Saint-Petersburg State University
Faculty of Biology

Department of Invertebrate Zoology
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Gita Paskerova

paskerova

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
  12. Valigurova A, Vaskovicova N, Diakin A, Paskerova GG, Simdyanov TG, Kovacikova M. 2017. Motility in blastogregarines (Apicomplexa): Native and drug-induced organisation of Siedleckia nematoides cytoskeletal elements. PLoS ONE 12 (6): e0179709. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179709.
  13. Olga Bratova, Gita G. Paskerova. 2018. Henricia spp. (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Echinasteridae) of the White Sea: morphology, morphometry and synonymy. Can. J. Zool. 96 (4): 341–355. dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjz-2017-0072.
  14. Timur G. Simdyanov, Gita G. Paskerova, Andrea Valigurova, Andrei Diakin, Magdalena Kovacikova, Joseph Schrevel, Laure Guillou, Andrey A. Dobrovolskij, Vladimir V. Aleoshin. 2018. First Ultrastructural and Molecular Phylogenetic Evidence from the Blastogregarines, an Early Branching Lineage of Plesiomorphic Apicomplexa. Protist (in press), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.protis.2018.04.006.

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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