Magdalena Gorska-Ponikowska

Magdalena Gorska-Ponikowska

Medical University of Gdansk, , Poland

Title Of Presentation :
Oleuropein, powerful polyphenol of olive oil, acts as a potent inhibitor of PTP1B phosphatase in breast cancer cells model.

Biography

Dr. hab. Magdalena Gorska-Ponikowska is an assistant professor in the Department of Medical Chemistry of the Medical University of Gdansk (Poland). She is also Visiting Researcher at the University of Stuttgart (Stuttgart, Germany) and at the Institute 'Istituto Euro Mediterraneo di Scienza' (Palermo, Italy). Dr. hab. Magdalena Gorska-Ponikowska has her expertise in biochemistry, molecular biology, oncology and neurobiology. Her research field mainly involve investigating anticancer and neurotoxic mechanisms of action and signaling pathways of natural and physiological compounds.