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Katka (K) Franke PhD

Blood Cell Research



Role of Inflammation in Development of Atherosclerosis, 26 February 2016, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

Research interests

Regulation of foam cell formation in development of atherosclerosis Role of Signal Regulatory Protein alpha (SIRP) in atherosclerosis

  • Flow cytometry
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Western blotting
  • Cell culturing (cell lines, primary cultures)
  • Knock-down techniques (siRNA, shRNA)
  • qRT-PCR
2009-presentPhD student, Dept of Blood Cell Research, Sanquin Research, Amsterdam
2007Erasmus/Socrates Internship Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam
2005-2009Dept of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, P.J. Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia
2002-2005Pharmacist, Kosice, Slovakia
1997-2002Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Sanquin publications
Other publications

Szilagyi K, Podracka L, Franke NE, Mojzis J, Mirossay L. A new link between steroid resistance, glucocorticoid receptor and nuclear factor kappa B p65 in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome. Neuro Endocrinol Lett 2009; 30(5):629-36.

Sabova L, Pilatova M, Szilagyi K, Sabo R, Mojzis J. Cytotoxic effect of mistletoe (Viscum album L.) extract on Jurkat cells and its interaction with doxorubicin. Phytother Res 2010; 24(3):365-8

Last edited on: 5 September 2017
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