1925 graduated Medical Faculty, Voronezh Medicine Institute.
Deputy Editor, journal “Arkhiv patologii” (Archives of Pathology). Member, Editorial Board, “Meditsinsky referativny zhurnal” (Medical Abstracts Journal). Со-Editor, “Pathology” and “Morphology” section, “Bolshaya meditsinskaya entsiklopediya” (Large Medical Encyclopedia), 2nd edition.
Since 1957 member, Editor Committee Publ. Russia, Soviet and Foreign Medicine Classics, USSR Academy of Medical Science. Editor, multi-volume manual on pathological anatomy.
Member, Committee Lenin Prizes. For many years Chief Editor, State Medicine Publ. House; does research on: pulmonary pathology proceeding from the principles of segmental pulmonary pathology.
Pathomorphology of children's diseases. Pathology of cardiovascular system, rheumatism, collagenous ailments. Thrombosis, embolism and infarcts.
Presented papers on current Soviet research on pathological anatomy: 1956 in Rumania, 1959 in Hungary, Czechoslovakia and France. 1957 attended 9th International Congress of Rheumatologists, Toronto. 1958 attended Congresses of Hungarian Pathoanatomists, Khevtse and Budapest, and sessions of Committee of Experts on Atherosclerosis, World Health Organization, Washington, and Committee of Experts on Cancer, Geneva.
Works deal with pathological anatomy. 1925-1928 Assistant, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, Voronezh University. 1928-1938 Assistant, then lecturer, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, 1st Moscow University.
Simultaneously senior associate, Moscow Central Tuberculosis Institute. 1938-1944 Head, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, Kharkov Medicine Institute. 1944-1953 Head, Laboratory of Lung Pathology, Institute of Normal and Pathological Morphology, USSR Academy of Medical Science.
1948-1952 Professor, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, Sechenov 1st Moscow Medicine Institute.
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