Brain Awarness Week in Kraków, March 12 - 18, 2018 The Brain Week has been organized in Krakow since 1999 as part of the international Brain Awarness Week, under the patronage of The European Dana Alliance for the Brain (EDAB) and The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives. The event aims to draw public attention to issues related to normal and pathological brain function and to emphasize the need for research in this area, due to the high impact of nervous system disorders on the quality of life. The conference also aims to popularize science and provides the opportunity to discuss the current state of knowledge in brain sciences.
Reseach conducted by Katarzyna Starowicz-Bubak PhD among the most important scientific achievements of Polish researchers in 2016 We are pleased to inform, that the results of investigations conducted under the supervision of Katarzyna Starowicz-Bubak PhD, the associate professor in the Institute of Pharmacology, are among the most important scientific achievements of Polish researchers in 2016.
Grant for the EpiAD project As a result of 2017 JPND call for “Multinational research projects for pathway analysis across neurodegenerative diseases” the project: EpiAD: Effect of early and adult-life stress on the brain epigenome: relevance for the occurrence of Alzheimer’s Disease and Diabetes-related dementia have been suggested for funding. On the Polish side, the partner is the Institute of Pharmacology of the Polish Academy of Sciences represented by prof. Agnieszka Basta-Kaim.
Anna Piotrowska-Murzyn has been awarded the President of the Academy of Sciences scholarship We are pleased to inform that Anna Piotrowska-Murzyn from the Deprtment of Pharmacology of Pain is among the recipients of a scholarship for outstanding scientific achievements awarded by President of the Polish Academy of Sciences to participants of PhD Programs.