Name: Monika Wojciechowska

Nationality: Polish

Current Position: post-doct

Centre of New Technologies

University of Warsaw


 

Contact:

email: m.wojciechowska@cent.uw.edu.pl

phone: 22 55 43 635

fax:

Office Address:

Centre of New Technologies

Banacha 2C, 02-097 Warsaw, Poland

Room number: 4178


 

Education:

  • October 2009 – June 2014    Ph.D. in organic chemistry at the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdansk. Thesis Title: “Design and synthesis of peptide nucleic acid conjugated with a cell penetrating peptides”.
  • October 2004 – June 2009    MSc degree in chemistry, University of Gdansk, Faculty of Chemistry, Diploma seminar in the field: Chemistry of biologically active compounds. Thesis Title: “Synthesis of nucleotide derivatives of amino acids”.

Conferences and Workshops:

  • Wojciechowska M., Dudek M., Trylska J. “Structure of the pseudo-knot in the helix 18 of Escherichia coli 16S rRNA” Workshop: RNA structure, dynamics and function, SISSA in Trieste, Italy, 2016.
  • Wojciechowska M., Chromiński M., Wierzba A., Równicki M., Dąbrowska Z., Gryko D., Trylska J., “Vitamin B12 as a delivery vehicle for antibacterial peptide nucleic acids” 23 Polish Peptide Symposium, Spala, Poland, 2015.
  • Wojciechowska M., Trylska J., “Interactions of peptide nucleic acids with ribosomal RNA helix 18”, EMBO Young Scientists Forum, Warsaw, Poland, 2015.
  • Wojciechowska M., Trylska J., “Interactions of peptide nucleic acids with ribosomal RNA helix 18”, Multi-Pole Approach to Structural Science, Warsaw, Poland, 2015.
  • Wojciechowska M., Trylska J., “Interactions of peptide nucleic acids with helix 18 of E. coli 16S ribosomal RNA”, Biomolecules and Nanostructures 5, Jaroszowice, Poland, 2015.
  • Wojciechowska M., Ruczyński J., Mucha P., Alenowicz M., Pieszko M., Miszka A., Dobkowski M., Hans A.R. Bluijssen, Rekowski P., „Synthesis and hybridization studies of PNA-CPP conjugates - new inhibitors of STAT1 mRNA”, 22nd Polish Peptide Symposium, Kudowa Zdroj, Poland, 2013.
  • Wojciechowska M., Rekowski P., Alenowicz M., Ruczyński J., Szeląg M., Sikorski K., Wesoły J., Bluijssen H., „Synthesis of New inhibitors of STAT1 mRNA as attractive compounds in treatment of atherosclerosis”, European Peptide Symposium, Athens, Greece, 2012.
  • Wojciechowska M., Malcher J., Alenowicz M., Ruczyński J., Sikorski K., Wesoły J., Bluijssen H., Rekowski P., „Application of the click chemistry in the synthesis of PNA conjugates with cell penetrating peptides, as a chance of successful treatment of Atherosclerosis” Early Stage Researcher Meeting, Londyn, England, 2012.
  • Wojciechowska M., Alenowicz M., Ruczyński J., Mucha P., Rekowski P., Bluijssen H.,  „Synteza koniugatów   PNA-CPP jako szansa skutecznego leczenia miażdżycy”, 55 Zjazd PTChem i SITPChem, Bialystok, Poland, 2012.

Publications:

  • Wierzba A., Wojciechowska M., Trylska J., Gryko D. „Vitamin B12 Suitably Tailored for Disulfide-Based Conjugation” Bioconjugate Chem., 2016, 27 (1),189–197.
  • Wojciechowska M., Ruczyński J., Rekowski P., Alenowicz M., Mucha P., Pieszko M., Miszka A., Dobkowski M., Bluijssen H. ”Synthesis and Hybridization Studies of a New CPP-PNA Conjugate as a Potential Therapeutic Agent in Atherosclerosis Treatment” Protein & Peptide Letters, 2014, 21, 672-678.
  • Machnik G., Łabuzek K, Skudrzyk E., Rekowski P, Ruczyński J., Wojciechowska M., Mucha P.,Okopień B. “Peptide nucleic acid (PNA) - mediated polymerase chain reaction clamping allows the selective amplification inhibition of ERVWE1, a syncytin-1 coding gene belonging to the HERV-W, an endogenous retroviral family” Molecular and Cellular Probes, 2014, 28, 1237-241.
  • Dobkowski M., Szychowska A., Pieszko M., Miszka A., Wojciechowska M., Alenowicz M., Ruczyński J., Rekowski P., Celewicz L., Barciszewski J., Mucha P. „‘Click’ chemistry synthesis and capillary electrophoresis study of 1,4-linked 1,2,3-triazole AZT-systemin conjugate” Journal of Peptide Science, 2014, 20, 696-703.
  • Wojciechowska M., Dobkowski M., Pieszko M., Ruczyński J., Mucha P., Rekowski P., Alenowicz M., „PNA – Peptide Nucleic Acids. Synthesis, properties and applications”, Copernican Letters, eds Szłyk E., Toruń (2012), vol.3/2012, 159-169, ISSN: 2082 968X.
  • Wojciechowska M., Alenowicz M., Ruczyński J., Szeląg M., Sikorski K., Wesoły J., Bluijssen H., Rekowski P., „Synthesis of New inhibitors of STAT1 mRNA as attractive compounds in treatment of atherosclerosis” Peptides 2012  (Proceedings of 32th European Peptide Symposium, Ateny, Grecja),  eds. Kokotos G., Constantinou-Kokotou V., Matsoukas J., 388-389 (2012) ISBN 978-960-466-121-3 Materiał pokonferencyjny.
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