Viktoria leads many projects at Rancho as an experienced curator and specializes in Omicsoft and NextBio pipelines as well as assay workflows. Viktoria has expertise in Developmental, Molecular, and Cellular Biology. She was a visiting scholar in the laboratories of Dr. Maciag, and later, Dr. Spicer at the Maine Medical Center Research Institute. Viktoria’s work includes cell cycle regulation after cell stimulation with peptide growth factors, Twist1 function during craniofacial development in mouse models, and Zebrafish mutations.
She earned her B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry (Moscow Institute of Fine Chemical Technology), and her Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology (Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology.