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Biotechnology company executive

Viktoras Butkus, Russian biotechnology company executive. Recipient Lithuanian National Science award, 1995.

Background

Butkus, Viktoras was born on January 7, 1954 in Krasnojarsk, Russia. Arrived in Lithuania, 1956. Son of Vytautas Butkus and Nijole Dovydeniene-Babiliute.

Education

Diploma, State University, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1976. Postgraduate, Institute Bioorganic Chemistry, Moscow, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow University, 1983.

Professor, Kaunas University, Lithuania, 1994. Habilitation Doctor Science, Moscow University, 1990.

Career

Research associate Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius, 1982-1983, head of laboratory, 1983-1988, head of department, 1988-1989, director for science, 1989-1993. President MBI Fermentas, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor more than 60 articles to professional journals. 20 patents in field.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Orientiering sport.

Connections

Married Ruta Butkuviene Eimaityte, August 21, 1976 (divorced August 1989). 1 child, Lina Butkute. Married Danguole Butkiene Zlatkute, August 24, 1989.

1 child, Vytautas Butkus.

father:
Vytautas Butkus

mother:
Nijole Dovydeniene-Babiliute

spouse:
Ruta Butkuviene Eimaityte

spouse:
Danguole Butkiene Zlatkute

child:
Lina Butkute Butkus

child:
Vytautas Butkus