Professor Yuri E. Dubrova

Professor Yuri DubrovaProfessor of Genetics


Tel: +44 (0)116 252 5654
Fax: +44 (0)116 252 3378



BSc (Kiev), PhD (Moscow), DrSci (Moscow)




Yuri Dubrova grew up in Kiev, Ukraine. He did his undergraduate degree in Biology at Kiev State University (Ukraine), and PhD and DrSci in Genetics at NI Vavilov Institute of General Genetics, Moscow. In 1994 he moved to Leicester.



Research Interests




BS3061 Mutagenesis (camp-based, module convenor)

MB1005 Genes and Medicine (camp-based)


Other Responsibilities

Member of the Research Team

Radiation Protection Subcommittee

Chair of the Safety Team


Current PhD Projects in Lab:

Epigenetic Mechanisms of Transgenerational Instability in Mice

The effects of Folic Acid Deficiency on Genome Stability

The Dose and Dose-rate Effects on Transgenerational Instability in Mice

The Effects Maternal Irradiation on ESTR Mutation Induction and Transgenerational Instability in Mice


PhD Projects

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Contact Details

Department of Genetics
University of Leicester

Adrian Building
University Road
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)116 252 3374

Fax: +44 (0)116 252 3378

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Interim Head of Department

Professor Alison Goodall