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Theresa L. Whiteside

a BASTION guest: Theresa L. Whiteside, PhD, MDHC

Last Monday, June 15th the Department of Immunology at the Medical University of Warsaw held a meeting with a BATION guest: Theresa L. Whiteside, PhD, MDHC Professor of Pathology, Immunology and Otolaryngology University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. The title of her lecture was “Regulators T-cell networks in human cancers and immune therapy”. Professor Theresa L. […] ›


The latest paper of prof Jakub Golab MD, PhD on the antitumor effect of photodynamic therapy

On February 18th in European Journal of Cancer (EJC) an articleentitled 5-Aza-2’-deoxycytidine potentiates antitumor immune response induced by photodynamic therapy has been published. The study was focused on  antitumor effect of photodynamic therapy combined with 5-aza-2’-deoxycytidine, a methyltransferase inhibitor. Our observation suggest that clinically approved epigenetic agent 5-aza-2’-deoxycytidine can improve PDT induced antitumor immune response leading to […] ›


The only conference focused on gaining founds from the Innovative Medicines Initiative

On the January 17th 2014 the Medical University of Warsaw will host a conference focused on ways of applying for funding for biomedical research projects in the framework of the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) . The conference combined with practical workshops is addressed to researchers, small and medium-sized businesses , nonprofit organizations , government agencies […] ›


Roundtable form lab to clinic – best practices in translational medicine, innovation management and technology transfer [VIDEO]

On the June 4th at the European Parliament (EP) a panel have been held with Medical University of Warsaw, the University of Leuven and Science Business representatives. The event have been organized as part of the BASTION project. The panel was dedicated to the innovation management and technology transfer. The honorary patron of the initiative was Professor Jerzy Buzek, former President and now an member of European parliament (MEP). The video material contains a statement Ms. Magda Chlebus Director of Science Policy in the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) and prof. Jakub Gołąb BASTION project coordinator. ›


Study with participation of dr. Dominika Nowis and dr. Radoslaw Zagozdzon, leaders of research groups under the BASTION project, received an award at the IACR Breast Cancer Symposium

On the February 27th 2013 the study with participation of PhD. Dominika Nowis and PhD. Radoslaw Zagozdzon received a Beatson Medal award for the best presentation in the breast cancer area. The award was given for the presentation: The antioxidant enzyme, peroxiredoxin-1, protects the estrogen receptor against oxidative stress-induced suppression and is correlated with differential […] ›


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