• 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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  • BRAINCITY symposium

    The first scientific symposium of the Center of Excellence for Neural Plasticity and Brain Disorders: BRAINCITY, the Nencki-EMBL Partnership, was held on 22nd July 2019 at the Nencki Institute. Presentations were given by candidates for BRAINCITY group leaders. 

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  • Nencki Institute at the FEBS Congress in Krakow

    The 44th Congress of the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (The 44th FEBS Congress) took place in Krakow, from the  6th to 11th July 2019. FEBS is one of the most important European scientific organizations in the field of biochemical sciences, with over 36,000 members associated in 35 national societies. 

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Nencki Institute selected publications

Kepser LJ, Damar F, De Cicco T, Chaponnier C, Prószyński TJ, Pagenstecher A, Rust MB. (2019) CAP2 deficiency delays myofibril actin cytoskeleton differentiation and disturbs skeletal muscle architecture and function. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 116(17): 8397-8402. IF = 9,58

Rojek KO, Krzemień J, Doleżyczek H, Boguszewski PM, Kaczmarek L, Konopka W, Rylski M, Jaworski J, Holmgren L, Prószyński TJ. (2019) Amot and Yap1 regulate neuronal dendritic tree complexity and locomotor coordination in mice. PLoS Biol. 17(5): e3000253. IF = 8,386

Pinchuk I, Weber D, Kochlik B, Stuetz W, Toussaint O, Debacq-Chainiaux F, Dollé MET, Jansen EHJM, Gonos ES, Sikora E, Breusing N, Gradinaru D, Sindlinger T, Moreno-Villanueva M, Bürkle A, Grune T, Lichtenberg D. (2019) Gender- and age-dependencies of oxidative stress, as detected based on the steady state concentrations of different biomarkers in the MARK-AGE study. Redox Biol. 24: 101204. IF = 7,793

Beroun A, Mitra S, Michaluk P, Pijet B, Stefaniuk M, Kaczmarek L. (2019) MMPs in learning and memory and neuropsychiatric disorders. Cell. Mol. Life. Sci. doi: 10.1007/s00018-019-03180-8. IF = 7,014

Koza P, Beroun A, Konopka A, Górkiewicz T, Bijoch L, Torres JC, Bulska E, Knapska E, Kaczmarek L, Konopka W. (2019) Neuronal TDP-43 depletion affects activity-dependent plasticity. Neurobiol. Dis. 130: 104499. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2019.104499.
IF = 5,16

Dziewulska A, Dobosz AM, Dobrzyn A, Smolinska A, Kolczynska K, Ntambi JM, Dobrzyn P. (2019) SCD1 regulates the AMPK/SIRT1 pathway and histone acetylation through changes in adenine nucleotide metabolism in skeletal muscle. J. Cell Physiol. doi: 10.1002/jcp.29026. 
IF = 4,522

Strzelecka-Kiliszek A, Romiszewska M, Bozycki L, Mebarek S, Bandorowicz-Pikula J, Buchet R, Pikula S. (2019) Src and ROCK kinases differentially regulate mineralization of human osteosarcoma Saos-2 cells. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 20: E2872. doi: 10.3390/ijms20122872. IF = 4,183

Krzystyniak A., Baczynska E., Magnowska M., Antoniuk S., Roszkowska M., Zareba-Koziol M., Das N., Basu S., Pikula M., Wlodarczyk J. (2019) Prophylactic Ketamine Treatment Promotes Resilience to Chronic Stress and Accelerates Recovery: Correlation with Changes in Synaptic Plasticity in the CA3 Subregion of the Hippocampus. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 20(7): E1726. doi: 10.3390/ijms20071726. IF = 4,183