About Us

Group description

We study the structure and function of proteins using structural biology methods such as protein crystallography and small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS), bioinformatic analysis and molecular dynamics simulations, as well as by functional assays both in vitro and in cell culture.

We are especially interested in proteins for which little structural information is available, so that we can answer vital questions about the activity and function of these proteins. Some of our interests include proteins working on RNA, helical repeats, protein engineering and molecular diagnostics. We also use structural models of proteins to elucidate the molecular mechanisms underlying selected human diseases. Through our findings and inventions, we would like to help combat infections or treat human inflammatory disorders.

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Go!RNA News & Events

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May 10, 2017, 11:24 PM
Watch Maria talk about the relevance of proteins and our research projects during an interview for the TVP3 show "Porozmawiajmy o..."
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May 10, 2017, 8:32 PM
Our postdoctoral associate Marcin Ziemniak has received one of the prestigious START fellowships from the Foundation for Polish Science
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Apr 24, 2017, 4:34 PM
A new student has joined our laboratory as a part-time research technician and to help in the LIDER project
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Mar 13, 2017, 7:21 PM
We fully support the new exciting initiative: Warsaw RNA Club. The third meeting featured talks from PIs of the participating labs, including Maria.

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