A student of veterinary medicine at the Poznań University of Life Sciences, Martyna Pietrzak has been classified as a ‘professional’ due to having access to a laboratory as well as possessing personal knowledge as to how to safely handle bacteria.
Professor Katherine Kedzierska and her team at the University of Melbourne, Australia, spent years researching ways our bodies fight viruses. Now they have published research that shows our immune system responds to coronavirus in the same way it does when we try to fight the flu.
A microbiological filter developed by Polish students was awarded a bronze medal at the International Genetically Engineered Machine (IGEM) competition organised by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston.
Despite still being at an early stage, Biotechnology is one of the fastest-growing sectors in Poland. Now, biotech company Bioavlee, is taking its Quantica 500 device to Europe.