• Ph.D. Program in Biomedical Sciences (BIMS), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA, 2017 - present
  • Visiting Graduate Student at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA, 2016 - 2017
  • M.Sc. in Chemistry (Specialization - Biological Chemistry), Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 2017
  • B.Sc. in Chemistry (Inter-Faculty Studies in Mathematics and Natural Sciences), Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland 2015
Research Interest:
  • Protein crystallography
  • Structural biology
  • Biophysics
  • Studies of drugs, hormones, and metal ions transport by serum albumins
  • Structural and biochemical characterization of the PA3944 acetyltransferase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Scholarship of the Polish Minister of Science and Higher Education for outstanding achievements (2015)
  • Recipient of the DuPont Company Award in contest "The Golden Medal of Chemistry" for the best bachelor or engineering thesis organised by the Polish Academy of Sciences and DuPont Company (2015)

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Publications with the Minor Lab

  1. Czub MP, Venkataramany BS, Majorek KA, Handing KB, Porebski PJ, Beeram SR, Suh K, Woolfork AG, Hage DS, Shabalin IG, Minor W (2019)
    Testosterone meets albumin - the molecular mechanism of sex hormone transport by serum albumins.
    Chem. Sci. 10: 1607-1618 Times cited: 1 [Pub Med ID: 30842823] [Pub Med Central ID: PMC6371759]
  2. Czub MP, Zhang B, Chiarelli MP, Majorek KA, Joe L, Porebski PJ, Revilla A, Wu W, Becker DP, Minor W, Kuhn ML (2018)
    A Gcn5-related N-acetyltransferase (GNAT) capable of acetylating polymyxin B and colistin antibiotics in vitro.
    Biochemistry : [Pub Med ID: 30499668]
  3. Niedzialkowska E, Mrugała B, Rugor A, Czub MP, Skotnicka A, Cotelesage JJH, George GN, Szaleniec M, Minor W, Lewiński K (2017)
    Optimization of overexpression of a chaperone protein of steroid C25 dehydrogenase for biochemical and biophysical characterization.
    Protein Expr. Purif. 134: 47-62 Times cited: 4 [Pub Med ID: 28343996] [Pub Med Central ID: PMC5535313]