Dr Przemysław Grudnik from the Małopolska Centre of Biotechnology of the Jagiellonian University (JU MCB) was awarded the Polish Intelligent Development Award 2020 in the Scientist of the Future category. He was recognised for his research on molecular mechanisms controlling the protein synthesis process and on the structures of enzymes involved in neoplastic processes.
The National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR) has announced a ranking list of positively evaluated applications for funding under the initiative "Support for specialist hospitals in fighting the spread of SARS-CoV-2 infection and in treating COVID-19". Two applications with the participation of MCB as leader and partner were accepted for funding.
ViroGenetics Team from the JU Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology is a member of CARE consortium, Europe’s largest initiative to accelerate therapy development for COVID-19 and future coronavirus threats.
The ViroGenetics Team from the Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology, leaded by Professor Krzysztof Pyrc is part of the European initiative to tackle coronavirus, Corona Accelerated R&D in Europe (CARE).