The Nencki Institute welcomes candidates to apply for PhD studies.
On May 9th at the Nencki Institute, there was an organised Open Day.
On April 17th 2018, in the Didactic Center of the Medical University of Warsaw, a symposium was held, co-organized by the Nencki Institute, devoted to cooperation between science and business.
PhD student of The Nencki Institute, Ryszard Cetnarski, from Laboratory of Neurobiology of Vision lead by Prof. Wioletta Waleszczyk, is a co-author of the paper entitled: "Precursors of logical reasoning in preverbal human infants", published in Science magazine.
In the April issue of Cell journal, a paper entitled “Machine Learning Identifies Stemness Features Associated with Oncogenic Dedifferentiation” was published. Its co-author is Professor Bożena Kamińska, Head of the laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology at Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology.
On 6 April 2018 at the headquarters of the Sapienza University of Rome the President of the Polish Academy of Sciences Prof. Jerzy Duszyński awarded the Medal of the Polish Academy of Sciences to outstanding Italian psychopharmacologist Prof. Alberto Oliverio, in recognition of his exceptional merits to the development of science, both in Poland and worldwide, in particular for his understanding for the social role of science.
We are pleased to inform you that prof. Magdalena Frąc from Institute of Agrophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences was elected as the vice chair of Soil Biology Commission at the International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS).
The team of prof. Andrzej Bieganowski suggested improvement of the method of determining the stability of soil aggregates based on the results of changes in the median of granulometric distribution measured by the laser diffraction method, previously developed by himself (Clay Minerals 2010, 45, 23-34).
On 20 March 2018 the Polish Academy of Sciences hosted Experts of the Research, Innovation and Science Policy (RISE) Group. The RISE experts advise the Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Carlos Moedas. The event was chaired by Prof. Jerzy Duszyński, President of the Polish Academy of Sciences and Dr Daria Gołębiowska-Tataj, Chair of the RISE Group.
The conference organised by the Polish Academy of Sciences Nature-Based Solutions for Water will be held on 22nd March in the Staszic Palace in Warsaw, Nowy Świat 72 street.
Following the decision made during the Visegrad Group Academies Forum, held in Warsaw on 26-27 September 2017, the representatives of the V4 Academies published the Position Statement by the V4 Academies of Sciences on Framework Programme 9.
The Space Research Centre of the Polish Academy of Sciences is currently engaged in two ESA’s (European Space Agency) projects concerning landing on Phobos – one of Martians moons.