American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences aims to promote communication among clinical researchers worldwide. This journal publishes original works within the area of clinical medicine. It is academically peer-reviewed and designed for all doctors, researchers, and health workers regardless of their medical specialties, or type of employment.

Marta Palusinska-Szysz

Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

Research Scientist, Maria Curie Sklodowska University, Poland

Research Areas

Medical Microbiology, Biochemistry


2003Ph.DDepartment of Genetics and Microbiology,Faculty of Biology and Earth Science, Maria Curie Sklodowska University


2003Department of Genetics and Microbiology
1994Maria Curie Sklodowska University


Member of the Polish Microbiologists' Society and of the Editorial Board in "Frontiers in Microbiology"

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Monika Janczarek, Rafał Kalityński, Andrzej L. Dawidowicz, Ryszard Russa. Legionella bozemanae synthesizes phosphatidylcholine from exogenous choline. Microbiol. Res. 2011, 166:87-98
[2]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Anna Turska-Szewczuk, Magdalena Karaś, Ryszard Russa and Wincenty J. Drożański. Occurrence of new polyenoic very long chain acyl residues in lipids from Acanthamoeba castellanii. Acta Protozool. 2009, 48:63-72
[3]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Kalityński R., Russa R., Dawidowicz A.L., Drożański W.J. Cellular envelope phospholipids from Legionella lytica. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2008, 283:239-46
[4]  Koziol-Montewka M., Magrys A., Palusińska-Szysz M., Danielak M., Wojtowicz M., Niewiedziol J., Koncewicz R., Niedźwiadek J., Paluch-Oles J., Trzeciak H., Drożański W., Dutkiewicz J. Monitoring Legionella species in hospital water systems. Link with disease and evaluation of different detection methods. Ann. Agric. Environ. Med. 2008, 15:143-147
[5]  Turska-Szewczuk A., Palusińska-Szysz M., Russa R. Structural studies of the O-polysaccharide chain from the lipopolysaccharide of symbiotically enhanced mutant Mlo-13 of Mesorhizobium loti NZP2213. Carbohydr. Res. 2008, 25:477-82
[6]  Palusińska-Szysz M. "Legionnaires'Disease" Chapter 81. UK Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health Manual of Childhood Infections-Blue Book. Oxford University Press 2010
[7]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Janczarek M. Innate immunity to Legionella and Toll-like receptors. Folia Microbiol., 2010, 55:508-11
[8]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Russa R. Chemical structure and biological significance of lipopolysaccharide from Legionella. Recent Pat Anti Infect Drug Discov. 2009,4:96-107
[9]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Cendrowska-Pinkosz M. Pathogenicity of the family Legionellaceae. Arch. Immunol. Ther. Exp. 2009, 4: 96-107
[10]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Cendrowska-Pinkosz M. Occurrence and pathogenicity of the family of Legionellaceae. Post. Hig Med Dośw. 2008, 62:337-53
[11]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Drożański W.: Pathogenicity and virulence factors in bacilli from the family Legionellaceae. Post. Hig. Med. Dośw. 2006;60:24-44
[12]  Palusińska-Szysz M., Drożański W.: Chemical structure and biological activity in Legionellae. Postępy Mikrobiol. 2006;45:287-301