CARPENTERS Nikolay Nikolaevich (1900 — 1979) — the Soviet parasitologist, the doctor of medical sciences (1939), professor (1947), the honored worker of science of RSFSR (1969).
Ended in 1923 medical f-t Kazan un-that.
In days of the Great Patriotic War of 1941 — 1945 directed sanitary and epidemiologic laboratories in the Far East. Since 1946 worked in Ying-those medical parasitology and tropical medicine of E. I. Martsinovsky (Moscow); since 1952 — the manager. wedge, department. For many years the wedge, parasitology in TsIU and on courses of specialists in tropical medicine of WHO gave a course.
H. N. Plotnikov published apprx. 300 scientific works devoted to studying of a pathogeny, clinic and therapy of parasitic diseases including the monograph «Opisthorchosis» and (together with I. A. Kassirsky) the first domestic guide to tropical medicine — «Diseases of tropical countries». It offered and implemented in practice a new method of treatment of helminthoses of a liver hloksily (hexachloroparaxylene), the Opisthorchosis in Tobolsk, H is studied. N. Plotnikov was a member of presidium All-Union and the chairman Moscow about-in helminthologists, the member of the problem commission «Parasitic and tropical diseases of the person», the associate editor of the «Medical Parasitology and Tropical Medicine» magazine, the editor of a redotdel «Epidemiology. Infectious and parasitic diseases» BME, WHO expert.
It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin and the Red Star and medals, and also the award «Kirill and Mefodiy» I of degree (NRB).
Works: Opisthorchosis, M., 1953; The Problem of an opisthorchosis and a problem of fight against it, in book: A natural ochagovost of diseases of the person and regional epidemiology, under the editorship of E. N. Pavlovsky, etc., page 447, L., 1955; Diseases of tropical countries, M., 1959, 1964 (sovm, with Kassirsky I. A.); Helminthoses of the population of the region of the Far North, in book: Probl. The North, under the editorship of G. M. Dani-shevsky and S. V. Slavin, century 6, page 141, M., 1962 (sovm, with other); Studying of a pathogeny, clinic and treatment of helminthoses, in book: Construction of helmintologic science and practice in the USSR, under the editorship of K. I. Scriabin, t. 4, page 113, M., 1969; Achievements of the Soviet science in treatment of the major helminthoses, in kN.:vopr. medical parazitol., under the editorship of V. P. Podjyapolyekaya and L. I. Prokopenko, page 113, M., 1970.
Bibliography: Nikolay Nikolaevich Plotnikov (To the 70 anniversary since birth), Medical parazitol., t. 40, No. 2, page 247, 1971.
E. S. Leykina.