Vasiliy POLTEV, USSR Microbiologist. Doctor of Veterinary Science since 1939; Professor; Head, Laboratory of Insect Microbiology, Biological Institute, Siberian Deputy, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958; Chairman, Siberian Department, AllUnion Microbiological Society, since 1959.
POLTEV, Vasiliy was born in 1900.
1924 graduated horticultural and market gardening technicum. 1930 graduated Leningrad Veterinary Institute.
1925-1926 at Serpukhov Cooperative Society of Beekeepers, Tula Experimental Apiculture Station. Since 1926 at Leningrad Oblast Apiculture Station. Organized USSR’s first Laboratory for the Study of Bee Diseases.
1935-1939 Candidate of Veterinary Science. 1938-1958 Head, Chair of Microbiology and Immunology, Leningrad Postgraduate Veterinary Institute. Since 1946 member, Veterinary Section, All-Union Lenin Academy, of Agriculture Science.
Since 1947 Deputy Chairman, Apiculture Section, since 1955 board member, Leningrad Oblast Science and Technology Society of Agriculture and Forestry.
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