Alexandra Ivanova

Alexandra Ivanova

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Position: Research Scientist


Phone number: +7 (812) 372-54-66 ext. 2245

Research interests:

  • Methods of electron microscopy.
  • Secretory structures in plants: ontogenesis, evolution.
  • Carnivorous plants.

Keywords: Electron microscopy, glandular trichomes, secretory canals, carnivorous plants, Cleomaceae, Droseraceae, Araliaceae

Education and work experience:

1985-1990 – student, Department of Biochemistry, Leningrad State University.
1997-2000 – postgraduate student in Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.

2000 – until now – Research Scientist in Komarov Botanical Institute RAS, Laboratory of Plant Anatomy and Morphology.

Grants and research projects:

Member of research team:

  • 2006-2008. U.S. Civilian Research & Development Foundation (Американский Фонд Гражданских Исследований И Развития) RUB1-2829-ST-06 «Biodiversity and novel mechanism of photosynthesis in Central Asian desert plants».

Professional memberships:

Scientific-organizational and teaching activities:

Selected publications:

Kosolapova A.O. Belousov M.V. … Ivanova, A.N. et al. Two Novel Amyloid Proteins, RopA and RopB, from the Root Nodule Bacterium Rhizobium leguminosarum. Biomolecules. 2019. 9: 694.

Dmitrieva V.A., Ivanova A.N., Tyutereva E.V., Evkaikina A.I., Klimova E.A., Voitsekhovskaja O.V. Chlorophyllide-a-Oxygenase (CAO) deficiency affects the levels of singlet oxygen and formation of plasmodesmata in leaves and shoot apical meristems of barley. Plant Sygnaling and Behavoir. 2017. 12(4):e1300732.

Tyutereva E.V., Evkaikina A.I., Ivanova A.N., Voitsekhovskaja O.V. The absence of chlorophyll b affects lateral mobility of photosynthetic complexes and lipids in grana membranes of Arabidopsis and barley chlorina mutants. Photosynthesis Research. 2017. 133(1-3): 357-370.

Evkaikina A.I., Berke L., Romanova M.A., Proux-Wéra E., Ivanova A.N., Rydin C., Pawlowski K., Voitsekhovskaja O.V. The Huperzia selago Shoot Tip Transcriptome Sheds New Light on the Evolution of Leaves. Genome Biology and Evolution. 2017. 9(9): 2444–2460.

Shebanova T., Ismagulova T., … Ivanova A. et al. Versatility of the green microalga cell vacuole function as revealed by analytical transmission electron microscopy. Protoplasma. 2016. 254: 1323–1340.

Nosova N., Yakovleva O., Ivanova A., Kiritckova A. First data on the ultrastructure of the leaf cuticle of a Mesozoic conifer, Mirovia Reymanówna (Miroviaceae). Review of Paleobotany and Palynology. 2016. 233: 115-124.

Voznesenskaya E.V., Koteyeva N.K., Chuong S.DX., Ivanova A.N., Barroca J., Craven L.A., Edwards G.E. Physiological, anatomical and biochemical characterisation of photosynthetic types in genus Cleome (Cleomaceae). Functional Plant Biology. 2007. 34(4): 247-267.