Anna Laskowska

Anna Laskowska, M.Sc.

Research Technician

Education

  • PhD student, Mossakowski Medical Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Neuropeptides, field: Medicine and medicinal biology, PhD thesis: Opioid peptidomnimetics as potential proliferation inhibitors of pancreatic cancer cells in two- and three-dimensional in vitro models (2014-ongoing)
  • Master of Science, Warsaw University of Life Sciences (SGGW) Faculty of Agriculture and Biology, specialization: Microorganism Biology, Master thesis: Influence of preanalytical factors on virological tests results (2009-2011)
  • Bachelor of Science, Warsaw University of Life Sciences (SGGW) Faculty of Agriculture and Biology, field: Biology, Bachelor thesis: Nanobacteria (2006-2009)

Scientific experience

  • Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Microbial Biochemistry, Warsaw, Poland (Volunteer; 2014-2016)
  • National Institute of Public Health - National Institute of Hygiene, Laboratory of Biologically Active Compounds, Warsaw, Poland (Research assistant/technician; 2011-2013)
  • National Institute of Public Health - National Institute of Hygiene, Department of Virology, Warsaw, Poland (Master intern; 2009-2011)
  • Maria Skłodowska-Curie Institute of Oncology, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Warsaw, Poland (Trainee; 2011)

Scientific interest

  • Pancreatic cancer
  • 3D cellular in vitro models
  • Anticancer agents

Hobbies

  • Indian culture
  • Indian classical dance (Bharatanatyam)
  • Popular science literature
  • (morning sprint to catch a bus)