Slawomir Pikula


Affiliation: Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology
Country: Poland


  1. Roszkowska M, Strzelecka Kiliszek A, Bessueille L, Buchet R, Magne D, Pikula S. Collagen promotes matrix vesicle-mediated mineralization by vascular smooth muscle cells. J Inorg Biochem. 2018;186:1-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest a role for collagen in promoting calcification induced by TNAP in atherosclerotic plaques. ..
  2. Domon M, Besson F, Tylki Szymanska A, Bandorowicz Pikula J, Pikula S. Interaction of AnxA6 with isolated and artificial lipid microdomains; importance of lipid composition and calcium content. Mol Biosyst. 2013;9:668-76 pubmed publisher
  3. Strzelecka Kiliszek A, Mebarek S, Roszkowska M, Buchet R, Magne D, Pikula S. Functions of Rho family of small GTPases and Rho-associated coiled-coil kinases in bone cells during differentiation and mineralization. Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj. 2017;1861:1009-1023 pubmed publisher
    ..Inhibition of ROCK signaling increases osteoblast differentiation in a topography-dependent manner. ..
  4. Strzelecka Kiliszek A, Bo┼╝ycki L, Mebarek S, Buchet R, Pikula S. Characteristics of minerals in vesicles produced by human osteoblasts hFOB 1.19 and osteosarcoma Saos-2 cells stimulated for mineralization. J Inorg Biochem. 2017;171:100-107 pubmed publisher
    ..The origin of vesicles and their properties predetermine the onset of mineralization at the cellular level. ..