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Alexander Tyshkovskiy

PhD Thesis Defense

Candidate: Alexander Tyshkovskiy
Date of Thesis Defense: October 23, 2018, 12:00
PhD Program: Life Sciences
Thesis Title: Molecular Signatures and Mechanisms behind Lifespan Extension
Professor Philipp Khaitovich, Skoltech
Professor Vadim Gladyshev, Harvard Medical School
Room 408
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Skolkovo Innovation Center, Nobel St., bld. 3
Moscow 121205

PhD Defense Jury Reports:



Professor Mikhail Gelfand, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Assistant Professor Georgii Bazykin, Skoltech: report
Professor Olga Dontsova, Skoltech: report
Professor Brian Kennedy, Buck Institute for Research on Aging: report
Dr. Dario Riccardo Valenzano, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing: report
Thesis Defense Outcome:

The thesis is accepted “as is.” The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

PhD Defense Video: