Research advisor: Konstantin Severinov
Program entry year: 2019
Graduated from: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Life Sciences Center 2019
Research project: The role of the CRISPR-Cas system in the human pathogen Clostridium difficile and its application for epidemiological monitoring and infection prevention
Research interests: Development of a straightforward quantitative tool for analysis of CRISPR spacers and arrays of C. difficile clinical isolates and whole communities.
Industry Immersion: Teaching assistant practice in Sirius, Sochi, Russia; Searching for protection mechanisms against CRISPR-Cas bacterial systems; July 2018.
Research interests: CRISPR/Cas systems, application of CRISPR/Cas systems in life, Clostridium difficile
Russian-French Vernadski fellowship for PhD students. “Cotetulle” double PhD program: Skoltech and Paris-Saclay University 2020-2023.
A. Rykachevsky, A. Stepakov, P. Muzyukina, S. Medvedeva, M. Dobrovolski, E. Burnaev, K. Severinov, E. Savitskaya. “SCRAMBLER: a tool for de novo CRISPR array reconstruction and its application for analysis of the structure of prokaryotic populations”, The CRISPR Journal, 2021