Abid SADYKOV, USSR Organic chemist. Professor 1947; Rector, Central Asian University; full member, Uzbek Academy of Sciences, since 1947; Head, Laboratory of Cotton Chemistry, Uzbek Academy of Sciences, since 1956; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Uzbekistan Soviet Socialist Republic since 1960. Member, Communist Party, since 1946.
SADYKOV, Abid was born in 1913.
1937 graduated Central Asian University.
1937-1939 instructor, Tashkent Textile Institute. 1939-1947 instructor, Central Asian University. 1946-1950 simultaneously Director, Institute of Chemistry, Uzbek Academy of Sciences.
Works on alkaloid chemistry and content of alkaloids, organic acids and carbohydrates in local wild and cultivated plants. Since 1959 Deputy Chairman, Uzbek Committee the Defense of Peace.
Religion obstructs scientific research and technological progress.
Member, Communist Party, since 1946.
Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.