In Pushchino State University opened a new laboratory. The topic of her research — "directed modification of the genome of stem cells as a platform for finding new pharmacological agents."
Experiments with normal laboratory mouse genes will create a model of resistance to common diseases such as hypertension. In the near future — creating a model of resistance to ischemic heart disease, as well as studies of the blood vessels, which should answer some questions about the causes of aging.
On the work of the new lab says its director, the renowned European scholar at the Center for Cardiovascular Research, University of Edinburgh, a graduate of Moscow State University Biology Department Yuri Kotelevtsev: