Chibunova Ekaterina

His research interests:

- supramolecular chemistry;

- thermodynamics of host-guest complex formation;

- macrocyclic ligands and biopolymers;

- biologically active compounds (vitamins, drugs).

Participation in grants and programs:

Grant of Russian Science Foundation (№15-13-10017, 2015) - Development of new drug compounds with neuroprotective and cognitive-stimulating properties on the basis of supramolecular chemistry approaches

Grant of Russian Foundation for Basic Research (№15-43-03017, 2015) - Development and investigation of new water-soluble dosage forms of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs


Grant of Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation"Research and scientific-pedagogical personnel of innovative Russia for 2009-2013." (№8839, 2012-2013) – Study on effects of biologically relevant inorganic salts on encapsulation of drugs and vitamins by cyclodextrins: thermodynamic study.

Grant of Russian Foundation for Basic Research (№12-03-97516, 2012-2014) - Study on the influence of components of biological environment on encapsulation of drugs by cyclodextrins

The most important publications:
  1. Terekhova I.V., Chibunova E.S., Kumeev R.S., Kruchinin S.E., Fedotova M.V., Kozbiał M., Wszelaka-Rylik M., Gierycz P. Specific and nonspecific effects of biologically active inorganic salts on inclusion complex formation of cyclodextrins with aromatic carboxylic acids // Chem. Eng. Sci. – 2015. – V. 122. – P. 97-103.
  2. Terekhova I.V., Chibunova E.S., Kumeev R.S., Alper G.A. Cyclodextrin-benzoic acid binding in salt solutions: Effects of biologically relevant anions // Carbohydr. Polym. – 2014. – V. 110. – P. 472-479.
  3. Romanova A.O., Chibunova E.S., Kumeev R.S., Fedorov M.V., Terekhova I.V. a-Cyclodextrin/aminobenzoic acid binding in salt solutions at different pH: dependence on guest structure // Int. J. Biol. Macromol. – 2013. – V. 57. – P. 255-258.
  4. Terekhova I.V., Chibunova E.S., Kumeev R.S., Alper G.A. Role of biologically active inorganic anions Cl- and Br- in inclusion complex formation of a-cyclodextrin with some aromatic carboxylic acids // Chem. Phys. Lett. – 2013. – V. 557. – P. 134-139.
  5. Chibunova E.S., Kumeev R.S., Terekhova I.V. Thermodynamic study on salt effects on complex formation of α-, β- and γ-cyclodextrins with p-aminobenzoic acid // J. Chem. Thermodyn. – 2015. – V. 91. – P. 30-34.


main stages of research and teaching:

Ivanovo State University, Department of Chemistry and Biology (2007-2012)

PhD student. G.A. Krestov Institute of Solution Chemistry of RAS. Physical Chemistry (2012-2015)