An unknown page in the history of Russian genetics: S.I. Alikhanyan’s letter to I.V. Stalin

An unknown page in the history of Russian genetics: S.I. Alikhanyan’s letter to I.V. Stalin ISSN 1022-7954, Russian Journal of Genetics, 2006, Vol. 42, No. 11, pp. 1329–1340. © Pleiades Publishing, Inc., 2006. Original Russian Text © R.A. Fando, I.A. Zakharov, 2006, published in Genetika, 2006, Vol. 42, No. 11, pp. 1577–1589. CHRONICLE An Unknown Page in the History of Russian Genetics: S.I. Alikhanyan’s Letter to I.V. Stalin R. A. Fando and I. A. Zakharov e-mail: DOI: 10.1134/S1022795406110159 Studies devoted to scientific and organizational tional activities. In January 1947, Serebrovsky fell seri- activities of Sos Isaakovich Alikhanyan, an outstanding ously ill and could not regularly participate in the Russian geneticist, present very scanty information on department’s work any longer. As a result of Sere- his work during the Stalin period, when the antigenetics brovsky’s illness, as well as continual attacks against campaign was actively expanded. As is known, Alikh- him, Alikhanyan was appointed acting head of the anyan began his scientific work in 1931 in the Depart- Department of Genetics of Moscow State University. ment of Genetics and Breeding of Moscow State Uni- Here is an extract from university order no. 198 of April versity, headed by A.S. Serebrovsky. Alikhanyan’s 24, 1947: “In connection with the long illness of Head research interests were Russian Journal of Genetics Springer Journals

An unknown page in the history of Russian genetics: S.I. Alikhanyan’s letter to I.V. Stalin

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