Employee

Monika Rakoczy-Trojanowska


prof. dr hab.

Monika Rakoczy-Trojanowska

Faculty of Horticulture, Biotechnology and Landscape Architecture

Department of Plant Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology

+48 22 59 321 50



Education

1975 - 1980: Warsaw University of Life Sciences (WULS), Department of Plant Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology

1980 - M.Sc. inq. in horticulture, WULS

1985 - Ph.D. in Agricultural Sciences ( with distinction in plant genetics and plant biotechnology), WULS

1999 - Ph.D habil. (D.Sc.) in Agricultural Sciences (with distinction in agronomy and plant genetics), WULS

2007 - Full professor, WULS



Professional

1981 – 1984: Doctoral student, WULS

1985 – 2002: Assistant Professor, WULS

2002 – 2006: Associate Professor, WULS

2007- present: Full professor, WULS

2003 – 2008: Head of the Department of Plant Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology, WULS



Current Position and Address

Full Professor

Department of Plant Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology, (WULS, Nowoursynowska 159, 02-776 Warszawa, Poland



Main achievements:



1. Obtaining and characteristics of interspecific hybrids in Cucurbita species (Cucurbita maxima x C.pepo, C.maxima x C.ficifolia i C.maxima x C. foetidissima

2. Optimalisation of rye haploidization methodology

3. Characteristics of the genetic mechanisms controlling tissue culture response (TCR) of differnent explants of rye (Secale cereale L.) and an identification of QTLs for TCR and sevearl key genes for somatic embryogenesis.

4. Characteristics of somaclonal variation of quantitative and molecular traits in rye

5. Adaptation of SAMPL (selective amplification of microsatellite polymorphic loci) markers for the genetic mapping and philogenetic analyses rye.

6. Construction of high-density genetic maps (individual and consensus) of rye based on DArT markers of rye

7. Construction and annotation of rye BAC library

8. Isolation and structural characteristics of ScBx1 ÷ ScBx5 genes controlling the biosynthesis of benzoxazinoids in rye.

Curriculum Vitae

http://monika_rakoczy_tojanowska.users.sggw.pl/MRT cv ang 2013.pdf

Publications

  1. Ważniejsze publikacje/ main scientific papers

  2. 1. Bartoszewski G., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 1994. Androgeneza indukowana u żyta. Dotychczasowe osiągnięcia i perspektywy. Hodowla Roślin i Nasiennictwo 4-5: 1-3.

  3. 2. Bruins M.B.M, Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Snijders C.H.A. 1997. Isolated microspore culture in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.): the effect of co-culture of wheat or barley ovaries on embryogenesis. Cereal Res Com 23: 401-408. (IF=0,392)

  4. 3. Pietrzykowski R., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Zieliński W. 1999. Wykorzystanie grupowania metodą k-średnich w ocenie zmienności somaklonalnej żyta ozimego (Secale cereale L.). Colloquium Biometryczne XXIX: 287-292.

  5. 4. Pląder W., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 1994. Obtaining of hybrids within the family Cucurbitaceae by in vitro culture of immature embryos. III. Characteristics of hybrids of Cucurbita maxima x C.ficifolia and C.maxima x C.foeditissima. Genet. Pol. 35(1-2):

  6. 5. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Malepszy S. 1989. A method for increased plant regeneration from immature F1 and BC1embryos of Cucurbita maxima Duch.x C.pepo L. Plant Cell Tissue Organ Cult.18:192-194. IF=3,09)

  7. 6. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Malepszy S. 1989. Obtaining of hybrids within the family Cucurbitaceae by in vitro culture of immature embryos. II. Characteristics of BC1 and F2 hybrids between Cucurbita maxima and C.pepo. Genet. Pol. 30(1-2): 67-74

  8. 7. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Malepszy S. 1990. The influence of genetic factors on plant regeneration in vitro. Postępy Biologii Komórki 17(3):247-259.

  9. 8. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Malepszy S. 1992. Uzyskiwanie, charakterystyka i wykorzystanie w hodowli mieszańców oddalonych Cucurbita maxima x C.pepo. Hodowla Roślin i Nasiennictwo 4: 20-26.

  10. 9. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Malepszy S.1986. Obtaining of hybrids within the family Cucurbitaceae by in vitro culture of immature embryos. I. Characteristics of hybrids between C.maxima and C.pepo. Genet. Pol. 27(3-4): 259-272.

  11. 10. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Śmiech M, Malepszy S. 1997. The influence of genotype and medium on rye (Secale cereale L.) anther culture. Plant Cell Tissue Org Cult 48: 15-21. (IF=3,09)

  12. 11. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Malepszy S. 1993. Genetic factors influencing the regeneration ability in rye (Secale cereale L.). I. Immature inflorescences. Theor. Appl.Genet. 86:406-410. (IF=3,297)

  13. 12. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Malepszy S. 1995. Genetic factors influencing the regeneration ability of rye (Secale cereale L.). II. Immature embryos. Euphytica 83: 233-239. (IF=1,554)

  14. 13. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Śmiech M. 1995. Wstępne wyniki prac nad haploidyzacją u żyta ozimego. Biul.IHAR 195/196: 291-297.

  15. 14. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Malepszy S. 1999. Inheritance of umbrella-like leaf shape in materials derived from Cucurbita maxima x pepo hybrids. Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative Report 22:50-52.

  16. 15. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2002. Alternative methods of plant transformation – a short review. Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett. 7: 849-858. (IF=1,505).

  17. 16. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M.2002. The effects of growth regulators on somaclonal variation in rye (Secale cereale L.) and selection of somaclonal variants with increased agronomic traits. Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett. 7:1111-1120. (IF=1,505).

  18. 17. Faris N.M., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Malepszy S., Niemirowicz-Szczytt K. 2000. Diploidization of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) haploids by in vitro culture of leaf explant. Food Biotechnology (Ed. S. Bielecki, J. Tramper i J. Polak. Elsevier Science B.

  19. 18. Kowalczyk K., Kobryń J., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2001. Comparison of pollen fertility of some pepino (Solanum muricatum Aiton) clones in different growing periods. Folia Hort. 13/1A: 309-314.

  20. 19. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2001. Somaclonal variation in plants – characteristics and application. Folia Hort. 13/1A: 49-59.

  21. 20. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2002. Characteristics of somaclonal variation in rye (Secale cereale L.). Biotechnologia 2, 57: 175-183.

  22. 21. Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Bolibok H. 2004. Characteristics and a comparison of three classes of microsatellite-based markers and their application in plants. Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett. 9: 221-238. (IF=1,505).

  23. 22. Bolibok H, Rakoczy-Trojanowska M, Hromada A, Pietrzykowski R. 2005. The efficiency of different PCR-based marker system in assessing genetic diversity among winter rye (Secale cereale L.) inbred lines. Euphytica 146: 109-115. (IF=1, 554).

  24. 23. Bolibok H, Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2006. Genetic mapping of QTLs for tissue-culture response in plants. Euphytica149: 73-83. (IF=1,554).

  25. 24. Bolibok H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Wyrzykowska M., Radecka M., Orczyk W. 2006. Identyfication of microsatellite markers in rye genome. Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett. 11: 291-298. IF=1,505)

  26. 25. Bolibok H., Gruszczynska A., Hromada-Judycka A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2007. The identification of QTLs associated with the in vitro response of rye (Secale cereale L.). Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett. 12: 523-535. (IF=1,505)

  27. 26. Gruszczynska A., Bolibok H., Rakoczy – Trojanowska M. 2006. Identification of QTLs for some morphological traits of winter rye (Secale cereale L.). “Biotechnology 2006”, České Budějovice, Czech Republic 15th – 16th February 200

  28. 27. Gruszczyńska A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2007. Charakterystyka genów ulegających ekspresji podczas somatycznej embriogenezy u roślin. Biotechnologia 1(76): 96-106.

  29. 28. Hromada A., Bolibok H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2007. Application of the GDDSC for the isolation of winter rye (Secale cereale L.) genome regions connected with in vitro reaction of immature embryos. Vorträge fűr Pflanzenzűchtung 71: 217-224.

  30. 29. Hromada A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2006. Charakterystyka markerów SAMPL i ich wykorzystanie w badaniach genomów roślinnych. Biotechnologia 3(74): 79-87.

  31. 30. Teixeira da Silva J.A., Bolibok H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2007. Molecular markers in micropropagation, tissue culture and in vitro plant research. Genes, Genomes and Genomics 1: 66-72. Global Science Books. (ISBN: 8189233386)

  32. 31. Bolibok-Brągoszewska H., Heller-Uszyńska K., Wenzl P., Caig V., Evers M., Carling J., Uszyński G., Kilian A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2009. DArT markers for the rye genome - genetic diversity and mapping. BMC Genomics 10: 578, doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-

  33. 32. Hromada-Judycka A., Bolibok-Brągoszewska H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2010. Genetically directed differential subtraction chain products related to in vitro response of immature embryos of Rye (Secale cereale L.): isolation, characterization, and expres

  34. 33. Siedlecka E., Hromada-Judycka A., Pawełkowicz M., Wóycicki R., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Przybecki Z. 2010. Applying of novel subtracted method Genetically Directed Differential Subtraction Chain (GDDSC) in plant genomes. Nature Precedings 1-21. (

  35. 31. Gruszczyńska A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska m. 2011. Expression analysis of somatic embryogenesis-related SERK, LEC1, VP1 and NiR ortologues in rye (Secale cereale L.). J. Appl Genet. 52(1): 1-8 (IF= 1,664, LC=1).

  36. 32. Stojałowski SA, Milczarski P, Hanek M, Bolibok-Brągoszewska H, Myśków B, Kilian A, Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2011. DArT markers tightly linked with the Rfc1 gene controlling restoration of male fertility in the CMS-C system in cultivated rye (Secale cere

  37. 33. Myśków B., Stojałowski S., Łań A., Bolibok-Brągoszewska H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M., Kilian A. 2011. Detection QTL for α-amylase activity on high-density genetic map of rye and comparing their localization to loci controlling preharvest sprouting

  38. 34. Milczarski P., Bolibok-Brągoszewska H., Myśków B., Stojałowski S., Heller-Uszyńska K., Góralska M., Brągoszewski P., Uszyński G., Kilian A., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2011. A high density consensus map of rye (Secale cereale L.) based on DArT markers. Pl

  39. 35. Targońska M., Hromada-Judycka A., Bolibok-Brągoszewska H., Rakoczy-Trojanowska M. 2012. The specificity and genetic background of the rye (Secale cereale L.) tissue culture response. Plant Cell Rep. 32(1):1-9. (IF=2,274)