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Renata DABrowska

Renata DABrowska, Polish biochemist, researcher. Recipient award, Secretary of Biolog. Sciences, division Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1970, 1974, 1982, 1987, Secretary General Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 0197, 1987, Fogerty International Collaboration award, Washington, 1993-1996; grantee, Committee for State Science Research, Warsaw, 1992-1994, 1995-1997, since 1999.

Background

  • DABrowska, Renata was born on February 1, 1936 in Konstancin, Poland. Daughter of Jozef and Helena (Milewska) Mrozinska.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Polytechnic School Chemistry, Warsaw, Poland, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Nencki Institute Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland, 1969. Postdoctoral studies in Zoology, Oxford (England) University, 1971.

      Doctor of Science, Nencki Institute Experimental Biology, Warsaw, 1974.

    Career

    • Assistant Department General Chemistry Medical School, Warsaw, 1958-1966. Research associate department muscle biochemistry Nencki Institute Experimental Biological, 1966-1969, senior science worker, 1969-1974, assistant professor department muscle biochemistry, 1974-1977, associate professor department muscle biochemistry, 1977-1982, head department muscle biochemistry, since 1980, professor, since 1982, head department muscle biochemistry, 1991-1999. Deputy director Nencki Institute Experimental Biology, Warsaw, 1982—1989.

      Visiting professor department biological science Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1977—1978, visiting professor department biochemistry nutrition & food science, 1981, Pittsburgh, 84, Pittsburgh, 87, Pittsburgh, 89.

    Works

    • Co-author: (textbooks in Polish), Bases of Cytophysiology, 1985, others, 92, 95. Contributor Chapters. To books including Highlights of Modern Bichemistry, 1989, Airways Smooth Muscle, 1994.

      Contributor over 80 articles and reviews to professional journals including Bio-chemical Journal, European Journal Bio-chemical, Biochim, Biophysics Acta, Journal Biological Chemical, Biochemistry.

    Membership

    Member Polish Bio-chemical Society (secretary 1973-1977), European Society for Muscle Research (board directors since 1993), Cytoskeletal Forum.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, classical music, collecting mushrooms.

    Connections

    • Married Jan Dabrowski, September 16, 1961.
    • father: Jozef Mrozinska
    • mother: Helena (Milewska) Mrozinska
    • spouse: Jan Dabrowski
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    Born February 1, 1936
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    • 1958
      Polytechnic School Chemistry
    • 1969
      Nencki Institute Experimental Biology
    • 1971
      Oxford (England) University
    • 1974
      Nencki Institute Experimental Biology
    • 1958 - 1966
      Assistant, Department General Chemistry Medical School
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
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