Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome

Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-1017

Dominik Rachon

Dominik Rachon

Dominik Rachon
Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology
Medical University of Gdansk, Poland


Medical Doctor – Medical University of GdaÅ„sk, Poland
Ph.D. in Medicine – Medical University of GdaÅ„sk, Poland
Title of the thesis: “Tumour necrosis factor (TNF) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) expression in
postmenopausal women before and during hormone replacement therapy”
Supervisor: Professor Jolanta Myśliwska, Department of Immunology of the Medical
University of Gdańsk, Poland.
Habilitation Thesis; Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland
Title of the thesis: “Effects of equol on the selected oestrogen target organs in the
ovariectomized rat model of menopause. Can treatment with equol be a potential
alternative to postmenopausal oestrogen replacement therapy?

Research Interest

Laboratory animal handling and experiments
cell cultures, bioassays, ELISA
Basic molecular biology techniques (DNA and RNA isolation, PCR, RT-PCR, RFLP)
Real-time PCR
Protein analysis (Western Blot)