Anna I. Ganyukova

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Position: Junior Researcher
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Educational background: Saint-Petersburg State University, 2013
Research interests: Parasitology, protozoology, morphology, biodiversity, phylogenetics, phylogeography.
Field studies: Russian Federation: Karelia, Komi rep., Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district, Kamchatka, Leningrad Region.
Pedagogical activity: Course “General Biology” (Academic Gymnasium named after D. Faddeev St. Petersburg State University)
Scientific projects and grants:
  • RFBR 15-04-00396 А PI A.O. Frolov. “Complex analysis of Archamoebids cytobiont communities (Amoebozoa, Archamoebae)”.
  • RFBR 15-29-02734 ofi_m Pl S.A. Karpov “Depository of cultures as a basis for studying the biological diversity of parasitic protists in the territory of Russia”.
  • RFBR 18-04-00138 А PI A.O. Frolov. Trypanosomatids and their prokaryotic endosymbionts: cophylogeny and a diversity of symbiotic associations.
  • RFBR 18-34-00867 mol_a PI A.I. Ganyukova. The study of trypanosomatid biodiversity (Kinetoplastea: Trypanosomatidae) – parasites of brachycerous diptera species (Insecta: Brachycera) dominants in Eurasian boreal region.
  • RFBR 19-34-90027 PI A.O. Frolov. Comprehensive analysis of trypanosomatids species with potentially low levels of host specificity.
  • RSF 18-14-00134 PI A.O. Frolov. Development of a phylogenetically coordinated model of the evolution of life cycles in parasitic flagellates of the order Trypanosomatida.
Selected Publications:
  • Davydova Y.A., Nesterkova D.V., Drozdova L.I., Ganyukova A.I. (2017). Prevalence of coccidia infection in the European mole (Talpa europaea L.) under conditions of industrial pollution. Russian Journal of Ecology 48 (4), 399.
  • Frolov A., Malysheva M., Ganyukova A., Yurchenko V., Kostygov A. (2017). Life cycle of Blastocrithidia papi sp. n. (Kinetoplastea, Trypanosomatidae) in Pyrrhocoris apterus (Hemiptera, Pyrrhocoridae). European Journal of Protistology. 57: 85-98.
  • Frolov, A. O., Malysheva, M. N., Ganyukova, A. I., Yurchenko, V., & Kostygov, A. Y. (2018). Obligate development of Blastocrithidia papi (Trypanosomatidae) in the Malpighian tubules of Pyrrhocoris apterus (Hemiptera) and coordination of host-parasite life cycles. PloS one, 13(11) e0208178. pone.0208178
  • Ganyukova, A. I., Zolotarev, A. V., Malysheva, M. N., & Frolov, A. O. (2018). First record of Trypanosoma theileri-like flagellates in horseflies from Northwest Russia. Protistology, 12(4), 223-230.
  • Frolov, A. O., Malysheva, M. N., Ganyukova, A. I., Spodareva, V. V., Yurchenko, V., & Kostygov, A. Y. (2019). Development of Phytomonas lipae sp. n. (Kinetoplastea: Trypanosomatidae) in the true bug Coreus marginatus (Heteroptera: Coreidae) and insights into the evolution of life cycles in the genus Phytomonas. PloS one, 14(4).
  • Ganyukova, A. I., Malysheva, M. N., Smirnov, P. A., & Frolov, A. O. (2019). Crithidia dobrovolskii sp. n. (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae) from parasitoid fly Lypha dubia (Diptera: Tachinidae): morphology and phylogenetic position. Protistology, 13(4), 206-214.
  • Frolov, A. O., Malysheva, M. N., Ganyukova, A. I., Spodareva, V. V., Králová, J., Yurchenko, V., & Kostygov, A. Y. (2020). If host is refractory, insistent parasite goes berserk: Trypanosomatid Blastocrithidia raabei in the dock bug Coreus marginatus. PLoS One, 15(1), e0227832.