Towards understanding the dynamic structure of fenestrations in living liver sinusoidal endothelial cells

Karolina Szafranska

Jagiellonian University

Master student of Biophysics at Jagiellonian University in Krakow and student researcher at the Centre for Nanometer-Scale Science and Advanced Materials. Investigate application of Atomic Force Microscopy in biological science and cell imaging.


Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cells(LSECs) contribute to maintain transportation of lipoproteins and chylomicrons between bloodstream and a space of Disse. Filtration is provided by the presence of trans-membrane pores with... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Karolina Szafranska (Jagiellonian University)
  2. Bartlomiej Zapotoczny (Jagiellonian University)
  3. Karolina Owczarczyk (Jagiellonian University)
  4. Marek Szymonski (Jagiellonian University)

Topic Area

Liver sinusoidal liver cells in liver disease


OS3 » Session 3 LSEC (11:15 - Thursday, 15th June, Aula Maxima, Ground Floor)