Denis Kainov is a professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at NTNU. Kainov’s research area is virology. Kainov develops broad-spectrum antiviral agents (BSA) and antiviral drug combinations (BCC). He has published 92 scientific articles.
Kainov received his PhD at the University of Helsinki in 2005. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Institut de génétique et de biologie moléculaire et cellulaire (IGBMC) from 2005 to 2007 and at CRP-Santé Luxembourg from 2007 to 2009. He was a researcher and project leader at the University of Helsinki from 2010 to 2016.