Saint-Petersburg State University
Faculty of Biology

Department of Invertebrate Zoology
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Gita Paskerova

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Curriculum Vitae pdf

Address: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology, St. Petersburg State University, Universitetskaya nab.7/9, St.Petersburg 199034, Russia.
Fax: (812) 328 97 03;
Phone: (812) 328 96 88
Mobile phone: +79052709101 or +79217020079
E-mails: gitapasker@yahoo.com,
g.paskerova@spbu.ru.

General research interests: marine fauna; parasites, protists; host-parasite relationships on molecular, cellular and tissue levels; light and electron microscopy.

Latest research activities:
Evolutionary trends of early emerging apicomplexans (Alveolata: Apicomplexa): ultrastructural and biological data.
Fine structure and life cycle of metchnikovellids (Metchnikovellidae) in the context of putative evolutionary history of Microsporidia.
Morphology and taxonomy of henricias (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Henricia) of the White Sea.

Papers:

  1. Dolgikh V.V., Nasonova E.S., Paskerova G.G. 1996. Activities of enzymes of carbohydrate and energetic metabolism in spores of the microsporidia Nosema grylli. Parasitologiya, vol.30, (2): 178-181 [in Russian; English summary].
  2. Paskerova G.G. 1996. Urceolaria kozloffi, an ectocommencal of the brachiopod Hemithyris psittacea from the White Sea. Parasitologiya, vol.30, (3): 236-243 [in Russian; English summary].
  3. Paskerova G.G., Sokolova Ju.Ja., Dobrovolsky A.A. 1998. Peculiarities of pathogenesis of Gryllus bimaculatus fat body infected with Adelina grylli (Sporozoa: Adeleina). Parasitologiya. Vol.32 (5): 457-463 [in Russian; English summary].
  4. Dyakin A.Yu., Paskerova G.G. 2004. Morphology of Urospora chiridotae (Sporozoa: Gregarinomorpha: Eugregarinida) from sea cucumber Chiridota laevis (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea: Apoda). Parasitologiya. Vol.38 (3): 225-238 [in Russian with English summary].
  5. Butaeva, F., Paskerova, G., Entzeroth R. 2006. Ditrypanocystis sp. (Apicomplexa, Gregarinia, Selenidiidae): the mode of survival in the gut of Enchytraeus albidus (Annelida, Oligochaeta, Enchytraeidae) is close to that of the coccidian genus Gryptosporidium // Tsytologiya. Vol. 48 (8): 695-704 [in English].
  6. Y.Y.Sokolova, G.G.Paskerova, Y.M.Rotari, E.S.Nasonova and A.V.Smirnov. 2013. Fine structure of Metchnikovella incurvata Caullery and Mesnil 1914 (microsporidia), a hyperparasite of gregarines Polyrhabdina sp. from the polychaete Pygospio elegans. Parasitology. Vol.140: 855–867 [in English]. doi:10.1017/S0031182013000036.
  7. Y.Y.Sokolova, G.G.Paskerova, Y.M.Rotari, E.S.Nassonova and A.V.Smirnov. 2014. Description of Metchnikovella spiralis sp.n. (Microsporidia: Metchnikovellidae), with notes on the ultrastructure of metchnikovellids. Parasitology. Vol.141: 1108-1122 [in English]. doi:10.1017/S0031182014000420.
  8. Yuri M. Rotari, Gita G. Paskerova and Yuliya Y. Sokolova. 2015. Diversity of metchnikovellids (Metchnikovellidae, Rudimicrosporea), hyperparasites of bristle worms (Annelida, Polychaeta) from the White Sea. Protistology. Vol. 9 (1): 50-59.
  9. Valigurová A., Paskerova G. G., Diakin A., Kováčiková M., Simdyanov T. G.. 2015. Protococcidian Eleutheroschizon duboscqi, an Unusual Apicomplexan Interconnecting Gregarines and Cryptosporidia. PLoS One 10(4): e0125063. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0125063.
  10. Diakin A, Paskerova GG, Simdyanov TG, Aleoshin VV, Valigurova A. 2016. Morphology and Molecular Phylogeny of Coelomic Gregarines (Apicomplexa) with Different Types of Motility: Urospora ovalis and U. travisiae from the Polychaete Travisia forbesii. Protist. Vol. 167 (June 2016): 279-301. doi: 10.1016/j.protis.2016.05.001.
  11. Gita G. Paskerova, Ekaterina V. Frolova, Magdalena Kovacikova, Tatiana S. Panfilkina, Elisei S. Mesentsev, Alexey V. Smirnov, Elena S. Nassonova. 2016. Metchnikovella dogieli sp. n. (Microsporidia: Metchnikovellida), a parasite of archigregarines Selenidium sp. from polychaetes Pygospio elegans. Protistology, 10 (4): 148-157. doi:10.21685/1680-0826-2016-10-4-4

Conference papers:

  1. Nassonova E, Moreira D, Torruella G, Timpano H, Paskerova G, Smirnov A, Lopez-Garcia P. Phylogenomic insights on the evolution of metchnikovellids. Moscow Forum “Protist-2016”. 6-10 June, Moscow, Russia. // Protistology, 2016.Vol.10, N 2. P.52 [in English].
  2. Panfilkina Tatiana S., Simdyanov Timur G., Aleoshin Vladimir V., Paskerova Gita G. Agamococcidians: coccidians or gregarines? New species and new data on the phylogenetic position of the group // Moscow Forum “Protist-2016”. 6-10 June, Moscow, Russia. // Protistology, 2016. Vol. 10, N 2. P. 56-57 [in English].
  3. T.S. Panfilkina, G.G. Paskerova, T.G. Simdyanov, V.V. Aleoshin. New Members and Phylogenetic Position of Agamococcidians (Apicomplexa: Agamococcidiorida). Contemporary Problems of Theoretical and Marine Parasitology. Sevastopol, 2016. Collection of Scientific Papers, p.49-50.] (oral presentation, printed abstract) [in Russian, English Abstract]. ISBN 978-5-9908633-2-3.
  4. S.A. Denisova, G.G. Paskerova. Biological Features of Alveocystis intestinalis (Coccidia): A Brief Review. Contemporary Problems of Theoretical and Marine Parasitology. Sevastopol, 2016. Collection of Scientific Papers, p.71-72] [in Russian, English Abstract]. ISBN 978-5-9908633-2-3.
  5. Panfilkina T.S, G.G. Paskerova. Agamococcidians (Apicomplexa: Agamococcidiorida) of the White Sea. 2016. Scientific papers of the Centre of Parasitology. Vol.49: Fauna and Ecology of parasites. P.71-72] [in Russian]. ISSN 0568-5524.

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