Scholarship holders from the National Children’s Fund at the Nencki Institute

Every year scholarship holders from the National Children’s Fund visit the Nencki Institute. On March 2nd, 2015 a presentation of the Institute took place. The guests to listened to two lectures by

dr W. Konopka - The history and achievements of the Nencki Institute

and by

mgr E. Szczęsna - Microtubules - motorways within the cell.

Next, the young visitors familiarized themselves with the research carried out at 6 selected Nencki Institute labs and had the possibility to talk to the people who manage the labs. Between March 3th-6th the scholarship holders participated in activities organized by 7 labs.

Workshop participants were very pleased with the experience and claimed to have broadened their knowledge and become familiar with modern equipment by being able to independently conduct the experiments and use their practical skills.

Date of publication
6 March 2015