Life and Health Sciences
Life and health sciences combine a variety of branches of biology, biotechnology and medicine. In recent years this area has become one of the priorities of world science and economy as helps meet the most urgent human needs.
Scientific units of ITMO University are collaborating with leading scientists from the top world universities: the Swiss High Technical School in Zurich (ETH Zurich, Switzerland), the Top Vergata University (Italy), the University of West Virginia (USA) and others.
Scientists of ITMO University conduct research on a wide range of problems from development of algorithms for assembling genome sequences to cellular engineering and biotechnology of specialized food products.