• The 4th PhD Conference at the Nencki Institute

    On October 2nd-3rd 2019, in the lecture hall of the CN, the 4th Conference of PhD students of the Nencki Institute took place. The conference was inaugurated by dr hab. Artur Marchewka, the organizer of the Conference. As in previous years, during the two-day conference, PhD students of the Institute presented the results of their research in the form of longer (15 min.) or shorter (5 min.) presentations and posters. The conference ended with a lecture by Professor John Mattick, from Green Templeton College in Oxford, entitled "The misunderstanding of molecular biology".

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  • On October 2nd 2019, at the Nencki Institute, the inauguration of the 2019/2020 academic year of the Warsaw School of Doctoral Sciences and Biomedical Sciences took place.

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  • On 17th September 2019, The Nencki Institute held the ceremoial opening of the first two Dioscuri Centres of Scientific Excellence in Poland, created under the auspices of the Max Planck Society, thanks to a joint initiative of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Poland, and Ministry of Education and Research of the Federal Republic of Germany. 

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  • We kindly invite you to participate in an open meeting with Dr. Tomasz Poprawka, an expert of the PolSCA Agency, who will introduce the future EU framework program Horizon Europe and will talk about the possibilities of getting involved in its co-creation and preparation for the upcoming competitions.

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Nencki Institute selected publications

Gorinski N, Bijata M, Prasad S, Wirth A, Galil DA, Zeug A, Bazovkina D, Kondaurova E, Kulikova E, Ilchibaeva T, Zareba-Koziol M, Papaleo F, Scheggia D, Kochlamazashvili G, Dityatev A, Smyth I, Krzystyniak A, Wlodarczyk J, Richter DW, Strekalova T, Sigrist E, Bang C, Hobuß L, Fiedler J, Thum T, Naumenko VS, Pandey G, Ponimaskin E. (2019) Attenuated palmitoylation of serotonin receptor 5-HT1A affects receptor function and contributes to depression-like behaviors. Nat. Commun. 10: 1-14. IF = 11.878

Sikora E, Bielak-Zmijewska A, Mosieniak G. (2019) Targeting normal and cancer senescent cells as a strategy of senotherapy. Ageing Res. Rev. 55:100941. IF = 10.39

Matryba P., Kaczmarek L., Golab J. (2019) Advances in ex situ tissue optical clearing. Laser Photonics Rev. 13: 1800292. doi: 10.1002/lpor.201800292.
IF = 9.056

Tracz-Gaszewska Z, Dobrzyn P. (2019) Stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 as a therapeutic target for the treatment of cancer. Cancers 11: 948. IF = 6.162 

Kolba MD, Dudka W, Zaręba-Kozioł M, Kominek A, Ronchi P, Turos LChroscicki P, Wlodarczyk J, Schwab Y, Klejman A, Cysewski D, Srpan K, Davis DM, Piwocka K. (2019) Tunneling nanotube-mediated intercellular vesicle and protein transfer in the stroma-provided imatinib resistance in chronic myeloid leukemia cells. Cell Death Dis. 10(11): 817. doi: 10.1038/s41419-019-2045-8. IF = 5.959

Przanowski P, Mondal SS, Cabaj A, Dębski KJ, Wojtas B, Gielniewski B, Kaza B, Kaminska B, Dabrowski M. (2019) Open chromatin landscape of rat microglia upon proinvasive or inflammatory polarization. Glia 67(12): 2312-2328. IF = 5.829

Bola Ł, Matuszewski J, Szczepanik M, Droździel D, Sliwinska MW, Paplińska M, Jednoróg K, Szwed M, Marchewka A. (2019) Functional hierarchy for tactile processing in the visual cortex of sighted adults. Neuroimage doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116084. 
IF = 5.812

Osinka A, Poprzeczko M, Zielinska MM, Fabczak H, Joachimiak E, Wloga D. (2019) Ciliary Proteins: Filling the Gaps. Recent Advances in Deciphering the Protein Composition of Motile Ciliary Complexes. Cells 8(7): 730. doi: 10.3390/cells8070730. IF = 5.656

Dębska A, Chyl K, Dzięgiel G, Kacprzak A, Łuniewska M, Plewko J, Marchewka A, Grabowska A, Jednoróg K. (2019) Reading and spelling skills are differentially related to phonological processing: Behavioral and fMRI study. Dev. Cogn. Neurosci. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2019.100683. 
IF = 4.920

Zareba-Koziol M, Bartkowiak-Kaczmarek A, Figiel I, Krzystyniak A, Wojtowicz T, Bijata M, Wlodarczyk J. (2019) Stress-induced changes in the S-palmitoylation and S-nitrosylation of synaptic proteins. Mol. Cell. Prot. 18: 1916-1938. IF = 4.828

Ellert-Miklaszewska A, Ochocka N, Maleszewska M, Ding L, Laurini E, Jiang Y, Roura AJ, Giorgio S, Gielniewski B, Pricl S, Peng L, Kaminska B. (2019) Efficient and innocuous delivery of small interfering RNA to microglia using an amphiphilic dendrimer nanovector. Nanomedicine (Lond.) 14(18): 2441-2458. IF = 4.717

Ludwiczak J, Szczęsna E, da Silva Neto AM, Cieplak P, Kasprzak AA, Jarmuła A. (2019) Interactions between motor domains in kinesin-14 Ncd - a molecular dynamics study. Biochem J. 476(17): 2449-2462. doi: 10.1042/BCJ20190484. IF = 4.331

Jazurek-Ciesiolka M, Janikiewicz J, Dobrzyn PDziewulska A, Kozinski K, Dobrzyn A. (2019) Oleic acid increases the transcriptional activity of FoxO1 by promoting its nuclear translocation and β-catenin binding in pancreatic β-cells. Biochim. Biophys. Acta Mol. Basis Dis. 1865: 2753-2764. IF = 4.328

Dabrowski MJ, Wojtas B. (2019) Global DNA Methylation Patterns in Human Gliomas and Their Interplay with Other Epigenetic Modifications. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 20(14): 3478. IF = 4.183

Ciesielska A, Hromada-Judycka A, Ziemlińska E, Kwiatkowska K. (2019) Lysophosphatidic acid up-regulates IL-10 production to inhibit TNF-α synthesis in Mϕs stimulated with LPS. J. Leukoc. Biol. doi: 10.1002/JLB.2A0918-368RR. IF = 4.01

Wypych M, Michałowski JM, Droździel D, Borczykowska M, Szczepanik M, Marchewka A. (2019) Attenuated brain activity during error processing and punishment anticipation in procrastination – a monetary Go/No-go fMRI study. Sci. Rep. 9: 11492. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-48008-4.
IF = 4.01