Main Publications

Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Cell


1. Godnev T.N. «The structure of chlorophyll and methods of its quantitative determination», 1952;

2. Godnev T.N.   «The chlorophyll and its role in  nature», 1955;

3. Godnev T.N.  «Photosynthesis», 1961;

4. Khodasevich E.V.    «The Photosynthetic apparatus of coniferous», 1962;

5. Godnev T.N.   «The chlorophyll,  its structure and formation in plant», 1963;

6. Konev S.V., Volotovski I.D. «Introduction into molecular photobiology», 1971;

7. Volotovski I.D. «The photonics and structural state of proteins and biological membranes», 1979;

8. Konev S.V., Volotovski I.D.  «Photobiology», 1979;

9. Raskin V.I. «Рhotoregeneration of protochlorophyllide», 1981;

10. Konev S.V., Aksentsev S.L., Volotovski I.D.   «Revelation of two-dimensional

world», 1981;

11. Akulovich N.K. «Formation and status of the photoactive protochlorophyllous pigment», 1983;

12. Volotovski I.D., Konev S.V. «The structural dynamics of photoreceptor apparatus», 1986;

13. Volotovski I.D.,  Khovratovich V.I.,  Baranova L.A. «Ion transport in photoreceptor cell», 1990;

14. Volotovski I.D. «Phytochrome is regulatory photoreceptor of plants», 1992.




1. Watts A., Volotovski I.D., Marsh D. Rhodopsin-lipid associations in bovine rod outer segment membranes. Identification of immobilized lipid by spin-labels.// Biochemistry. 1979. Vol.18, N 22  P. 5006-5013.

2. Watts A., Volotovski I.D., Marsh D. The motional properties of rhodopsin and the membrane lipids in bovine rod outer-segment disc membranes.// Biochem. Soc. Trans. 1981. N 1, P.150-151.

3. Volotovski I.D., Ryba N.J., Watts A. Effect of calmodulin on the structural state of photoreceptor membranes and rhodopsin-containing phospholipid vesicles.// Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 1985. Vol. 129, N 2, P.517-521.

4. Volotovski I.D., Khovratovich V.I. Coupling between transmembrane calcium transport and membrane potential in retinal rod discs. // Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B. Biol. Sci. 1986. Vol.   228, N 1250, P.97-108.

5. Volotovski I.D., Khovratovich V.I., Orlov S.N. Light-dependent Na(+)-Ca2+ exchange in retinal rod discs. // Gen. Physiol. Biophys. 1989. Vol. 8, N 6, P. 589-601.

6. Volotovski I.D. Phytochrome. Mechanisms of transduction of phytochromic effects in plant. // Biophysics (Mosc). 1995. Vol.40, N 6, P. 1311-1327.

7. Grigorjev I.V., Grits A.I., Artamonov I.D., Baranova L.A.,  Volotovski I.D. βγ-transducin stimulates hydrolysis and synthesis of phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate in bovine rod outer segment membranes. // Biochim.Biophys.Acta. 1996. Vol. 1310,  P. 131-136.

8. Volotovski I.D. Ca2+ and intracellular signaling in plant cell: role in phytochrome transduction // Biol.Membr. (Mosc). 1998. Vol 15, N 5. P. 573-587.

9. Volotovski I.D, Sokolovsky S.G, Molchan O.V, Knight M.R. Second messengers mediate increases in cytosolic calcium in tobacco protoplasts.//  Plant Physiol. 1998. Vol. 117, N 3, P.1023-1030.

10. Volotovski I.D. Ca2+ and intracellular signalling in plant cells: a role in phytochrome transduction.//  Membr. Cell Biol. 1998. Vol.12, N 5 P. 721-742.

 11. Lyakhnovich G.V., Volotovski I.D. Effect of illumination on phosphoinositide metabolism in the endoplasmic reticulum from etiolated oat seedlings.// J.Plant Physiol. (Mosc).  2000, Vol. 47, N 1, P. 37-42.

12. Dubovskaya L.V., Molchan O.V., Volotovski I.D. Photoregulation of the endogenous cGMP content in oat seedlings.//  J. Plant Physiol. (Mosc). 2001. Vol. 48, N. 1, P. 26-29.

13. Sholuch A.M., Artamonov I.D., Baranova L.A.,  Lipkin V.M., Volotovski I.D. Isolation and identification of tirosin kinase from the cytosole of bovine retinal rod outer segments. // Mol. Boil. (Mosc). 2001. Vol. 35, N 3, P. 510-514.

14. Kabachevskaya A.M., Liakhnovich G.V., Volotovski I.D. Light-dependance of phospholipase D activity in oat seedlings.// J.Plant Physiol. (Mosc).  2002, Vol. 49, N 4, P. 518-523.

15. Emeljanova V.P., Baranova L.A., Sinyushkina S.S., Volotovski I.D. The role of protein kinase C in signal reactions of  bovine retinal rod outer segments. // Biophysics (Mosc). 2002. Vol.47, N 5, P. 886-891 .

16. Veresov V.G., Kabak A.G., Volotovski I.D. A model of calcium dynamics based on refined inositol-1,4,4-triphosphate-sensitive calcium channel kinetics. // Biophysics (Mosc). 2002. Vol.47, N 1, P. 31-37.

17. Emeljanova V.P., Baranova L.A., Volotovski I.D. Effect of modulators of protein kinase C activity on Ca2+ transport in retinal rod microsomes. //  Biochemistry (Mosc). 2002, Vol.67, № 4, P. 529-534.

18. Volotovski I.D., Dubovskaya L.V., Molchan O.V. Photoreceptor phytochrome regulates the cyclic guanosine  3`5`-monophosphate synthesis in Avena sativa L. cells. // Bulg.J.Plant Physiol. 2003, Vol. 29, № 1-2, P. 3-12.

19. Veresov V.G., Kabak A.G., Volotovski I.D. Modeling the calcium signaling in stomatal guard cells under the action of abscisic acid. // J. Plant Physiol. (Mosc).  2003. Vol. 50, N. 5, P. 645-652.

20. Kabachevskaya A.M., Liakhnovich G.V., Volotovski I.D. Phytochrome regulation  of the activity of plant phospholipases.// Biophysics. (Mosc). 2004. Vol.49, N 2, P. 294-304 .

21. Kabachevskaya A.M., Liakhnovich G.V., Volotovski I.D. Regulation of phospholipase D activity by light and phytohormones in oat seedlings.  // J.Plant Physiol. (Mosc).  2004, Vol. 51, N 6, P. 855-859.

22. Antipova T. V., Gapeeva T. A., and Volotovsky  I. D. Photoregulation of protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase and rubisco large subunit accumulation in phytochrome A-deficient transgenic tobacco plants // J.Plant Physiol. (Mosc). 2004, V. 51, N 2, P. 170-174.

23. Dubovskaya L.V., Volotovski I.D. Affinity chromatography isolation and characterization of soluble cGMP-binding proteins from Avena sativa L. seedlings // Bulg. J. Plant Physiol. 2004, Vol. 30, P. 14-24.

24. Kolesneva E.V., Dubovskaya L.V., Volotovski I.D. Effect of nitric oxide on concentration of intracellular free Ca2+in transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana plants under oxidative stress // Cell Biology and Instrumentation: UV Radiation, Nitric Oxide and Cell Death in Plants, Vol. 371 (NATO Science Series: Life and Behavioural Sciences), Y. Blume et al. (Eds.), IOS Press, 2006. Р. 199-207.
25. Emelyanova V.P. , Baranova L.A. ,   Zhornik E.V. ,  Naumenko L.V. ,  Birich T.V., Volotovskii I.D.    Cloning of the coding cDNA sequence of the gene for Csk tyrosine kinase from human lymphocytes // Mol. Biol. (Mosc). 2007. Vol. 41. N 4. P. 589-593.

26. Dubovskaya L.V., Kolesneva E.V., Knyazev D.M., Volotovskii I.D. Protective role of nitric oxide during hydrogen peroxide-induced oxidative stress in tobacco plants // J.Plant Physiol. (Mosc).  2007. Vol. 54, N 6, P. 755-762.

27. Kabachevskaya A.M., Liakhnovich G.V., Kisel M.A., Volotovski I.D. Red/far-red light modulates phospholipase D activity in oat seedlings: relation of enzyme photosensitivity to photosynthesis.// J. of Plant Physiology. 2007, Vol. 164, Р. 108-110.

28. Pundik A.N., Gapeeva Т.A., Tretyakova T.G., Volotovski I.D. The toxicity for the E.coli and A. tumefaciens of the expression product of binary vector with the gene for the cecropin A-melittin hybrids synthesis in plant cells.// Proc. Acad. Sci. Bel. 2008. N 3, P. 55—58.

29. Baranova L.A., Emel’yanova V.P., Zhornik E.V., Minov A.M., Naumenko L.V., Volotovskii I.D. Cloning and analysis of coding cDNA sequence of human leukocyte CSK tyrosine kinase under normal conditions and in choroidal melanoma. // Biology Bulletin. (Mosc).   2008. Vol. 35, N 6, P. 571-577.