Research conducted recently in the Raman Imaging Group

National Science Centre "PRELUDIUM 16"
Spectral cytology and histopathology of infiltrating bladder cancer - a proof of concept
Supervisor: Monika Kujdowicz, Tutor: Kamilla Małek
Kwota 209 997 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 15"
RS-SRS-MED: Spontaneous and stimulated Raman scattering microscopy for sensitive and ultrafast imaging of cells upon development of life style diseases
Supervisor: Małgorzata Barańska
1 896 400 PLN
National Science Centre "PRELUDIUM 15"
Spectroscopic analysis and chiroptical studies of supramolecular assemblies: biologically important aggregates and model systems
Supervisor: Monika Dudek, Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
69 900 PLN
National Science Centre "ETIUDA 6"
Raman spectroscopy in the study of the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver with the use of isolated liver cells and in vitro models
Supervisor: Ewelina Szafraniec, Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
82 676 PLN
National Science Centre "PRELUDIUM 14"
Raman spectroscopy in studies on cellular uptake of sinusoidal endothelial cells in vitro
Supervisor: Ewelina Szafraniec, Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
207 600 PLN
Horizon 2020, European Training Networks (MSCA-ITN-ETN)
LOGIC LAB: Molecular logic lab-on-a-vesicle for intracellular diagnostics
Beneficiary: Jagiellonian University, participants: Malgorzata Baranska, Agnieszka Kaczor
Total budget: 3.5 mln EUR, for UJ: 450 000 EUR
National Science Centre "SONATINA 1"
Endothelial inflammation studied in situ within functional blood vessels using Raman imaging, atomic force microscopy and imaged cytometry
Supervisor: Marta Pacia
688 346 PLN
MNiSW Polish-French project "Polonium 2018/19"
Badanie spektroskopowych markerów niealkoholowego zapalenia wątroby na poziomie komórkowym
Coordinators: Malgorzata Baranska, Jegiellonian University, Poland, Ganesh D. Sockalingum, Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France. Participants: Ewelina Szafraniec
National Science Centre "OPUS 13"
Induced chirality in "guest-host" supramolecular assemblies - developement of new methods of resonance Raman Optical Activity
Supervisor: Agnieszka Kaczor
1 126 560 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 13"
6×S for Chiral Semiconducting Naphthalene diimides: Synthesis, Simulations, Structure, Spectroscopy, Spectroelectrochemistry, Sensors
Participants: Malgorzata Baranska, Grzegorz Zajac
National Science Centre "OPUS 12"
In search of biochemical, mechanical and functional fingerprints of oxidative stress in RBCs
Supervisor: Katarzyna M. Marzec, Participants: Katarzyna Bulat, Aneta Blat
1 239 900 PLN
The National Centre for Research and Development "Lider VIII"
Diagnostics of the biochemical alterations in packed human red blood cells (PRBCs) with the use of vibrational spectroscopy
Supervisor: Katarzyna M. Marzec; Participants: Jakub Dybaś
1 200 000 PLN
Narodowe Centrum Nauki "ETIUDA 5"
Badania kompleksów wybranych hemoprotein i ich przemian w układach biologicznych metodami spektroskopii molekularnej
Supervisor: Jakub Dybaś; Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
115 676 PLN
Narodowe Centrum Nauki "ETIUDA 5"
Badania spektroskopowe chiralnych ksantofili oraz ich supramolekularnych agregatów
Supervisor: Grzegorz Zając; Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
101 252 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 12"
Spectral histopathology, FTIR and immunoSERS, for the recognition of biochemical status of pre-metastatic niche and micrometastasis in murine model of breast cancer
Coordinator: Kamilla Malek; Executor: Ewelina Wiercigroch, Aneta Blat
1 011 050 PLN
National Science Centre "PRELUDIUM 12"
Resonance Raman spectroscopy studies of the in vitro and ex vivo haemoglobin adducts with gasotransmitters in biological systems
Supervisor: Jakub Dybas, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
99 400 PLN
National Science Centre "HARMONIA 8"
The development of spectroscopic analysis of lipid droplets in vitro: biochemistry, and their localisation in relation to the biological function
Coordinator: Małgorzata Barańska, Participants: Kamilla Małek, Ewelina Szafraniec
950 000 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 11"
A design of surface-enhanced Raman (SERS) nanosensors for ex vivo detection of inflammatory state in blood vessels
Coordinator: Kamilla Malek; Executor: Ewelina Wiercigroch, Aneta Blat
861 660 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 10"
Diabetes mellitus as a factor enhancing aortic stenosis progression: new molecular mechanisms
Participants: Agnieszka Kaczor, Krzysztof Czamara
624 360 PLN
Ministry of Science and Higher Education "Iuventus Plus"
Spectroscopic imaging of the biomarkers of the early stage of lung metastasis of breast cancer
Supervisor: Katarzyna M. Marzec, Participants: Karolina Chrabaszcz, Jakub Dybas
300 000 PLN
Ministry of Science and Higher Education "Iuventus Plus"
Stressed endothelium in the laser light: study of the effects of oxidative stress on endothelial cells by means of vibrational spectroscopy
Supervisor: Katarzyna Majzner
300 000 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium 10"
Spectroscopic analysis of supramolecular xanthophyll aggregates
Supervisor: Grzegorz Zajac, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
150 000 PLN
National Science Centre "OPUS 9"
To catch lifestyle diseases red-handed - in vivo Raman spectroscopy
Supervisor: Agnieszka Kaczor, Participants: Marta Pacia, Krzysztof Czamara, Ewelina Bik, Zuzanna Majka
907 320 PLN
National Science Centre "Symfonia"
Pharmacotherapeutic mechanisms, spectroscopic signatures, and nanomechanics of dysfunctional endothelium in liver steatosis and heart failure; towards organ-specyfic mechanisms
Supervisor of one task: Malgorzata Barańska, Participants: Ewelina Szafraniec, Szymon Tott, Adrianna Wisłocka
6 996 680 PLN
COST BM1401
Raman4clinics - European Network on Raman-based applications for clinical diagnostics
COST National Coordinator [PL] - Małgorzata Barańska


National Science Centre "Maestro 4" - Completed
Multiparameter imaging of cells by using vibrational spectroscopy, AFM and SNOM: analysis of biochemical changes in single endothelium cells induced by stress, pathology and drug therapy
Supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska, Participants: Agnieszka Kaczor, Kamilla Małek, Anna Ryguła, Katarzyna Majzner, Emilia Staniszewska, Krzysztof Czamara, Ewelina Wiercigroch, Ewelina Szafraniec
2 224 000 PLN
National Science Centre "Etiuda" - Completed
Examination of biochemical changes in liver associated with the development of selected liver diseases by means of vibrational spectroscopy imaging techniques and histochemical staining
Supervisor: Kamila Kochan, Tutor: Małgorzata Barańska
104 428 PLN
National Science Centre "Opus" - Completed
Determinants of carotenoid biosynthesis in carrot: a model system approach
Supervisor: Rafal Baranski, Participants: Malgorzata Baranska
689 000 PLN
German Federal Ministry of Science and Education - Completed
iMoL - Molecular Logics – Novel approaches towards integrated molecular diagnostics in mammalian cells
Participants: Małgorzata Baranska, Agnieszka Kaczor
National Science Centre "Etiuda" - Completed
Multimodal imaging of chemical changes in the ex vivo tissues in murine models of civilization diseases
Supervisor: Marta Pacia, Tutor: Agnieszka Kaczor
63 596 PLN
National Science Centre "Sonata" - Completed
Structural studies and chemical imaging of vitamins A, E and their metabolites in healthy and pathologically altered animal tissues
Supervisor: Katarzyna M. Marzec, Participants: Kamila Kochan, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska, Karolina Chrabąszcz
362 000 PLN
National Science Centre "Etiuda" - Completed
Vibrational spectroscopy in pharmacology of endothelium
Supervisor: Katarzyna Majzner, Tutor: Malgorzata Barańska
104 428 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
Label-free imaging of subcelluar structures of endotelium using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy supported by FT-IR Spectroscopy, AFM and Fluorescence Microscopy
Supervisor: Katarzyna Majzner, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
149 500 PLN
National Science Centre "Opus" - Completed
4xS of xanthophylls: Structure, Spectroscopy, Stereochemistry and Self-assambly in relation to biochemistry of studied pigments
Supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska, Participants: Agnieszka Kaczor, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska, Marta Pacia, Grzegorz Zajac, Monika Dudek
390 000 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
Vibrational spectroscopy in analysis of biochemical status of blood that mirrors vascular wall pathology in animals with systemic and pulmonary hypertension
Supervisor: Emilia Staniszewska, Tutor: Stefan Chlopicki
99 700 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
From Symptoms to Treatment: a comprehensive characteristic of the evolution of pathological changes in an experimental model of fatty liver using vibrational spectroscopy imaging
Supervisor: Kamilla Kochan, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
116 400 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
Small scale, great significance: Raman spectroscopy, 3D imaging, atomic force microscopy and immunohistochemical staining in study of diabetes
Supervisor: Marta Pacia, Tutor: Agnieszka Kaczor
137 500 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
Physicochemical studies on membrane and intracellular environment of endothelium
Supervisor: Aleksandra Jaworska, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
100 000 PLN
National Science Centre "Preludium" - Completed
Analysis of quinoline alkaloids using vibrational spectroscopy methods and quantum-chemical calcultions
Supervisor: Maciej Roman, Tutor: Malgorzata Baranska
75 000 PLN
POIG.02.02.00-00-014/08, Priority 2.2. - Completed
Jagiellonian Center of Experimental Therapeutics (JCET)
Supervisor of the task and the Raman Spectroscopy Lab: Malgorzata Baranska
45 000 000 PLN
POIG.01.01.02-00-069/09, Priority 1.1.2. - Completed
Vascular endothelium in developement and curing of lifestyle diseases: from basic research to the offer of an innovative drug of endothelium action
Supervisor of two tasks: Malgorzata Baranska, Participants of two tasks: Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska, Agnieszka Kaczor, Kamilla Malek
62 000 000 PLN
FNP-International PhD Project - Completed
Analysis of plant secondary metabolites
Maciej Roman, Supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska
Grant of Ministry of Science and Higher Education - Completed
Why carrot gets stressed out? Studies of cis-trans isomerization of model terpenoids
Supervisor: Agnieszka Kaczor, participants: Malgorzata Baranska, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska
270 000 PLN
Grant for investment 5662/IA/158/2008 Ministry of Science and Higher Education - Completed
Organization of a laboratory of microanalysis of bioactive compounds
Mover and participant: Malgorzata Baranska
1 600 000 PLN
Special international grant 97/N-DFG/2008/0 of Ministry of Science and Higher Education as a part of the program DFG Polish-German co-operation - Completed
Evaluation of Daucus genetic resources as a source of health promoting compounds
Participant: Malgorzata Baranska
400 000 PLN
Grant N N204 013635 of Ministry of Science and Higher Education - Completed
From plant to drug: spectroscopic studies of bioactive compounds of fundamental importance in biology and medicine
Supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska, participants: Anna Baran, Agnieszka Kaczor, Maciej Roman
260 000 PLN
Grant of Ministry of Science and Higher Education - Completed
Spectroscopic and quantum-chemical studies of fosfomycin and its derivatives
Participants: Malgorzata Baranska, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska
100 000
Grant of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development - Completed
Studies on understanding and developing of the genetical variability of carrot with the application of conventional and biotechnological methods
Participant: Malgorzata Baranska
1 800 000 PLN
Grant of Ministry of Science and Higer Education - Completed
Molecular structure and adsorption of dehydropeptides studied by vibrational spectroscopy
Supervisor: Kamilla Malek
164 000 PLN
Grant of Ministry of Science and Higer Education - Completed
From a plant to a textile. The spectroscopic analysis of natural dyes
Anna Baran, supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska
74 000 PLN
Grant of Faculty of Chemistry UJ - Completed
New ligands for chelatoaromatic complexes
Participants: Anna Baran, Malgorzata Baranska, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska
2 000 PLN
Grant of Faculty of Chemistry UJ - Completed
Mechanism of adsorption of some cyclic compounds on silver nanoparticles
Supervisor: Kamilla Malek, participant: Agnieszka Kaczor
2 000 PLN
WRBW - Completed
Raman and Infrared Imaging of Animal Tissues
Supervisor: Malgorzata Baranska, participants: Anna Baran, Kamilla Małek, Agnieszka Kaczor, Maciej Roman, Katarzyna Chruszcz-Lipska
2 000 PLN