Laboratories

Tamara Aleksandrzak-Piekarczyk, PhD, DSc

Laboratory of Applied Microbiology

The laboratory is interested in research on biodiversity of natural bacterial strains and bacteriophages, probiotic features and molecular mechanisms of bioactivity of lactic acid bacteria (LAB) on model tissue cultures (…)

Wojciech Bal, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Biological Chemistry of Metal Ions

The goal of our laboratory is to elucidate chemical principles that underlie biological mechanisms of metal ion physiology, with a particular interest in lesser understood processes of metal ion transport. (…)

Robert Bialik, PhD, DSc, Prof. of IBB PAS

Department of Antarctic Biology

The Department of Antarctic Biology is responsible for the scientific program that is undertaken at the Arctowski Polish Antarctic Station, providing expert opinions about Antarctica for numerous Ministries of the (…)

Matthias Bochtler, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Genome Engineering

Our laboratory is interested in enzymes that shape the genome and epigenome. Our work ranges from the structural biology of individual enzymes that play a role in genome engineering and (…)

Magdalena Rakowska-Boguta, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of tRNA Transcription

Our laboratory is interested in the regulation of tRNA transcription by RNA polymerase III and its auxiliary factors. We aim to characterize molecular mechanisms that control RNA polymerase III biogenesis (…)

Beata Burzyńska, PhD, DSc, Prof. of IBB PAS

Laboratory of Genetic Basis of Human Diseases

Our laboratory focuses on the relationship between human genetics and various disease states. Project 1 – Determination of genetic biomarkers that are associated with cardiovascular disorders at the mRNA and (…)

Michał Dadlez, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Mass Spectrometry

Our laboratory is interested in applying mass spectrometry techniques to solve biomedically oriented problems, with a focus on structural studies of protein assemblies, structural consequences of posttranslational modifications, and targeted (…)

Grażyna Dobrowolska, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Plant Protein Phosphorylation

Our laboratory investigates the response of plants to environmental stresses, especially drought, salinity, and extreme temperatures. Our studies focus on annexins and protein kinases that are involved in stress signal (…)

Iwona J. Fijałkowska, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of DNA Replication and Genome Stability

Our laboratory seeks to identify mechanisms and factors that ensure efficient and highly accurate DNA replication and influence genetic stability. (…)

Magdalena Gabig-Cimińska, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Human Skin Diseases

Our laboratory investigates the molecular and cellular mechanisms of (i) the pathogenesis of human autoimmune diseases that have a genetic component, mainly immuno-mediated inflammatory skin disorders, such as psoriasis, and (…)

Damian Graczyk, PhD

Laboratory of RNA Metabolism in Immune Responses

RNA polymerase (Pol) III synthesizes several small noncoding RNAs, including transfer RNA (tRNA). We are interested in studying mechanisms of Pol III regulation during innate immune responses in both immune and (…)

Elżbieta Grzesiuk, PhD, DSc, Prof.

Laboratory of Modification and Damage of DNA and RNA

In Prokaryota, we characterize the AlkB-directed one-protein DNA repair system, especially the ability of AlkB to repair alkylating lesions, and its cooperation with other DNA repair systems. In Eukaryota, we (…)