Scientific Profile:

  • Molecular basics of energy transformation
  • Energy dissipating systems (uncoupling proteins – UCPs, alternative oxidase – AOX, mitochondrial potassium channels) in physiological and pathological conditions: the activity of UCPs and AOXs in different eukaryotic organisms, UCP proteins in inflammation and circulatory diseases, mitochondrial potassium channels in cytoprotection, mitochondria and the endurance training
  • Evolutionary and functional aspects of the mitochondrial protein import machinery
  • The role of mitochondria and mitochondrial outer membrane channels in cytoprotection and cytotoxicity: neurogenerative disorders, cytoprotective and cytotoxic factors, anabiosis as a cytoprotective strategy
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Articles (since 2010)