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Sergey Vasilevich DURMISHIDZE

biochemist

Sergey DURMISHIDZE, USSR Biochemist. Doctor of Biological Science since 1955; full member and Academy Secretary, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1955; Chairman, Commission on Agriculture, Georgia Supreme Soviet, since 1957. Member, Communist Party, since 1939.

Background

DURMISHIDZE, Sergey was born in 1910.

Education

1931 graduated Georgia Agriculture Institute. 1935-1937 postgrad, student at above.

Career

1932-1935 at All-Union Institute of Viticulture and Viniculture. Until 1943 at Georgia Agriculture Institute. 1943-1953 Director, Institute of Viticulture and Viniculture, Georgia Academy of Sciences.

1953-1955 Georgia Minister of Agriculture. Deputy; Georgia Supreme Soviet of 1955 and 1959 convocation: research on: formation of alcohol fermetation byproducts. Oxidization conversions of phenol compounds in viniculture.

Chemistry and biochemistry of racemic tannins and dyestuffs.

Religion

Religion gets people to believe something untrue.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1939.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1939.