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LABORATORY OF METABOLISM NAMED AFTER STEPAN GZHYTSKIYLogoObmin

Laboratory of Metabolism was founded in 1960 by Sc.D., Professor Stepan Z. Gzhytsky (1900-1976), who was heading it until 1976. The next head of the laboratory was Sc.D., Professor Hryhoriy I. Kalachnyuk. From 1997 to 2007 - Sc.D., Professor Leonid I. Solohub (1931-2008).
Since January 2007, the laboratory is headed by Sc.D., Senior Researcher Yuriy T. Salyha

Our research activities:

  • Study of physiological, biochemical and neurological features of chlorpyrifos and other organophosphate compounds toxicity;
  • Study of chelated micronutrient compounds impact on metabolic processes of farm animals;
  • Study physiological and biochemical processes in animals under the influence of various agri-environmental factors;
  • Metabolic disorders in animals and their correction;
  • Study of biosafety and biosecurity problems in agriculture.