Igor Katkov is a trained biophysicist with 30+ experience in cryobiology and cryogenic engineering. Over the last 5 years his research has focused on the fundamental aspects of kinetic vitrification (K-VF) as well as designing the practical system for K-VF KrioBlast™ in co-operation with V.F. Bolyukh from Ukraine.
Dr. Katkov is Chief Scientific Officer of CELLTRONIX (San Diego, CA, USA). He has also recently accepted a professor-level position at the V. I. Kulakov Research Center of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Perinatology, Moscow, Russia.