Grzegorz Wegrzyn
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Grzegorz Wegrzyn


Born: June 27, 1963; Gdansk (Poland)

Education (degree, subject, date, university):
MSc, Biology, 1987, University of Gdansk (Poland)
PhD, Biology, 1991, University of Gdansk (Poland)
Habilitation (DSc), Biology, 1995, University of Gdansk (Poland)
Professor (title), Biological Sciences 1998

Career/Employment (employers, positions and dates)
University of Gdansk (Poland), Research Assistant, 1987-1991
University of Nottingham Medical School (UK), Research Fellow, 1991
University of California at San Diego (USA), Post-doctoral Fellow, 1992
University of Gdansk (Poland), Lecturer, 1992-1996
University of Gdansk (Poland), Assistant Professor, 1996-1998
University of Gdansk (Poland), Associate Professor, 1998-1999
University of Gdansk (Poland), Professor, 1999 - present

Academic Function:
Head of Department of Molecular Biology, University of Gdansk

Scientific interests:
Regulation of DNA replication in bacteria, plasmids and bacteriophages
Control of gene expression in prokaryotes
Human genetic diseases, inherited metabolic disorders
Biological functions of natural products, particularly flavonoids

Editor of scientific journals:
FEMS Microbiology Reviews
Microbial Cell Factories
Acta Biochimica Polonica (Editor-in-Chief since 2009)
Metabolic Brain Disease (Deputy Chief Editor since 2014)

Biochemistry Biotechnology Genetics Microbiology Molecular Biology

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University of Gdansk
August 1986
Department of Molecular Biology
Head of Department of Molecular Biology

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