The State Institution
Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute
National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine

Tissue Culture Laboratory


Tel. 044 483-92-08
E-mail: lyubichld@gmail.com
How to find: Institute of Neurosurgery, Building 1, 5th floor (see Map and Institute scheme).


Head – Larysa Dmytrivna Liubych, Doctor of Biological Sciences on specialty Immunology. ORCID iD iconorcid.org/0000-0001-6382-3643

The laboratory created in 1962. Head of the laboratory were Prof. Tetiana P. Verkhohliadova (1962-1991), Prof. Vira M. Semenova (1992-2018).

Key areas of research
– research on tissue culture histobiological properties of cerebral tumors of various histogenesis and study of their metabolism mechanisms (nucleic, carbohydrate, lipidic) and emzymatic profile;
– research on the potential of brain tumors depending on their histogenesis and malignancy grade using quantitative methods of cytospectrophotometry and histoautoradiography;
– research on sensitivity of cultured glyomas to antiblastic drugs;
– research on reactions of cultured brain tumors and nervous tissue cells to laser irradiation using various photosensitizers;
–  research on reactions of cultured brain tumors and nervous tissue cells to laser irradiation using various photosensitizers;
– involvement in the exploration of pathogenic mechanism of epilepsy and neurotransplantation.

Updated 09 January 2018.

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