Bianka Ágoston
PhD Student, MSc

Mailing address:

1117 Budapest, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A
1518 Budapest 112, Pf.: 32
<bianka> at <>
Room 427/A
+36-1-372-2500 / 1408

Short CV:

Place and date of birth::
  • Budapest, 11th April 1982.
Education: Languages:
  • Hungarian (native)
  • German (native)
  • English (fluent)
  • French (basic level)
Research subject:
  • Intrinsically Disordered proteins (IDPs) and chaperones, such as ERD14 (Early Response to Dehydration 14). Relationship of their structure/unstructure to their chaporon function, analysed by NMR as well as various biochemical techniques.
Scientific activity: Publications:
  • Kovács D., Rakács M., Ágoston B., Lenkey K., Semrad K., Schroeder R., Tompa P.: "Janus chaperones: assistance of both RNA- and protein-folding by ribosomal proteins"
    FEBS Lett (2009) 583: 88-92
  • Kovács D., Ágoston B., Tompa P.: "Disordered plant LEA proteins as molecular chaperones"
    Plant Signaling and Behavior (2008) 3: 710-713
  • Mohammed-Ziegler I., Tánczos I., Hórvölgyi Z., Ágoston B.: "Water-repellent acylated and silylated wood samples and their surface analytical characterization"
    Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects (2008) 319: 204-212
  • Tollinger M., Kloiber K., Ágoston B., Dorigoni C., Lichtenecker R., Schmid W., Konrat R.: "An Isolated Helix Persists in a Sparsely Populated Form of KIX under Native Conditions"
    Biochemistry (2006) 45: 8885-8893

Conferences, posters:
  • Poster: Ágoston B., Tompa P., Perczel A.: "Structure-Function Relationship of Intrinsically Disordered Chaperones: Dehydrin ERD14", Magnetic Moments in Central Europe, 2009.02.11-15, Otocec, Slovenia.
  • Poster: Ágoston B., Tompa P., Perczel A.: "Structural Background of the Chaperone Function of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins", 4th Central European Conference: Chemistry Towards Biology, 2008.09.08-11, Dobogókö, Hungary.
  • Oral Presentation: Ágoston B., Kloiber K., Tollinger M., Konrat R.: "Fehérje Metil Csoportok Dinamikai Jellemzése NMR Spektroszkópiával", MTA-Peptidkémiai Munkabizottsági Ülés, 2007.06.05-07, Balatonszemes, Hungary.
  • Poster: Ágoston B., Perczel A., Tompa P.: "A Riboszomális Fehérjék Szerkezet-Funkció Összefüggései", Centenáriumi Vegyészkonferencia, 2007.05.29-06.01, Sopron, Hungary.
  • Poster: Ágoston B., Kloiber K., Tollinger M., Konrat R.: "A Protein Folding Study Performed by NMR Relaxation Dispersion Experiments", Frontiers of Biomolecular NMR, 2006.06.30 07.01, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  • Poster: Ágoston B., Kloiber K., Tollinger M., Konrat R.: "Fehérje Molekulák Dinamika Vizsgálata NMR-el" (Investigation of protein dynamics by NMR), Tavaszi Szél (Annual meeting of Hungarian graduate students), 2006.05.04-07, Kaposvár, Hungary ISBN 963 229 773 3, p. 276.
  • Poster: Kloiber K., Ágoston B., Tollinger M., Konrat R.: "Relaxation of 1H Multipolar Order and 13C Single Quantum Coherence in Protein Methyl Groups: Methodology and Application to Protein Folding", 7. Igler NMR-Tage, 2006.02.12-15, Obergurgl, Austria.

last modified: Mon March 16 15:00:00 CET 2009