Malgorzata Chmielewska-Kassassir

Malgorzata Chmielewska-Kassassir

Medical University of Lodz , Poland

Title Of Presentation :
Evening Primrose (Oentohera paradoxa) defatted seed extract induces apoptosis and down regulates thymidylate synthase in mesothelioma cancer

Biography

Malgorzata Chmielewska-Kassassir has an experience in conducting molecular biology research studies (including cell lines culturing, gene and protein expression analysis, metabolome profiling). She is conducting in vitro studies on the effects of natural compounds present in Evening primrose seeds in treatment of MPM cancer. As a biotechnologist she is looking for a potential application of plant extracts in tumor cells therapy. Her doctoral dissertation is devoted to explaining the mechanisms of polyphenol compounds present in the extract of Evening primrose seeds in directing MPM tumor cells to the apoptosis.