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educator , research scientist

Zivile Regina Luksiene, Lithuanian research scientist, educator. Achievements include development of cancer therapies; research in mechanizm of action of radiosensitization; research in the development of non-thermal food safety technologies; research in ecologically friendy pesticides; research in prolonging shelf-life of postharvest fruits and vegetables. Member of Lithuanian Biochemistry Association.

Background

Luksiene, Zivile Regina was born on August 21, 1954 in Vilnius, Lithuania. Daughter of Bronius Butinavicius and Stanislava Butinaviciene-Raciute.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biophysics, Vilnius University, Lithuania, 1976. Master, Vilnius University, Lithuania, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Vilnius University, Lithuania, 2002.

Doctor of Science, Moscow Lomonosov University, 1985.

Career

Junior research fellow Vilnius University, 1978—1982. Senior research fellow Oncology Centrum, 1991—2002. Senior research scientist Vilnius University, since 2002, professor, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of cancer therapies. Research in mechanizm of action of radiosensitization. Research in the development of non-thermal food safety technologies.

    Research in ecologically friendy pesticides. Research in prolonging shelf-life of postharvest fruits and vegetables.

Membership

Member of Lithuanian Biochemistry Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Children: Arune Marija Luksaite-Wallin, Raminta Elena Luksaite.

father:
Bronius Butinavicius

mother:
Stanislava Butinaviciene-Raciute

child:
Arune Marija Luksaite-Wallin Luksiene

child:
Raminta Elena Luksaite Luksiene