Akhrem, Afanasii Andreyevich (Born: 08.02.1913. Died: 05.03.2010)
Doctor of Chemical Sciences (since 1960), Professor.
Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. Elected in 1970 on speciality Chemistry of Natural Compounds.
Membership of Scientific Societies and Councils
Member of the European Society for Peptides and European Group for Steroids,
Member of the Scientific Degree Council at the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
Structure and function of the main biopolymers and low-molecular bioregulators. Organic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, chemistry of natural compounds, steroidochemistry. Mathematical prediction of biological activity of organic compounds. Stereochemistry and conformational analysis, reseption theory, phospholipides.
1. Total Steroid Synthesis. Moscow, Nauka, 1967; New York, Plenum Press, 1970 (with Yu.A.Titov).
2. Steroids and Microorganisms. Moscow, Nauka, 1970 (with Yu.A.Titov).
3. Ecdysones - Steroid Hormones of Insects. Minsk, Nauka i Tekhnika, 1973 (with I.S. Levina, Yu.A.Titov).
4. Ecdysteroids: Chemistry and Biological Activity. Minsk, Nauka i Tekhnika, 1989 (with N.V.Kovganko).
5. Steroids: Ecological Functions. Minsk, Nauka i Tekhnika, 1990 (with N.V.Kovganko).
1. Akhrem Afanasii Andreyevich // The Eminent Chemists of the World. Moscow: Vysshaya shkola, 1991.
2. Lakhvich F.A., Lishtvan I.I., Matveyev A.V. et al. Afanasii Andreyevich Akhrem (To the 85th Anniversary) // Vestsi NAS of Belarus. Ser. Chem. Sci. 1998. No.1.
3. Myasnikovich M.V., Borisevich N.A., Komarov V.S. et al. Afanasii Andreyevich Akhrem (To the 90th Anniversary) // Vestsi NAS of Belarus. Ser. Chem. Sci. 2003. No.1.
4. Lesnikovich A.I., Krut'ko N.P., Agabekov V.Ye. et al. Afanasy Andreevich Akhrem (To the of 95th anniversary) // Vestsi NAS of Belarus. Ser. Chem. Sci. 2008. No.2.
5. Afanasy Andreevich Akhrem // Vestsi NAS of Belarus. Ser. Chem. Sci. 2010. No.2.
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