Miss Marta Tarczyluk

Marta Tarczyluk
Marta Tarczyluk

PhD student in Biomedical Sciences

School of Life and Health Sciences
Aston University
Aston Triangle
Birmingham  B4 7ET
Email: tarczylm@aston.ac.uk
telephone: +44 (0)121 204 3914

Career History

  • 2009 - to date  PhD, Aston University
  • 2007 - 2008     Placement Year, University of Warsaw (Poland)
  • 2005 - 2009     BSc Cell and Molecular Biology with  First Class Honours, Aston University

Research Interests

  • Generating in vitro model of healthy aging and Alzheimer's disease
  • The role of the Amyloid Precursor Protein (APP) and Amyloid-β peptide in the development of Alzheimer’s disease
  • The use of stem cells in development of therapeutic applications for Alzheimer's disease
  • Muscular dystrophies, muscle regeneration and the potential use of adult and embryonic stem cells for muscular therapies

Research Funding

Aston Research Centre for Healthy Ageing and Alzheimer’s Research Trust


Greenshields Prize, Aston University 2009

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research