Viktor Mamontov

Research advisor: Professor Konstantin Severinov

Program entry year: 2018

Graduated from MSU, Faculty of Biology in 2017

Research project: Escape mechanisms of mobile genetic elements from CRISPR-interference

Research interests: Interactions between bacteria and phages, molecular mechanisms of CRISPR-Cas activity


  • Yurgis A. V. Yomantas, Elena G. Abalakina, Juliya S. Lobanova, Victor A. Mamontov, Nataliya V. Stoynova, Sergey V. Mashko. Complete nucleotide sequences and annotations of φ673 and φ674, two newly characterised lytic phages of Corynebacterium glutamicum ATCC 13032. Arch Virol (2018).

Studies of interdependencies of CRISPR interference and adaptation