Discussion of the 2020 work plan in the face of limited work opportunities and self-isolation. The tasks for each of the groups within the current situation framework were defined. The situation with publications and patenting of 2020 was discussed. The need to adjust the purchase of equipment and consumables in 2020 was discussed. The possibilities of carrying out work on metagenomics and gastrointestinal tract modeling in 2020 were identified. Report on the development of the Center’s website has been adopted.