Researcher: Associate Professor Nikolay Mehterov, PhD

гл. ас. Николай Мехтеров дб


Department of Medical Biology, MU Plovdiv

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He obteined a bachelor's degree in biology, a master's degree in molecular biology and biotechnology and a protected ONS "Doctor of Molecular Biology" at Plovdiv University "Paisiy Hilendarski". He has a major in medical biology.

Currently chief assistant, Department of "Medical Biology" at Medical University - Plovdiv. Participates in the training of students in Bulgarian and English. Scientific consultant to PhD students. Co-author of essential study aids for medical, dental and pharmacy students.

His research interests are in the area of identifying novel miRNAs and their potential target mRNAs in head and neck tumors; functional studies of miRNAs in cell lines derived from head and neck tumors Specialized in Switzerland, Holland, Germany, Romania and Italy.

Author and co-author of more than 30 articles in journals refereed in Scopus and Web of Science.