A. I. Archakov
A. I. Archakov was born in Kashin, Russia in 1940. He graduated from the Second Moscow Medical Institute, took the postgraduate course, and received the Ph.D. degree in biochemistry in 1976. From 1967 to 1989, he worked as a Research Teacher Assistant, Lecturer, the Head of the Biochemistry Laboratory, and the Head of the Biochemistry Department. Since 1989, he served as the Director of the Research Institute of Biomedical Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. He is mainly interested in microsomal oxidation, development of cytochromes P450 database, computer-assisted analysis of protein structure and function, computer drug design, bioinformatics, proteomics, nanobiotechnology and nanomedicine. From 1982 to 2007, he was awarded the A. N. Bakh Prize of the USSR Academy of Sciences, State Prize of the USSR, State Prize of the Russian Federation, State Prize of Russia, Order for the services to Homeland (IV Degree), Prize of the Government of Russia, Order for the services to Homeland (III Degree). He serves as a Member of the International Scientific Committees, Council Member of the International Human Proteome Organization (HUPO), Member of the European Academy of Sciences, Member of the European Society of Biochemical Pharmacology and Biochemical Society of Great Britain, Member of the IUBMB and New York Academy of Science, Chief Editor of the Journal Biomedical Chemistry, Chief Editor of the Nanoproteomics Section in Proteomics.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010