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Justyna Prajsnar, MSc, Eng.

PhD Student
Phone: +48 12 6395 155
Room: 237
E-mail: justyna.prajsnar@ikifp.edu.pl

Research Topics:

  • Modification of β-lactam antibiotics with bacterial derivatives to synthesize new drugs in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria
  • Biocatalytic conversion of pro-chiral ketones to chiral alcohols using PEDH dehydrogenase
  • Bacterial cultures of Pseudomonas putida strains on substrates with a different carbon source, for bioplastic biosynesis
  • Transformation of competent cells, expression of S-PEDH and R-PEDH in different strains of Escherichia coli

Methods:

  • UV-VIS spectroscopy
  • High performance liquid chromatography, HPLC / MS
  • Gas and liquid chromatography

  • Bacterial cultures (liquid and on solid media)

  • Enzymatic catalysis

  • FPLC and electrophoresis techniques for enzyme purification

  • Genetic transformation of bacterial strains

  • Genetically modified bacteria