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Program in faces

Program Focus

The program aims to introduce students to the in-depth study of modern methods in biophysics, including cryo-electron microscopy, X-ray diffraction on protein crystals, bioinformatics, and computer modeling which are aiming to focus on the problems of aging, age-related diseases and living matter.

Aspects Studied

Basics of biophysics
Methods for protein structure solution (Cryo-EM, XRD)
Bioinformatics and Computer modelling
Most promising approaches against neuro-degenerative diseases


Program Highlights

Leading Russian and foreign scientists are giving lectures and seminars in biophysics, aging, and age-related diseases, methods of modern biophysics and their applications, physiology and neurobiology, bioinformatics and theoretical biophysics, and genomics. A part of the classes is held online. In addition to workshops, students are involved in current scientific activities of the MIPT laboratories with the possibility of internships, as well as other joint educational and research programs, including double degree programs with leading foreign Research Centers.

Professors of the world's leading universities give lectures online during the entire course:

Program Outcomes

Graduates of this program should gain:

Career Opportunities

Researcher in biophysics/biochemistry/bioinformatics/genetics. Further skills development can lead to a Research Scientist position in the Research Center for Molecular Mechanisms of Aging and Age-related Diseases, MIPT.

Specific Entry Requirements

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