Besik Kankia

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Associated Professor of Biophysics

Member of Institute of  Biophysics

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ISU Room G501, Cholokashvili 3/5 Avenue, Tbilisi 0162, Georgia

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M. S.: Department of Biological Physics, College of Physics, Georgia State University, Tbilisi,    Republic of Georgia, 1985; Ph. D. Institute of Biological PhysicsoftheRussianAcademyofSciences, Moscow, Russia, 1989 Thesis: “Hydration ofnucleicacids. Acousticanddensimetric investigation“;  Research experience: 1989 – 1991, Junior Scientist, Institute of Physiology, Tbilisi, Georgia; 1992 – 1993, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Bioscience and Human Technology, Tsukuba, Japan; 1993 – 1997, Visiting Scientist, Max Planck Institute ofBiophysical Chemistry, Germany; 1997 – 2001, Research Associate, College of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center; 2001 – 2004, Research Associate, Department ofBiochemistry, MolecularBiologyandBiophysics; 2004 – 2007, Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota; 2007 – 2011, Research Scientist and Manager oftheBICF (Biomolecular Interactions CharacterizationFacility),  Department of Chemistry, The Ohio State University; 2011– present, Senior Research Scientist, Department of Chemistry andBiochemistry, The Ohio State University; 2011-presentAssociate Professor, Ilia State University.


სამეცნიერო ინტერესის სფეროები

  • The secondary structures od DNA and RNA
  • Nucleic Acid quadruplexes
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • DNA based nanomaterials
  • Evolution of genetic code

ISU Room G501, Cholokashvili 3/5 Avenue, Tbilisi 0162, Georgia

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About

M. S.: Department of Biological Physics, College of Physics, Georgia State University, Tbilisi,    Republic of Georgia, 1985; Ph. D. Institute of Biological PhysicsoftheRussianAcademyofSciences, Moscow, Russia, 1989 Thesis: “Hydration ofnucleicacids. Acousticanddensimetric investigation“;  Research experience: 1989 – 1991, Junior Scientist, Institute of Physiology, Tbilisi, Georgia; 1992 – 1993, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Bioscience and Human Technology, Tsukuba, Japan; 1993 – 1997, Visiting Scientist, Max Planck Institute ofBiophysical Chemistry, Germany; 1997 – 2001, Research Associate, College of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center; 2001 – 2004, Research Associate, Department ofBiochemistry, MolecularBiologyandBiophysics; 2004 – 2007, Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota; 2007 – 2011, Research Scientist and Manager oftheBICF (Biomolecular Interactions CharacterizationFacility),  Department of Chemistry, The Ohio State University; 2011– present, Senior Research Scientist, Department of Chemistry andBiochemistry, The Ohio State University; 2011-presentAssociate Professor, Ilia State University.


Research interests

  • The secondary structures od DNA and RNA
  • Nucleic Acid quadruplexes
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • DNA based nanomaterials
  • Evolution of genetic code