Visn. Nac. Akad. Nauk Ukr. 2018. (7):25-32
https://doi.org/10.15407/visn2018.07.025

I.M. Gudkov
National University of Life and Environment Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv

ACADEMICIAN D.M. GRODZINSKY — OUTSTANDING RADIOBIOLOGIST, TEACHER, STATESMAN
According to the materials of scientific report at the meeting of the Presidium of NAS of Ukraine, May 16, 2018

Academician Dmitry Grodzinsky (1929–2016) was a prominent Ukrainian scientist in the sphere of radiobiology, biophysics, plant physiology, founder of the world known scientific school on plant radiobiology. For the first time, he proved the existence of mechanism of DNA reparation in the higher plants, created the study on the radioadaptation of living organisms, justified the role of cell position information in the teratogenic effects expression. He was among the first scientists who attracted the attention of radiobiologists to the influence of the small doses of ionizing radiation on the organism. He is the author of the generally recognized reliability theory of living organisms.

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