Małgorzata Brzezińska-Rodak

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Born: 20.05.1973

two daughters (Dagmara and Klaudia).

Hobby: books, music, movies.



1998 - Master of Science in Biotechnology.

2007 - PhD in Biotechnology.

Research interests

Using biocatalysts as well as whole cells of microorganisms and the enzyme for conversion of selected phosphoorganic compounds into desired products.

The possibility of application of fungal strains for dessymetrization via oxidation of hydroxyphosphonates.


  1. Żymańczyk-Duda E, Kozyra K, Brzezińska-Rodak M, Klimek-Ochab M, Baker’s yeasts driven synthesis of enantiomers of ethyl 1-hydroxy-1-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)methane(P-phenyl)phosphinate - possible organophosphorus CDA’s Journal of Molecular Catalysis. B, Enzymatic 2017, 1. View at Publisher
  2. Ewa Żymańczyk-Duda, Małgorzata Brzezińska-Rodak, Magdalena Klimek-Ochab, Maciej Duda, Biochemistry - Knowledge to Practical Applications - Examples Biochemstry ISBN: 978-0-9971499-2-0 2017, 1. View at Publisher
  3. Majewska, P.; Serafin, M., Klimek-Ochab, M.; Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E., Lipases and whole cell biotransformations of 2-hydroxy-2-(ethoxyphenylphosphinyl)acetic acid and its ester Bioorg. Chem. 2016, 66, 21. View at Publisher
  4. Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E., Enzyme-mediated protoplast formation of Cuninghamella echinulata – preliminary studies BioTechnologia 2016, 97, 27.
  5. Zymanczyk-Duda, E.; Brzezinska-Rodak, M.; Kozyra, K.; Klimek-Ochab, M., Fungal Platform for Direct Chiral Phosphonic Building Blocks Production. Closer Look on Conversion Pathway Appl. Biochem. Biotechnol. 2015, 175, 1403. View at Publisher
  6. Kozyra, K.M.; Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E., Biocatalyzed kinetic resolution of racemic mixtures of chiral α-aminophosphonic acids J. Mol. Catal. B, Enzymatic 2013, 91, 32. View at Publisher
  7. Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E., Biocatalyzed synthesis of chiral O-phosphorylated derivative of 2-hydroxy-2-phenylethanephosphonate. Practical methods for biocatalysis and biotransformations 2 2012, 247. View at Publisher
  8. Brzeziń„ska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Żymań„czyk-Duda E.; Kafarski, P., Biocatalytic Resolution of Enantiomeric Mixtures of 1-Aminoethanephosphonic Acid Molecules 2011, 16, 5896. View at Publisher
  9. Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Lejczak, B., Application of the Beauveria bassiana Strain for the Enantioselective Oxidation of the Diethyl 1-Hydroxy-1-Phenylmethanephosphonate Curr. Microbiol. 2011, 62, 1168. View at Publisher
  10. Klimek-Ochab, M.; Brzeziń„ska-Rodak, M.; Żymań„czyk-Duda, E.; Lejczak, B.; Kafarski, P., Comparative study of fungal cell disruption—scope and limitations of the methods. Folia Microbiol. 2011, 56, 469. View at Publisher
  11. Brzezińska - Rodak, M., The Application of Fungi as Biocatalysts for the Synthesis of Optically Pure Phosphonates Advanced Studies in Biology 2009, 1, 243. View at Publisher
  12. Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Lejczak, B., Fungal Cells Permeabilization as a Convenient Tool of Bioreduction Enantioselectivity Control Pol. J. Chem. 2009, 83, 2113.
  13. Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Brzeziń„ska-Rodak, M.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Latajka, R.; Kafarski, P.; Lejczak, B., Chiral O-phosphorylated derivative of 2-hydroxy-2-phenylethylphosphonate as a valuable product of microbial biotransformation of diethyl 2-oxo-2-phenylethylphosphonate J. Mol. Cat. B 2008, 52, 74.
  14. Klimek-Ochab, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Majewska, P.; Lejczak, B., Effective fungal catalyzed synthesis of P-chiral organophosphorus compounds. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2008, 19, 450. View at Publisher
  15. Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Lejczak, B., Biocatalytical synthesis and further determination of the absolute configuration of diethyl of (R)-2-hydroxybutylphosphonate Pol. J. Chem. 2007, 81, 1911.
  16. Brzezinska-Rodak, M.; Zymanczyk-Duda, E.; Klimek-Ochab, M.; Kafarski, P.; Lejczak, B., A simple and green procedure for the microbial effective synthesis of 1-phenylethyl alcohol in both enantiomeric forms. Biotech. Lett. 2006, 28, 511.
  17. Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Lejczak, B., Stereochemical control of asymmetric hydrogen transfer employing five different kinds of fungi in anhydrous hexane. Enzyme Microbiol. Tech. 2004, 34, 578.
  18. Brzezińska-Rodak, M.; Żymańczyk-Duda, E.; Kafarski, P.; Lejczak, B., Application of fungi as biocatalysts for the reduction of diethyl 1-oxoalkylphosphonates in anhydrous hexane. Biotech. Prog. 2002, 18, 1287.