Ksenia Egorova


2001 - 2006 M.Sc., Moscow State University, Moscow

2006 - 2009 Ph.D., Institute of Molecular Genetics, Russian Academy of Sciences

Research interests:

Carbohydrate database system glycobiology, the biological activity of ionic liquids, oncology proteomics, post-translational modification of proteins


1. Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Fundamental importance of ionic interactions in the liquid phase: A review of recent studies of ionic liquids in biomedical and pharmaceutical applications", Molliq, 2018, ASAP. DOI

2. Azov V. A., Egorova K. S., Seitkalieva M. M., Kashin A. S., Ananikov V. P., ""Solvent-in-Salt" Systems for Design of New Materials in Chemistry, Biology and Energy Research", Chem. Soc. Rev., 2018, 47, 1250-1284. DOI

3. Seitkalieva M. M., Kashin A. S., Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Ionic Liquids As Tunable Toxicity Storage Media for Sustainable Chemical Waste Management", ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2018, 6, 719–726. DOI

4. Seitkalieva M. M., Kashin A. S., Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Micro-Scale Processes Occurring in Ionic Liquid–Water Phases During Extraction", Sep. Purif. Technol., 2018, 196, 318-326. DOI

5. Egorova K.S., Ananikov V.P., "Ionic liquids in whole-cell biocatalysis: a compromise between toxicity and efficiency", Biophys. Rev., 2018, ASAP. DOI

6. Egorova K.S., Gordeev E.G., Ananikov V.P., "Biological Activity of Ionic Liquids and Their Application in Pharmaceutics and Medicine", Chem. Rev., 2017, 117, 7132–7189. DOI

7. Galkin K.I., Kucherov F.A., Markov O.N., Egorova K.S., Posvyatenko A.V., Ananikov V.P., "Facile Chemical Access to Biologically Active Norcantharidin Derivatives from Biomass", Molecules, 2017, 22, 2210. DOI

8. Egorova K.S., Ananikov V.P., "Toxicity of Metal Compounds: Knowledge and Myths", Organometallics, 2017, 36, 4071-4090. DOI

9. Kucherov F. A., Egorova K. S., Posvyatenko A. V., Eremin D. B., Ananikov V. P., "Investigation of Cytotoxic Activity of Mitoxantrone at the Individual Cell Level by Using Ionic-Liquid-Tag-Enhanced Mass Spectrometry", Anal. Chem., 2017, 89, 13374−13381. DOI

10. Egorova K.S., Ananikov V. P., "Which Metals are Green for Catalysis? Comparison of the Toxicities of Ni, Cu, Fe, Pd, Pt, Rh, and Au Salts", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 12150–12162. DOI

11. Egorova K. S., Seitkalieva M. M., Posvyatenko A. V., Khrustalev V. N., Ananikov V. P., "Cytotoxic Activity of Salicylic Acid-Containing Drug Models with Ionic and Covalent Binding", ACS Med. Chem. Lett., 2015, 6, 1099–1104. DOI

12. Egorova K. S., Seitkalieva M. M., Posvyatenko A. V., Ananikov V. P., "Unexpected Increase of Toxicity of Amino Acid-Containing Ionic Liquids", Toxicol. Res., 2015, 4, 152-159. DOI

13. Seitkalieva M. M., Kachala V. V., Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Molecular Extraction of Peptides in Ionic Liquid Systems", ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2015, 3, 357-364. DOI

14. Seitkalieva M. M., Grachev A. A., Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Nanoscale Organization of Ionic Liquids and Their Interaction with Peptides Probed by 13C NMR Spectroscopy", Tetrahedron, 2014, 70, 6075 - 6081. DOI

15. Egorova K. S., Ananikov V. P., "Toxicity of Ionic Liquids: Eco(cyto)activity as Complicated, but Unavoidable Parameter for Task-Specific Optimization", ChemSusChem, 2014, 7, 336-360. DOI

Other work:

2004-2011 – translator and editor of the publishing houses "Eksmo", "Reader's Digest" and "BINOM";

2011-2013 –translator in the IAPC "Nauka / INTERPERIODICA»;

2011 г – 2015 – annotator in the scientific department of Thomson Reuters;

2005 – translator and editor of the publishing house "AST".


Travel (especially for the Russian off-road jeeps), photography, poetry, web design. Web site: www.dana-mad.ru