Dr. Tomasz Rudka

Biotechnology and Medical Sciences (Technology and Policy)

“The function of the mitochondrial rhomboid” Rudka T Acta Biomedica Lovaniensia (2009) 478:1-114. PhD Thesis


“OPA1 controls apoptotic cristae remodeling independently from mitochondrial fusion” Frezza C, Cipolat S, Martins de Brito O, Micaroni M, Beznoussenko GV, Rudka T, Bartoli D, Polishuck RS, Danial NN, De Strooper B, Scorrano L Cell (2006) 126(1):177-89.


“Mitochondrial rhomboid PARL regulates cytochrome c release during apoptosis via OPA1-dependent cristae remodeling” Cipolat S*, Rudka T*, Hartmann D*, Costa V, Serneels L, Craessaerts K, Metzger K, Frezza C, Annaert W, D’Adamio L, Derks C, Dejaegere T, Pellegrini L, D’Hooge R, Scorrano L, De Strooper B Cell (2006) 126(1): 163-75. *shared first authorship


“Experimental (FT-ICR) and theoretical (DFT) evidence of basic site preference for bidentate 2-(β-aminoethyl)-pyridine – similarity with histamine” Raczyńska ED, Rudka T, Darowska M, Dąbkowska I, Decouzon M, Gal J-F, Maria P-C, Dubin Poliart C Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry (2005) 18(8):856-863.


“The Alzheimer disease-related calcium-binding protein calmyrin is present in human forebrain with an altered distribution in Alzheimer’s as compared to normal aging brains” Bernstein H-G, Błażejczyk M, Rudka T, Gundelfinger ED, Dobrowolny H, Bogerts B, Kreutz MR, Kuźnicki J, Wojda U Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology (2005) 31(3):314-324.


“Theoretical (DFT in vacuo) studies on the structure of 2-(β-aminoethyl)-pyridine - an agonist of the histamine H1 receptor. Comparison with experiment (FT-IR in apolar solvent)” Raczyńska ED, Darowska M, Rudka T Polish Journal of Chemistry (2003) 77:1529-1546.


“Ab initio study of tautomerism and basicity center preference in histamine, from gas phase to solution – comparison with experimental data (gas phase, solution, solid state)” Raczyńska ED, Darowska M, Cyrański M, Makowski M, Rudka T, Gal J-F, Maria P-C Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry (2003) 16(10):783-796.


“FTIR studies of isomers and hydrogen-bonded associates with the amidine moiety in apolar solvents” Darowska M, Rudka T, Raczyńska ED Chemical Papers (2003) 57(3):216-223.


“AP2-like cis element is required for calretinin gene promoter activity in cells of neuronal phenotype differentiated from multipotent human cell line DEV” Billing-Marczak K, Burzańska L, Winsky L, Nowotny M, Rudka T, Isaacs K, Belin MF, Kuźnicki J Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (2002) 1577(3):412-420.


“Influence of rotational isomerism on tautomerism and basicity of histamine and its model 4(5)-alkylimidazoles – AM1 studies for isolated molecules” Raczyńska ED, Rudka T, Darowska M Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM (2001) 574(1-3):221-232.


“Tautomerism of neutral and monoprotonated histamine – a comparison of semiempirical and ab initio quantum mechanical predictions for ‘essential’ and ‘scorpio’ conformations” Raczyńska ED, Darowska M, Rudka T, Makowski M Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry (2001) 14(11):770-777.


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