Nikolay TURBIN, USSR Geneticist. Full member, Belarusian Academy of Sciences, since 1953; Director, Institute of Biology, Belarusian Academy of Sciences, and Head, Chair of Darwinism and Genetics, Belarusian University, since 1953. Member, Communist Party, since 1950.
TURBIN, Nikolay was born in 1912.
1935-1939 at Voronezh Agriculture Institute. 1945-1955 Professor, Leningrad University. Works deal with vegetative (somatic) fission of plantal hybrids and biology of fertilization to discover factors governing viability and hereditary properties of seed offspring.