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., 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

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

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. Shevelyov YY, Lavrov SA, Mikhaylova LM, Nurminsky ID, Kulathinal RJ, Egorova KS, Rozovsky YM, Nurminsky DI (2009). The B-type lamin is required for somatic repression of testis-specific gene clusters. *PNAS *106(9):3282-3287. DOI

7. Egorova KS, Olenkina OM, Kibanov MV, Kalmykova AI, Gvozdev VA, Olenina LV (2009). Genetically derepressed nucleoplasmic Stellate protein in spermatocytes of *D. melanogaster* interacts with the catalytic subunit of protein kinase 2 and carries histone-like lysine-methylatedmark. *J Mol Biol* 389(5): 895-906 DOI

8. Egorova KS, Olenkina OM, and Olenina LV (2010). Lysine methylation on nonhistone proteins is a way to regulate their stability and function. *Biochemistry(Moscow)*, 75(5):535-548. DOI

9. Kibanov MV, Egorova KS, Ryazansky SS, Sokolova OA, Kotov AA, Olenkina OM, Stolyarenko AD, Gvozdev VA, and Olenina LV (2011). A novel organelle, the piNG-body, in the nuage of *Drosophila* male germ cells, is associated with piRNA-mediated gene silencing. *Mol Biol Cell*, 22(18):3410-3419. DOI

10. Olenkina OM, Egorova KS, Kibanov MV, Gervaziev YV, Gvozdev VA, and Olenina LV (2012). Promoter contribution to the testis-specific expression of *Stellate* gene family in *Drosophila melanogaster*. *Gene*, 499(1):143-153. DOI

11. Egorova KS, Olenkina OM, and Olenina LV. Significance of Stellate genes in spermatogenesis of Drosophila melanogaster. In: Drosophila melanogaster: life cycle, genetics and development, Nova Science Pub Inc, 2012.

12. Olenkina OM, Egorova KS, Aravin AA, Naumova NM, Gvozdev VA, and Olenina LV (2012). Mapping of cis-regulatory sites in the promoter of
testis-specific Stellate genes of Drosophila melanogaster. Biochemistry (Moscow), 77(11): 1285-1293. DOI

13. Egorova KS and Toukach PV (2012). Critical analysis of CCSD data quality. J. Chem. Inf. Model., 52(11): 2812-2814. DOI

14. Egorova KS and Toukach PV (2014). Expansion of coverage of Carbohydrate Structure Database (CSDB). Carb. Res., 389: 112-114. DOI

15. Kapaev RR, Egorova KS, and Toukach PV (2014). Carbohydrate structure generalization scheme for database-driven simulation of experimental
observables, such as NMR chemical shifts. J. Chem. Inf. Model., 54(9):2594-2611. DOI

16. Toukach PV and Egorova KS. Bacterial, Plant, and Fungal Carbohydrate Structure Database (CSDB). In: Glycoscience: Biology and Medicine, Springer-Japan, 2014, pp. 241–250. DOI, ISBN: 978-4-431-54836-2

17. Toukach PV and Egorova KS. Bacterial, Plant, and Fungal Carbohydrate Structure Databases: Daily Usage. In: Glycoinformatics, Springer – New York, 2015, pp. 55-85. DOI

18. К.С. Егорова, Н.А. Калинчук, Ю.А. Книрель, Ф.В. Тоукач (2015). База данных природных углеводов (CSDB) – новые возможности. Известия Академии наук, серия химическая, №5, 1205-1210.

19. Toukach PV and Egorova KS (2016). Carbohydrate structure database merged from bacterial, archaeal, plant and fungal parts. Nucleic Acids Res., 44(D1): D1229-D1236. DOI

20. Egorova KS, Kondakova AN, and Toukach PV (2015). Carbohydrate Structure Database: tools for statistical analysis of bacterial, plant and fungal glycomes. Database, 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