About the project:


Iwona Solarska

Graduated from the Faculty of Biology, University of Lodz in 1999.  She received her doctoral degree (PhD) in medical sciences in 2009 from the Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion in Warsaw.

In the 2004 – 2014 she was committed to various research projects, including investigation of the multi-drug resistance MDR1, MRP, LRP, BCRP genes in AML patients. She participated in Polish first control for the standardization of BCR-ABL quantitative PCR method within the collaboration with European Leukemia Net (ELN), in a lab rounds control for minor-BCR-ABL within the collaboration between European Study Group on MRD detection in ALL (ESG-MRD-ALL) and European Working Group for Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (EWALL), and in the Polish project MapTest – detection of the BCR-ABL mutations in a Polish population CML and ALL Ph+ patients. In the Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion she was responsible for managing the registry of newly diagnosed patients with CML within the cooperation with Polish Society of Hematology and Transfusiology and European Leukemia Net.

Currently, she is the Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Immunology, Medical University of Warsaw within the framework of BASTION project.