Կենսաբանության ֆակուլտետ
Faculty of Biology
Faculty of Biology of Yerevan State University has been established in 1933. :
>
Armine A. Margaryan

Assistant | Chair of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology
Education
2001 - 2005: BSc in Biology, Department of Microbiology, Plants and Microbes Biotechnology , Faculty of Biology, YSU;
2005 - 2007: MSc in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Microbiology, Plants and Microbes Biotechnology , Faculty of Biology, YSU;
2007 - 2012: PhD student in Microbiology, Department of Microbiology, Plants and Microbes Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology YSU.

Academic degree
PhD

Professional experience
2012 - present: Researcher at the Research Institute of Biology, Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University, Armenia
2011 - present: Assistant Professor at the Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology,
2012: Research, PhD exchange student at Department of Biology, Bergen University (Bergen, Norway),
2008: Summer School at Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Department of Plant Biology, Cornell University (Ithaca, USA),
2007 - 2012 Senior Laboratory Assistant at the Department of Microbiology, Plants and Microbes Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology

Academic courses
Microbiology and Virology (Laboratory Courses); Analytical Methods used in Microbiology

Scale of professional interests
Microbiology, Molecular biology, Microbial ecology, Microbial Biochemistry

Participation in grant projects
2019: Participant in Thematic Grant, Project num.: 18T-1F261
2018: Participant in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: Microbio-4959
2017: Principal investigator in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: Microbio-4619
2016: Participant in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: Biotech-4328
2016 - 2018: Researcher in Thematic Project 15T-1F399 provided from Ministry of Education and Science of RA
2015: Principal investigator in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: microbio-3869
2014 - 2017: Participant in ISTC Research Grant, Project num.: A2089
2014: Participant in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: Microbio 3362
2012: Participant in ANSEF Research Grant, Project num.: NS-microbio 2493

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English

Professional membership
American Society of Microbiologist (ASM)
Armenian Microbiological Society (FEMS Full Member)
Armenian Association of Biotechnologists
Armenian Association of Biochemists (FEBS Associative Member)

Awards received
2014: Travel Grant # 135348, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
2013: Young Scientists Travel Grant, 5th FEMS Congress of European Microbiologists; FEMS Young Scientists Award
2013: Travel Grant from Sport and Youth Affairs Ministry
2013: FEBS Bursary Winner
2012: NFSAT Sort Travel Grant (TSP 19/12)
2010: Third prize at the Conference “Contribution of Young Scientists to Biotechnology”, Yerevan, Armenia.
2010: Diploma for the best poster of the Second Balkan Conference on Biology, Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
2007: Diploma for the best report of the Conference for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students and Young Scientists, Moscow State University after M. Lomonosov, Moscow, Russia

arminemargaryan@ysu.am

Металлоустойчивые бактерии из хвостохранилища Арцваник: Идентефикация бактерий и определение генов, обеспечивающих их металлоустойчивость
2018 | Thesis
22-я Международная Пущинская школа-конференция молодых ученых «БИОЛОГИЯ - НАУКА XXI ВЕКА». 2018, стр. 272
|
Antibiotic resistance of bacteria: novel findings on antimicrobial agents and activation of resistance genes
2018 | Thesis
ASM MICROBE 2018 american society for microbiology general meeting. 2018, p. SUNDAY-611
Microbial community of Armenian mining areas, their heavy metal resistance and th role in bioremediation
2018 | Thesis
Extremophiles: From Biology To Biotechnology. 2018, p. 16
|
The Effects of Low Doses of Gamma-Radiation on Growth and Membrane Activity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa GRP3 and Escherichia coli M17
2018 | Article
Cell Biochemistry and Biophysics. 2018, 76, 1-2, 209-217 pp.
Armine Margaryan , Grigor Shahinyan , Pargev Hovhannisyan, Hovik Panosyan , Armen Trchounian , Nils-Kåre Birkeland
Geobacillus and Anoxybacillus spp. from Terrestrial Geothermal Springs Worldwide: Diversity and Biotechnological Applications
2018 | Article
Microorganisms for Sustainability: Extremophiles in Eurasian Ecosystems: Ecology, Diversity, and Applications. 2018, 8, 119-166 pp.
|
Hovik Panosyan , Armine Margaryan , Liana Poghosyan, Ani Saghatelyan, Ekaterine Gabashvili, Ekaterine Jaiani, Nils-Kåre Birkeland
Microbial Diversity of Terrestrial Geothermal Springs in Lesser Caucasus
2018 | Article
Microorganisms for Sustainability: Extremophiles in Eurasian Ecosystems: Ecology, Diversity, and Applications. 2018, 8, 81-117 pp.
|
Exploring metal resistant microbes of Armenian mining areas in order to find new means for bioremediation
2018 | Thesis
12th International Congress of Extremophiles, Ischia, Italy, 2018, p. 62
Bacillus subtilis AG4 as a prospective tool for bioremediation
2018 | Thesis
12th International Congress of Extremophiles, Ischia, Italy, 2018, p. 59
S. Mirzoyan, A. Margaryan
New acidophilic metal tolerant bacteria isolated from mining sites in Armenia
2017 | Thesis
IV International Scientific Conference of Young Researchers, Biotechnology: Science and Practice. 2017, p. 24
|
New heavy metal tolerant alkalophilic bacteria isolated from Artsvanik tailing
2017 | Thesis
IV International Scientific Conference of Young Researchers, Biotechnology: Science and Practice. 2017, p. 11
|
Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) profiles of the partial 16s RRNA genes defined bacterial population inhabiting in armenian geothermal springs
2017 | Article
Biological Journal of Armenia. 2017, 69, 3, 102-109 pp.
|
Bacterial community structure of armenian mining territories revealed by PCR-DGGE fingerprinting
2017 | Article
Biological Journal of Armenia. 2017, 4 (69), 56-62 pp.
|
The Modelling of Lipase Protein Structures Based on Newly Isolated Thermophilic Bacilli Gene Sequences
2017 | Thesis
ASM MICROBE 2017 General Meeting, p. 739
|
Identification and sequence analyses of novel lipase encoding novel thermophillic bacilli isolated from Armenian geothermal springs
2017 | Article
BMC Microbiology. 2017, 17, 103, pp. 1-11
|
New Approach to Monitor Gamma-rays Effects on Different Bacteria in the Environment
2016 | Thesis
American Society for Microbiology General Meeting ASM MICROBE 2016. p. 791-791
Microbial Diversity in Armenian Mining Areas Revealed by Molecular Approach
2016 | Thesis
American Society for Microbiology General Meeting ASM MICROBE, 2016, p. 158
Hovik Panosyan , Armine Margaryan , Inga Bazukyan , Ekaterine Jaiani, Ekaterine Gabashvili
Antibiotic resistant bacteria inhabiting Lake Sevan (ARmenia)
2016 | Thesis
ISME16 16th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology. 2016, p. 66
|
Comparative Analysis of UV Irradiation Effects on Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacterial Cells Utilizing Biological and Computational Approaches
2016 | Article
Cell Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2016, 74, 381–389 pp.
Could Bacillus subtilis AG4 strain isolated from Armenian Gold Mine be a tool for bioremediation of heavy metal contaminated environment?
2015 | Thesis
Book of Abstracts 3rd International Scientific conference ‘’Dialogues on science’’, Yerevan, Armenia, p. 28
Anoxybacillusflavithermus K103 strain as an active producer of amylolytic enzymes
2015 | Thesis
Book of Abstracts 3rd International Scientific conference ‘’Dialogues on science’’, Yerevan, Armenia, p. 21
Panosyan H. , Saghatelyan A., Margaryan A. , Birkeland N. -K., Trchounian A.
Diversity of thermophiles in Armenian geothermal springs
2015 | Thesis
13th International Meeting Thermophiles 2015, Santiago, Chile, p. 149
Isolation and characterization of lipase-produvting bacilli from Tatev geothermal spring (Armenia)
2015 | Article
Collection of scientific articles of YSU SSS. Materials of the scientific session dedicated to the 95th anniversary of YSU. pp. 33-36 ysu.am/files/SSS_BookCollect
|
Акопян А. Э., Маргарян А. А. , Аттарян О. С., Асатрян Г. В., Базукян И. Л. , Паносян О. А. , Трчунян А. А.
Антимикробная активность хитозановых пленок, модифицированных пиразолкарбоновыми кислотами
2015 | Article
Биолог. журн. Армении, 67 (1), с. 45-49 biology.asj-oa.am/11178/1/2015-1(45).pdfam
|
Isolation and characterization of lipase-producing thermophilic bacilli from geothermal springs in Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh
2015 | Article
Biolog. J. Armenia 67 (2), 6-15 biology.asj-oa.am/11191/1/6.pdf
|
Heavy metal resistance of Bacillus subtilis AG4 isolated from the Sotk Gold Mine in Armenia
2015 | Article
FEBS Journal 282 (Suppl 1), pp. 221-222
|
Application of computational and biological approaches to detect UV radiation effects on bacterial cells
2015 | Thesis
International workshop on ionizing and non-ionizing radiation influence on structure and biophysical properties of living cells, 2015-09-25, p. 47
|
Ekaterine Gabashvili, Nino Janelidze, Elene Didebulidze, Hovik Panosyan , Armine Margaryan , Inga Bazukyan , George Tsertsvadze, Marina Tediashvili, Ekaterine Jaiani
Antibiotic resistant environmental bacilli and their bacteriophages isolated from freshwater and marine environments of Georgia and Armenia
2015 | Thesis
Bacteriophages as tools for therapy, prophylaxis and diagnostics, 2015-10-19, p. 41
|
Isolation and characterization of lipase-producing bacilli from Tatev geothermal spring
2015 | Article
ԵՊՀ ՈՒԳԸ գիտական հոդվածների ժողովածու, 2015թ․, 1.1 (4), 33-36 էջ
|
Applicatopn of Computational and Biological Approaches to Detect UV Radiation Effects on Bacterial Cells
2015 | Thesis
International Workshop on Ionizing and Non-ionazing Radiation Influence on Structure and BiopHsical Properties of Living Cells, Tsaghkadzor Armenia, 2015, p. 53
Hakobyan A. E., Margaryan A. A. , Attaryan H. S., Hasratyan G. V., Bazukyan I. L. , Panosyan H. H. , Trchounian A. H.
Antimicrobial activity of chitosan’s films modified by pyrazole carbonic acids
2015 | Article
Biological Journal of Armenia, 67 (1). pp. 45-49 biology.asj-oa.am
Оганнесян П. А., Варданян Г. Г., Маргарян А. А. , Паносян О. А. , Трчунян А. А.
Термофильные бациллы, выделенные изгеотермальных источников Армении, как продуценты гидролитических ферментов
2014 | Thesis
Сборниктезисов “Биологиянаука XXI века” XVIII международнаяПущинскаяшкола-конференциямолодыхученых. Пущино, p. 221
Thermusscotoductus, изолированный изгорячего источника Карвача
2014 | Thesis
Сборниктезисов “Биологиянаука XXI века” XVIII международнаяПущинскаяшкола-конференциямолодыхученых. Пущино, p. 223
Distribution of heavy metal resistant bacteria in Armenian copper and gold mines and their response to heavy metal stress
2014 | Thesis
Book of Abstracts 10th International Congress on Extremophiles, Extremophiles 2014, Saint Petersburg, Russia, p. 145
Margaryan A. , Birkeland N.-K., Popov Yu., Panosyan H. , Trchounian A.
Armenian mines as a source of heavy metal accumulating metalophilic bacilli
2014 | Thesis
Abstracts Book of International Scientific Workshop on “Trends in Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology”, Yerevan, Armenia, YSU press, p. 27
Hovhannisyan P., Vardanyan G., Margaryan A. , Panosyan H. , Trchounian A.
Thermostable hydrolytic enzyme producing bacilli isolated from geothermal springs of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh
2014 | Thesis
Abstracts Book of International Scientific Workshop on “Trends in Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology”, Yerevan, Armenia, YSU press, p. 60
Выделение и Изучение Thermus scotoductus Karvachar-1 из горячего источника Карвачар
2014 | Article
Актуальные проблемы гуманитарных и естественных наук, 6 (1), 89-92
|
Варданян Г. Г., Оганесян П. А., Маргарян А. А. , Паносян О. А. , Трчунян А. А.
Термофильные бациллы, быделенные из источников Армении и Нагорного Карабаха, как продуценты гидролитических ферментов
2014 | Article
Актуальные проблемы гуманитарных и естественных наук, 6 (1), с.47-50
|
Thermostable α-amylase produced by Anoxibacillusflavitermus K103 isolated from an Armenian geothermal spring
2014 | Book
FEBS Journal 281 (Suppl 1), 673p.
Մանրէաբանության լաբորատոր աշխատանքներ
2014 | Book
Ուսումնամեթոդական ձեռնարկ, Երևան, ԵՊՀ հրատարակչություն, 316 էջ
Hovhannisyan P. A., Vardanyan G. G., Margaryan A. A. , Panosyan H. H. , Trchounian A. H.
Thermophilic bacteria isolated from geothermal springs of Armenia, as a sours of hydrolyzing enzymes
2014 | Article
Abstrats’ book of XVIII Pushchinian International School-Conference of Youth Scientists “Biolog-Science of XXI century”. Pushchino, Russia. 2014, p. 214
Thermus scotoductus изолированных из горячего источника Карвачар
2014 | Article
Сборник тезисов “Биология наука XXI века” XVIII международная Пущинская школа-конференция молодых ученых. Пущино, 2014, с. 223-224
The modern approaches to teaching the lab courses in high education system
2014 | Article
Bnaget, Special Ed., 2014, pp. 145-146
Isolation and study of Thermus scotoductus Karvachar-1 from geothermal spring Karvachar
2014 | Article
Actual problems of humanitarian and natural science, N 6-1, 2014, pp. 89-92 elibrary.ru
Vardanyan G. G., Hovhannisyan P. A., Margaryan A. A. , Panosyan H. H. , Trchounian A. A.
Thermophilic bacilli isolated from geothermal springs of Armenia and Nagorno Karabakh as the producers of hydrolytic enzymes
2014 | Article
Actual problems of humanitarian and natural science, 2014, N 6-1, pp. 47-50 elibrary.ru
Амилазная активность металлоустойчивой термофильной бактерии Bacillus su btilis AG4 в присутствие Cu(II), Ni(II), Zn(II) и Cd(II)
2013 | Thesis
Сборниктезисов “Биологиянаука XXI века” XVII международная Пущинская школа-конференция молодых ученых. Пущино, p. 31-32
Margaryan A. , Birkeland N. -K., Panosyan H. , Popov Y., Trchounian A.
Bacterial diversity in the Alaverdi Copper Smelter (Armenia)
2013 | Thesis
The FEMS 2013, 5th Congress of European Microbiologists, Leipzig, Germany. PO0, p.n. 3342
Բուհական կրթական համակարգում լաբորատոր աշխատանքների իրականացման ժամանակակից մոտեցումներ
2013 | Thesis
«Բնագիտությունը 21-րդ դարում ուսուցման հիմնախնդիրներ և լուծումներ» Համահայկական բնագիտական կրթական IV գիտաժողով, Երևան, ԵՊՀ հրատարակչություն, 145-146 էջ
Margaryan A. , Birkeland N.-K., Panosyan H. , Popov Y., Trchounian A.
The effect of combined heavy metal ions on copA, nikA and czcD genes expression of metal-resistant bacilli
2013 | Thesis
The FEBS Journal, v. 280, supplement 1, p. 231
|
Heavy metal accumulation and the expression of the copA and nikA genes in Bacillus subtilis AG4 isolated from the Sotk gold mine in Armenia
2013 | Article
Biolog. J. Armenia, 65 (3), pp.51-57 biology.asj-oa.am/11032/1/51.pdf
|
Bacterial diversity in the Alaverdi copper smelter
2013 | Thesis
4th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS 2013), Leipzing, p. 217
Heavy metal accumulation and the expression of the copA and nikA genes in Bacillus subtilis AG4 isolated from the Sotk Gold Mine in Armenia
2013 | Article
Biological Journal of Armenia, 3 (65), 2013, pp. 51-57 biology.asj-oa.am
Ayalew Ligaba, Ingo Dreyer, Armine Margaryan , David J. Schneider, Leon Kochian, Miguel Piñeros
Functional, structural and phylogenetic analysis of domains underlying the Al sensitivity of the aluminum-activated malate/anion transporter
2013 | Article
TaALMT1, The Plant Journal, Vol. 76, Issue 5, 2013, pp. 766-780 onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Thermophiles from Armenian hot springs and their potential in biotechnology
2012 | Thesis
Modern State of Biotechnological Developments and Ways of Commercialization. Yerevan, Armenia, p. 37-38
New Metal-Tolerant Bacilli Strains AS A Prospective Tool For Bioremediation
2012 | Thesis
Abstract Book of «5th International Symposium on Biosorption and Bioremediation», Prague, Czech Republic, 2012, p. 83
New Metal-Tolerant Bacilli Strains AS A Prospective Tool For Bioremediation
2012 | Article
Book of Proceedings «5th International Symposium on Biosorption and Bioremediation», Prague, Czech Republic, 2012, p. 17-23
Галофильная аэробная спорообразующая микрофлора почв солончаков и солерудника Армении
2011 | Thesis
Сборник тезисов “Биологиянаука XXI века” XV международная Пущинская школа-конференция молодых ученых, Пущино, с. 361
Новые металлоустойчивые штаммы бацилл
2011 | Thesis
Сборник тезисов “Биология наукаXXI века” XV международная Пущинская школа-конференция молодых ученых, Пущино, с. 351
Сравнительная санитарно-микробиологическая оценка минеральных холодных и термальных источников Армении
2010 | Thesis
Сборник тезисов “Биология наука XXI века” XIV международная Пушкинская школа-конференция молодых ученных, Пущино, N1, с. 252-253
Аэробные хемоорганотрофные спорообразыющие термофильные микроорганизмы горячих минеральных источников Армении
2010 | Thesis
Сборник тезисов “Биология наука XXI века” XIV международная Пушкинская школа конференция молодых ученных, Пущино, N 2, с. 209-210
Изучение распрастранения почвенных бактерий в 20 км зоне Армянской Атомной Электростанции (ААЭС)
2010 | Article
Сборник научных трудов Гаварского государственного университета, Ереван, 12, с. 61-67 www.gsu.am/document/menu3/gsu_Transactions_12.pdf
Isolation and characterization of new metallotolerant bacilli strains
2010 | Article
Balkan Conference on Biology: 50 Years university of Plovdiv. Biotechnol & Biotechnol. Eq., Special edition, Vol. 24, N 2, p. 450-454
|
Study of Distribution of soil bacteria in the 20-km zone around the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant
2010 | Article
Scientific Proceedings of Gavar State University, V. 12, Gavar, Armenia, 2010, p. 61-67
Выделение и изучение термофильных металлоустойчивых бацилл
2009 | Article
Материалы международной конференции посвященной 40-летию основания АрГУ, Часть II, Степанакерт, 2009, Армения, с. 135-137
Мониторинг почвенных бактерий в двадцатикилометровой зоне Армянской атомной электростанции (ААЭС)
2008 | Thesis
XIV Международная научная конференция студентов, аспирантов и молодых учоных ''Ломоносов'', Московский государственный университет имени Ломоносова, Москва, Россия, с. 130-131
Новые штаммы металлоустойчивых термофильных бацилл (Մետաղակայուն թերմոֆիլ բացիլների նոր շտամներ)
2008 | Article
ԵՊՀ Գիտական տեղեկագիր, Բնական գիտություններ, 2008, #2, էջ 109-112 (ռուսերեն)
|
Распространение экстремофильных бацилл в термальных горячих вод и соламчаков Армении
2007 | Thesis
11-я Международная конференция Пушинского для молодых ученых ''Биология-наука XXI века'', Пущино, Россия, с. 42
Выделение и изучение металлоустойчивух термофильных бацилл
2007 | Thesis
XIV Международная научная конференция студентов, аспирантов и молодых ученых ''Ломоносов'', Московский государственный университет имени Ломоносова, Москва, Россия, с. 112