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Center for Neurobiology and Neurogenetics of the Brain

About the laboratory

This laboratory was established as part of a scientific research project supported with a monetary grant awarded by the Government of the Russian Federation under a grant competition designed to provide governmental support to scientific research projects implemented under the supervision of the world's leading scientists at Russian institutions of higher learning (Resolution of the RF Government No.220 of April 9, 2010).

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Name of the institution of higher learning:
Federal State Institution of science "The Institute of Cytology and Genetics", Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ICG SB RAS)

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Leading scientist


Leading scientist's full name: Rogaev Evgeniy Ivanovich

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Academic degree and title:
Doctor of biological sciences, Professor

Job title:

Head of the Department of human genomics and genetics and the Laboratory of Evolutionary Genomics at the Institute of General Genetics of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts School of Medicine.

Field of scientific interests:

- Molecular genetics and neurobiology

Scientific recognition:

State Prize of the Russian Federation, 1996
Bayev Prize, 1997
Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Research Scholar Award, 1995
Discovery Award of LLL Temple Foundation, Alzheimer’s Association, 2003
Distinguished Investigator NARSAD Award, National Alliance of Research in Schizophrenia and Affective Disorders, 2008
Member of Academia Europaea, since 2010

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