Sholokhov Leonid Fedorovich
Head of the Laboratory since 2005, Doctor of Medical Sciences, professor
The main research areas:
establishing patterns of changes in the system of neuroendocrine regulation in the formation of adaptive-compensatory processes in various pathological conditions in different ethnic groups, depending on environmental factors;
development and validation of population reference values of indicators of androgenic function of the ovaries, pituitary-thyroid system and glucocorticoid activity of the adrenal glands in women of reproductive age;
determining the endocrine function of the gastrointestinal tract and their relationship with the most informative parameters, characterizing the state of intestinal microbiocenosis and vaginal biotope in women of childbearing age with ovarian hyperandrogenism (on the example of polycystic ovary syndrome).
The laboratory cooperates with both Russian and foreign scientific and educational institutions: Irkutsk State University, Irkutsk Branch of S. Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Federal State Institution, Irkutsk State Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education – Branch Campus of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Professional Education, Irkutsk State Medical University, Chita State Medical Academy, The State University of New York (SUNY), Penn State University College of Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine, Hacettepe University School of Medicine.
The main research results have been published in well-known Russian and international journals: Russian Journal of Physiology, Annals of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Journal Infectology, Infectious Diseases, Therapeutic Archive, Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine, Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, Endocrine Reviews, Journal of Evolutionary Biochemistry and Physiology, Gynecological Endocrinology, Annals of Diabetes Technology & Therapevtics, Sleep Medicine, Medicine (Kaunas, Lithuania), Reproductive sciences, Free Radical Biology and Medicine, Chronobiology International, FEBS journal, etc.
Along with this, based on the research findings, 2 certificates for registering databases and 4 patents were received.
Studies conducted at the Laboratory were used to complete more than 50 doctoral and candidate’s dissertations.