Editor-in-Chief Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Moscow State University, Andrey V. Vasiliev
ISSN: 1062-3604 (Print)
Impact factor: 0.718 (2020)
Five year impact factor: 0.727 (2020)

Russian Journal
of Developmental Biology


Sergey G. Vassetzky

Academic degree

Dr. Sci. (Biol.)

Academic title

chief scientist

Place of work

Koltzov Institute of Developmental Biology, Moscow, Russia

Area of scientific interest

Oogenesis, cytoskeleton

Main scientific achievements

Sergey Vassetzky made important contributions to the study of oogenesis in †lower vertebrates, obtained new data on the participation of cytoskeletal structures in the molecular mechanisms of amphibian oocyte transformation during maturation. Dr. Vassetzky studied the localization of actin-containing proteins in maturing Xenopus oocytes and showed the role of protein kinase cascades in the regulation of oocyte maturation. †