metallo-beta-lactamase
 8. Nikolai Shipkov Laboratory of enzyme engineering Molecular biology (1.5.3) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Academ. Vladimir Popov Structure and properties of thiocyanatedehydrohenases from various sources
 9. Mariya Kulakova Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Biochemistry (1.5.4) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2023 Prof. Mikhail Agafonov Study of the calcium-dependent response of Ogataea polymorpha yeast cells to various impetuses
 10. Fatima Lamerdonova Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Biochemistry (1.5.4) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Dr. Alexander Alexandrov Investigation of the biological effects of antifungal agents
 11. Danil Kalinin Laboratory of Molecular Biotechnology Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Director, Prof. Alexey Fedorov, Dr. Igor Granovsky Development of a molecular mechanism for the suppression of African swine fever virus reproduction based on the activation of a modified of colicin E9 with immunity protein
 12. Aleksander Shabaev Laboratory of Molecular Aspects of Biotransformation Biochemistry (1.5.4) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Dr. Tatiana Fedorova Lignolytic complex of basidial white rot fungi from various ecological niches
 13. Artur Gallyamov Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Prof. Vitaly Kushnirov Relationship between the primary structure of amyloidogenic proteins and their prion properties in yeast
 14. Mariya Pakhomova Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Prof. Mikhail Agafonov Physiological manifestations of glycosylation disorders in yeast of the genus Ogataea
Winogradsky Institute of Microbiology
 15. Aleksander Efimov
(academic leave)
Laboratory of microbial viruses Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2017 — 19.09.2021 Prof. Andrey Letarov Pharmacokinetics of phage therapy
 16. Alexey Ershov Laboratory of Petroleum Microbiology Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2019 – 19.09.2023 Prof. Tamara Nazina Functional and phylogenetic diversity of microorganisms in heavy oil reservoirs
 17. Anna Pelevina Laboratory of relict microbial communities Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2019 – 19.09.2023 Prof. Nikolay Pimenov Metabolic features of phosphate-accumulating bacteria and their role in microbial communities of treatment facilities
 18. Pavel Pechenov Laboratory of microbial viruses Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2019 – 19.09.2023 Prof. Andrey Letarov Novel approaches to protection of lactic acid bacteria against bacteriophages
 19. Anastasiya Maltseva Extremophiles Metabolism Laboratory Microbiology (1.5.11) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Dr. Eugenyi Frolov Exploring the diversity of pathways of autotrophic carbon assimilation in thermophilic prokaryotes
 20. Ruslan Suleimanov Laboratory of Wetland Microbiology Microbiology (1.5.11) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Prof. Svetlana Dedysh Novel methanotrophic bacteria as single-cell protein source for aquaculture: targeted search for new strains and metabolic engineering
 21. Alisa Zakharycheva Laboratory of Ecology and Geochemical Activity of Microorganisms Microbiology (1.5.11) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Prof. Tatiana Khizniak Extremely halo(alkalo)philic hydrolytic euryarchaea isolated from the hypersaline lakes
 22. Aleksander Kuznezov Laboratory of Microbial Viruses Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Prof. Andrey Letarov Lambdoid bacteriophages and some aspects of their interactions with host cells
 23. Olesya Galuza Laboratory of Viability of Microorganisms Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Prof. Yury Nikolaev Forms, mechanisms and regulation of bacterial persistence and their biotechnological significance
 24. Viktoria Saltykova Laboratory of Molecular Ecology and Phylogenomics of Bacteria Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Prof. Svetlana Dedysh Construction of microbial methanotrophic consortia for producing single-cell protein from methane
 25. Alexandra Gololobova Extremophiles Metabolism Laboratory Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Eugenyi Frolov New acetogenic prokaryotes: taxonomy, metabolism, evolution
 26. Alexander Kolosov Laboratory of Chemolitotrophic Microorganisms Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Alexander Bulaev Processing of electronic waste by biotechnological methods
 27. Diana Fedoruk Laboratory of Molecular Ecology and Phylogenomics of Bacteria Microbiology (1.5.11) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Igor Oshkin, Prof. V. Bakharev New biotechnology solutions for the production of feed protein based on methanotrophic crops
Institute of Bioengineering
 28. Galina Filonova
(academic leave)
Laboratory of vertebtate genomics and epigenomics Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2019 – 19.09.2023 Dr. Svetlana Zhenilo Study the functional role of methyl-DNA binding activity of Kaiso protein
 29. Gleb Efremov Laboratory of plant system biology/ Group of molecular methods of genome analysis Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2019 – 19.09.2023 Prof. Elena Kochieva Analysis of novel structural and regulatory genes for MAS-selection of new tomato cultivars with improved fruit nutritional value
 30. Ivan Mikhailov Group of Regulatory Transcriptomics and Epigenomics Bioinformatics (1.5.8) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2023 Dr. Yulia Medvedeva Design of complex system for genotoxicity evaluation of chemical compounds using NGS
 31. Anna Nezhdanova Laboratory of plant system biology Biotechnology (1.5.6) 21.09.2020 – 20.09.2024 Dr. Anna Shchennikova Genes of MADS-domain and YABBY transcription factors and their role in the regulation of agriculturally valuable traits: Identification, characterization and functional analysis
 32. Anastasiya Kulakova Laboratory of Plant System Biology Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Prof. Elena Kochieva Structural and functional characteristics of new genes-homologues of α- and β -amylases and their inhibitors that determine the resistance of potatoes to cold stress
 33. Tatiana Timofeeva Laboratory of Biopolymer Engineering Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Prof. Valery Varlamov The effect of the chitosan hydrolyzate on the expression stress related plant genes
 34. Anastasiya Bubnova Group of Plant Bioengineering Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2021 – 19.09.2025 Dr. Ananstasiya Kamionskaya Assessment of potentially new regulatory elements in the rice genome
 35. Yaroslava Lobanova Laboratory of vertebtate genomics and epigenomics Molecular biology (1.5.3) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Prof. Svetlana Zhenilo Functional role of Kaiso and TRIM28 interaction in regulation of gene expression
 36. Nataliya Stepanova Group of Plant Bioengineering Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Galina Smolyakova Photosynthetic genes expression dynamics during the embryogenesis of Pisum sativum L.
 37. Natalya Brusnova Group of Plant Bioengineering Biotechnology (1.5.6) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Svetlana Vinogradova Ampelographic collections` virome study
 38. Andrey Shevtsov Group of Regulatory Transcriptomics and Epigenomics Bioinformatics (1.5.8) 20.09.2022-19.09.2026 Dr. Yulia Medvedeva Determination of signatures and states of various cell types based on single cell sequencing data