Justyna Roszkowiak MSc


e-mail: justyna.roszkowiak[at]uwr.edu.pl
tel.: +48 71 375 25 18




‘Modulation of elastase and lizozyme release from human neutrophils stimulated by Moraxella catarrhalis antigens and human neuropeptides’

Supervisor: dr hab. Daria Augustyniak




  • Wiglusz RJ, Drulis-Kawa Z, Pazik R, Zawisza K, Dorotkiewicz-Jach A, Roszkowiak J, Nedelec JM. Multifunctional lanthanide and silver ion co-doped nano-chlorapatites with combined spectroscopic and antimicrobial properties. Dalton Tr 2015 Apr 21;44(15):6918-25. doi: 10.1039/c5dt00046g.


  • Augustyniak D, Majkowska-Skrobek G, Roszkowiak J, Dorotkiewicz-Jach A. Defensive and Offensive Cross-Reactive Antibodies Elicited by Pathogens: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Curr Med Chem. 2017 Nov 24;24(36):4002-4037.doi: 10.2174/0929867324666170508110222.


  • Augustyniak D, Seredyński R, McClean S, Roszkowiak J, Roszniowski B, Smith DL, Drulis-Kawa Z, Mackiewicz P.Virulence factors of Moraxella catarrhalis outer membrane vesicles are major targets for cross-reactive antibodies and have adapted during evolution. Sci Rep. 2018 Mar 21;8(1):4955. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-23029-7.
  • Augustyniak D, Roszkowiak J, Wiśniewska I, Skała J, Gorczyca D, Drulis-Kawa Z. Neuropeptides SP and CGRP Diminish the Moraxella catarrhalis Outer Membrane Vesicle- (OMV-) Triggered Inflammatory Response of Human A549 Epithelial Cells and Neutrophils. Mediators Inflamm. 2018 Aug 5;2018:4847205. doi: 10.1155/2018/4847205. eCollection 2018.




  • Co-financing under the earmarked subsidy for research or developmental practices and related tasks, serving the development of young scientists and doctoral students.

    Project title: ‘Assessment of the Moraxella catarrhalis outer membrane vesicles (OMVs) effect on phagocytosis of this bacteria by the THP-1 cells”




  • Wiglusz R. J., Drulis – Kawa Z., Dobosz J., Maleszka – Bagińska K., Pązik R., Dorotkiewicz – Jach A., Roszkowiak J., Nadelec J. M., Stręk W.: Antimicrobial activity of the silver (I), ytterbium (III), erbium (III) and europium (III) doped and co-doped nano-chloroapatites – International conference on RARE EARTH MATERIALS, Advances in Synthesis, Studies and Applications; 26-28 kwietnia 2013, Wrocław, Polska [poster]


  • Roszniowski B., Olszak T., Poros A., Roszkowiak J., Smith D. L., Drulis-Kawa Z.: Isolation, biology and genome analysis of bacteriophage φAP7 specific to Burkholderia cepacia complex isolated from cystic fibrosis patient – Viruses of microbes: Structure and function, from molecules to communities; 14 – 18 lipca 2014, Zurich, Szwajcaria [poster]


  • Roszkowiak J.: Outer membrane vesicles as virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria – Wiosenna Szkoła Naukowa, 08-10 maja 2015, Karpacz, Polska [referat]
  • Roszkowiak J., Nowak J, Augustyniak D.: The role of elastase in antimicrobial action against Moraxella catarrhalis – European Congress of Immunology; 6 – 9 września 2015, Wiedeń, Austria [poster]
  • Nowak J., Augustyniak D., Figura R., Borkowska B., Roszkowiak J., Drulis – Kawa Z., Pawłowski B.: The potency of adaptive immunity against conserved and evolving antigens – European Congress of Immunology; 6 – 9 września 2015, Wiedeń, Austria [poster]