At the SPbSPMU Faculty of Pediatrics, Endocrinology and Abilitology conducts the research of genetic markers of multifactoral deseases like a bronchial asthma, diabetes mellitus, adrenogenital syndrome, violation of sexual development in children, hypothyroidism, cystic fibrosis, blood diseases.
At the Faculty of Pediatrics of the name of I.M. Vorontsov scientists explore efficiency predictors of target therapy taking into account the pheno- and endotypes of disease.
At the Faculty of Hospital Pediatric members explore the research, which accorded on identification of genetic determinants of autoimmune and ethnically associated diseases of children.
Prenatal diagnosis is actively developing. It lets to identificate deseases and predisposition to it in the mother womb.
Many scientific studies, conducting by the University’s specialists, are supported by grants, both Russian and International, and their number is constantly growing. International scientific projects are developing too.
In June 2016 the joint russian-greek conference was held in SPbSPMU. We have international agreements with universities from Boston and Houston (USA). We have a cooperation with children hospitals from USA, Canada, Italy and others.