27 - 30 May 2014
MSU, Москва, Россия

Physiology and biotechnology of oxygenic photoautotrophs

Physiology and biotechnology of oxygenic photoautotrophic microorganisms: looking into the future

The International Conference on the most recent progress and topical directions of basic and applied research in microalgal biology and biotechnology is intended to provide direct interaction for attending delegates, with scientific and technical leaders. Emphasis will be placed on the latest experimental techniques and training in this field. The conference is dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Mikhail V. Gusev, the former dean of Biological Faculty, LMSU (1973–2003). The Memorial section and the Young Scientist Workshop on microalgal biotechnology dedicated to Professor Mark N. Merzlyak will be held at the conference



The registration and abstract submission deadline of the conference extended to April 15, 2014.


Participants will be offered to prepare full papers based on their presentations. The papers could be submitted to special issues of «Biotechnology in Russia» (scheduled for 2014) and «Russian Journal of Plant Physiology» (subject to full peer review).


Lomonosov Moscow State University
Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)


Bioengineering Department
Biologial faculty
Lomonosov Moscow State Univeristy
1/21, Leninskie Gori, Moscow 119234, Russia

Information and help via e-mail (Russian, English): algae-conf@mail.ru
Tel. +7(495)939-20-83 (Russian)
Information, registration, abstract submission: http://lomonosov-msu.ru/rus/event/2139/

About partners

National Intellectual Reserve Centre (NIRC)
Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR)
‘Licfe Sciences’ Coordination Council of MSU
MSU Oil and Gas Centre
Russian Technology Platform «BioTech2030»
Russian Technology Platform «Bioenergetics»
«Rosenergoatom Concern» OJSC (Russia)
Tokyo Boeki (Japan)

Cost of participation

2000 руб.