Marzena Popielarska-Konieczna


Department of Plant Cytology and Embryology
Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University
Gronostajowa St. 9, 30-387 Cracow, Poland
Phone: +48 12 664 60 27
Fax: +48 12 664 51 04

Scientific interests

  • Plant tissue culture and experimental embryology
  • Micro-propagation of crop plants
  • Morphogenesis
  • Ultrastructure of the plant cell

Selected publications

Marcińska I, Czyczyło-Mysza I, Skrzypek E, Grzesiak MT, Popielarska-Konieczna M, Warchoł M, Grzesiak S. 2017. Application of photochemical parameters and several indices based on phenotypical traits to assess intraspecific variation of oat (Avena sativa L.) tolerance to drought. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 39:153.

Ślesak H, Liszniańska M, Ślesak I, Kozieradzka-Kiszkurno M, Popielarska-Konieczna M, Joachimiak A. 2017. Rooting affects the photosystem II activity : in vitro and ex vitro studies on energy hybrid sorrel. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 39:210.

Ślesak H, Liszniańska M, Popielarska-Konieczna M, Góralski G, Śliwińska E, Joachimiak AJ. 2014. Micropropagation protocol for the hybrid sorrel Rumex tianschanicus X Rumex patientia, an energy plant. Histological, SEM and flow cytometric analyses. Industrial Crops and Products 62: 156-165.

Bevitori R, Popielarska-Konieczna M, dos Santos EM, Grossi-de-Sá MF, Petrofeza S. 2014. Morpho-anatomical characterization of mature embryo-derived callus of rice (Oryza sativa L.) suitable for transformation. Protoplasma 251: 545-554.

Popielarska-Konieczna M, Kozieradzka-Kiszkurno M, Tuleja M, Ślesak H, Kapusta P, Marcińska I, Bohdanowicz J. 2013. Genotype-dependent efficiency of endosperm development in culture of selected cereals: histological and ultra structural studies. Protoplasma 250: 361-369.

Popielarska-Konieczna M, Kozieradzka-Kiszkurno M, Bohdanowicz J. 2011. Cutin plays a role in differentiation of endosperm-derived callus of kiwifruit. Plant Cell Reports 30: 2143-2152.

Popielarska-Konieczna M, Bohdanowicz J, Starnawska E. 2010. Extracellular matrix of plant callus tissue visualized by ESEM and SEM. Protoplasma 247: 121-125.

Popielarska-Konieczna M, Kozieradzka-Kiszkurno M, Świerczyńska J, Góralski G, Ślesak H, Bohdanowicz J. 2008. Are extracellular matrix surface network components involved in signaling and protective function? Plant Signaling & Behavior 3: 707-709.

Popielarska-Konieczna M, Kozieradzka-Kiszkurno M, Świerczyńska J, Góralski G, Ślesak H, Bohdanowicz J. 2008. Ultrastructure and histochemical analysis of extracellular matrix surface network in kiwifruit endosperm derived callus culture. Plant Cell Reports 27:1137-1145.

Popielarska M, Ślesak H, Góralski G. 2006. Histological and SEM studies on organogenesis in endosperm-derived callus of kiwifruit (Actinidia deliciosa cv. Hayward). Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica 48/2:97-104.

Góralski G, Popielarska M, Ślesak H, Siwińska D, Batycka M. 2005. Organogenesis in endosperm of Actinidia deliciosa cv. Hayward cultured in vitro. Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica 47: 121-128.

Popielarska M, Przywara L. 2003. In vitro culture of isolated living sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) embryo sacs. Sexual Plant Reproduction 16: 23-33.