Russia is also known as Russian Federation. Russia is the world’s largest country, which shares the boarders of European and Asian countries, and also the Pacific and Arctic oceans. Total area - 17,075,200.00 sq. km. 77% of Russia is made up of Siberia.
Geography of Russia can be described in terms of size, location, climate and other physical features. Russia located in Northern Asia lies between North Pacific Ocean and Europe. The Southern border of Russia is covered with mountains. Asian and European continents of are separated by the Ural Mountains of Russia. The climate of Russia is mainly continental, north Russia always covered with snow and south Russia enjoys warm to hot summer, rain fall and cold snowy winters.
Russia became considerable economic progress under the Communist rule. Russia is known as wealthy country in terms of a well-educated population, natural resources and developed industries. Research and Development in Russia mainly focusing on the areas like Physiology and medicine, Bio technology, Sciences, Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Bioorganic Chemistry, Biotechnology and Production of Functional and Specialized Food Products for Preservation and Promotion of Public Health. Currently many biochemistry researches are going on in different universities of Russia.
Currently many researches are going on Medical research and published in Medical journals in regular frequency. Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov or formerly known as Russian State Medical University (RSMU) is an educational institute located in Moscow, Russia. It is fully accredited and recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia and is currently under the authority of the Ministry of Health and Social Development of the Russian Federation. Around 27 people from Russia were awarded with Noble Prizes in various fields, in which 2 were from physiology and Medicine.