Maura Malińska





phone: +48 22 55 26 356



Scientific interest:

Molecular recognition, supramolecular chemistry, crystal growth, crystallization methods,  crystal morphology prediction, drug design, ligand-protein interactions, thermodynamic signature of protein–ligand binding, charge density studies of pharmaceutical substances

Selected publications:

Pisarek, J.; Malinska, M. Structure and Morphology of Indole Analogue Crystals. ACS Omega 2020, 5 (28), 17141–17151.

Malinska, M. Temperature- and Solvent-Induced Crystal-Form Transformations of the Pyridine@p-Tert-Butylcalix[6]Arene Host–Guest System. Cryst. Growth Des. 2021, 21 (2), 1103–1112.

Malinska, M. Insights into Molecular Recognition from the Crystal Structures of p-tert-Butyl­calix[6]Arene Complexed with Different Solvents. IUCrJ 2022, 9 (1).



Sonata Bis, 2022-2027, Polish National Science Center,
“True Bioisosteres: Structural and Thermodynamic Classification of Molecular Fragments for Ligand Design”

Sonata, 2017-2020, Polish National Science Center,
“Understanding molecular recognition processes using thermodynamic profiling and structural data “

Mobility Plus, 2014-2016, Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education,
“Towards better geometry and charge density of proteins and nucleic acids from synchrotron data”

Etiuda, 2013-2014, Polish National Science Center,
“Structure and Charge Density of Pharmaceutical Substances”

Preludium, 2011-2013, Polish National Science Center,
“Charge Density Studies of Selected Pharmaceutical Substances – Towards Energy of Interactions with Macromolecules “