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.

Go!RNA Structural Biology Group

Go!RNA News & Events

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Jun 23, 2017, 12:46 PM
Together with Sebastian Glatt group, we enjoyed our first lab retreat in Kluszkowce (Pieniny mountains), funded by EMBO
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May 29, 2017, 5:55 PM
We received "Premia na horyzoncie" from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, a grant rewarding our activity in the EU Horizon 2020 programme
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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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