EMBO Installation Grant for Wojciech Pokrzywa

Dr. Wojciech Pokrzywa, Head of the Laboratory of Protein Metabolism in Development and Aging, has been awarded the prestigious EMBO Installation Grant. Dr. Pokrzywa received funding of 150 000 EUR for the project “Identification of signals coordinating the proteolytic quality control networks.”

 

Recipients of the EMBO Installation Grants 2017

Name

Research interest

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Bruno Costa-Silva

Exosome populations associated with liver metastasis

Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Lisbon, PT 

Zuzana Keckesova

Identification of cancer cell vulnerabilities

Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, CZ 

Ayse Koca Caydasi

Regulation of mitotic exit

Koc University, Istanbul, TR 

Elin Org

The interplay between gut microbiota and type 2 diabetes

Estonian Genome Centre, University of Tartu, EE 

Wojciech Pokrzywa

Identification of signals coordinating the proteolytic quality control networks

International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, PL 

Arto Pulk

Neuronal protein synthesis regulation by RNA granules

University of Tartu, Tartu, EE 

Agata Starosta

Ribosome specialization in Bacillus subtilis 

Marie Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, PL