Alexey Pshezhetsky

Alexey Pshezhetsky

Alexey Pshezhetsky

Biographical Info Graduated and obtained Ph.D. degree in chemistry from Moscow State University. In 1989-1992 as a researcher in Moscow State University and Moscow Institute of Medical and Biological Chemistry was studying genetic diseases of children caused by the inherited deficiencies of lysosomal enzymes. In 1993 joined Departments of Pediatrics and Biochemistry, University of Montreal where was subsequently promoted to professor. Since 1998 a scientific director of Medical genetics diagnostic laboratory and a director of a Laboratory of lysosomal biology at Ste-Justine Hospital Research Center and an adjunct professor at the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, McGill University. Received many career awards including a National Investigator Award, an Award of Excellence in Pediatric Research from the Foundation for the Research in Children's Disorders and Champion of Genetics award from Genes for Cure Foundation. Current research interests include molecular basis of lysosomal and other inherited metabolic disorders, glycobiology, proteomics and functional genomics of the cell.

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Start Date 31st December 2021

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