Microbiologia Balkanica 2011, 7th Balkan Congress of Microbiology, Belgrade, Serbia,
October 25-29, 2011

FEMS 4th Congress of European Microbiologists, Geneva,
Switzerland, June 26-30, 2011

24th International Conference on Antiviral Resarch, Sofia, Bulgaria, May 8-11, 2011

Famelab - BeautifulScience-British Council, Bulgaria


Club Young Scientists


Pitagor 2011 awarded to two researchers from The Stephan Angeloff Institute of Microbiology


Закон за развитие на академичния състав в Република България


Правилник за прилагане на Закона за развитието на академичния състав в Република България






Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Ministry of Education, Youth and Science

National Science Fund

Central Library of BAS

Union of Scientists in Bulgaria

European Comission: CORDIS

Institut Pasteur


PubMed Cenral















Head: Prof.Angel S. Galabov, MD, DSc

Tel: +359 2 870-01-08, Fax: +359 2 8700 109

е-mail: galabov@microbio.bas.bg

1939 Born February 15, Sredez, Stara Zagora district
1962 MD, Medical Faculty, Medical University of Sofia
1968 PhD in Virology, Institute of Microbiology, BAS
1968-69       Postdoctoral Fellowship, Institut Pasteur, Paris
1967-74 Assistant Professor, Department of Virology, Postgraduate Medical School
(Medical Academy), Sofia
1972-88 Head, Viral Inhibitors and Interferon Laboratory, Department of Virology, Institute of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Medical Academy, Sofia
1974-88       Associate Professor, Department of Virology, Medical Academy
1975 Visiting Scientist, Belozersky Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Bioorganic Chemistry, Moscow State University
1978 DSc in Virology, Medical Academy, Sofia
1983-2006 World Health Organization Expert Adviser (Viral Diseases Panel)
1988 Professor of Virology, Institute of Microbiology, BAS
1988- Head, Department of Virology, Institute of Microbiology, BAS
1992-97 Member of the International Council of the International Society for Antiviral Resarch
1995- Director, The Stephan Angeloff Institute of Microbiology, BAS
1995-02 Member of the Board of the Bulgarian National Academy of Medicine
1996 Awarded by the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences with the Jubilee Medal "Ivanovsky/100 Years Virology"
2003 President, Balkan Society for Microbiology (BSM) National Award “Diploma and Entering the Name in of the Golden Book of Inventors”
2004 Corresponding Member of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
2005  Member of Honor of the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences
2009 Academician






LABORATORY of Experimental Chemotherapy of Enteroviral Infections

Assoc. prof. Lubomira Nikolaeva-Glomb,MD, PhD

Assist.prof. Ivanka Nikolova, PhD

Assist.prof. Ralitza Vassileva-Pencheva, MS (PhD student)

Researcher Nadya Nikolova, MS


LABORATORY of Experimental Chemotherapy of Influenza

Assist.prof. Lora Simeonova, MS (PhD student)


Galina Gegova, MS

Luchia Mukova, MS

Technician Snejana Logophetova, BS


LABORATORY of Natural Inhibitors of Influenza


Assoc. prof. Julia Serkedjieva, PhD

Technician Kirilka Todorova, BS


LABORATORY of  Oncoliytic and Herpes Viruses    

Assist. prof. Assya Angelova, PhD


Vesselina Levakova, PhD

Neli Vilhelmova, MS (PhD student)

Adelina Stoyanova, MS


LABORATORY of Viral Proteins

Assoc. prof. Lyubka Doumanova, PhD

Assoc.prof. Milka Mileva, PhD

Assist. prof. Yurii Abashev, PhD


Main Research Topics