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Founded in 1981

Phone: +7 391 249 44 28


Head of the laboratory: Tatiana Grigorjevna Volova, D.Sc., Prof.

Laboratory staff:

International cooperation

  • Vietnam-Russia Tropical Center, Hon Tre, Nha Trang Bay (the Socialist Republic of Vietnam)

  • Toxicology Science and Research Centre, the Department of Forensic Sciences of the Medical School, University of Crete and The University Hospital, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

  • Department of Biology and Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Technological University, Cambridge, MA, USA

  • Los Angeles Silicon Valley

  • Center of Excellence in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

  • Institut fur Molekulare Mikrobiologie und Biotechnologie, University of Munster, Munster, Germany

  • Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Stuttgart, Germany

List of major publications

  1. T.G. Volova, A.N. Boyandin, A.D. Vasiliev, V.A. Karpov, S.V. Prudnikova, O.V. Mishukova, U.A. Boyarskikh, M.L. Filipenko, V.P. Rudnev, Bui Ba Xuan, Vu Viet Dung, I.I. Gitelson Biodegradation of polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) in tropical coastal waters and identification of PHA-degrading bacteria // Polymer Degradation and Stability. 2010. -V. 95.- P.2350-2359 (IF 2.154)

  2. Slabko V.V., Volova T.G., Krasnov P.O., Kuzubov A.A., I. Shishatskaya E.I. Surface Modification of Bioresorbable Polymer Scaffolds by Laser Treatment // Biophysics. 2010 - V. 55. - 2. - P. 277-283.

  3. Shishatskaya E.I., Goreva A.V., Kalacheva G.S., Volova T.G. Biocompatability and resorption of intravenously administered polymer microparticles in tissues of internal organs of laboratory animals// J. Polym. Sci: Polym. Ed.-2010. Appeared or available online: 10 November 2010 (IF 2,51)

  4. Zhila N.O., Kalacheva G.S., Volova T.G.Effect of salinity on the biochemical composition of the alga Botryococcus braunii Kutz IPPAS H-252 // J. Appl Phycol. May 2010. Online First (IF 1,018)

  5. Shishatskaya E.I. A.V. Goreva, G.S. Kalacheva, T.G. Volova Biocompatability and resorption of intravenously administered polymer microparticles in tissue of internalorgans of laboratory animals // J. Biomater Sci: Polym Ed. 2011. - V.22. - P.2185 - 2203 (IF 1,842)

  6. Zhila N.., Kalacheva G.S., Volova T.G. Effect of salinity on the biochemical composition of the alga Botryococcus braunii Kutz IPPAS H-252 // J.Appl Phycol -2011.- V.23, P. 47-52. (IF 2,41)

  7. Volova T.G., Shishatskaya E.I., Sinskey A.J. Degradable Polymers: Production, Properties and Applications: Nova Sci Publ., 2013, 380 . ISBN: 978-1-62257-832-0

  8. Goreva A.V., Shishatskaya E.I., Volova T.G., Sinskey A.J. Characterization of polymeric microparticles based on resorbable polyesters of oxyalkanoic acids as a platform for deposition and delivery of drugs - 2012 - Polymer Science. Series A. - V.54. - 2. P. 94-105 (IF 0.838)

  9. Volova T., Zhila N., Kalacheva G., Brigham C., Sinskey A. J. The effects of the intracellular poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) reserves on physiological-biochemical properties and growth of Ralstonia eutropha // Research in Microbiology 2012 (IF 2.865).

  10. Boyandin A.N., Rudnev V.P., Ivonin V.N., Prudnikova S.V., Korobikhina K.I., Filipenko M.L., Volova T.G., Sinskey A.J. Biodegradation of polyhydroxyalkanoate films in natural environments // Macromolecular Symposia. 2012

  11. Goreva A.V., Shishatskaya E.I., Kuzmina A.M., Volova T.G., Sinskey A.J. Microparticles prepared from biodegradable polyhydroxyalkanoates as matrix for encapsulation of cytostatic drug // Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2013 DOI :10.1007/s10856-013-4941-2. (IF 2.316)