Agnieszka Paradowska-Gorycka

Agnieszka Paradowska-Gorycka
Deepartment Head, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation, National Institute of Geriatrics, Warsaw, Poland


She is graduated from the Agricultural University of Poznan, Poland. She has completed a degree in Biotechnology with specialization in molecular diagnostics. Master's thesis she performed at the Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences in Poznan, Poland. During her studies she worked for 1.5 years (01.2004 - 07.2005), as a volunteer in the Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Medical Sciences in Poznan, Poland. After graduation, she took half-year (07.2005 - 12.2005) internship at the Institute of Human Genetics in Leipzig, Germany. In January 2006, she started working in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Institute of Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation, Warsaw, Poland, where she work today.

Research Interest

genetic studies ? genetic variations in genes contribute in the Th17 and Treg cells development and associated with angiogenesis and their correlation with mRNA and protein levels and with clinical complication in patients with rheumatic diseases, rheumatology, autoimmune diseases, polymorphisms and mutation, RNA and protein levels, T cells, transcriptional factors, cytokines, signaling pathways in immune responses, inflammation, the role of HLA in rheumatic diseases,