mgr farm. Maciej Korczak

Maciej Korczak

Ph.D. Candidate – Pharmaceutical Science

MSc Pharm.

room 2.02 Faculty of Pharmacy

Contact: maciej.korczak(at)

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Laboratory classes in Pharmacognosy for 3rd-year Pharmacy Students 


Chemical modification of biologically active molecules obtained from natural products. Anti-inflammatory activity of plant-derived compounds and their synthetic derivatives. 


2020 - now
Ph.D. Candidate
Medical University of Warsaw, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy and Molecular Basis of Phytotherapy. Ph.D. student in the Preludium Bis project managed by dr hab. Jakub Piwowarski 
Influence of chemical modifications of urolithin A molecule on its metabolism and biological activities in vitro.
Area of research: Synthesis and evaluation of cytotoxicity, bioavailability, and anti-inflammatory activity of synthetic derivatives of urolithin A. 

Master of Pharmacy
Medical University of Warsaw, Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmacy. 
Thesis mentored by dr Przemysław Kurowski.
Area of research: Identification of intracellular pathway controlled by GABAB receptors underlying rebound depolarization in pyramidal neurons located in V layer of the prefrontal cortex

Basic research projects

2017 - 2018
Project manager. Medical University of Warsaw Student mini-grant. Project: Studies on the mechanisms of the modulating effect of divalent ions on the occurrence of prolonged depolarization of the cell membrane in neurons of the prefrontal cortex
Project no. FW5/NM1/17