Departments of Genetic Engineering (GED GMM class I, class II and GED GMO class I) have been established at the Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences in accordance with the decision of the Minister of Environment on 11/10/2016.

The departments are headed by professor Maciej Giefing, PhD while the duties of Safety Inspector for GMM and GMO usage are held by Natalia Rozwadowska, PhD.

As part of the GED structure the Biosafety Committee was appointed:

dr hab. Agnieszka Dzikiewicz-Krawczyk, head of Department of Genetic Engineering
dr Agnieszka Malcher, (Department of Reproductive Biology and Stem Cells)
dr hab. Zuzanna Bukowy-Bieryłło, (Department of Molecular and Clinical Genetics)
dr hab. Małgorzata Jarmuż-Szymczak, (Department of Cancer Genetics)
mgr Krystyna Kwiatkowska, (Independent Research Group of RNA Biology)
mgr inż Magdalena Nowaczyk, (Department of Reproductive Biology and Stem Cells)
mgr Justyna Hoppe-Gołębiewska, (Innovative Medical Center)
dr Oliwia Zakerska-Banaszak, (Department of Nucleic Acids Function)
dr Agnieszka Zimna, (Department of Molecular Pathology)
dr hab. Magdalena Żurawek, (Department of Molecular Pathology)