Katarzyna PACHULSKA - WIECZOREK, Ph.D.



phone:

(+48-61) 8528503

fax:

(+48-61) 8520532


e-mail: kasiapw@ibch.poznan.pl




EDUCATION & POSITIONS:

2000

- M.Sc. in molecular biology at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

2006

- Ph.D., chemistry / biochemistry, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań; thesis "The HIV-2 leader RNA and its interaction with Tat-2 and Cyclin T1 proteins" (under supervision of Prof. R. W. Adamiak); with award

since 2007

- Adjunct in the Laboratory of Structural Chemistry of Nucleic Acids, IBCh PAS


AWARDS:

2007

- the stipend "START" of the Foundation for Polish Science for young researchers.


MAJOR PUBLICATIONS (1997-):

T. Kuliński, M. Olejniczak, H. Huthoff, Ł. Bielecki, K. Pachulska-Wieczorek, A. T. Das, B. Berkhout and R. W. Adamiak, The Apical Loop of the HIV-1 TAR RNA Hairpin Is Stabilized by a Cross-loop Base Pair, J. Biol. Chem., 278 (40), 38892-38901 (2003). [pdf]

K. Pachulska-Wieczorek, K. J. Purzycka and R. W. Adamiak, New, extended hairpin form of the TAR-2 RNA domains points to the structural polymorphism at the 5' end of the HIV-2 leader RNA, Nucleic Acids Res., 34, 2984-2997 (2006). [pdf] [pdf]

Katarzyna J. Purzycka, Katarzyna Pachulska-Wieczorek and Ryszard W. Adamiak, The in vitro loose dimer structure and rearrangements of the HIV-2 leader RNA, Nucleic Acids Res. 39, 7234-7248 (2011), doi:10.1093/nar/gkr385)




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