Diamond Grant

Graduate of the Department of Genomics and Animal Molecular Biology, Mr Przemysław Podstawski, doing his research under the supervision of Eng. Katarzyna Ropka-Molik, Ph.D. and Eng. Wojciech Witarski, Ph.D. got into a prestigious ninth position within the framework of the 6th edition of the programme Diamond Grant, financed by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Diamond Grants, awarded annually, enable financing the projects of eminently gifted students, who possess outstanding scientific output. Both the project entitled: “The analysis of the gene expression profile in equine keratinocytes, transfected with expression vectors for viral proteins E4 and E7, using next generation sequencing techniques in relationship with the analysis of chosen cell functional changes” and the graduate profile did not raise doubts and the project received high substantive evaluation and funding in the amount of 220 000 PLN.