This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND grant agreement No 665735.

Bio4Med: International PhD Program
in Biological Bases of Human Diseases


 

The list of selected candidates:

Project No

Name of selected candidate

PhD Project Title

1

Kacper Walentynowicz

 

Epigenetic mechanisms associated with reprogramming of tumor infiltrating microglia/macrophages into pro-tumorigenic cells.

2

Siranjeevi Nagaraj

Profiling microRNA expression in lymphocytes from patients with early Alzheimer's disease: search for disease mechanisms and early biomarkers

3

Roberto Pagano

The role of Arc protein in the regulation of alcohol addiction-related behaviors

4

Benjun Ji

 

Pharmacologically controlled BDNF gene therapy: a novel approach of optimized neurotrophin delivery for spinal cord injury

5

Ana Martin  Gonzalez

Architectural remodeling of the neuronal cell nucleus in Rett syndrome

6

Svitlana Antoniuk

Cooperative involvement of 5-HT4 and 5-HT7 serotonin receptors and extracellular matrix modifiers in synaptic plasticity underlying the pathogenesis of depression

7

Mona Nazzal

Studies on afferents crucial for locomotor recovery after spinal cord injury

8

Solomiia Boyko

Molecular basis of tauopathies: Role of prion protein and other cellular cofactors

9

Ilke Guntan

The role of ZF5 motif in the regulation of genes with circadian rhythm disrupted in epileptic animals

10

Marcin Pęziński

The role of Amyloid precursor protein (APP) differential processing in neuromuscular junction development and in the pathology of inclusion body myositis

11

Anastasiia Bohush

 

Involvement of novel Hsp90 co-chaperones, Sgt1 and CHP-1, in Parkinson’s disease

12

Ninad Shendye

Cortical network reorganization following focal retinal damage

13

Hanan Khaled Farahat

 

Novel regulators of cilia motility

14

Olena Karatsai

 

Development and evaluation of metabolic multimodality therapies against neurological tumors based on arginine deprivation

15

Sai Santosh Babu Komakula

Metabolic regulation of the DNA damage response in pancreatic beta cells in different models of type 2 diabetes

16

Daria Rotko

Role of mitochondrial potassium channels in neuroprotection

17

Viktor Navrulin

Role of stearoyl-CoA desaturase in cardioprotective effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids

18

Vasylyna Kovalchuk

 

Vesicular transport machinery in trafficking of ATB(0,+) - amino acid transporter up-regulated in malicious cancer cells

19

Miguel  Lermo Jiménez

Relationship between nuclear actin dynamics and chromatin organisation

20 Orest Matveichuk Palmitoylated proteins of plasma membrane domains as regulators of TLR4 signaling

21

Iryna Kamienieva

Mitochondrial physiology in cells derived from patients with neurodegenerative diseases, in particular: familial form of Parkinson Disease

22 Orest Matveichuk Precision medicine-guided synthetic lethality to eradicate quiescent and proliferating leukemia stem cells: molecular mechanisms and therapeutic applications