Degree, Moscow Technology Institute of Food Industry, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Bach Institute Biochemistry, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Academy of Sciences, 1989.
Mechanical engineer Knyaghpogost Plant of Food Industry, Emva, Russia, 1982—1984. Craftsman, engineer of microbiology production, section chief Privolghsky Bio-chemical Plant, Pirvolghsk, Russia, 1984—1986. Science collaborator Cooperative Science Company Diagnosticum, Moscow, 1989—1990.
Junior scientist, research officer, head biotechnology laboratory, member science council Institute Physiology of Komi Science Center, Ural Division Russian Academy of Sciences, Syktyvkar, Russia, 1990—1996. Vice president biotechnology joint venture, since 1996. Senior staff scientist biotechnology laboratory Institute Biology of Komi Science Center, Ural Division Russian Academy of Sciences, since 2001.
Senior lieutenant Soviet Army, 1974-1976.
Married Olga Alexandrovna Kovach (divorced). Married Lyudmila Vitalyevna Iutkina, October 15, 2002.