Department of Medical Biology
Our research topics
- Role of melanization in pathogenesis and progression of melanoma (Anna Brożyna, PhD, Dr Hab).
- Involvement of the endocrine system of vitamin D3 in the biology of skin melanocytic tumors (Anna Brożyna, PhD, Dr Hab).
- Molecular foundations of tumorigenesis, diagnostic and prognostic markers of human cancer (Anna Brożyna, PhD, Dr Hab; Łukasz Kuźbicki, PhD), in particular:
- molecular markers of cancerogenesis, especially markers useful for detection of cutaneous melanoma as well as prognostic and predictive markers for this cancer,
- epigenetic modifications in development and progression of human melanoma.