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biomedical researcher

Laima Tihomirova, biomedical researcher. Achievements include first to characterization of genetic predisposition to hereditary breast, ovarian cancer in the population of Latvia; research in construction of recombinant molecules in vitro. Recipient Comsomol Organization Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics award, 1978; grantee ICREIT fellowship, 1994-1996.

Background

Tihomirova, Laima Daughter of Paulis Tihomirovs and Auguste Tihomirova.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Latvian University, Riga, 1964. Master of Science, M Lomonosov's Moscow State University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Molecular Biology, Moscow, 1971.

Doctor in Biology, Institute Microbiology, 1991.

Career

Researcher Institute Biochemistry and Physiology Microorganisms Acad.Sci Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Pushchino, Russia, 1969—1990. Senior researcher A. Kirchenstein Microbiology Institute, Riga, Latvia, 1990—1995. Leading researcher biomedical Research and Study Center, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to characterization of genetic predisposition to hereditary breast, ovarian cancer in the population of Latvia. Research in construction of recombinant molecules in vitro.

Connections

Married Yuri Mantzighin, January 7, 1966. 1 child Ignats Mantzighin.

father:
Paulis Tihomirovs

mother:
Auguste Tihomirova

spouse:
Yuri Mantzighin

child:
Ignats Mantzighin Tihomirova