Publications

Acute exposure to the penconazole-containing fungicide Topas partially augments antioxidant potential in goldfish tissues.
Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 2017 Mar 12;193:1-8. Epub 2016 Dec 12.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76018, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Dietary alpha-ketoglutarate promotes higher protein and lower triacylglyceride levels and induces oxidative stress in larvae and young adults but not in middle-aged Drosophila melanogaster.
Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 2017 Feb 11;204:28-39. Epub 2016 Nov 11.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76018, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Activation of the Tor/Myc signaling axis in intestinal stem and progenitor cells affects longevity, stress resistance and metabolism in drosophila.
Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 2017 Jan 29;203:92-99. Epub 2016 Sep 29.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 57 Shevchenka str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76018, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Regulation of crayfish, Orconectes virilis, tail muscle lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) in response to anoxic conditions is associated with alterations in phosphorylation patterns.
Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 2016 Dec 18;202:67-74. Epub 2016 Aug 18.
Institute of Biochemistry & Department of Biology, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada. Electronic address:

Characterization of cold-associated microRNAs in the freeze-tolerant gall fly Eurosta solidaginis using high-throughput sequencing.
Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics 2016 Dec 4;20:95-100. Epub 2016 Sep 4.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Université de Moncton, 18 Antonine-Maillet avenue, Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 3E9, Canada. Electronic address:

Oxidative stress responses in gills of goldfish, Carassius auratus, exposed to the metribuzin-containing herbicide Sencor.
Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 2016 Jul 31;45:163-9. Epub 2016 May 31.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk, 76018, Ukraine. Electronic address:

The hibernating South American marsupial, Dromiciops gliroides, displays torpor-sensitive microRNA expression patterns.
Sci Rep 2016 Apr 19;6:24627. Epub 2016 Apr 19.
Department of Biology and Institute of Biochemistry, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada.


Alpha-ketoglutarate attenuates toxic effects of sodium nitroprusside and hydrogen peroxide in Drosophila melanogaster.
Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 2015 Sep 14;40(2):650-9. Epub 2015 Aug 14.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk, 76018, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Toxicity of environmental Gesagard to goldfish may be connected with induction of low intensity oxidative stress in concentration- and tissue-related manners.
Aquat Toxicol 2015 Aug 16;165:249-58. Epub 2015 Jun 16.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Hepatotoxicity of herbicide Sencor in goldfish may result from induction of mild oxidative stress.
Pestic Biochem Physiol 2015 Jul 22;122:67-75. Epub 2014 Dec 22.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vasyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Dynamic changes in global and gene-specific DNA methylation during hibernation in adult thirteen-lined ground squirrels, Ictidomys tridecemlineatus.
J Exp Biol 2015 Jun 23;218(Pt 11):1787-95. Epub 2015 Apr 23.
Department of Pharmacology, McGill University, 3655 Sir William Osler Suite 1309, Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1Y6; Sackler program in Epigenetics and Psychobiology at McGill University

Regulation of Torpor in the Gray Mouse Lemur: Transcriptional and Translational Controls and Role of AMPK Signaling.
Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2015 Apr 17;13(2):103-10. Epub 2015 Jun 17.
Institute of Biochemistry & Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada. Electronic address:

Molecular insights into land snail neuropeptides through transcriptome and comparative gene analysis.
BMC Genomics 2015 Apr 17;16:308. Epub 2015 Apr 17.
Genecology Research Centre, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore DC, Queensland, 4558, Australia.

Regulation of the PI3K/AKT Pathway and Fuel Utilization During Primate Torpor in the Gray Mouse Lemur, Microcebus murinus.
Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2015 Apr 17;13(2):91-102. Epub 2015 Jun 17.
Institute of Biochemistry & Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada. Electronic address:

Primate Torpor: Regulation of Stress-activated Protein Kinases During Daily Torpor in the Gray Mouse Lemur, Microcebus murinus.
Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2015 Apr 18;13(2):81-90. Epub 2015 Jun 18.
Institute of Biochemistry and Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada. Electronic address:

Induction of Antioxidant and Heat Shock Protein Responses During Torpor in the Gray Mouse Lemur, Microcebus murinus.
Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2015 Apr 17;13(2):119-26. Epub 2015 Jun 17.
Institute of Biochemistry & Department of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada. Electronic address:

DNA methylation levels analysis in four tissues of sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus based on fluorescence-labeled methylation-sensitive amplified polymorphism (F-MSAP) during aestivation.
Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 2015 Mar 16;181:26-32. Epub 2014 Nov 16.
Key Laboratory of Marine Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Qingdao 266071, PR China. Electronic address:

Sodium chromate demonstrates some insulin-mimetic properties in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 2015 Jan 15;167:74-80. Epub 2014 Sep 15.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Histopathological and biochemical changes in goldfish kidney due to exposure to the herbicide Sencor may be related to induction of oxidative stress.
Aquat Toxicol 2014 Oct 3;155:181-9. Epub 2014 Jul 3.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

Molybdate partly mimics insulin-promoted metabolic effects in Drosophila melanogaster.
Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 2014 Sep 18;165:76-82. Epub 2014 Jun 18.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

The dynamic nature of DNA methylation: a role in response to social and seasonal variation.
Integr Comp Biol 2014 Jul 10;54(1):68-76. Epub 2014 May 10.
*Stanford University, Gilbert Biology #314, 371 Serra Mall, Palo Alto CA 940305; Carleton University, Steacie Building #507, 1125 Colonel By Ottawa Ontario, K1S5B6; McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building #1309, 3655 Sir William Osler,Montreal, Quebec H3G1Y6*Stanford University, Gilbert Biology #314, 371 Serra Mall, Palo Alto CA 940305; Carleton University, Steacie Building #507, 1125 Colonel By Ottawa Ontario, K1S5B6; McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building #1309, 3655 Sir William Osler,Montreal, Quebec H3G1Y6.



Tissue-specific induction of oxidative stress in goldfish by 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid: mild in brain and moderate in liver and kidney.
Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 2014 Mar 19;37(2):861-9. Epub 2014 Feb 19.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine. Electronic address:

The impact of cold acclimation and hibernation on antioxidant defenses in the ground squirrel (Spermophilus citellus): an update.
Free Radic Biol Med 2013 Dec 4;65:916-24. Epub 2013 Sep 4.
University of Belgrade, Institute for Biological Research "Sinisa Stankovic," Department of Physiology, Bulevar despota Stefana 142, 11060 Belgrade, Serbia.

The mitochondrial uncoupler 2,4-dinitrophenol attenuates sodium nitroprusside-induced toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster: potential involvement of free radicals.
Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 2013 Nov 21;158(4):244-52. Epub 2013 Sep 21.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk, 76025, Ukraine.


S-nitrosoglutathione-induced toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster: Delayed pupation and induced mild oxidative/nitrosative stress in eclosed flies.
Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 2013 Jan 25;164(1):162-70. Epub 2012 Aug 25.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine.

Oxidative stress responses in blood and gills of Carassius auratus exposed to the mancozeb-containing carbamate fungicide Tattoo.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 2012 Nov 7;85:37-43. Epub 2012 Sep 7.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine.

Sodium nitroprusside toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster: delayed pupation, reduced adult emergence, and induced oxidative/nitrosative stress in eclosed flies.
Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 2012 Aug 12;80(3):166-85. Epub 2012 Jun 12.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Vassyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Nickel induces hyperglycemia and glycogenolysis and affects the antioxidant system in liver and white muscle of goldfish Carassius auratus L.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 2012 Jun 22;80:231-7. Epub 2012 Mar 22.
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University named after Vassyl Stefanyk, 57 Shevchenko Str., Ivano-Frankivsk 76025, Ukraine.

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