Tym Sokolskyi

PhD student, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Astrobiology, origins & early evolution of life
Sokolskyi, T., & DasSarma, S. Role of horizontal gene transfers and microbial ecology in the evolution of fluxes through the reductive tricarboxylic acid cycle. bioRxiv (2022).

Sokolskyi, T., Thorne, S., Hernandez, E. S., Wong., M. L. Considerations for quantitatively evaluating habitability of extraterrestrial environments using modern microbial metabolisms. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting (2022).
Sokolskyi, T., & DasSarma, S. Origins of the modern tricarboxylic acid cycle in the origins of life. Astrobiology Science Conference, American Geophysical Union (2022).

Sokolskyi, T. Bacterial Major Vault Protein homologs shed new light on origins of the enigmatic organelle. bioRxiv (2019). 
C. elegans ecotoxicology & microbiome
Leuthner, T., Benzing, L. C., Kohrn, B., Bergemann, C., Hipp, M., Hershberger, K., Mello, D. F., Sokolskyi, T., Stevenson, K., Merutka, I. R., Seay, S., Gregory, S., Kennedy, S. & Meyer, J. Resistance of mitochondrial DNA to cadmium and aflatoxin B1 damage-induced germline mutation accumulation in C. elegans. Nucleic Acids Research, gkac666 (2022).

Sokolskyi, T., Leuthner, L., Meyer, J. Impact of Aflatoxin B1 on C. elegans gut microbiome and host resistance. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 41st Annual Meeting (2020).
Vertebrate Paleontology
Sokolskyi, T., & Guinot, G. Elasmobranch (Chondrichthyes) assemblages from the Albian (Lower Cretaceous) of Ukraine. Cretaceous Research, 117, 104603 (2021).

Sokolskyi, T., Kosch, J., & Zanno, L. Unusual tooth replacement in a new Cenomanian iguanodontian from the Mussentuchit Member of the Cedar Mountain formation. 79th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (2019).

Sokolskyi, T., Guinot, G. Elasmobranch (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii) faunal complex from Late Albian (Early Cretaceous) of Kanev dislocations, Ukraine. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 50, No. 6 (2018).
Popova, L., Ogienko, O., Sokolskiy, T. Fossil Elasmobranchs and Stratigraphy of Cretaceous Deposits, Kaniv. Visnyk Taras Schevchenko National University of Kyiv, 1(68), 10-14 (2015).

Non-academic writing
- A short article discussing evolution of the weirdest organelle: A vault of knowledge: the weirdest and least studied cellular structure