Infectious Diseases Group

Prof.Tamara Antonova, MD, DSc
Head of the Group

The major research area of the Infectious Diseases Group involves identifying the relationship of chronic viral hepatitis (infections) with cardiovascular and hematological disorders: molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis, development of prediction criteria and adapted therapy programs.

Key Publications of the Group

“The course of viral hepatitis c in the groups at high risk of infection” Antonova T. V., Kostereva E. M., Vetrov T. A., Esaulenko E. V.

“Intensity of the peroxidation of membrane lipids and metabolism of lymphocytes in viral hepatitis patients” Antonova T. V., Nikolaenko S. L.

“Gender disparities in hiv risk behavior and access to health care in st. petersburg, russia” Vasquez C., Cooper C., Lioznov D., Nikolaenko S., Yatsishin S., Lesnikova D., Cox D., Pankovich J., Rosenes R., Wobeser W.

“Nondisclosure of hiv infection to sex partners and alcohol's role: a russian experience” Lunze K., Raj A., Walley A. Y., Bridden C., Samet J. H., Cheng D. M., Krupitsky E., Lioznov D., Blokhina E., Quinn E., Chaisson C.

“Sexually transmitted infections among hiv-infected heavy drinkers in st petersburg, russia” Pace C. A., Walley A. Y., Bridden C., Lioznov D., Cheng D. M., Wakeman S. E., Raj A., Coleman S. M., Krupitsky E., Samet J. H.