Discover RAUINSTITUTE OF BIOMEDICINE AND PHARMACYDepartment of Medical Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Department of Biomedical Chemistry and Biotechnology
Head of Department
Associate Professor Ashkhen Hovhannisyan
Тel.: (+374 10) 26-47-83 (248)
The Department strives to train the next generation of change makers in biomedical science and biotech.
We supervise six student labs and two research laboratories - Analytical Biochemistry and Biotechnology and Structural Bioinformatics

Key areas of research
- analytical biochemistry
- green and red biotechnology
- nanobiotechnology
- study of biologically active plant secondary metabolites
- structural bioinformatics.
A particular attention is paid to the development of students' scientific potential, international cooperation with universities and labs with the purpose of fostering scientific collaboration.
Academic Programs 
Medical Biochemistry (One-Cycle Program, 6 years)
Գ.00.02 Biophysics, Bioinformatics
Գ.00.03 Molecular and Cellular Biology
Գ.00.04 Biochemistry
Գ.00.08 Zoology, Parasitology, Ecology
Academic Staff
Associate Professor Ashkhen Hovhannisyan
Associate Professor Margarita Harutyunyan
Mary Aloyan, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor Donara Manucharyan
Professor Armen Trchunyan, D.Sc.
Associate Professor Lyudmila Nersesova
Professor Gayane Vardanyan, D.Sc.
Gayane Semerjyan, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor Lilit Gabrielyan
Associate Professor Seda Marutyan
Associate Professor Victor Saharyan
Lernik Hunanyan, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor Anna Harutynyan
Associate Professor Alla Aznauryan
Hovakim Grabski, Teaching Assistant
Shushanik Ghazaryan, Teaching Assistant
Valentina Azaryan,  Teaching Assistant