630091 Novosibirsk,
11, Frunze str.
Phone/Fax: +7 (383) 2170 973
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Yana Vorontsova



Researcher, PhD

Laboratory of Insect Pathology

Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science

Working address
Laboratory of insect pathology, Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS, 630091, Frunze str. 11, Novosibirsk, Russia


Phone: +7(383)2170326

Fax: +7(383)2170973



Professional Society
Russian Microbiological Society (since 1997) Russian
Entomological Society (since 1997)
Society of Parasitologists of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 1999)


Educational history and career:

Student of Novosibirsk State Agrarian University
(Department of Plant protection )
1991 – 1997
PhD student of Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS
(Research assistant of Laboratory of insect pathology)
1997 – 2000
Researcher of Laboratory of insect pathology of Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS (PhD in entomology) 2000 - present time


Current interests:


Selected publications:

Vorontsova Ya.L., Yurlova N.I., Vodyanitskaya S. N., Glupov V.V. 2008. An activity of nonspecific esterases in homogenates of snails Lymnaea stagnalis and Lymnaea tumida (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) infected by trematodes cercariae Echinoparyphium aconiatum and Moliniella anceps (Echinostomatidae) // Parasitology. 42. P. 497-509. (in Russian). English summary.

Dubovskiy I.M., Martemyanov V.V., Vorontsova Y.L., Rantala M.J., Gryzanova E.V., Glupov V.V.  2008. Effect of the bacterial infection on the antioxidant activity and lipid peroxidation in the midgut of larvae Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae) // Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. С.148. P. 1-5. PDF

Vorontsova Ya.L., Ershov N.I., Glupov V.V. 2006. Effect of microsporidia Vairimorpha ephestiae (Microsporidia: Burenellidae) on activity and spectrum of nonspecific esterases in various tissues of the greater wax moth larvae Galleria mellonella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) // Parasitology. 40. P. 74-84 (in Russian).English summary.

Vorontsova Ya.L., Tokarev Yu.S., Sokolova Yu.Ya, Glupov V.V. 2004. Microsporidiosis in the wax moth Galleria mellonella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) caused by Vairimorpha ephestiae (Microsporidia: Burenellidae) // Parasitology. 38. P. 239-250 (in Russian). English summary.

Lozinskaya (Vorontsova) Ya.L., Slepneva I.A., Khramtsov V.V., Glupov V.V. 2004. Changes of the antioxidant status and system of generation of free radicals in hemolymph of Galleria mellonella larvae at microsporidiosis // Journal of Evolutionary Biochemistry and Physiology. 40,P. 119-125. PDF

Glupov V.V., Khvoshevskaya M.F., Lozinskaya (Vorontsova) Ya.L., Dubovski I.M., Martem'yanov V.V., Sokolova Ju.Ya. 2001. Application of the method NBT-reduction for studies on the production of reactive oxigen species in Insect haemocytes // Cytobios. 106. S2. P. 165-178.

Sokolova J.Y., Tokarev Y.S., Lozinskaya (Vorontsova) Y.L., Glupov V.V. 2000. Morphofunctional analysis of haemocytes of the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus (Orthoptera: Gryllidae) during acute microsporidiosis caused by Nosema grylli (Microsporidia: Nosematidae) // Parasitology. 34. P. 408–419 (in Russian). English summary