Research articles

  1. Kulus D., Tymoszuk A., Jędrzejczyk I., Winiecki J., 2022. Gold nanoparticles and electromagnetic irradiation in tissue culture systems of bleeding heart: biochemical, physiological, and (cyto)genetic effects. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 149: 715-734. DOI: 10.1007/s11240-022-02236-1, IF 2.711
  2. Kaviani B., Kulus D., 2022. Cryopreservation of endangered ornamental plants and fruit crops from tropical and subtropical regions. Biology 11(6): 847., IF: 5.079
  3. Kulus D., Tymoszuk A., 2021. Gold nanoparticles affect the cryopreservation efficiency of in vitro‑derived shoot tips of bleeding heart. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 146: 297-311. DOI: 10.1007/s11240-021-02069-4, IF 2.711
  4. Kulus D., Miler N., 2021. Application of plant extracts in micropropagation and cryopreservation of bleeding heart: An ornamental-medicinal plant species. Agriculture 11(6): 542;, IF 2.925
  5. Roque-Borda C.A., Kulus D., Vacaro de Souza A., Kaviani B., Vicente E.F. 2021. Cryopreservation of agronomic plant germplasm using vitrification-based methods: An overview of selected case studies. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22(11): 6157. DOI: 10.3390/ijms22116157, IF 5.923
  6. Kulus D., Muhire J.D., Aksoy B., 2021. Growth regulation and validation of homogeneity in in vitro-derived bleeding heart by molecular markers and spectral analysis of pigments. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 40: 1521–1538. DOI: 10.1007/s00344-020-10204-2, IF 4.169
  7. Lema-Rumińska J., Kulus D., Tymoszuk A., Miler N., Woźny A., Wenda-Piesik A., 2021. Physiological, biochemical, and biometrical response of cultivated strawberry and wild strawberry in greenhouse gutter cultivation in the autumn-winter season in Poland: Preliminary study. Agronomy 11(8): 1633, DOI: 10.3390/agronomy11081633, IF: 3.417
  8. Kulus D., 2020. Shoot tip cryopreservation of Lamprocapnos spectabilis (L.) Fukuhara using different approaches and evaluation of stability on the molecular, biochemical, and plant architecture levels. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 21: 3901. DOI: 10.3390/ijms21113901, IF 5.923
  9. Kulus D., Tymoszuk A., 2020. Induction of callogenesis, organogenesis, and embryogenesis in non-meristematic explants of bleeding heart and evaluation of chemical diversity of key metabolites from callus. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 21: 5826. DOI: 10.3390/ijms21165826, IF 5.923
  10. Miler N., Kulus D., Sliwinska E., 2020. Nuclear DNA content as an indicator of inflorescence colour stability of in vitro propagated solid and chimera mutants of chrysanthemum. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. DOI: 10.1007/s11240-020-01929-9, IF 2.196
  11. Kulus D., 2020. Effect of bead composition, PVS type, and recovery medium in cryopreservation of bleeding heart ‘Valentine’ – Preliminary study. Agronomy 10: 891. DOI: 10.3390/agronomy10060891. IF 3.417
  12. Kulus D., 2020. Influence of growth regulators on the development, quality, and physiological state of in vitro-propagated Lamprocapnos spectabilis (L.) Fukuhara. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology – Plant 56(4): 447-457. DOI: 10.1007/s11627-020-10064-1, IF 2.252
  13. Kulus D., 2020. Cryopreservation of bleeding heart (Lamprocapnos spectabilis (L.) Fukuhara) shoot tips using encapsulation-dehydration. CryoLetters 41(2): 75-85. IF 1.066
  14. Kulus D., Woźny A., 2020. Influence of light conditions on the morphogenetic and biochemical response of selected ornamental plant species under in vitro conditions: A mini-review. BioTechnologia 101(1): 75-83. DOI: 10.5114/bta.2020.92930
  15. Tymoszuk A., Kulus D., 2020. Silver nanoparticles induce genetic, biochemical, and phenotype variation in chrysanthemum. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 143: 331-344. DOI: 10.1007/s11240-020-01920-4, IF 2.711
  16. Miler N., Kulus D., Sliwinska E., 2020. Nuclear DNA content as an indicator of inflorescence colour stability of in vitro propagated solid and chimera mutants of chrysanthemum. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 143: 421-430. DOI: 10.1007/s11240-020-01929-9, IF 2.711
  17. Kulus D., Rewers M., Serocka M., Mikuła A. 2019. Cryopreservation by encapsulation-dehydration affects the vegetative growth of chrysanthemum but does not disturb its chimeric structure. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 138(1): 153-166, IF 2.196
  18. Lema-Rumińska J., Kulus D., Tymoszuk A., Varejão J.M.T.B., Bahcevandziev K., 2019. Profile of secondary metabolites and genetic stability analysis in new lines of Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench micropropagated via somatic embryogenesis. Industrial Crops and Products 142: 111851. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2019.111851, IF 4.244
  19. Kulus D., 2019. Managing plant genetic resources using low and ultra-low temperature storage: A case study of tomato. Biodiversity and Conservation 28(5): 1003-1027. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-019-01710-1, IF 2.935
  20. Miler N., Kulus D., Woźny A., Rymarz D., Hajzer M., Wierzbowski K., Nelke R., Szeffs L. 2019. Application of wide-spectrum light-emitting diodes in micropropagation of popular ornamental plant species: A study on plant quality and cost reduction. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology – Plant. DOI: 10.1007/s11627-018-9939-5, IF 1.814
  21. Kulus D., 2018. Genetic resources and selected conservation methods of tomato. Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality 91: 135-144. DOI: 10.5073/JABFQ.2018.091.019, IF 1.106
  22. Kulus D., 2018. Effect of various preculture, pretreatment and recovery conditions on the morphogenetic response of cryopreserved chrysanthemum `Lady Orange' shoot tips. Turkish Journal of Biology. DOI: 10.3906/biy-1711-47, IF 0.662
  23. Kulus D., 2018. Molecular breeding of tomato - a mini review of recent discoveries. Nauka, Przyroda, Technologie DOI: 10.17306/J.NPT.00226
  24. Kulus D., Abratowska A., Mikuła A., 2018. Morphogenetic response of shoot tips to cryopreservation by encapsulation-dehydration in a solid mutant and periclinal chimeras of Chrysanthemum × grandiflorum /Ramat./ Kitam. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 40: 18. DOI: 10.1007/s11738-017-2593-4, IF 1.608
  25. Kulus D., Abratowska A., Serocka M., Mikuła A., 2018. Effect of various preculture and osmotic dehydration conditions on cryopreservation efficiency and morphogenetic response of chrysanthemum shoot tips. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, Hortorum Cultus 17(1): 141-149. DOI: 10.24326/asphc.2018.1.13, IF 0.443
  26. Miler N., Kulus D., 2018. Microwave treatment can induce chrysanthemum phenotypic and genetic changes. Scientia Horticulturae 227(3): 223-233. DOI: 10.1016/j.scienta.2017.09.047, IF 1.961
  27. Kulus D., Abratowska A., 2017. CRYOconservation of Ajania pacifica (Nakai) Bremer et Humphries via encapsulation-dehydration technique. CryoLetters 38(5): 387-398(12), IF 0.790
  28. Kulus D., 2017. Selected aspects of biology, breeding and reproduction of chrysanthemum. Zeszyty Problemowe Postępów Nauk Rolniczych 588: 47-61. DOI: 10.22630/ZPPNR.2017.588.5 (in Polish with English abstract)
  29. Kulus D., Mikuła A., 2017. The effect of cryopreservation on the ultrastructure of plant cells and their ability to further development. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, Biotechnologia 16(1): 33-44 (in Polish with English abstract)
  30. Kulus D., 2016. Stability of plant material after cryopreservation. Zeszyty Problemowe Postępów Nauk Rolniczych 586: 109-123 (in Polish with English abstract)
  31. Kulus D., Mikuła A., 2016. Cryopreservation in securing the stability and physiological activity of plant cells. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, Biotechnologia 15(4): 27-38 (in Polish with English abstract)
  32. Teixeira da Silva J., Kulus D., Zhang X., Zeng S., Ma G, Piqueras A., 2016. Disinfection of explants for saffron (Crocus sativus L.) tissue culture. Environmental and Experimental Biology 14(4): 183-198. DOI: 10.22364/eeb.14.25
  33. Kulus D., 2015. Application of cryopreservation for chrysanthemum genetic resources conservation. Acta Horticulturae 1087: 225-232. DOI: 10.17660/ActaHortic.2015.1087.27
  34. Kulus D., 2015. Micropropagation of Kalanchoe tubiflora (Harvey) Hamet. Science, Nature, Technologies 9(1) 14: 1-8
  35. Kulus D., 2015. Selected aspects of ornamental plants micropropagation in Poland and worldwide. Life Sciences 4(10): 10-25. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.5086.8082
  36. Kulus D., Zalewska M., 2014. Cryopreservation as a tool used in long-term storage of ornamental species – a review. Scientia Horticulturae 168: 88-107, IF 1.365
    The article was included in the list of the 25 most-downloaded articles published in Scientia Horticulturae in the period September-December 2014
  37. Kulus D., Zalewska M., 2014. In vitro plant recovery from alginate encapsulated Chrysanthemum × grandiflorum /Ramat./ Kitam. shoot tips. Propagation of Ornamental Plants 14(1): 3-12, IF 0.346
  38. Lema-Rumińska J., Kulus D., 2014. Micropropagation of cacti – a review. Haseltonia, 19: 46-63, IF 0.346
  39. Zalewska M., Kulus D., 2014. Improvement of Chrysanthemum × grandiflorum /Ramat./Kitam. encapsulation-dehydration cryopreservation protocol. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, Hortorum Cultus 13(2): 97-108, IF 0.552
  40. Teixeira da Silva J.A., Kulus D., 2014. Chrysanthemum biotechnology: discoveries from the recent literature. Folia Horticulturae 26(2): 67-77
  41. Zalewska M., Kulus D., 2013. Cryopreservation of in vitro-grown shoot tips of chrysanthemum by encapsulation-dehydration. Folia Horticulturae 25(2): 133-140
  42. Lema-Rumińska J., Kulus D., 2012. Induction of somatic embryogenesis in Astrophytum asterias (Zucc.) Lem. in the aspect of light conditions and auxin 2,4-D concentrations. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, Hortorum Cultus 11(4): 77-87, IF 0.691

Book chapters in English

  1. Kulus D., 2022. Genetic diversity for breeding tomato, [in:] Cash Crops, ed. Priyadarshan P., Jain S.M., Springer Cham, pp. 505-521. ISBN 978-3-030-74925-5, ISBN 978-3-030-74926-2 (eBook),, invited chapter
  2. Kulus D., 2019. Application of synthetic seeds in propagation, storage and cryopreservation of Asteraceae plant species, [in:] Synthetic Seed: Germplasm Regeneration, Preservation and Prospects, ed. Faisal A., Alatar A., Springer Science & Business Media, The Netherlands, pp. 155-179. ISBN 978-3-030-24630-3, ISBN 978-3-030-24631-0 (eBook),, invited chapter
  3. Kulus D., 2016. Application of cryogenic technologies and somatic embryogenesis in the storage and protection of valuable genetic resources of ornamental plants, [in:] Somatic Embryogenesis in Ornamentals and Its Applications, ed. A. Mujib, Springer India, New Delhi, pp. 1-25, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2683-3_1, invited chapter
  4. Kulus D., 2014. Micropropagation of selected Agave species, [in:] “PhD Interdisciplinary Journal” 1/2014, ed. Czubenko M., Wydwnictwo Politechniki Gdańskiej, Gdańsk, pp. 75-84, ISBN: 978-83-60779-28-6 DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1482.6565
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Book chapters in Polish

  1. Kulus D., Lema-Rumińska J., 2016. Induction of embryogenic calli in in vitro culture of Astrophytum asterias (Zucc.) Lem. [in:] "Badania i Rozwój Młodych Naukowców w Polsce - Nauki przyrodnicze, vol. 5”, red. Panfil M., Młodzi Naukowcy, Poznań, pp. 124-132, ISBN 978-83-65362-13-1
  2. Kulus D., Lema-Rumińska J., Miler N., Tymoszuk A., 2016. Selected aspects of chrysanthemum biotechnology [in:] "Współczesne kierunki badań nad roślinami ozdobnymi w Polsce”, Bach A., Kapczyńska A., Malik M., Maślanka M. (eds), Uniwersytet Rolniczy w Krakowie. Kraków, pp. 253-263
  3. Kulus D., 2014. Genetic erosion phenomenon as a threat to the biosafety of the modern world, [in:] "Bezpieczeństwo współczesnego świata: Historia, wyzwania, konflikty zbrojne", Karwat J. (ed.), Maiuscula, Poznań, pp. 215-225, ISBN: 978-83-61449-41-6 DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3855.7522
  4. Kulus D., 2014. Biotechnological methods of ornamental plants reproduction, [in:] "Jakość życia w badaniach młodych naukowców”, Mucha-Szajek E. (ed.), Maiuscula, Poznań, pp. 87-104, ISBN 978-83-61-449-21-8
  5. Kulus D., 2014. Application of tissue culture in micropropagation of chrysanthemum, [in:] “Nauka niejedno ma imię”, Flizikowski J. (ed.), Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Technologiczno-Przyrodniczego w Bydgoszczy, Bydgoszcz, pp. 63-72, ISBN 978-83-64235-22-1 DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4380.0408
  6. Kulus D., 2013/2014. Application of cryopreservation in the protection of valuable genetic resources of chrysanthemum, [in:] "Różnorodność biologiczna – od komórki do ekosystemu. Zagrożenia środowiska a ochrona gatunkowa roślin i grzybów", pp. 95-106, Łaska G. (ed.), Białystok, ISBN 978-83-62069-93-4 and in “Młodzi Naukowcy dla Polskiej Nauki XI – Nauki Przyrodnicze vol. 2”, pp. 45-55, Kraków, ISBN 978-83-63058-28-9 and in "Dokonania Młodych Naukowców 1”, pp. 22-28, Kraków, ISSN 2300-4436
  7. Kulus D., 2013. Somatic embryogenesis in vitro, [in:] “Nowe Trendy w Naukach Przyrodniczych 4, vol. 4”, Kuczera M. (ed.), CreativeTime, Kraków, pp. 45-54, ISBN 978-83-63058-31-9

Other articles (Proceedings)

  1. Kulus D., 2021. Establishment of an efficient in vitro culture system in Dicentra × hybrida. Biology and Life Sciences Forum 4(1): 4,
  2. Kulus D., Mikuła A., 2016. Cryopreservation of Chrysanthemum × grandiflorum, [w:] P.M. Pukacki (ed.) 19th Cold Hardiness Seminar in Poland, pp. 66-72, Kórnik, ISBN 978-83-932288-7-7
  3. Kulus D., 2014. Determinanty embriogenezy somatycznej, [in:] "Wpływ Młodych Naukowców na Osiągnięcia Polskiej Nauki - Nauki Przyrodnicze", pp. 80-88, Kraków, ISBN 978-83-63058-38-8

Popular science

  1. Bogucka K., Kulus D., 2016. Ostatni pocałunek lata wcale nie musi kończyć się na cmentarzu. Express Bydgoski, Magazyn, 13.05.2016, pp. M17.
  2. Zalewska M., Kulus D., 2012. Czas boi się… kriobiologów. Format UTP 3(4): 40-42, ISSN: 2081-0148
  3. Zalewska M., Kulus D., 2013. Współczesne strategie ochrony zasobów genetycznych chryzantem. Wiadomości chryzantemowe 2013, pp. 9-15
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