User:Bartosz Zapisek

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Bartosz Zapisek (an artistic interpretation)
  • Bartosz Zapisek
  • Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Konstancin-Jeziorna, Poland
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I work in the Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology at the University of Warsaw. I learned about OpenWetWare from members of iGEM 2008 Team.


  • 2011 - Present PhD Studies in Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • 2011 Master's degree in Biotechnology (specilized in Molecular Biology), Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • March-July 2010 MSc program in Microbiology and Biochemistry, George-August University of Gottingen, Germany(one semester as an exchange student, financed by the ERASMUS program)
  • 2009 Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology, Institute of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Warsaw, Poland

Research Experience

  • 2008 – present Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Warsaw.

Evolution of nucleo-mitochondrial interactions and mitochondrial gene expression (PhD studies). Mitochondrial RNA processing and turnover in S. cerevisiae (Bachelor and Master thesis). Supervisor: Professor P. Golik

  • 01/2011– 03/2011 Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, International

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland. Supervisor: Dr J. Jaworski (a 3-month training on fluorescent microscopy)

  • 03/2010 – 07/2010 Department of Biochemistry II, Faculty of Medicine, Gottingen

University, Germany. Biochemical characterization of the TIM23 complex in yeast mitochondria. Supervisor: Professor P. Rehling

  • 2007-2009 Research project of Student Society of Molecular Biology.

Localization of selected human proteins presumed to be involved in mitochondrial RNA metabolism. Supervisor: Professor P. Golik

Research interests

  1. Mitochondrial genome expresion of yeast and human
  2. The role of PPR proteins in animals and fungi


  1. Goldbeter A and Koshland DE Jr. An amplified sensitivity arising from covalent modification in biological systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981 Nov;78(11):6840-4. DOI:10.1073/pnas.78.11.6840 | PubMed ID:6947258 | HubMed [Paper1]
  2. JACOB F and MONOD J. Genetic regulatory mechanisms in the synthesis of proteins. J Mol Biol. 1961 Jun;3:318-56. DOI:10.1016/s0022-2836(61)80072-7 | PubMed ID:13718526 | HubMed [Paper2]

    leave a comment about a paper here

  3. ISBN:0879697164 [Book1]

All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

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