Meet the Editor

Khizhnyak Tatyana Vladimirovna

Khizhnyak Tatyana

PhD, Dr. Sci. (Biol.)



Chief Researcher, Laboratory of Ecology and Geochemical Activity of Microorganisms, Winogradsky Institute of Microbiology, Federal Research Centre “Fundamentals of Biotechnology”, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia 

Research Interests

Radiation microbiology, radionuclides, sorption, accumulation, transformation and immobilisation of heavy metals and long-lived radionuclides by bacteria, actinomycetes and fungi, microbial immobilisation and recovery of radionuclides

Current Issue


What is time from submission of the article to its publication?

The average period from submission to first decision in last year was 30 days, and that from first decision to acceptance was 40 days. The rejection rate for submitted manuscripts in last year was 15%.

Must the original files of illustrations be submitted along with the manuscript?

Yes, by all means. The original of an illustration is the file of illustration in its original format. Photographs should best be submitted in tiff format with the resolution at least 300 dpi.

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