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Elena Nickolaevna Kozlova

researcher , neuroscientist

Elena Nickolaevna Kozlova, Russian neuroscientist, researcher. Achievements include discovery that transplanted embryonic sensory nerve cells can restore functional connections between peripheral tissues and the adult spinal cord; discovery of metastasis-associated protein, Mts1, in specific glial cells in the brain and spinal cord. Member Society for Neurosci., Physiological Society at Karolinska Institute.

Background

Kozlova, Elena Nickolaevna was born on December 31, 1956 in Yuznie Koryaki, Kamchatka, Russia. Arrived in Sweden, 1993:. Daughter of Nickolai Semenovich and Valentina Sergeevna Kozlov.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow State University, 1989.

Career

Scientist Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1983-1993. Visiting scientist Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden, 1993-1994, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, London, 1994-1995. Senior scientist Uppsala (Sweden) University biomedical Center, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery that transplanted embryonic sensory nerve cells can restore functional connections between peripheral tissues and the adult spinal cord. Discovery of metastasis-associated protein, Mts1, in specific glial cells in the brain and spinal cord.

Membership

Member Society for Neurosci., Physiological Society at Karolinska Institute.

Connections

Married Alexander Leonidovich Medvinsky, August 7, 1981 (divorced October 1996). Children: Andrei Medvinski, Anna Medvinskaia. Married Hakan Aldskogius, March 7, 1997.

father:
Nickolai Semenovich

mother:
Valentina Sergeevna Kozlov

spouses:
Alexander Leonidovich Medvinsky

Hakan Aldskogius

children:
Andrei Medvinski Kozlova

Anna Medvinskaia Kozlova