Master of Science, Moscow State University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow State University, 1973. Doctor of Science in Biology, Moscow State University, 1983.
Senior researcher Moscow State University, 1973—1986, professor, since 1993. Head, department biomembranes Institute Applied Molecular Biology, 1986—1995. Head, department molecular genetics intracellular transport Institute Gene Biology, since 2000.
Member of American Society Nanomedicine, American Chemical Society, International Photodynamic Association, American Association Cancer Research, New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Khalima K. Djalilova. Children: Sergey A., Tatyana A. Soboleva.