11th World Congress on Virology and Infectious Diseases
D.I. Ivanovsky Institute of Virology ,Russia
Dr Nosik Nikolai N. Graduated from Moscow Medical University in 1956, physician. In 1959 completed the Post Doc course at the D.I. Ivanovsky Institute of Virology Acad. Med. Sci. USSR and received PhD degree in virology. 1988 – Doctor of Science (virology), 1990- Professor. Since 1959 have been working at the D.I. Ivanovsky Institute of Virology Russian Acad of Med. Sciences. the head of the laboratory. From1968 till 1973 was working for the WHO and as an WHO Expert in virology in SEARO (India) on national and international projects on virology and epidemiology. Main activity was connected with poliomyelitis in India and afterwords was conducted to enteroviruses in South-East Asia Region (India, Nepal, Burma, Thailand).In 1975 as a visiting scientist was doing the research study on oncornaviruses at the National Institute of oncology in Fort Detrick, Maryland, USA. In 1976 and 1978 as visiting scientist was involved in the study on interferons (ISERM program) in Paris, France. Since that time main scientific interests have been connected with interferons , immunomodulators and antiviral preparations, antiviral immunity, cytokines and ctr.At present my research focuses on the prevention of viral diseases ( inactivation of pathogenic viruses with chemical and physical means (UV, ozone)) as well as studies on antivirals (natural and synthetic origin - betulin derivates, Fullerene derivates and others).