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prof. habil. dr. Rimantas Daugelavičius

Rimantas Daugelavičius



Main research fields: Energetics of the microorganisms, bacterial drug resistance, mechanisms of penetration of bacteriophages and lysis of infected cells, membrane biophysics



  1. Research Program EC programme Centres of Excellence, project CEBIOLA ICA1-CT-2000-70027 (2001-2004);
  2. Scientific group research grants from Lithuanian State Science and Studies Foundation (2001-2002, 2007);
  3. Head of the research project “LIETPATOGEN” supported by the Lithuanian State Science and Study Foundation (2005-2006);
  4. Research project “LIETANTIBACT” supported by the Lithuanian State Science and Study Foundation (2007-2009); 
  5. Head of the Research projects of French-Lithuanian bilateral programme “Gilibert” 2005-2006; 2009-2010;
  6. COST Action BM0701 Antibiotic Transport and Efflux: New Strategies to combat bacterial resistance (ATENS, 2008 - 2012); Member of Management Committee;
  7. Head of the research project “Components of the barrier to lipophilic anions of bacterial envelope and regulation of their functions” supported by Research council of Lithuania, 2010-2011.


  1. Individual Grant from International Science Foundation (1993);
  2. Lithuanian Distinguished Scientist Award, 2003-2004;
  3. Vilnius University Rector Award 2002, 2006;
  4. Second grade award for University Textbooks, Ministry of Education and Science, 2007
  5. Lithuanian Science Award 2007

Research visits

University of Lund (Sweden), 1998; Laboratory of Molecular and Structural Virology, National Centre of Scientific Research, Gif-sur-Ivette (France), 2003; Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Paris Sud-Orsay (France), 2005; University of Trieste (Italy) 2005; University of Lincoln (Great Britain) 2011;

Experience in Evaluations

Research Directorate-General of European Commission: Expert Evaluator of EC Marie Curie Research Programs (2005-2012); Lithuanian State Science and Studies Foundation: Expert evaluator and Member of Expert Board (2004-2005). Expert Evaluator of the National Centre for Evaluation of Quality of Studies; Expert Evaluator of the Research Council of Lithuania (2009-2012); Expert evaluator of ESF (2009-2011);


Memberships in Professional Organizations and Other Activities during last 10 years

Council member of Vilnius University, 1997 – 2000; Council member of the Lithuanian Biochemical Society 2006-2010; President of Lithuanian Biochemical Society 2010-; Council member of the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Vilnius University 2007-2009; Council member of the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University 2010 - ; Expert council member of Lithuanian State Science and Studies Foundation, 2004 -2005; Expert council member of Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology 2010 - present.




1. Daugelavičius R., Gaidelytė A., Cvirkaitė-Krupovič V., Bamford D.H. (2007). On-line monitoring of changes in host cell physiology during the one-step growth cycle of Bacillus phage Bam35. J. Microbiol. Methods 69:174-179.

2. Krupovič M., Daugelavičius R., Bamford D.H. (2007). A novel lysis system in PM2, a lipid-containing marine dsDNA bacteriophage. Mol. Microbiol. 64:1635-1648.

3. Krupovič M., Daugelavičius R., Bamford D.H. (2007). Polymyxin B induces lysis of marine p

seudoalteromonads. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 51:3908-3914.

4. Ružauskas M., E. Sužiedėlienė, V. Šeputienė, M. Virgailis, R. Šiugždinienė, R. Daugelavičius (2007). Gyvūninės kilmės E. coli rūšies bakterijų fenotipinis atsparumas antimikrobinėms medžiagoms. Veterinarija ir zootechnika Vol. 38, p. 61-67.

5. Ružauskas M., Šeputienė V., Šiugždinienė R. Sužiedėlienė E., Virgailis M., Daugelavičius, R., Špakauskas V., Zienius D., Pavilonis A. (2008). Antimicrobial resistance of Enterococcus spp. in Lithuanian animal farms. Veterinarija ir zootechnika Vol. 41, p. 86-94.

6. Ružauskas, M., A. Pavilonis, R. Šiugždinienė, E. Sužiedėlienė, V. Šeputienė, M. Virgailis, V. Špakauskas, R. Daugelavičius (2009). Iš žmonių ir gyvūnų išskirtų Escherichia coli jautrumo antimikrobinėms medžiagoms palyginamasis įvertinimas. Veterinarija ir zootechnika Vol. 48, p. 57- 64.

7. Ružauskas M, R. Šiugždinienė, V. Špakauskas, J. Povilonis, V. Šeputienė, E. Sužiedėlienė, R. Daugelavičius, A. Pavilonis. (2009) Susceptibility of bacteria of the Enterococcus genus isolated on Lithuanian poultry farms. Veterinarni Medicina Vol. 54, p. 583–588.

8. M. Ružauskas, M. Virgailis, R. Žiugždinienė, E. Sužiedėlienė, V. Šeputienė, R. Daugelavičius, D. Zenius, J, Šengaut, A. Pavilonis (2009). Microbiological resistance of Enterococcus spp. isolated from livestock in Lithuania. Veterinarski arhiv 79:439-449.

9. Ružauskas M, R. Šiugždinienė, V. Šeputienė, E. Sužiedėlienė, M. Virgailis, R. Daugelavičius, V. Špakauskas, D. Zenius J. Sengaut, A. Pavilonis (2010). The situation of antimicrobial resistance of enteric bacteria isolated from animal origin to quinolones and fluoroquinolones. Veterinarija ir zootechnika Vol. 50, p. 73- 80.

10. Cvirkaitė-Krupovič V., M. Krupovič, R. Daugelavičius, D. H. Bamford (2010). Calcium ion-dependent entry of the membrane-containing bacteriophage PM2 into its Pseudoalteromonas host. Virology Vol. 405, p. 120-128.

11. Daugelavičius R, A. Buivydas, A. Senčilo, D.H. Bamford (2010). Assessment of the activity of RND-type multidrug efflux pumps in Pseudomonas aeruginosa using tetraphenylphosphonium ions. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents Vol. 36, p. 234-238.

12. Jakutytė L, Baptista C, São-José C, Daugelavičius R, Carballido-López R, Tavares P. 2011. Bacteriophage infection in rod-shaped gram-positive bacteria: evidence for a preferential polar route for phage SPP1 entry in Bacillus subtilis. Journal of Bacteriology 193:4893-903.

13. Jakutytė L, Lurz R, Baptista, C, Carballido-Lopez, R, São-José, C, Tavares, P and Daugelavičius, R. 2012. First Steps of Bacteriophage SPP1 Entry into Bacillus subtilis. Virology 422: 425–434.

14. Lioy, V.S., S. Ayora, J.E. Gonzalez-Pastor, R. Daugelavičius, and J. C. Alonso. 2012. The heterogeneous response to  toxin reversible inhibition of cell proliferation is followed by death of a subpopulation of unfitted cells. Plos One 7(1):e30282.

15. Tamulevičius, T., R. Šeperys, M. Andrulevičius, V. Kopustinskas, Š. Meškinis, S. Tamulevičius, V. Mikalayeva, and R. Daugelavičius. 2012. Application of holographic sub-wavelength diffraction gratings for monitoring of kinetics of bioprocesses. Applied Surface Science 258: 9292-9296



R. Daugelavičius. Ląstelės molekulinė energetika. Kaunas: Technologija, 2008. 152 p., iliustr.



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