Intermission in activities of the Institute.

Intermission in activities of the Institute. For technical reasons, the buildings of the W. Szafer Institute of Botany PAS at 46 Lubicz St. will be closed from 2nd to 7th October 2019. In case of necessity please contact mobile phone +48 694 529 710 (Agnieszka Urbaniak – Office).

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PhD call for applications

PhD position is available as part of the project leaded by prof. dr hab. Lucyna Śliwa  and entitled: „Species delimitation and phylogeny of neotropical Lecanora s.l. (lichen-forming Ascomycota, Lecanoromycetes) from Bolivia based on molecular multilocus data and phenotypic characters” (project funded by the National Science Center under OPUS11 and implemented in collaboration with prof. F. Lutzoni Lab at Duke University, Durham, USA)

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ariadnaWelcome to the AriaDNA project !

 We are pleased to announce that the AriaDNA project ( by Alicja Babst-Kostecka was among the five winning projects of the first POWROTY / REINTEGRATION programme competition. The POWROTY / REINTEGRATION Programme is part of the Grant Project of the Foundation for Polish Science European Funds within the Smart Growth Operational Programme 2014–2020, Priority Axis IV: Increasing the scientific research potential, Measure 4.4: Increasing the human potential in the R & D sector.

Galvanic microcells as control agent of indoor microorganisms
Wojciech Spisak, Andrzej Chlebicki & Mariusz Kaszczyszyn

This  publication describe galvanic microcells as a new tool for fungal control on indoor surfaces. Inhibition zones are explained by using Cassini ovals. Read more ...


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