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 Research Projects:

Project titleNencki SupervisorForeign partner
1 Bio4Med - Epigenetic mechanisms associated with reprogramming of tumor infiltrating microglia/macrophages into pro-tumorigenic cells. prof. Bozena Kaminska-KaczmarekProf. Helmut Kettenmann, Max Delbruck Center, Molecular Neurosciences, Berlin, Germany
2 Bio4Med - Profiling microRNA expression in lymphocytes from patients with early Alzheimer's disease: search for disease mechanisms and early biomarkers prof. Urszula WojdaProf. Angeles Martin Requero, Centro de Investigaciones Biologicasv, Madrid, Spain
3 Bio4Med - The role of Arc protein in the regulation of alcohol addiction-related behaviors prof. Katarzyna RadwanskaDr Hiroyuki Okuno, Medical Innovation Center, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
4 Bio4Med - Pharmacologically controlled BDNF gene therapy: a novel approach of optimized neurotrophin delivery for spinal cord injury prof. Malgorzata SkupDr Sebastian Kugler, CNS Gene Therapy Laboratory, University of Gottingen, Germany
5 Bio4Med - Architectural remodeling of the neuronal cell nucleus in Rett syndrome prof. Grzegorz WilczynskiDr Angel Barco, Instituto de Neurociencias de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
6 Bio4Med - Cooperative involvement of 5-HT4 and 5-HT7 serotonin receptors and extracellular matrix modifiers in synaptic plasticity underlying the pathogenesis of depression prof. Jakub WlodarczykProf. Evgeni Ponimaskin; Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
7 Bio4Med - Studies on afferents crucial for locomotor recovery after spinal cord injury prof. Urszula SlawinskaProf. Larry M. Jordan,University of Manitoba, Canada
8 Bio4Med - Molecular basis of tauopathies: Role of prion protein and other cellular cofactors prof. Krzysztof NieznanskiProf. Witold K. Surewicz School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
9 Bio4Med - The role of ZF5 motif in the regulation of genes with circadian rhythm disrupted in epileptic animals prof. Katarzyna LukasiukProf. Christophe Bernard,Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Marseille, Franc
10 Bio4Med - The role of Amyloid precursor protein (APP) differential processing in neuromuscular junction development and in the pathology of inclusion body myositis dr Tomasz ProszynskiProf. Lawrence Rajendran Laboratory, the University of Zurich, Switzerland
11 Bio4Med - Involvement of novel Hsp90 co-chaperones, Sgt1 and CHP-1, in Parkinson’s disease prof. Anna FilipekProf. Serge Weis, Neurosychiatric Hospital Wagner-Jauregg, Linz, Austria
12 Bio4Med - Cortical network reorganization following focal retinal damage prof. Wioletta WaleszczykProf. Zoltan Kisvar Kisarday, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary
13 Bio4Med - Novel regulators of cilia motility prof. Dorota WlogaProf. Jarema Malicki, University of Sheffield, UK; Prof.Gaia Pigino, Max Planck Institute, Dresden
14 Bio4Med - Development and evaluation of metabolic multimodality therapies against neurological tumors based on arginine deprivation prof. Maria Jolanta RedowiczDr Oleh V. Stasyk, Institute of Cell Biology NASU, Lviv, Ukraine
15 Bio4Med - Metabolic regulation of the DNA damage response in pancreatic beta cells in different models of type 2 diabetes prof. Agnieszka Dobrzyn Dr Harini Sampath, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
16 Bio4Med -Role of mitochondrial potassium channels in neuroprotection prof. Adam SzewczykProf. Wolfram S. Kunz (Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
17 Bio4Med - Role of stearoyl-CoA desaturase in cardioprotective effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids prof. Pawel DobrzynProf. Jan Kopecky, Instytute of Physiology CAS, Prague, Czech Republic
18 Bio4Med - Vesicular transport machinery in trafficking of ATB(0,+) - amino acid transporter up-regulated in malicious cancer cells prof. Katarzyna NaleczProf. Michael Freissmuth, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
19 Bio4Med - Relationship between nuclear actin dynamics and chromatin organisation dr Tytus BernasDr Erik Manders, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
20 Bio4Med - Palmitoylated proteins of plasma membrane domains as regulators of TLR4 signaling prof. Katarzyna KwiatkowskaProf. Vaclav Horejsi, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
21 Bio4Med - Mitochondrial physiology in cells derived from patients with neurodegenerative diseases, in particular: familial form of Parkinson Disease prof. Jerzy DuszyńskiNational Ukrainian Academy of Sciences
22 Bio4Med - Precision medicine-guided synthetic lethality to eradicate quiescent and proliferating leukemia stem cells: molecular mechanisms and therapeutic appications prof. Katarzyna Piwockaprof. Tomasz Skorski, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, US