Galina V. Orlova


biographical sketch

Galina V. Orlova

EDUCATION/TRAINING (Begin with baccalaureate or other initial professional education, such as nursing, and include postdoctoral training.)



(if applicable)



Novosibirsk State University, Russia

Novosibirsk State Agrarian University





Cytology and Genetics

Animal Breeding, Selection, and Genetics



08/1982 - Present: Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Novosibirsk, Russia

1982-1984: Postgraduate

1984 - 1987: Junior researcher, Laboratory of Animal Genetics

1987 - 1992: Researcher, Laboratory of Animal Genetics

1992-1997: Researcher, Sector of Molecular Genetics of Domestic Animals

1997 -present: Researcher, Laboratory of Genetics of Populations


Regulatory genomic sequences databases. Quantitative trait loci, lethal alleles, animal genetics. Regulatory genomic sequences analysis. Eukaryotic gene expression regulation.


1. J.V.Ponomarenko, G.V. Orlova, S.V. Lavryushev, A.S. Frolov, S.V. Zybova, N.A. Kolchanov. SELEXdb: a database on selected randomized DNA/RNA sequences. Nucleic Acid Research, 2000, V.1, (in press)

2. Orlova G.V., Bekenev V.A., Nikitin S.V., Gorelov I.G., Knyasev S.P., Khijnyak A.A., Fokin O.N., Lavryushev S.V. Digital librariy on genetical markers in domestic pig populations. Digital libraries, 1999, V. 2, Issue 3, (in Russian)

3. Knyasev S.P., Nikitin S.V., Gorelov I.G., Ermolaev V.I., Savina M.A., Orlova G.V., Zhuchaev K.V., Papshev S.P., Kabanenko E.V.The Associations of Genetic Markers in Two Related Breeds of Pigs. Russian Journal of Genetics. Vol. 35. No. 3. 1999, pp. 567-572.

4. Orlova G.V., Nikitin S.V., Bekenev V.A., Lobkov Yu.I. The Linkage of Porcine Locus for Esterase D with a Lethal Factor, Russian Journal of Genetics, 1999, 35, No. 3, pp. 301-306

5. Gorelov I.G., Ermolaev V.I., Savina M.A., Orlova G.V., Dolgikch M.E., Kaldibaev S.U. Genetical polymorphism in Semirechenskaya pig breed. Selskochozyaistvennaya biologia, 1999, No 2, P. 55-60 (in Russian)

6. S.V. Nikitin, Orlova G.V., Gorelov I.G., Lobkov Yu.I. The effect of lethal factors on litter size in pig. In: Proc. Of 26 Intern. Conference on Animal Genetics, Auckland, New Zealand, 1998, p. 104-105.

7. Knyazev S.P. and Orlova G.V. Reconstruction of phylogenesis of Eurasian Sus scrofa according to the genetic structure of E blood group system, Proceedings of Euro-American Mammal Congress, Spain, 1998, p. 285.

8. Orlova G.V., Nikitin S.V., Bekenev V.A., Lobkov Yu.I., Axenovich T.I. Esterase D: polymorphism, allele segregation, and litter size in pig. Proc. of 6 World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Australia, 1998, p. 664-667.

9. Agulnik S., Sabantsev I.D., Orlova G.V. and Ruvinsky A.O. Meiotic drive on aberrant chromosome 1 in the mouse is determinated by a linked distorter, 1993, Genetical Research, 61, P. 91-96.

10.Gorelov I.G., Savina M.A., Ermolaev V.I., Orlova G.V., Kaldybaev S.U. “Immunogenetical analysis of Semirechenskaya pig breed” (1995) Proceedings of 46th Annual meeting of the European Association for animal production, Prague, p.62.

11. Orlova G.V. and Bekenev V.A. “Polymorphism of erythrocyte enzymes in Large White pig breed in Siberia” (1990) Proceedings of 21th International Conference of Animal Genetics, Michigan, USA, p.30.

12. Orlova G.V. Enzyme polymorphism in Siberian wild boar (Sus scrofa sibiricus) (1989) Isozyme Bulletin, 22, P.72.


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