Katedra molekulární biologie a genetiky
Department of molecular biology and genetics


Seminars of the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

Unless otherwise specified, seminars are held on Tuesdays, from 13:00
in the new PARU II lecture room (2nd floor)


Winter semester 2019/2020



Seminar title



4 September

Maarten J. Voordouw Lyme borreliosis and the ecology of a multiple-strain tick-borne pathogen University of Saskatchewan, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Saskatoon, Canada

R. Rego

17 September

24 September

1 October

8 October

15 October

22 October

Chris Bowler

Ecole Normal Superieure, Paris, France

J. Lukeš

29 October

5 November

12 November

19 November 

Isabel Roditi

University of Bern, Switzerland

A. Zíková

26 November

3 December

10 December

17 December

Reserved for Hassan´s speaker H. Hashimi

7 January

Pavel Tomancak Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany  J. Lukeš

14 January

Reserved for student speakers If this slot is needed, and no students already scheduled, contact Hassan M. Kunzova

21 January

Reserved for student speakers If this slot is needed, and no students already scheduled, contact Hassan M. Kunzova

Summer semester 2019

12 February Sheref S. Mansy The emergence of iron-sulfur protometabolism CIBIO, University of Trento , Italy E. Horáková
19 February
26 February Roman Sidorov The walk through the notum: studying the order of macrochaetae pattern growth by the analysis of morphological mirror-like  duplications of the adult Drosophila notum caused by the Pentathorax mutation BC AVČR, Institute of Entomology, České Budějovice T. Doležal
5 March Mary O'Connell  A to I modification of RNA by ADARs is essential for functioning of innate immunity and the nervous system CEITEC, Brno  M. Jindra
12 March Christos Chinopoulos  Energy-harnessing pathways in cancer cells Semmelweiss University, Budapest, Hungary A. Zíková
19 March
26 March
2 April Antonio Chaci Georgio - starting at 2 p.m.!!! Immune regulation of obesity-related metabolic dysfunction University of Athens, Greece J. Chmelař (A. Zíková)
9 April Jan Kopecký "Healthy" adipocytes Institute of Physiology CAS, Department of Adipose Tissue Biology E. Doleželová
16 April Michalina Kazek

Trehalose role in insect immune system

University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Science, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics T. Doležal
23 April Michaela Rumlová Assembly and disassembly of retroviral particles: a promising target for anti-HIV drug development University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology, Department of Biotechnology L. Grubhoffer
24 April Jörn Petersen Chromera and Vitrella - Connecting links and treasure troves of microbial diversity Leibniz Institute DSMZ-German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Braunschweig, Germany M. Oborník (M. Koblížek)
30 April Martin Schwarzer Bacteria-driven host juvenile growth promotion in chronic undernutrition Institute of Microbiology CAS, Prague, Czech Republic I. Mozgová
7 May  Student seminar

Pavel Steffal, supervisor: RNDr. Alena Krejčí Ph.D., presentation: TBA   

Gergana Taleva, Supervisor: RNDr. Alena Panicucci Zíková, Ph.D., Presentation:   Mitochondrial bioenergetics of Trypanosoma brucei stream form 

Tomáš Konečný, Supervisor: Mgr. Iva Mozgová, PhD, Presentation: Role of PRC2 in developmental and non-developmental processes in Arabidopsis thaliana

Iosif Kaurov, supervisor: doc. Hassan Hashimi, Ph.D., Presentation: The role of TbMic20 in the mitochondrial intermembrane space import

University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Science, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics M. Kunzová
!!! 13 May !!! Bil Clemons A tale of tail-anchored membrane protein targeting: From microbes to us California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA A. Zíková
14 May Annegret Wilde How cyanobacteria see the world University of Freiburg, Germany R. Sobotka
21 May Ivana Goffová Roles of Regulator of Telomere Elongation Helicase1 (RTEL1) in genome stability CEITEC Brno I. Mozgová
28 May
4 June
11 June Jeffrey D. Silberman Expanding the known biodiversity of Entamoeba University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, United States A. Gruber
18 June Lucie Vištejnová Who really are ballooned hepatocytes?  Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen, Charles University, Prague T. Doležal
25 June Benoit Vanhollebeke Single-cell control mechanism of brain angiogenesis and blood-brain barrier formation Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Neuroscience Institute , Department of Molecular Biology, Belgium E. Horáková
2 July Marcela Nouzová Juvenile hormone in mosquitoes Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, USA J. Lukeš
22 July David A. Hanna Characterization and Use of Genetically Encoded Fluorescent Heme Sensors to Interrogate Heme Trafficking, Dynamics, and Signaling School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA J. Perner
23 July Sergio A. Muñoz-Gómez The anatomical and genealogical nature of the first mitochondrial ancestor Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada H. Hashimi

The overview of previous seminars find here.