Anna Lewandowska

Anna Lewandowska

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - Present

PhD

Karolinska institutet
Jun 2011 - Apr 2012

Stockholm University
Oct 2008 - Jun 2011

graduate student

University of Warmia and Mazury
Oct 2005 - May 2008

IV Maria Sklodowska – Curie Senior High School in Olsztyn

Activieties

01.07.12 --                PhD student in Anita Göndör group Karolinska Institutet

10.10.11 -30.03.12   training at Stockholm Univeristy in Thomas Helleday laboratory 

20.07.12                    national level of project evaluation in 'Factory of Innovations' (opening the                                     biotechnological comany)   

15.08-06.10.2011     practice in Karolinska Biomic Center Karolinska Institute in Stockholm in Serhiy                        Souchelnytskyi laboratory              

18.04.2011          Helping with organisation II Days of Academic Enterprise in Olsztyn (the presentation                                            of Student Scientific Groups)

11.04-04.05.2011 Volunteer in the "Projector" Program: lectures for children about Biology,               Phisics and Chemistry 

12.2009-03.2010   Training in the Pediatric Hospital in Olsztyn

03-07.09.2009    The scientific camp in Kolbuszowa organized by Univeristy of Rzeszów (samples        collecting,lectures, participation in the pig's operation)

2008-2011       Student Scientific Group of Biotechnologists at the University of Warmia and Mazury

                 in Olsztyn (the member of the board)

Publications

All publications from: 'Biotechnology - the science for the economy' available by pressing: http://www.inprona.pl/strona-glowna/aktualnosci/418,artykuly-z-zeszytu-nauka-dla-gospodarki-biotechnologia-juz-dostepne.html

Lewandowska A. Kurzynska A., Tworus K., Rudnicka K., Bragiel A., Ryszka M. The formation of tumor and proteins which are potential target in the anti-cancer therapy. monography article. October 2011

Lewandowska A. and Rudnicka K. in cooperation with Gaglewska M., Kurzynska A. Kowalewska M., Ryszka M., Tworus K. Apoptosis - programed cell death. monography article. October 2011

Kurzynska A. and Lewandowska A. in cooperation with Tworus K., Rudnicka K., Pieczonka T. Angiogenesis and blood vessels. monography article. October 2011

Gaglewska M., Kurzynska A., Bragiel A., Lewandowska A., Tworus K. Progesterone and estradiol, and the proper functioning of the female reproductive system. monography article. October 2011

Tworus K., Pieczonka T., Kurzynska A., Bragiel A., Lewandowska A. Regulation of the prolactin secretion and its multifunctional role in the organism: monography article. October 2011

The inhibition of the TGF beta signaling in the breast cancet treatment / Anna Lewandowska : XVI International Conference of the Student Scientific Groups: Wroclaw, 12-13 May 2011 : conference's materials. 

Zakcharchenko O., Greenwood C., Lewandowska A., Hellman U., Alldridge L., Souchelnytskyi S.  Meta-data analysis as a strategy to evaluate individual and common features of proteome changes in breast cancer. Cancer Genomics Proteomics. 2011 Jan-Feb;8(1):1-14.

Meta-data analysis as a strategy to evaluate individual and common features of proteome changes in breast cancer. Cancer Genomics Proteomics / Zakcharchenko O., Greenwood C., Lewandowska A., Hellman U., Alldridge L., Souchelnytskyi S. // W: Proteome profiling of human breast cancer Olena Zakhcharchenko Karolinska Institutet 2011: Thesis for doctroal degree (Ph.D) 

Towards personalized medicine: application of immunohistochemistery in the management of breast cancer / Anna Lewandowska : II International StudentConference of Biotechnology & XII National Academic Seminar of Biotechnology Students: Wroclaw, 19-21 November 2010 : conference's materials. 

Research projects

08.2012--                    The DNA damage response machinery establish/manifest chromosome interactome

                                      to influence the expressivity of human genome

10.2011 -03.2012   DNA reperation in the prostate cancer treatment

2010-2011        Analysis of the intron 1 polymorphism, coding extracellular EGFR domain of patients                                                    withmalignant cancer, associated with the occurrence of the skin rush with

                                      cetuximab and panitumumab treatment (participation)

2010-2011Eksperession of the aquaporin’s water chanals, P450 aromathase and alfa or beta                                                      estrogen receptors in fibroids of women in the pre and postmenomausal age (participation)

2010-2011Towards personalized medicine: application of immunohistochemistery and TGF beta

                                      signaling in the management of breast cancer (main participant)

2010-2011The occurrence analysis of mutation del 32 in the CCR5 gene in Warmia and Mazury

                                      population (participation and coordination)

Achievements

28.02.2013              Semi finalist of the National level of Famelab Competitions

01.10.2011              Finishing Bachelor studies (with distinction) with possibility to start PhD studies without Master studies

01.10.2011              The distinction of the Bachelor thesis

15.06.2011         The laureate of the Way to the Harvard Competition 

01.06.2011              The  representant of Faculty of Biology in the Super Student competition at the                                                   University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn

05.05.2011              The honourable mention in the regional level of Student's Nobel Prize competitions                   

12-13.05.2011    The best presenation in the Biotechnology section at the XVI International Conference                              of the Student Scientific Groups in Wroclaw: The inhibition of the TGF beta signaling in the                                       breast cancer treatment 

2010/2011 Individual Organisation of Studies (for students with min. 4,5 average and special 

                                   achievements); realisation of extra subjects: 

     fourth semester:    Propaedeutic of oncology (medical course)

       fifth semester:   Clinical immunology and immunotherapy, Endocrynology,

                               Fluorescent genomics and proteomics, Models of molecular biology,

                       Endocrynology of reproduction and Cytogenetic diagnostic of animals and human

21.08-17.10.2010  Continued research at Dept. Oncology and Pathology (after the Amgen Scholars Programme)

26.06-20.08.2010   Amgen Scholar: scholarship in the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden (one of                                             fifteen students from Europe)

Conferences (main)

29.03-02.04.14  Gap Summit: one of hundred young scientists and entrepreneurs being Leaders of

                              Tomorrow

03-08.02.2013     Advances in Molecular Oncology: Translating Molecular Biology into Cancer Treatment

                                Poster: Poly(ADP-ribose) methabolism regulates higher order chromatin structure, Sao

                                Paulo, Brazil (awarded with traveling grant)

09-11.03.2012      II Copernicans Science Students Symposium. Poster: Train your memory, take care of glia.

29-30.09.2011     KI Cancer Retreat in Stockholm (participant) 

08.-10.2011           Seminars in Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm (participant)

23.08.2011             Oncology and Pathology kick-off in Stockholm (participation)

12-13.05.2011      XVI International Conference of the Student Scientific Groups in Wroclaw. Oral presentation:

                         The inhibition of the TGF beta signaling in the breast cancet treatment

19-21.11.2010     XII National Academic Seminar of Biotechnology Students & II International Student  Conference of Biotechnology in Wroclaw. Oral English presentation: Towards

                  personlized medicine: application of immunohistochemistery in the management of breast

                                 cancer

19-21.11.2010     XII National Academic Seminar of Biotechnology Students & II International Student  Conference of Biotechnology in Wroclaw. Poster: The food of gods: chocolate

23-24.09.2010    KI Cancer Retreat in Stockholm (participant) 

05-08.09.2010    Amgen Conference in Cambridge (presentation of the research results)

15-17.11.2009     XI National Academic Seminar of Biotechnology Students & I International Student    Conference of Biotechnology in Poznan (participant)

Awards and Titles

29.03.2014          Leader of Tomorrow title

17.02.2011          Minister’s scholarship for learning achievements

2010                    the University of Warmia and Mazury Scholarship             

2008                    Primus Inter Pares title 

2007                    President of Olsztyn Scholarship 

2006                   Prime Minister Scholarship

"Projector" Programme

Cambridge Conference

Amgen Scholars Program

Kolbuszowa Scientific Camp

Group of Biotechnologists

First Research