Personal profile

Prior to completing her postdoctoral training in Canada, Dr. Kloc-Stepkowska was a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Zoology at the University of Warsaw, Poland. She also served as a Research Associate in the Department of Biology at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. While completing her postdoctoral training, Dr. Kloc-Stepkowska earned the AHFMR Research Award from the University of Calgary and the MRC Biotechnology Training Award from Dalhousie University. She joined the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center as a Research Scientist in the Department of Molecular Genetics in 1987, and became an Associate Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology there in 2006. Dr. Kloc-Stepkowska joined the Houston Methodist Research Institute in 2008.

Research interests

Dr. Kloc-Stepkowska’s research focuses on investigations into the role of structural RNA in the organization of cellular cytoskeleton. She has numerous publications in the medical literature and her current studies are funded by the National Science Foundation. Dr. Kloc-Stepkowska also works closely with Dr. R. Mark Ghobrial on transplant immunomodulation studies using allochimeric molecules to improve transplant acceptance.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Immunobiology & Inflammation
  • Transplantation

    Free-text keywords

  • Immunology, Transplant biology, Structural RNA, Cytoskeleton

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Oocytes
Concept: Oocytes
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Xenopus
Concept: Xenopus
Weight: 76%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
RNA
Concept: RNA
Weight: 59%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Xenopus laevis
Concept: Xenopus laevis
Weight: 57%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Germ Cells
Concept: Germ Cells
Weight: 38%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Oogenesis
Concept: Oogenesis
Weight: 35%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Messenger RNA
Concept: Messenger RNA
Weight: 30%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Embryonic Structures
Concept: Embryonic Structures
Weight: 30%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins
Concept: Proteins
Weight: 28%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Macrophages
Concept: Macrophages
Weight: 24%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Malgorzata Kloc is tagged with the concept

Journals

Developmental Biology

ISSNs: 0012-1606

Academic Press

Journal

13

Mechanisms of Development

ISSNs: 0925-4773

Elsevier Ireland Ltd

Journal

11

International Journal of Developmental Biology

ISSNs: 0214-6282

University of the Basque Country Press

Journal

10

Differentiation

ISSNs: 0301-4681

Elsevier BV

Journal

10

Transplantation

ISSNs: 0041-1337

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

7
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Malgorzata Kloc

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center

Organizational unit: Centers of Excellence

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32

Houston Methodist Hospital

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

31

Center for Cardiovascular Regeneration

Organizational unit: Programs

2

Department of Nanomedicine

Organizational unit: Departments

2
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Malgorzata Kloc

Shared Pub. External Organizations

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

External organization: Unknown

56

Jagiellonian University

External organization: Unknown

36

University of Warsaw, Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28

External organization: Unknown

15

Central South University

External organization: Academic

11

ENSCR Ecole Nationale Superieure de Chimie de Rennes

External organization: Academic

11
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Malgorzata Kloc

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Malgorzata Kloc

Shared Pub. External co-authors

Laurence D. Etkin

External person

42

Jacek Z. Kubiak

External person

40

S. Bilinski

External person

31

A. P. Chan

External person

11

Bramham Reddy

External person

10
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Malgorzata Kloc

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