Inga I Poletaeva


Moscow State University, Leninskie Gori, 1, build. 12, Moscow 119992, Russia


Graduated from Moscow State University at 1961 as physiologist, after post graduate years (1961-1965) worked in Moscow Institute of Psychiatry in EEG lab.Starting from 1970 and up to now –in the lab of physiology and genetics of behavior in Biology Department of MSU.Research interests- behavior genetics and neurjgenetics, genetics of animal cognition, neuroethology. The authorship of the 2 text books: Ethology and behavior genetics (coauthors Z.Zorina and J.Reznikova) and Animal cognition (with Z. Zorina), both in Russian.


Area of Interest

behavior genetics, neurjgenetics, genetics of animal cognition, neuroethology.

top publication

1) SarkissovaKYu, I. B. Fedotova IB, N. M. Surina NM, NikolaevGM,PerepelkinaOV, Poletaeva II.Effect of Chronic Fluoxetine Treatment on Audiogenic Epilepsy,Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression in Rats of four Lines. ISSN 0012_4966, Doklady Biological Sciences, 2016, Vol. 467, pp. 55–58. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd., 2016.1
2) PoletaevaI. I.,. PerepelkinaO. V, BoyarshinovaO. S., GolibrodoV. A.,LilpI. G., LippH.-P., Shin H.S. The Ability to Solve Elementary Logic Tasks in Micewith the Knockout of Sodium–Calcium Exchanger Gene 2 (NCX2)ISSN 0012-4966, Doklady Biological Sciences, 2016, Vol. 469, pp. 159–162. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd., 2016.1
Poletaeva I.I., Surina N.M., Kostina Z.A., Perepelkina O.V., Fedotova I.B.The Krushinsky-Molodkina rat strain: The study of audiogenic epilepsyfor 65 years. Epil.Behav., 2015 This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: "Genetic Models-Epilepsy".© 2015 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Perepelkina OV, Golibrodo VA, Lilp IG, Poletaeva II.Selection of mice for high scores of elementary logical task solution.DoklBiol Sci. 2015 Jan;460(1):52-6. doi: 10.1134/S0012496615010159. Epub 2015 Mar 13.
Poletaeva I.I., Zorina Z.A.A Genetic Approach to the Study of Simple Cognitive Abilities in Animals.Russ. J.Cogn. Science, 2014, V. 1, â„– 3, p. 31-55.
Golibrodo V.A., Perepelkina O.V., Lilp I. G., Poletaeva I.I Behavior of mice selected for cognitive trait in hyponeophagia test.ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2014 Nov-Dec;64(6):742-9.
Poletaeva II, Surina NM, Ashapkin VV, Fedotova IB, Merzalov IB,Perepelkina OV, Pavlova GV. 2014 Maternal methyl-enriched diet in rat reduced the audiogenic seizure proneness in progeny.PharmacolBiochemBehav. 2014 Dec;127:21-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pbb.2014.09.018.
Perepelkina OV, Golibrodo VA, Lilp IG, Poletaeva II Mice selected for large and small brain weight: The preservation of trait differences after the selection was discontinued Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology, 2013, 4, 1-8 ABB doi:10.4236/abb.2013.46A001 Published Online June 2013 (
Timoshenkop T.V., Poletaeva I.I., Fedotova I.B., Surina N.M., Kostina Z.A.Audiogenic seizures – biological phenomenon and experimental model of human epilepsies. In: Clinical and Genetic Aspects of Epilepsy, ISBN 978-953-307-700-0, 2011, edited by Zaid Afawi, p. 115-148
Poletaeva II, Perepelkina OV, Boiarshinova OS, Lil'p IG, Markina NV, Timoshenko TV, RevishchinAV.Neonatal injections of pharmacological agents and their remote genotype-dependent effects in mice and rats. Russ. J. Devel. Biol. (Ontogenez.) 2012 Nov-Dec;43(6):387-400.
Surina NM, Kalinina TS, Volkova AV, Malikova LA, Poletaeva II, Rayevsky KS, Fedotova IB.Anxiety and predisposition to audiogenic epilepsy in rats of different genotypes.Bull ExpBiol Med. 2011 May;151(1):47-50
Perepelkina OV, Markina NV, Golibrodo VA, Lil'p IG, Poletaeva IISelection of mice for high level of extrapolation capacity with concommitant low anxiety level].ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2011 Nov-Dec;61(6):742-9.
Malikova LA, Fedotova IB, Surina NM, Poletaeva II, RaevskiÄ­ KSLevetiracetam modifies the pattern of audiogenic locomotive response in Wistar and Krushinsky-Molodkina strain rats.EkspKlinFarmakol. 2010 Jul;73(7):2-5
Surina NM, Fedotova IB, Kulikov AV, Poletaeva IIPinch-induced catalepsy in rats of various genetic groups with different predisposition to audiogenic epilepsy.ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2010 May-Jun;60(3):364-71
Timoshenko TV, Perepelkina OV, Markina NV, Revischin AV, Pavlova GV, Poletaeva II, Sukhih GT.Audiogenic epilepsy in mice with different genotypes after neonatal treatments enhancing neurogenesis in dentate gyrus.Bull ExpBiol Med. 2009 Apr;147(4):458-61. English, Russian. PMID:19704948
Timoshenko TV, Poletaeva II, Pavlova GV, Revishchin AVEffect of neonatal injections of the neuropeptide Semax on cell proliferation in hippocampal dentate area in rats of two genotypes.DoklBiol Sci. 2009 Jan-Feb;424:78-80
Fedotova IB, Surina NM, Malikova LA, RaevskiÄ­ KS, Poletaeva IIThe investigation of cataleptic muscle tonus changes in rats after audiogenic seizures.ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2008 Sep-Oct;58(5):620-7.
Markina NV, Perepelkina OV, Poletaeva IIThe remote effects of neonatal injections of caffeine and piracetam on audiogenic seizure susceptibility in mice of three genotypes.ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2008 May-Jun;58(3):368-75
Malikova LA, Fedotova IB, Poletaeva II, RaevskiÄ­ KSAnticonvulsant effects of levetiracetam on audiogenic epileptiform siezures in Krushinsky-Molodkina rats..EkspKlinFarmakol. 2007 Nov-Dec;70(6):3-5
Bel'nik AP, Ostrovskaia RU, Poletaeva IIGenotype-dependent mice behavior in cognitive tasks.Effect of noopept.ZhVysshNervDeiatIm I P Pavlova. 2007 Nov-Dec;57(6):721-8