Urszula Wojda

Urszula Wojda

Nencki Institute , Poland

Title Of Presentation :
Development of therapy for leukemia: focus on new derivatives of dicarboximides

Biography

Urszula Wojda is a Full Professor of Biological Sciences, Head of the Laboratory of Preclinical Testing of Higher Standard at the Nencki Institute in Warsaw. Her research is focused on molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and cancer. She has completed her PhD from the Nencki Institute and conducted research at the Pasteur Institute in France and at the National Institutes of Health, USA (postdoctoral training). She has published more than 45 papers in reputed journals. She serves as Polish expert at the Management Board of the EU Joint Programming for Neurodegenerative Diseases (JPND) and as a member of several international editorial boards