Jan Albrecht#


Jan Albrecht
Email:jalbrecht 'at' imdik.pan.pl
Membership Number:3497
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:POLAND
Section:PHYSIOLOGY & NEUROSCIENCE
Username:jalbrecht
Homepage: http://www.imdik.pan.pl/en/research-groups/departments/115-department-of-neurotoxicology





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1996 - present Head, Department of Neurotoxicology.
  • 2002, 01-06 Director
  • 1995 - 2001 Scientific Director
  • 1992 - present Full Professor
  • 1984 - 1992 Associate Professor
  • 1970 - 1984- Assistant,; Senior Assistant; Research Associate
  • 1970 - present; Medical Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland:
  • 1966 - 1970 State University of Leiden:, Assistant (Voluntary), Biochemistry Laboratory
  • 1983 - 1984, Research Manager, Unilever Research Laboratory
  • 1976 - 1978; Post-doc, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Department of Neurology

Fields of Scholarship
  • Neuroscience
  • Pathophysiology
  • Experimental neurology
  • Glutamine transport, function and dysfunction in the central nervous system
  • Amino acid neurotransmitter transporters and receptors in the mechanisms of hepatic encephalopathy (HE)
  • Oxidative and nitrosative stress in ammonia neurotoxicity
  • Heavy metal neurotoxicity
  • Blood-brain barrier damage in HE and ammonia neurotoxicity
  • Roles of glutamine metabolism in the biology of brain tumors

Honours and Awards
  • 2012 - Hans Prydz Honorary lecture, University of Oslo
  • 2009 - Polish Academy of Sciences and Arts, active member
  • 2007- Polish Academy of Sciences, corresponding member
  • 2006 – Award of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland for outstanding achievements in science
  • 2004 –A three-year Professorship Award (“Master”) of the Foundation of Polish Science.
  • 2000 - Polish Academy of Science and Arts, corresponding member

Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-8) was last updated on Wednesday, 16. October 2013, 09:16 by Kaiser Dana
  • operated by