L. A. Orbeli Institute of
Physiology NAS RA

 

Projects and Grants


  • ANSEF 2019 Award - Phospholipases A2 from viperidae snakes and differences in Ca2+/Mg2+-ATPase
    and Na+,/K+-ATPase activities in human red blood cell membrane (G. Kirakosyan) .


  • 2018/2020 Thematic grant of SCS RA 18T-1F224 (N.M. Ayvazyan)
    Ovine Antivenom For Vipera Lebetina Obtusa

  • 2018/2020 Thematic grant of SCS RA 18T-1F275 (Z. Karabekyan)
    Artificial skin derived from natural resources.

  • Joint RAU-OIPH-IPR grant of Ministry of Education of RF 2018-2020 Functional magnetic nanoparticles for the application of magnetic hyperthermia of malignant tumors (A. Oganessyan, N. Ayvazyan, A. Manukyan) .


  • 2018/2019 Joint Russian-Armenian grant of SCS RA 18RF-105 (N.M. Ayvazyan)
    Viper venom disintegrins as modulators of integrin activity in the processes of tumor cell proliferation and platelet aggregation.

  • 2018/2019 Joint Armenian-Belorussian grant of SCS RA ArmBel-Ap18_1f-4 (G. Kirakosyan)
    Structural and functional studies of phospholipases A2 and disintegrins from Macrovipera lebetina obtusa viper venom.

  • 2018/2019 Joint Armenian-Belorussian grant of SCS RA ArmBel-18BL-028 (Z. Karabekyan)
    Biocompatibility of multicomponent allogeneic cells with decellulirized liver scaffold.

  • Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program (Funded by US State Department) - Hovhannes Arestakesyan (Laboratory of Immunology and Tissue Engineering, Researcher, PhD). Host Institution - The George Washington University, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology. Host Professor - Dr. Narine Sarvazyan. Project Title - "Learning Advanced Protocols in Tissue Engineering"


Completed Projects



  • ANSEF 2018 (Armenian National Science & Education Fund) - Naira Ayvazyan
    Reasearch Theme "Ovine Antivenom For Vipera Lebetina Obtusa"
    The grant is for US $5,000 and supports a proposal with a duration of one year.


  • "Effective Young Scientist" Award 2018 - Harutyun Sargsyan (Laboratory of Immunology and Tissue Engineering, Researcher). Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia Science Committee
  • FENS History of Neuroscience Online Project 2017 “Orbeli phenomena” (L. Ghulikyan)

  • Integrative, plastic properties and mechanisms of the central regulation of motor and vegetative functions of nervous system
  • Introduction of telemedicine electrocardiographs in Armenia. (Dr. Rafik Sargsyan)
  • Anti-tumor effect investigation of obtustatin and crude Macrovipera lebetina obtusa venom (Dr. Narine Ghazaryan)
  • Neuroprotection by Macrovipera lebetina obtusa (MLO) venom in Aβ25-35 model of Alzheimer’s disease: Theory to Experiment (Dr. Narine Ghazaryan)
  • Membranotropic properties of phospholipases A2 and disintegrins from Macrovipera lebetina obtusa Levantine viper venom (Dr. Naira Ayvazyan)
  • Angiostatic activity of disintegrins from Macrovipera lebetina obtusa and Montivipera raddei venoms in experimental melanoma growth
  • Developing Tools for Conserving the Plant Diversity of the Transcaucasus (Dr. Naira Ayvazyan)