Yuriy Alekseyev, Ph.D.


  • Title Director
  • Office E635
  • Phone (617) 414-1369
  • Education Ph.D, Biochemistry
    MS, Biotechnology


Yuriy earned a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Department of Chemistry at Wayne State University in the laboratory of Dr. Romano, where he studied mechanisms of DNA replication, mutagenesis and repair of carcinogenic lesions. Prior to that he received a M.S. in biotechnology from Moscow Academy of Fine Chemical Technology and worked in Moscow State Scientific Center GNIIGenetica where he studied plant toxins and took part in development of immunotoxins for potential use in cancer therapy and organ transplantation.

He also serves in the following capacities:


Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Wayne State University
M.S. in Biotechnology, Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technologies
B.S. in, Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technologies

Research Interests

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