Birth date: 11 December 1981
Academic degree: PhD
In the lab since: 2004
Education: 2011-present – Research assistant at the Laboratory of Experimental Immunology, Department of Immunology, BAS.

2007-2011 – PhD degree in Immunology at the Department of Immunology, BAS.

Title of the PhD thesis: “New therapeutic approach for selective silencing of autoreactive B lymphocytes”.

20042006 – Master degree in Biochemistry at the “St. Kliment Ohridski” Sofia University.

Title of the M.S. thesis: “Suppressing autoimmune disease activity by chimeric antibodies plus an intravenous immunoglobulin preparation”.

20002004 – Bachelor degree in Molecular Biology at the “St. Kliment Ohridski” Sofia University.

Research experience:
Research interests: Autoimmunity, immmunomodulation, protein and genetic engineering,  mouse models, immune tolerance, immune regulatory mechanisms
About me: Honest and hardworking, fan of cats, chocolate and Asia 🙂
Hobbies: reading, cycling, mountaineering
e-mail: nikolova.a.kalina@gmail.com


Kalina Nikolova