Department of  Environmental Paleobiology


Katarzyna JANISZEWSKA, Ph.D.


Biomineralization of scleractinian skeleton


CURRICULUM VITAE



Personal data
Katarzyna Janiszewska

Academic degrees
  • 2014 Ph.D. in Earth Sciences, Geology (Institute of Paleobiology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw). Skeletal development in micrabaciid corals and the origin of Scleractinia), scientific supervisor Professor Jarosław Stolarski
  • 2008. Master of Science in geology, Faculty of Geology, University of Warsaw. "Stratigraphy, microfacies, and vertebrate microfossils from the Frasnian/Famennian boundary interval in the Łagów area (Holy Cross Mountains)"

Research grants

  • 2012 - 2015 NCN grant: Biomineralizacja i diageneza szkieletu u pierwotnych koralowców sześciopromiennych (leader) 

Participation in scientific meetings

  • 2015 13th International Symposium on Biomineralization (Biomin XIII) 16-19 September, Granada, Spain (poster)
  • 2015 12th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera, Muscat, Oman 5-10 February (lecture)
  • 2014 COCARDE Workshop and Field Seminar, June 10th to 13th, 2014, Denmark. Cold-water Carbonates at high palaeolatitudes from the Palaeozoic to the Recent - Combining outcrops studies with core studies and geophysical imaging.
  • 2013. XXII Konferencja Naukowa Sekcji Paleontologicznej Polskiego Towarzystwa Geologicznego Tyniec, 27-30 września 2013 r. (lecture).
  • 2013. 12th International Symposium on Biomineralization, 27-30 August, Freiberg, Germany (lecture).
  • 2011. 11th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera, Liège 22-26 August, Belgium (lecture).
  • 2010. XXI Konferencja Sekcji Paleontologicznej PTG 2010, Kopalne Biocenozy w Czasie i Przestrzeni, Żarki-Letnisko, 13-16 September (lecture).
  • 2010. European Geosciences Union, General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02- 07 May (poster).
  • 2007. XX Konferencja naukowa paleobiologów i biostratygrafów PTG, Granice Paleontologii, Sw. Katarzyna,10-13 September.
Field work/expeditions
  • 2010. Wiazniki, Russia (organized by Institute of Paleobiology)
  • 2008. Morocco, Spain, Germany
  • 2007. Lipie Slaskie and Wozniki. (organized by Institute of Paleobiology)
  • 2007. Svalbard (organized by Field Paleontologist Club, Faculty of Geology, Warsaw University)
  • 2006. Krasiejow, Poland (organized by Institute of Paleobiology).
Research interests
  • Biomineralization of scleractinian skeleton



Publications



Scientific papers (in peer-reviewed journals)

Krug, P., Kwiatkowska, M., Mojzych, I., Głowala, P., Dorant, S., Kępińska, D., Chotkowski, M., Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Wiktorska, K., Kaczyńska, K., Mazur, M. 2019. Polypyrrole microcapsules loaded with gold nanoparticles: Perspectives for biomedical imaging. Synthetic Metals 248, 27–34, doi:10.1016/j.synthmet.2018.12.025 [FULL TEXT PDF]

Janiszewska, K., Mazur, M., Machalski, M., Stolarski, J. 2018. From pristine aragonite to blocky calcite: Exceptional preservation and diagenesis of cephalopod nacre in porous Cretaceous limestones. PLoS ONE 13(12): e0208598, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208598 [FULL TEXT PDF]

Surmik, D., Szczygielski, T., Janiszewska, K., Rothschild, B.M. 2018. Tuberculosis-like respiratory infection in 245-million-year-old marine reptile suggested by bone pathologies. Royal Society Open Science, 5: 180225; doi: 10.1098/rsos.180225. [FULL TEXT PDF]

Surmik, D., Rothschild, B.M., Dulski, M., Janiszewska, K. 2017. Two types of bone necrosis in the Middle Triassic Pistosaurus longaevus bones: the results of integrated studies. Royal Society Open Science, 4: 170204; doi: 10.1098/rsos.170204. [FULL TEXT PDF]

Janiszewska, K., Mazur, M., Escrig, S., Meibom, A., Stolarski, J. 2017. Aragonitic scleractinian corals in the Cretaceous calcitic sea. Geology 45(4):319-322, doi: 10.1130/G38593.1. [FULL TEXT PDF]

Rakociński, M., Pisarzowska, A., Janiszewska, K. & Szrek, P. 2016. Depositional conditions during the Lower Kellwasser Event (Late Frasnian) in the deep-shelf Łysogory Basin of the Holy Cross Mountains Poland. Lethaia, doi: 10.1111/let.12167.

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Kitahara, M., Neuser, R. & Mazur, M. 2015. Microstructural disparity between basal micrabaciids and other Scleractinia: new evidence from Neogene Stephanophyllia. Lethaia 48:417-428, doi: 10.1111/let.12119 [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)].

Uchman, A., Rattazzi, B., Kaminski, M.A. & Janiszewska, K. 2015. Large astrorhizid foraminifera from Oligocene - Lower Miocene deep-sea sediments, Northern Apennines, Italy: A new perspective on the genus Astrorhizinoides Stschedrina, 1969. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigraphia 121(1):21-30.

Kijewska K., Kowalska, J., Jemielity, J., Kaczyńska, K., Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Blanchard, G.J., Kępińska, D., Głowala, P., Lubelska, K., Wiktorska, K., Pisarek, M. & Mazur, M. 2015. Gold-decorated polymer vessel structures as carriers of mRNA cap analogues. Polymer 57:77-87, doi:10.1016/j.polymer.2014.12.019 [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)].

Domart-Coulon I., Stolarski J., Brahmi C. Gutner-Hoch E., Janiszewska K., Shemesh A. & Meibom A. 2014. Simultaneous extension of both basic microstructural components in scleractinian coral skeleton during night and daytime, visualized by in situ 86Sr pulse labeling. Journal of Structural Biology 185(1): 79-88, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsb.2013.10.012. [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)].

Janiszewska, K., Jaroszewicz, J. & Stolarski, J. 2013. Skeletal ontogeny in basal scleractinian micrabaciid corals.Journal of Morphology 274(3):243-257, doi:10.1002/jmor.20085. [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)] [SOM (Publisher site]

Owocki, K., Niedźwiedzki, G., Sennikov, A.G., Golubev, V.K., Janiszewska, K. & Sulej, T. 2013. Upper Permian vertebrate coprolites from the Vyazniki and Gorokhovets, Vyatkian regional stage, Russian Platform. Palaios 27(12):867-877, doi:10.2110/palo.2012.p12-017r. [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)]

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Benzerara, K., Meibom, A., Mazur, M., Kitahara, M. and Cairns, S.D. 2011. A unique skeletal microstructure of the deep-sea micrabaciid scleractinian corals. Journal of Morphology 272(2):191-203, doi:10.1002/jmor.10906 [FULL TEXT PDF (Publisher site)] [SOM (Publisher site]

Gierliński, G., Menducki P., Janiszewska, K., Wicik, I., Boczarowski, A. 2009. A preliminary report on dinosaur track assemblages in the Middle Jurassic of Imilchil area, Morocco. Geological Quarterly 53 (4): 477-482. [FULL TEXT PDF: ca. 370 KB]


Conference abstracts and posters (international)

Janiszewska, K., Mazur, M., Escrig, S., Meibom, A., Stolarski, J. 2019. Scleractinian coral biomineralization and Mg/Ca in the changing ocean. 13thInternational Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera 2019, Modena, Italy – Abstract Book, p. 26.

Stolarski, J., Janiszewska, K., Coronado, I., Takeuchi, T., Ravet, L., Thomas, J., Marin, F. 2019. Deep-water scleractinian corals and their skeletal organic matrices: A source of phylogenetic data? 15th International Symposium on Biomineralization 9-13 September 2019, Munich, Germany – Abstract Book, O-69.

Sulikowska-Drozd, A., Duda, P., Janiszewska, K. 2019. A fresh x-ray look on old collections: Micro-CT screening of viviparity in clausiliid land snails clade. World Congress of Malacology 2019, 11–16 August, 2019, Pacific Grove, California, Abstract Book, 281.

Trębicki, Ł., Patoleta, B., Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Bartos, M., Marusik, Y., Dabert M., Żabka, M. 2018. Securing paternity in jumping spiders, with description of a novel form of mating plug in Cytaea Keyserling, 1882 (Araneae: Salticidae). 31st European Congress of Arachnology; 8 - 13 July, 2018, Vác, Hungary. p. 135.

Surmik, D., Szczygielski, T., Janiszewska, K., Rothschild, B.M. 2018. Tuberculosis-like respiratory infection in 245-million-year old marine reptile suggested by bone pathologies. 78th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, October 17–20, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. p. 224-225.

Corfe, I.J., Fostowicz-Frelik, L., Cox, P.G., Cobb S.N., Janiszewska, K. 2018. An exceptionally preserved juvenile specimen of the multituberculate Tombaatar sabuli provides new data on multituberculate dental development. 78th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, October 17–20, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. p. 110.

Kaczmarek, P., Janiszewska, K., Rupik, W. 2017. Embryology of the vomeronasal organ and associated structures in the brown anole (Squamata: Iguania). 19th SEH European Congress of Herpetology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria, September 18th-23rd 2017. Programme & Abstracts, p. 84.

Hermyt, M., Janiszewska, K., Rupik, W. 2017. Structure and ultrastructure of the developing egg tooth in squamate reptiles. 19th SEH European Congress of Herpetology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria, September 18th-23rd 2017. Programme & Abstracts, p. 77.

Surmik, D., Szczygielski, T., Rothschild, B.M., Janiszewska, K. 2017. Evidence of Tuberculosis-Like Infection in a Middle Triassic Eusauropterygian, Proneusticosaurus silesiacus Volz, 1902. 15th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists, Munich, Germany, 31.07-5.08 2017.Zitteliana : An International Journal of Palaeontology and Geobiology 91, p. 86.

Hermyt, M., Kaczmarek, P., Janiszewska, K., Okła, H., Rupik, W. 2017. Egg teeth of squamate reptiles - embryonic adaptation to hatching. Evolution 2017, 23-27.06.2017, Portland, USA.

Kaczmarek, P., Janiszewska, K., Hermyt, M., Rupik, W. 2017. Embryology of the vomeronasal organ and associated structures in the context of squamate evolution: a 3D perspective. Evolution 2017, 23-27.06.2017, Portland, USA.

Corfe, I., Cobb, S.N., Cox, P.G., Fostowicz-Frelik, Ł., Janiszewska, K. 2016. First in situ evidence of replacement of the multituberculate I2, and new data on multituberculate dental development. The 64th Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy, Liverpool, August 22nd  - 26th, 2016, p.18.

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J. 2015. Microstructural disparity between basal micrabaciids and other scleractinian corals. 13th International Symposium on Biomineralization (Biomin XIII) 16-19 September 2015 Granada, Spain. p. 67.

Janiszewska K., Stolarski J. 2015. The skeletal ontogeny of basal micrabaciid scleractinian corals. 12th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera, Muscat, Oman. Gutech Geoscience Conference Publication 2: 8.

Domart-Coulon, I, Stolarski, J., Brahmi, C., Janiszewska, K., Hoch-Gutner, E., Shemesh, A. & Meibom, A. 2013. Simultaneous formation of two basic microstructural components in scleractinian coral skeleton during night and daytime, visualized by in situ 86Sr pulse labeling. 12th International Symposium on Biomineralization, 27-30 August, Freiberg, Germany.

Stolarski, J., Brahmi, C., Janiszewska, K., Domart-Coulon, I. & Meibom, A. 2012. Skeletal structure of scleractinian corals: biological, evolutionary and taxonomic significance. 12th International Coral Reef Symposium (9-13 July 2012, Cairns, Queensland, Australia).

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Kitahara, M. & Cairns, S.D. 2011. Deep insight into deep-water corals: unique microstructure of micrabaciids. Abstracts, 11th Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera, Liège, August 19-29, 2011. Kölner Forum für Geologie und Paläontologie 19: 59-60.

Owocki, K., Niedźwiedzki, G., Sennikov,A.G., Golubev, V.K., Janiszewska, K., Biernacki, K. & Sulej, T. 2011. Horizons with the Late Permian vertebrate coprolites from the Vyazniki and Gorokhovets, Vyatkian Gorizont, Russian Platform – preliminary report. 64. In: Nebelsick J.H., Friedrich J.-P. and Dynowski J.F. (eds.), 6th International Meeting on Taphonomy and Fossilization. Taphos 2011. Tübingen, 14th-17th June 2011. Annali dell’Università di Ferrara, Sez. Museologia Scientifica e Naturalistica, volume speciale. [PDF] [PDF-poster]

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J., Benzerara, K., Meibom, A., Mazur, M., Kitahara, M. and Cairns, S.D. 2010. A unique skeletal microstructure of the deep-sea micrabaciid scleractinian corals. Geophysical Research Abstracts 12, EGU2010-9523.

Stolarski, J. Reynaud, S., Ferrier-Pages, C., Janiszewska, K., Domart-Coulon, I., Beraud, E., Marrocchi, Y., Mazur, M., Szlachetko, J. and Meibom, A. 2010. Scleractinian corals cultured in low Mg/Ca seawater form aragonite skeleton. Geophysical Research Abstracts 12, EGU2010-9657-1.

Conference abstracts and posters (national)

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J. 2019. O niezywkłym przetrwaniu aragonitu w porowatych wapieniach górnej kredy. XXIV Konferencja Naukowa Sekcji Paleontologicznej Polskiego Towarzystwa Geologicznego Wrocław, Długopole Górne, 11-14 września 2019 r. s.38-39.

Kaczmarek, P., Janiszewska, K., Rupik, W. 2018. Embryology of the vomeronasal organ and associated structures in the brown anole (Squamata: Iguania). XXXIII Conference on Embryology Plants - Animals - Humans, Olsztyn, Poland, May 23rd-26th 2018. Abstracts. Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica, Vol. 60 suppl. 1: 32.

Hermyt, M., Janiszewska, K., Rupik, W. 2018. Structure and development of squamate egg teeth. XXXIII Conference on Embryology Plants - Animals - Humans, Olsztyn, Poland, May 23rd-26th 2018. Abstracts. Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica, Vol. 60 suppl. 1: 29.

Janiszewska, K., Stolarski, J. 2016. Szkielet pod kontrolą? Biomineralizacja koralowców w zmieniającym się oceanie. XXIII Konferencja Naukowa Sekcji Paleontologicznej Polskiego Towarzystwa Geologicznego Poznań, 21-23 września 2016 r. s.53.

Janiszewska, K. & Stolarski, J. 2013. Ontogeneza bazalnych koralowców w świetle promieni rentgena. XXII Konferencja Naukowa Sekcji Paleontologicznej Polskiego Towarzystwa Geologicznego Tyniec, 27-30 września 2013 r, 19. [Abstract]

Janiszewska, K. & Stolarski, J. 2010. Korony głębin – o strukturze szkieletu koralowców Micrabaciidae. XXI Konferencja Sekcji Paleontologicznej PTG 2010, Kopalne Biocenozy w Czasie i Przestrzeni, Żarki-Letnisko 13-16 września, 23-25.

Stolarski, J. & Janiszewska, K. 2010. Aragonitowe koralowce kalcytowych mórz. XXI Konferencja Sekcji Paleontologicznej PTG 2010, Kopalne Biocenozy w Czasie i Przestrzeni, Żarki-Letnisko 13-16 września, 72-74.

Janiszewska, K., Szrek, P., Woroncowa-Marcinowska, T. 2007. Zapis zdarzeń biotycznych na pograniczu frańsko-fameńskim w Płuckach koło Łagowa. – In: A. Żylińska (red.), Granice paleontologii. XX Konferencja naukowa paleobiologów i biostratygrafów PTG, 10-13.09.2007. Uniwersytet Warszawski, Warszawa, 63-66.

Janiszewska, K., Wicik, I. 2007. W krainie ostrych szczytów. In: Materiały konferencyjne Ogólnopolskiej Konferencji Naukowych Kół Geologicznych, Kraków 1-2. 12. 2007.


Popular books

Janiszewska, K., Menducki, P., Wicik, I. 2010. W krainie dinozaurów. 1-32. MULTICO, Warszawa




Contact



Katarzyna Janiszewska
Institute of Paleobiology PAS
ul. Twarda 51/55
PL-00-818 Warsaw, POLAND
e-mail: k.janiszewska@twarda.pan.pl
phone 697-88-00; room 633B