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Elzbieta Pastwa

Elzbieta Pastwa, Polish molecular geneticist, educator. Achievements include patents pending for new method for the repair of DNA damage; research in role of oncogenic tyrosine kinase in drug resistance in leukemic cells. Member of Polish Biochemical Society, Radiation Research Society, National Organization Technics, International Tai Chi Society.

Background

  • Pastwa, Elzbieta was born on July 2, 1962 in Poniatowa, Lublin, Poland. Daughter of Eugeniusz and Anna Zyta Pastwa.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Technology University Lodz, Poland, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Biology, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 1998. Doctor of Science in Medical Biology, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 2007.

    Career

    • Senior analytical chemist Sugar Factory, Opole Lubelskie, Poland, 1987. Graduate research assistant Technology University Lodz, 1988—1989, predoctoral research associate, assistant lecturer, 1990—1998. Postdoctoral research associate Medical University Lodz, 1998—1999, assistant professor, since 2002, chief molecular genetics department, since 2006.

      Postdoctoral visiting fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1999—2002. Referee fellows award for research excellence National Institutes of Health, 2002. Reviewer British Journal Haematology, 2005—2006.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents pending for new method for the repair of DNA damage. Research in role of oncogenic tyrosine kinase in drug resistance in leukemic cells.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Polish Biochemical Society, Radiation Research Society, National Organization Technics, International Tai Chi Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, tai chi, reading, skiing.

    Connections

    • father: Eugeniusz Pastwa
    • mother: Anna Zyta Pastwa
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    Born July 2, 1962
    (age 55)
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    • 1987
      Technology University Lodz
    • 1998
      Medical University Lodz
    • 2007
      Medical University Lodz
    • 1987
      Senior, analytical chemist Sugar Factory
      Opole Lubelskie, Poland
    • 1999 - 2002
      postdoctoral visiting fellow, National Institutes of Health
      Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    • 2006
      postdoctoral research associate, Medical University Lodz
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