Khavinson Vladimir Khatskelevich

Director, Saint-Petersburg Institute of Bioregulation and Gerontology, Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vice–President, Gerontological Society of Russian Academy of Sciences; President of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (2011-2015), Chief of the Department of the I.P. Pavlov Institute of Physiology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the laboratory at the North-Western Institute of the Management branch of RANEPA, HonoredScientist of the Russian Federation, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences
Main studies concern design and studies of new peptide geroprotectors and their role in regulation of ageing, which appeared to inhibit ageing and increase average life span, basing on general molecular mechanism of peptides-DNA interaction. . His Hirsch RSCI index - 45; Web of Science - 23; Scopus - 22, 900 publications, 32 monographs with 3 published in GB, Sweden, Switzerland, 215 patents