Dr. Raul R Gainetdinov

Dr. Raul R Gainetdinov Dr. Raul R Gainetdinov
Director, Institute of Translational Biomedicine, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
 
Biography
EDUCATION 1988 M.D.; 2nd Moscow Medical Institute, Moscow, Russia 1992 Ph.D. in Pharmacology; Institute of Pharmacology, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences (RAMS), Moscow, Russia PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2015-present 2013-present 2013-present 2013-2015 2008-2015 Director, Institute of Translational Biomedicine, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia Professor, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), Skolkovo, Moscow District, Russia Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Professor, Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia Senior Researcher, Italian Institute of Technology (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia) Genova, Italy
 
Research Interest
 Neuroscience  Classical monoamines and trace amines in physiology and pathology  Dopamine transporters, receptors, signal transduction and regulatory mechanisms in dopamine-related functions and behaviors  Molecular mechanisms of action of psychotropic drugs (psychostimulants, antipsychotics, antidepressants, mood stabilizers, cognitive enhancers)  Genetic animal models of brain disorders (ADHD, depression, Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia)  Molecular neuropharmacology  Molecular and translational psychiatry