• More than 600 foreign researchers have come to Poland in the last decade. Mostly from Ukraine, Germany and India. Within the framework of the EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) program, 34 scientists from around the world have accepted the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology

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  • To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Nencki Institute, on Friday, 19th May 2017, in the Neurobiology Centre Conference Room  a scientific meeting "POPULARIZATION OF SCIENCE - SCIENCE OF POPULARIZATION", combined with the awarding of the Jan Dembowski prize for science popularization in 2016, was held.


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  • The National Science Centre has published ranking lists of projects which have qualified for financial backing within the limits of the competitions announced by the NSC on 15th September, 2016. Scientists from the Nencki Institute received financial backing for the 15 research projects they worked on in OPUS12, PRELUDIUM12, SONATA10 and POLONEZ3 competitions.

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  • START Program scholars at the Nencki Institute

    For the 25th time, the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) has awarded the START scholarships to 100 most talented young Polish scientists. One of the laureates was Monika Riegel, a Ph.D. student at the Laboratory of Brain Imaging, Neurobiology Center.

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Nencki Institute selected publications

EV-TRACK Consortium., Van Deun J, … Cmoch A. … Vandesompele J, Hendrix A. (2017) EV-TRACK: transparent reporting and centralizing knowledge in extracellular vesicle research. Nat Methods 14(3):228-232. IF = 32,1

Ehrlich H, Motylenko M, Sundareshwar PV, Ereskovsky A, Zgłobicka I, Noga T, Płociński T, Tsurkan MV, Wyroba E, Suski S, Bilski H, Wysokowski M, Stöcker H, Makarova A, Vyalikh D, Walter J,  Molodtsov SL, Bazhenov VV, Petrenko I, Langer E, Richter A, Niederschlag E, Pisarek M, Springer A,  Gelinsky M, Rafaja D, Witkowski A, Meyer DC, Jesionowski T, Kurzydłowski KJ (2016) Multiphase Biomineralization: Enigmatic invasive siliceous diatoms produce crystalline calcite. Advanced Functional Materials 26. 2503 – 2510 IF = 11,4

Stefaniuk M, Beroun A, Lebitko T, Markina O, Leski S, Meyza K, Grzywacz A, Samochowiec J, Samochowiec A, Radwanska K, Kaczmarek L (2017) Matrix metalloproteinase-9 and synaptic plasticity in the central amygdala in control of alcohol seeking behavior. Biological Psychiatry doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2016.12.026.
IF = 11,2

Bola L, Zimmermann M, Mostowski P, Jednorog K, Marchewka A, Rutkowski P,  Szwed M (2017) Task-specific reorganization of the auditory cortex in deaf humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114(4):E600-E9. IF = 9,4

de Hoz L, Gierej D, Lioudyno L, Jaworski J, Blazejczyk M, Cruces-Solís H, Beroun A, Lebitko T, Nikolaev T, Knapska E, Nelken I, Kaczmarek L (2017) Blocking c-Fos expression reveals the role of auditory cortex plasticity in sound frequency discrimination learning. Cerebral Cortex doi: 0.1093/cercor/bhx060.
IF = 8,3

Jurkiewicz D, Michalec K, Skowronek K, Nałęcz KA (2017) Tight junction protein ZO-1 controls organic cation/carnitine transporter OCTN2 (SLC22A5) in a protein kinase C-dependent way. Biochim Biophys Acta 1864: 797-805. IF = 5,1

Wolczyk M, Podszywalow-Bartnicka P, Bugajski L, Piwocka K (2017) Stress granules assembly affects detection of mRNA in living cells by the NanoFlares; an important aspect of the technology. Biochim Biophys Acta 1861(5 Pt A):1024-1035. IF =  5,1

Nagaraj S, Laskowska-Kaszub K, Dębski KJ, Wojsiat J, Dąbrowski M, Gabryelewicz T, Kuźnicki J, Wojda U (2017) Profile of 6 microRNA in blood plasma distinguish early stage Alzheimer's disease patients from non-demented subjects. Oncotarget doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.15109.
IF = 5,0

Wacławek E, Joachimiak E, Hall MH, Fabczak H, Włoga D (2017) Regulation of katanin activity in the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila. Molecular Microbiology 103(1):134-150 2016.
IF = 3,8