Anna Riabtseva

 Anna Riabtseva, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Fellow

Email: anna.riabtseva@queensu.ca

Hometown: Lviv, Ukraine

Education: 

BSc in Chemical Technology and Engineering, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine

MSc in Chemical Technology of Fuels and Carbon-Based Materials, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine

PhD in Macromolecular Chemistry, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine

Research Areas:

The development of CO2-switchable polymers as draw solutes for forward osmosis

Co-supervisors: Dr. Michael Cunningham and Dr. Philip Jessop

Publications:

Riabtseva A., Kaberov L. I., Noirez L., Ryukhtin V., Nardin C., Verbraeken B., Stepanek P., Hoogenboom R., Filippov S.K. Structural characterization of nanoparticles formed by fluorinated poly(2-oxazoline)-based polyphiles // European Polymer Journal. - 2018. - Vol. 99. - P. 518–527.

Kaberov L., Verbraeken B., Riabtseva A., Brus J., Radulescu A., Talmon Y., Stepanek P., Hoogenboom R., Filippov S.K. Fluorophilic–Lipophilic–Hydrophilic Poly(2-oxazoline) Block Copolymers as MRI Contrast Agents: From Synthesis to Self-Assembly // Macromolecules. – 2018. – Vol. 51 (15). – P. 6047–6056

Filippov S.K., Papagiannopoulos A., Riabtseva A., Pispas S.  Adsorption of lysozyme on pH-responsive PnBA-b-PAA polymeric nanoparticles: studies by stopped-flow SAXS and ITC // Colloid Polym. Sci. – 2018. – Vol.296(7). – P. 1183–1191

Riabtseva A.,Kaberov L. I., Kucka J., Bogomolova A., Stepanek P., Filippov S.K., Hruby M. Polyelectrolyte pH-responsive protein-containing nanoparticles: the physico-chemical supramolecular approach // Langmuir. - 2017. - Vol. 33(3). - P. 764–772.

Kaberov L., Verbraeken B., Riabtseva A., Brus J., Talmon Y., Stepanek P., Hoogenboom R., Filippov S.K. Fluorinated 2-alkyl-2-oxazolines of high reactivity: Spacer-length induced acceleration for Cationic Ring-Opening polymerization as basis for triphilic block copolymer synthesis // ACS Macro Letters. – 2017. – Vol.7. – P.7-10

Kaberov L. I., Verbraeken B., Hruby M., Riabtseva A., Kovacik L., Kereïche S., Brus J., Stepanek P., Hoogenboom R., Filippov S.K.. Novel triphilic block copolymers based on poly (2-methyl-2-oxazoline)–block–poly (2-octyl-2-oxazoline) with different terminal perfluoroalkyl fragments: Synthesis and self-assembly behavior // European Polymer Journal. - 2017. - Vol. 88. - P. 645–655.

Riabtseva A., Mitina N., Grytsyna I., Boiko N., Garamus V.M., Stryhanyuk H., Stoika R., Zaichenko A. Functional micelles formed by branched polymeric surfactants: Synthesis, characteristics, and application as nanoreactors and carriers // European Polymer Journal. - 2016.- Vol. 75. - P. 406–422.

Senkiv Y., Riabtseva A., Heffeter P., Boiko N., Kowol C. R., Jungwith U., Shlyakhtina Y., Garasevych S. G., Mitina N., Berger W., Zaichenko A., Stoika R. Enhanced Anticancer Activity and Circumvention of Resistance Mechanisms by Novel Polymeric/Phospholipidic Nanocarriers of Doxorubicin. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology // Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. – 2014 - Vol. 10, №7 – р. 1368–1381.

Heffeter P., Riabtseva A., Senkiv Y., Kowol C.R., Körner W., Jungwith U., Mitina N., Keppler B.K., Konstantinova T., Yanchuk I., Stoika R., Zaichenko A., Berger W. Nanoformulation Improves Activity of the (pre)Clinical Anticancer Ruthenium Complex KP1019 // Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. – 2014 - Vol. 10, №5 – р. 877–884.