• Finissage of the Art & Science exhibition

    On 11 May 2018, the Art & Science exhibition was concluded at the Gallery of the Art Department of the University of Rzeszów. The exhibition was previously shown at the Nencki Institute PAS and at the Art Department of the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn. The exhibition is the result of the Symposium/Art & Science Workshops "Bioimagine: Inspiration of Invisible World”, which took place in 2017 at the Hydrobiological Station of the Nencki Institute PAS in Mikołajki. 

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  • Open Day at the Nencki Institute

    On May 9th at the Nencki Institute, there was an organized Open Day. The event opened with dr hab. Monika Liguz-Lęcznar, deputy Director for scientific research. Information on doctoral studies was presented by prof. Daniel Wójcik, Head of PhD Studies, and representatives of the Nencki’s PhD Students Council. The guests also listened to a lecture by dr Paweł Boguszewski entitled 'The brain - the biggest puzzle?' and Karolina Stępniak’s presentation 'Genome-wide profiling of open chromatin in gliomas'

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  • Admission to PhD Program is open

    The Nencki Institute welcomes candidates to apply for  PhD  studies. Become part of an already established international  teams  of scientists, who work within prestigious research projects. The  PhD  program at the Nencki Institute will open new and exciting opportunities to develop within your scientific career.

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  • On April 26, 2018,  celebration  was held at the Nencki Institute for Prof. Katarzyna Łukasiuk, Prof. Wiesława Leśniak  and  Prof. Anna Nowicka, who received Professorial Nominations signed by the President of Poland, Andrzej Duda.

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Nencki Institute selected publications

Cesana-Arlotti N, Martín A, Téglás E, Vorobyova L, Cetnarski R, Bonatti LL. (2018) Precursors of logical reasoning in preverbal human infants. Science 359(6381): 1263-1266. IF=37.2

Malta TM, Sokolov A, Gentles AJ, Burzykowski T, Poisson L, Weinstein JN, Kamińska B, Huelsken J, Omberg L,  Gevaert O, Colaprico A, Czerwińska P, Mazurek S, Mishra L, Heyn H, Krasnitz A, Godwin AK, Lazar AJ, The Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Stuart JM, Hoadley KA, Laird PW, Noushmehr H, Wiznerowicz M. (2018) Machine Learning Identifies Stemness Features Associated with Oncogenic Dedifferentiation. Cell 173 (2): 338–354.e15. IF = 30.4

Urban-Ciecko J, Jouhanneau JS, Myal SE, Poulet JFA, Barth AL. (2018) Precisely Timed Nicotinic Activation Drives SST Inhibition in Neocortical Circuits. Neuron 97(3): 611-625. IF=14.0


Sobocińska J, Roszczenko-Jasińska P, Zaręba-Kozioł M, Hromada-Judycka A, Matveichuk OV, Traczyk G, Łukasiuk K, Kwiatkowska K. (2018) LPS upregulates palmitoylated enzymes of the phosphatidylinositol cycle. An insight from proteomic studies. Mol. Cell. Proteomics 17(2): 233-254.
IF = 6.5

Sobocińska J, Roszczenko-Jasińska P, Ciesielska A, Kwiatkowska K. (2018) Protein Palmitoylation and Its Role in Bacterial and Viral Infections. Front. Immunol. 8: 2003. IF= 6.429

Kotarba G, Krzywińska E, Grabowska AI, Taracha A, Wilanowski T. (2018) TFCP2/TFCP2L1/UBP1 transcription factors in cancer. Cancer Lett. 420: 72-79. IF=6.375

Strzeszewska A, Alster O, Mosieniak G, Ciolko A, Sikora E. (2018) Insight into the role of PIKK family members and NF-кB in DNAdamage-induced senescence and senescence-associated secretory phenotype of colon cancer cells. Cell Death Dis. 9(2): 44. IF=5.965

Kucharewicz K, Dudkowska M, Zawadzka A, Ogrodnik M, Szczepankiewicz AA, Czarnocki Z, Sikora E. (2018) Simultaneous induction and blockade of autophagy by a single agent. Cell Death Dis. 9(3): 353. IF=5.965

Janikiewicz J, Szymanski J, Malinska D, Patalas-Krawczyk P, Michalska B, Duszyński J, Giorgi C, Bonora M, Dobrzyn A, Wieckowski MR. (2018) Mitochondria-associated membranes in aging and senescence: structure, function and dynamics. Cell Death Dis. 9(3): 332. IF=5.965

Nieznanska H, Bandyszewska M, Surewicz K, Zajkowski T, Surewicz WK, Nieznanski K. (2018) Identification of prion protein-derived peptides of potential use in Alzheimer's disease therapy. Biochim. Biophys. Acta. – Mol. Basis Dis. doi:10.1016/j.bbadis.2018.03.023. IF=5.7

Gawor M, Prószyński TJ. (2018) The molecular cross talk of the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex. Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 1412(1): 62-72. IF = 4.7

Wojsiat J, Zoltowska KM, Laskowska-Kaszub K, Wojda U. (2018) Oxidant/antioxidant imbalance in Alzheimer’s disease: therapeutic and diagnostic prospects. Oxid. Med. Cell. Longev. doi: 10.1155/2018/6435861. IF = 4.6

Wierzba M, Riegel M, Wypych M, Jednoróg K, Grabowska A, Marchewka A. (2018) Cognitive control over memory - individual differences in memory performance for emotional and neutral material. Sci. Rep. 8(1): 3808.
IF = 4.3