Congratulations to Monika Słupecka-Ziemilska, PhD from the Clinical Department of Human Epigenetics in our Institute, who received a SONATA BIS grant of nearly PLN 3,7 million from the National Science Center for the project:

"The effect of maternal treatment with metformin in pregnancy and lactation on programming metabolic adverse conditions in the offspring - long-term functional and epigenetic studies."

The project aims to investigate the effects of maternal treatment with metformin in pregnancy and lactation on the trajectory of offspring development and possible changes in their epigenome.

More informations about the project: click here