Giorgi Ya. Alexidze,
President ,Global Head Research and Development
of the Company <<Alexis>>
Giorgi Ya. Alexidze
Doctor of Biology, Professor,
President and Global Head, Research and Development
Medical & Biological Scientific Research Center Alexis.
Prof. G.Ya. Alexidze has developed the area of Bio-Medicine concerning the discovery and development of biologically active polypeptides of plant origin to create innovative medicines. He is the author of creating novel medicines in the company, which are successfully introduced in clinical medicine.
First name: Giorgi
Graduate diploma: 1979, Faculty of Biology, Tbilisi State University.
Ph.D. 1986, Moscow Institute of Plant Physiology of Russian Academy of Sciences.
Doctor of Biology Degree: 1997, Institute of Plant Biochemistry Georgian Academy of Science, Tbilisi, Georgia.
1973-1975 Scientific Fellow, Laboratory of Neurochemistry at the Institute of Physiology, Georgian Academy of Science, Tbilisi, Georgia.
1975-1980 Scientific Fellow, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics at the Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Georgian Academy of Sciences, Tbilisi, Georgia.
1980-1986 Post graduate student, Moscow Institute of Plant Physiology of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation.
1986-1994 Senior Research Fellow, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University, Tbilisi, Georgia.
1994-1999 Head of Laboratory of Physiologically Active Compounds and Bio-Medicine. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia.
1999 -2004 Full Professor, Head of Department of Plant Physiology and Biotechnology, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia.
2004- 2014 - Full Professor, Head of the Department of Plant Biology & Biotechnology at the St. Andrew the First-Called Georgian University of the Patriarchate of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia.
2000- present - Owner, President of Global Head, Research and Development of the Medical & Biological Scientific Research Center Alexis, LTD, Tbilisi, Georgia.
Current Research Interest:
Research of a novel anti-cancer, immunomodulatory, anti-microbial, anti-oxidative and other biologically active natural peptides, in medicinal plants of Georgia. Identification and study of their physical and chemical properties, biological activities, the molecular mechanism of their action and conduct of preclinical and clinical trials to create innovative medicines.
Honors, awards, Fellowships, Membership of Professional Societies:
Since 1998 - Member of Presidium of Georgian Biochemical Society.
Since 2000 - Member of Big Research Council of the Tbilisi State University.
Since 2001 - Academician of the Georgian Ecological Academy of Sciences.
In 2003 he was awarded the Order of Honor of Georgia.
Since 2002 - Correspondent Member of the Intercontinental Medical and Social Academy (IAMSS).
He is the author of over 160 scientific papers, two books and 12 inventions.