Education

Graduate School "adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland" (1997), Chemistry
Graduate School "adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland" (2001), Chemistry
Graduate School "birkbeck College, University of London, Uk" (2001)

Research Interest

  • chromatin structure
  • evolution
  • next generation sequencing
  • structural biology

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Crystal Structure of Cardiac Troponin C Regulatory Domain in Complex with Cadmium and Deoxycholic Acid Reveals Novel Conformation.
Li AY, Lee J, Borek D, Otwinowski Z, Tibbits GF, Paetzel M Journal of molecular biology 2011 Sep
Structure and control of the actin regulatory WAVE complex.
Chen Z, Borek D, Padrick SB, Gomez TS, Metlagel Z, Ismail AM, Umetani J, Billadeau DD, Otwinowski Z, Rosen MK Nature 2010 Nov 468 7323 533-8
To automate or not to automate: this is the question.
Cymborowski M, Klimecka M, Chruszcz M, Zimmerman MD, Shumilin IA, Borek D, Lazarski K, Joachimiak A, Otwinowski Z, Anderson W, Minor W J. Struct. Funct. Genomics 2010 Sep 11 3 211-21
Structural and functional characterization of Reston Ebola virus VP35 interferon inhibitory domain.
Leung DW, Shabman RS, Farahbakhsh M, Prins KC, Borek DM, Wang T, Mühlberger E, Basler CF, Amarasinghe GK J. Mol. Biol. 2010 Jun 399 3 347-57
Crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of Ebola VP35 interferon inhibitory domain mutant proteins.
Leung DW, Borek D, Farahbakhsh M, Ramanan P, Nix JC, Wang T, Prins KC, Otwinowski Z, Honzatko RB, Helgeson LA, Basler CF, Amarasinghe GK Acta Crystallogr. Sect. F Struct. Biol. Cryst. Commun. 2010 Jun 66 Pt 6 689-92

Honors & Awards

  • NARSAD Young Investigator Award
    (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Crystallographic Association
  • American Society for Cell Biology