Eugeniy Imyanitov

Corresponding member of Russian Academy of Sciences
Head of scientific department
Doctor of medical sciences
Genetic doctor

Main specialization



  • The first Leningrad Medical Institute named after I. Pavlov, SRI of oncology named after N. Petrov

Sphere of practical interests

introduction of molecular diagnostics of oncological diseases in the Russian Federation. Studying the features of hereditary oncological syndromes and the introduction of accessible methods for identifying the relevant patients. The development of molecular methods, allowing to increase the clinical and economic effectiveness of the use of antitumor drugs

Professional achievements and experience:

  • In 2004 awarded the title of professor.
  • Since 2005 the Head of the laboratory of molecular oncology.
  • Since 2007 Head of the department of tumular growth biology FSBI «SMRC Oncology named after N. Petrov».
  • In 2012 discovered a new gene for hereditary breast cancer – BLM.
  • In 2016. was awarded with a badge «Excellent worker of public health services of RF»
  • Head of the Department of Medical Genetics at the Pediatric Medical University (St.-Petersburg) and is a professor at the Department of Oncology of the Northwestern University named after I.Mechnikov (St.-Petersburg). 
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