Vakhtang Barbakadze has completed his Ph.D and D.Sci in 1978 and 1999, respectively. In 1996 and 2002 he has been a visiting scientist at Utrecht University (The Netherlands) by University Scholarship and The Netherlands organization for scientific research (NWO) Scholarship Scientific Program, respectively. Vakhtang Barbakadze has his expertise in isolation and structure elucidation of plant biopolymers, which are endowed with pharmacological properties as anti-cancer agents. Besides, he interested in synthesis and biological activities of analogues of these biopolymers. He has published more than 100 papers in reputed journals. In 2004 he was Georgian State Prize Winner in Science and Technology.