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Adam Wierzbowski

Project

The first and second name Adam Wierzbowski
University Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Faculty Faculty of Biological and Veterinary Sciences

 

 

 

 

Main discipline: biology (biotechnology)

 Research career:

 

2013 – 2016

Bachelor’s studies at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, major in biotechnology

Thesis title in Polish: Zastosowanie interferencji RNA w hodowli roślin użytkowych

Thesis title in English: Applications of RNA interference in crop agriculture

Supervisor: prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Bednarska-Kozakiewicz

2016 – 2018

Master’s studies at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, major in biotechnology

Thesis title in Polish: Badanie poziomu izoform transkryptów genów RPB2 i U1-70K w roślinach typu wt i mutantach ncb-1 Arabidopsis thaliana podczas hipoksji

Thesis title in English: Level analysis of isoforms’ transcripts of the RPB2 and U1-70K genes in WT and ncb-1 mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana during hypoxia

Supervisor: dr hab. Janusz Niedojadło

2018-

PhD studies at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Faculty of Biological and Veterinary Sciences

Project title: Novel plant adenylyl cyclases and their functions in signal transduction and plant responses to the environment

Disciplines: biology, chemistry

Supervisor: Dr hab. Adriana Szmidt-Jaworska, prof. NCU

Foreign scientific advisor: Prof. Christoph Andreas Gehring, University of Perugia, Italy

Subsidiary supervisor: Dr Anna Kozakiewicz

The project involves various biotechnology tools, including bioinformatics, proteins’ biochemical analysis and working with plants’ mutants.

Read more

https://usosweb.umk.pl/kontroler.php?_action=katalog2%2Fosoby%2FpokazOsobe&os_id=173596&lang=en

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Adam_Wierzbowski

Scientific activities

15.01.2016 – Giving a lecture as part of the Biologists’ Night at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń entitled “Vaccinations – facts and myths”

9-12.09.2019 – 9th PSEPB Conference, Toruń, Poland, poster entitled: Biochemical characterization of two potential adenylyl cyclases (ACs) from Arabidopsis thaliana

9-12.09.2019 – Organizer of the 9th PSEPB Conference, Toruń, Poland