Date of Birth: 04/02/1933
Place of birth: Leningrad
George P. Georgiev was born in 1933 in Leningrad.
1956 - graduated from the Medical Faculty of the 1st Moscow Medical Institute. Sechenov.
1959 - defended his thesis "Some data on the chemical composition of the nuclear structures"
1962 - defended his doctoral thesis "ribonucleoprotein cell nucleus."
1968 - awarded the title of professor.
1970 - Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences in the Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Chemistry of Physiologically Active Compounds, USSR Academy of Sciences (specialty "Molecular Biology")
1987 - full member of the USSR Academy of Sciences (academician) in the Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Chemistry of Physiologically Active Compounds, USSR Academy of Sciences ( "Molecular Biology" specialty).
Academician Georgiev is one of the founders of molecular biology and molecular genetics of higher organisms. Georgiev described heterogeneous nuclear RNA, and showed that it is a high molecular precursor to mRNA cytoplasm. First demonstrated by electron microscopy (nuclear matrix) nuclear skeleton exist, which is attached to the DNA. Opened mobile genetic elements in animals. He conducted research in molecular oncology.
I worked in IMZH them. Severtsov USSR Academy of Sciences
1963 - Head of the Laboratory of the biosynthesis of nucleic acids of the Institute of Molecular Biology of the USSR.
1990 - organized and headed the Institute of Gene Biology, USSR Academy of Sciences, was elected director of the Institute.
2006 - Scientific Director of the Institute of Gene Biology, Russian Academy of Sciences and an adviser to RAS.
2007 - Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences Onita, the chairman of the doctoral dissertation council, the editor in chief of the journal "Genetics", a member of the editorial board of the journal "Reports of the Academy of Sciences"
Member of the Board of the RF Government Prize in Science and Technology,
Member of the Board of the RF President grant for support of leading scientific schools.
Organizer and coordinator of the Program of the Presidium of RAS "Molecular and cellular biology."
Member of the European Academy of Sciences, the German Academy of Natural Scientists "Leopoldina", Norwegian and Spanish Academies, an associate member of EMBO.
Academician Georgiev has authored or co-authored over 450 scientific papers, 2 discoveries, 1 monograph and more than 10 patents. He has trained 35 doctors and over 110 candidates of sciences.
winner of the Lenin Prize (1976)
USSR State Prize Laureate (1983)
winner of the State Prize of Russia (1996)
Order "Badge of Honor" (1975)
The order of Lenin
"Order of Merit for the Fatherland