2nd Edition (2012)

GENERAL

2nd edition of Aspects of Neuroscience Conference took place in 2012, also at University of Warsaw, Faculty of Biology, Warsaw. For the first time students session were divided into “basic” and “extended” versions held simultaneously in two rooms. Conference had been still held in Polish as the official language.

Note, that titles below were translated by Organizers on promotional purposes. 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

 

Head of the Conference: Róża Kamila Węglińska

 

Kacper Łukasiewicz

Żaneta Matuszek

Sylwia Purchla-Szepioła

Piotr Bogdanowicz

Zuzanna Borzymowska

Aleksandra Klemba

Anna Malinowska

Kacper Kondrakiewicz

Marek Małagocki

Paweł Mazurkiewicz

Agnieszka Olszewska

Anna Dawid

under supervision of Magdalena Markowska, PhD.



PATRONAGES

Konferencja organizowana pod patronatem:

Jego Magnificencji Rektora Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego

Prof. dr hab. Marcin Pałys

 

Dziekan Wydziału Biologii Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego

Prof. dr hab. Agnieszka Mostowska

 

Ministerstwa Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyższego

Urzędu Marszałkowskiego Województwa Mazowieckiego

Fundacji Rozwoju Systemu Edukacji (www.frse.org.pl)

Wydawnictwa Naukowego PWN

Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego

Centrum Nauki Kopernik

Biocentrum Edukacji Narodowej (biocen.edu.pl)

Centrum Innowacji, Transferu Technologii i Rozwoju Uniwersytetu (cittru.uj.edu.pl)

Polskiego Towarzystwa Stwardnienia Rozsianego (ptsr.org.pl)

Projekt Tekla Plus (teklaplus.pl)

GeoMys – Usługi dla nauki (http://www.uslugidlanauki.pl/)

Księgarni Liber (www.liber.pl)

Partnerzy medialni

Scientific American – Świat Nauki

Czasopismo Via Mentis

Magazyn 21.wiek

Avant – pismo awangardy filozoficzno-naukowej

Magazyn Psychologia Dziś

Magazyn Psychologiczny Tu i Teraz

Nanonet – Fundacja wspierania nanonauk I nanotechnologii

Reedukacja.pl internetowy serwis pedagogiczny

Psychopraca.net

Portal Bioinformatyk.eu

Portal dlastudenta.pl

Dydacto – lepsza jakość nauki

Portal students.pl

Portal neuropsychologia.org

Blog neurotyk.pl

Blog psychika.net

Portal e-biotechnologia.pl

 

ABSTRACT BOOK

2nd Aspects of Neuroscience Conference Programme

LECTURE LIST

*Mechanism of optical activation in the alertness process.

Prof. Dr hab. Andrzej Wróbel

 

*Could neuron transplantation improve the functionality of the brain?

Dr hab. Artur Czupryn

 

*Application of mice models in autism research.

Dr Ksenia Meyza

 

*Modern perspectives of the intraoperative imaging in neurosurgery. 

Prof. dr hab. Paweł Słoniewski

 

*From transmembrane current to extracellular potential – a venture. 

Dr hab. Daniel Wójcik

 

*Methodological status of modern neuroimaging.

  1. Andrzej Jastrzębski

 

*The future is already here — it’s just unevenly distributed.

Dr hab. Piotr Durka

 

STUDENTS SYMPOSIA

 

I SESSION- Neurobiology

 

SP1.1 Neural stem cells in reconstructive neurobiology.

Katarzyna Czajkowska

SP1.2 Behavioural tests and their practical application in a neurobiologist’s work.

Kacper Ptaszek

SR1.1 mTOR regulates formation of the CLIP-170 – p150Glued protein complex.

Adrianna Łach

SR1.2 Application of two-photon microscopy in in-vivo imaging of mice cortex microglia cells.

Emilia Kosonowska

SR1.3 An introduction to synaptosome proteomics.

Dominik Cysewski

 

II SESSION – Neuropsychology

 

SP2.1 Evoked potential vs emotional recognition of faces – N170 and its modulation by emotions. 

Olga Kamińska

SP2.2 A journey from receptors to meanings – certain concepts of the dopamine hypothesis in schizophreny over the years.

Dagna Skrzypińska, Monika Słodka

SP2.3 From the lab to the clinic – some words about the neuropsychological rehabilitation. 

Maria Nalberczak

SR2.1 The impact of cognitive training on behavioural and electrophysiological measures of working memory. Does the gender matter? 

Katarzyna Giertuga, Olga Matysiak

SR2.2 Changes in the theta band as a reaction to memory encumbrance with people of varying working memory capacities.

Marta Zakrzewska

SR2.3 Birds as a model organism for neurolinguistics.

Mateusz Kostecki

 

III SESSION – Neurology and neurosurgery

 

SP3.1 „SM and the families”. Consequences of neurological diseases to the families of Sclerosis multiplex-stricken people – pilot research.

Zuzanna Konarska, Izabela Siłakowska, Monika Marczak

SP3.2 Sleep-related pathologies.

Kamil Polok

SR3.1 Gamma Knife – a non-invasive alternative for surgery of intracranial tumours as well as related brain-based pathologies.

Leszek Lombarski

SR3.2 The neurobiology of brain in foeti, preterms and newborns.

Łukasz Przysło

 

IV SESSION – Neuroinformatics

 

SP4.1 Neurofeedback: possible applications of the evermore popular technique.

Michał Czerwiński

SP4.2 An introduction to the realms of neural networks.

Mikołaj Magnuski

SR4.1 Clinical application of procedures for classification of specific brain-region activation patterns by fMRI at diapause.

Katarzyna Bieńkowska

SR4.2 Changes in EEG signal intensity during alfa band perodical light simulation. 

Maciej Łabęcki

SR4.3 Lienard equations as simple models for neuron and cardiomyocyte activity.

Piotr Podziemski

 

V SESSION – Borderlines of neuroscience

 

SP5.1 Application of neuroimaging in investigation of the praying people. 

Kacper Kondrakiewicz

SP5.2 The art of neurons – what’s going on in our brain?

Żaneta Matuszek, Róża Węglińska

SP5.3 You will see what you yearn to see – the formation of conscious sensations in human brain.

Marcin Koculak, Krzysztof Gociewicz, Michał Wierzchoń

SR5.1 Neurobiological bases for sign language.

Magdalena Bartnicka

 

 

Promotional video (thanks to uniwerekTV):

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRSyeB4mk7w

 

 

 

Photogallery:

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