Who's Who


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2010PhDMolecular BiologySpanish National Cancer Research Centre / Autonomous University of MadridMadridSpain
2008DEAMolecular Biology, OncologyAutonomous University of MadridMadridSpain
2005MScBiotechnologyRigshospitalet / Technical University of DenmarkCopenhagen / LyngbyDenmark
2005MSc EngBiotechnologyTechnical University of LodzLodzPoland


Current Research Projects

  • The Cancer Genomics of the Kidney project (CAGEKID)
    M Wozniak, G Scelo, B Abedi-Ardekani, P Brennan, CAGEKID Consortium

  • Whole-genome expression profiling of renal cell carcinoma (WGE, part of KIDRISK project)
    M Wozniak, F Le Calvez-Kelm, P Brennan, G Scelo

  • Molecular mechanisms and genomic alterations in the pathogenesis of renal cell carcinoma (analysis of exome sequencing, whole-genome methylation, gene expression and microRNA data from the Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project)
    M Wozniak, G Scelo, J McKay, P Brennan

  • Alcohol and risk of kidney cancer in EPIC
    M Wozniak, G Scelo, P Brennan, EPIC Consortium


Selected Publications

Wozniak MB, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Abedi-Ardekani B, Byrnes G, Durand G, Carreira C, Michelon J, Janout V, Holcatova I, Foretova L, Brisuda A, Lesueur F, McKay J, Brennan P, Scelo G. (2012) Integrative genome-wide gene expression profiling of clear cell renal cell carcinoma in Czech Republic and in the United States. PLOS ONE Under review

Martin-Sanchez E, Rodriguez-Pinilla SM, Sanchez-Beato M, Lombardia L, Dominguez-Gonzalez B, Romero D, Odqvist L, Garcia-Sanz P, Wozniak MB, Kurz G, Blanco C, Mollejo M, Alves FJ, Menarguez J, Gonzalez-Palacios F, Rodriguez-Peralto JL, Ortiz-Romero PL, Garcia JF, Bischoff JR, Piris MA. (2012) Simultaneous pan-PI3K and MEK inhibition as a potential therapeutic strategy in peripheral T cell lymphomas. Haematologica. Jul;16 Epub

Wozniak MB, Villuendas R, Bischoff JR, Blanco-Aparicio C, Martínez-Leal JF, de La Cueva P, Rodriguez ME, Herreros B, Martin-Perez D, Longo MI, Herrera M, Piris MA, Ortiz-Romero PL. (2010) Vorinostat interferes with the signaling transduction pathway of T cell receptor and synergizes with PI3K inhibitors in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Haematologica. Apr;95(4) : 613-21

Wozniak MB, Piris MA. (2010) Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: two faces of the same coin. J Invest Dermatol. Feb;130(2) : 348-51

Wozniak MB, Tracey L, Ortiz-Romero PL, Montes S, Alvarez M, Fraga J, Fernández Herrera J, Vidal S, Rodriguez-Peralto JL, Piris MA, Villuendas R. (2009) Psoralen plus ultraviolet A +/- interferon-alpha treatment resistance in mycosis fungoides: the role of tumour microenvironment, nuclear transcription factor-kappaB and T-cell receptor pathways. Br J Dermatol. Jan;160(1) : 92-102

Scientific Societies Membership

American Association for Cancer Research