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Anatoliy Ivanovich METELKIN


Anatoliy METELKIN, USSR Microbiologist. Medicine historian; Professor; Doctor of Biological Science; Head, Chair of Microbiology, All-Union Agriculture Corresp. Institute, Balashikha, since 1955.


METELKIN, Anatoliy was born in 1894.


1919 graduated Medical Faculty Kharkov University.


Member, Editorial Board “Laboratornoe delo” (Laboratory Affairs). Works deal with microbiology, parasitology, epidemiology, epizoology, laboratory work and hist, of medicine. 1919-1921 Head, Bacteriological Department, Novocherkassk Central Military Laboratory.

1921-1922 senior Assistant, Central Tropical Institute, Moscow. 1922-1923 Director, Chemico-Bacteriological Institute, Makhachkala. 1923-1925 Deputy Director, Bukhara Tropical Institute.

1926-1943 Head, Microbiological Laboratory, and senior associate, All-Union Tropical Institute, Moscow. 1932-1936 consultant for infectious diseases, Central Laboratory for Fur Farming, Popular Commissariat for Foreign Trade. 1936-1955 Head, Chair of Microbiology, Moscow Institute of Fur-Breeding, USSR Popular Commissariat of Foreign Trade, Balashikha.


Religion is bad because it gets people to believe something untrue.


Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.