Prof. Evgeny N. Imyanitov holds positions of the Head of Department of Tumor Growth Biology (N.N. Petrov Institute of Oncology), Head of Department of Medical Genetics (St.-Petersburg Pediatric Medical University), and Professor of Department of Oncology (Medical Academy for Postgraduate Studies) in St.-Petersburg, Russia. He graduated from the I.P. Pavlov Medical School (St.-Petersburg, Russia) in 1989. Evgeny Imyanitov completed his PhD studies in N.N. Petrov Institute of Oncology (St.-Petersburg, Russia) in 1992, and received the IARC Fellowship for post-doctoral training in the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry (Munich, Germany). In 1996 he returned to the home institute and established a research group. His current activities are focused on translational aspects of cancer science. In particular, the team of Prof. Imyanitov made a substantial contribution in the studies of hereditary cancer syndromes. Furthermore, Evgeny Imyanitov published a number of articles devoted to molecular-based customization of cancer therapy. In addition to clinically oriented research, the Evgeny Imyanitov’s laboratory investigates some basic aspects of cancer pathogenesis; for example, there are systematic investigations on molecular features of bilateral breast cancer. Prof. Imyanitov is an author of over 100 publications in internationally recognized scientific journals.