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Mikhail Moldovan

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

September 7, 2022, 16:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R3-2007

Candidate: Mikhail Moldovan
PhD Program: Life Sciences
Thesis Title: Heritable modifications of transmitted biological information as possible sources of adaptation

Professor Mikhail Gelfand, Skoltech

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Associate Professor Petr Sergiev, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Assistant Professor Dmitry Ivankov, Skoltech: report
Assistant Professor Ekaterina Khrameeva, Skoltech: report
Professor Olga Kalinina, The Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland, Germany: report
Dr. Eugene Koonin, NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information), USA: report
Assistant Professor Yurii Aulchenko, Novosibirsk State University, Russia: report

Thesis Changes Log

PhD Defense Outcome:

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

PhD Defense Video: