RNDr. Martina Dalíková, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral researcher in the Laboratory of Chromosomics

University of South Bohemia
Faculty of Science
Branišovská 31, 37005 České Budějovice
B building, office 183

Email: m.dalikova@gmail.com
Tel. +420 387 772 279

Curriculum Vitae

ResearcherID: J-5722-2015; https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0266-8894

University Education

2017    Doctoral degree 'cum laude' in Molecular and Cell Biology and Genetics, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice (USB) and Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences (BC CAS)

2009    Master’s degree 'with distinctions' in Experimental Biology, USB 

2006    Bachelor’s degree 'with distinctions' in Biology, USB

Professional and Research Experience

since 2017    Postdoctoral research fellow at the Faculty of Science, USB

since 2017    Postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute of Entomology, BC CAS

2010          Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (c/o María I. Pigozzi)  
2008          Agricultural Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture, Wapato, Washington, USA (c/o Lisa G. Neven)                

 [237 citations, h-index 7 (Scopus; January 6, 2020)]

Hejníčková M, Koutecký P, Potocký P, Provazníková I, Voleníková A, Dalíková M, Visser S, Marec F, Zrzavá M (2019) Absence of W chromosome in Psychidae moths and implications for the theory of sex chromosome evolution in Lepidoptera. Genes 10: 1016

Meccariello A, Salvemini M, Primo P, Hall B, Koskinioti P, Dalíková M, Gravina A, Gucciardino MA, Forlenza F, Gregoriou ME, Ippolito D, Monti SM, Petrella V, Perrotta MM, Schmeing S, Ruggiero A, Scolari F, Giordano E, Tsoumani KT, Marec F, Windbichler N, Arunkumar KP, Bourtzis K, Mathiopoulos KD, Ragoussis J, Vitagliano L, Tu Z, Papathanos PA, Robinson MD, Saccone G (2019) Maleness-on-the-Y (MoY) orchestrates male sex determination in major agricultural fruit fly pests. Science 27: eaax1318

Traut W, Schubert V, Dalíková M, Marec F, Sahara K (2019) Activity and inactivity of moth sex chromosomes in somatic and meiotic cells. Chromosoma 128: 533-545

Wan F, Yin C, Tang R, Chen M, Wu Q, Huang C, Qian W, Rota-Stabelli O, Yang N, Wang S, Wang G, Zhang G, Guo J, Gu L, Chen L, Xing L, Xi Y, Liu F, Lin K, Guo M, Liu W, He K, Tian R, Jacquin-Joly E, Franck P, Siegwart M, Ometto L, Anfora G, Blaxter M, Meslin C, Nguyen P, Dalíková M, Marec F, Olivares J, Maugin S, Shen J, Liu J, Guo J, Luo J, Liu B, Fan W, Feng L, Zhao X, Peng X, Wang K, Liu L, Zhan H, Liu W, Shi G, Jiang C, Jin J, Xian X, Lu S, Ye M, Li M, Yang M, Xiong R, Walters JR, Li F (2019) A chromosome-level genome assembly of Cydia pomonella provides insights into chemical ecology and insecticide resistance. Nat Commun 10: 4237

Zrzavá M, Hladová I, Dalíková M, Šíchová J, Õunap E, Kubíčková S, Marec F (2018) Sex chromosomes of the iconic moth Abraxas grossulariata (Lepidoptera, Geometridae) and its congener A. sylvata. Genes 9: 279

Chirino MG, Dalíková M, Marec F, Bressa M (2017) Chromosomal distribution of interstitial telomeric sequences as signs of evolution through chromosome fusion in six species of the giant water bugs (Hemiptera, Belostoma). Ecol Evol 7: 5227–5235

Dalíková M, Zrzavá M, Hladová I, Nguyen P, Šonský I, Flegrová M, Kubíčková S, Voleníková A, Kawahara AY, Peters RS, Marec F (2017) New insights into the evolution of the W chromosome in Lepidoptera. J Hered 108: 709-719

Dalíková M, Zrzavá M, Kubíčková S, Marec M (2017) W-enriched satellite sequence in the Indian meal moth, Plodia interpunctella (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae). Chromosome Research 25: 3-4

Green JE, Dalíková M, Sahara K, Akam M, Marec F (2016) XX/XY system of sex determination in the geophilomorph centipede Strigamia maritima. PLoS One 11: e0150292

Věchtová P, Dalíková M, Sýkorová M, Žurovcová M, Füssy Z, Zrzavá M (2016) CpSAT-1, a transcribed satellite sequence from the codling moth, Cydia pomonella. Genetica 144: 385-395

Nguyen P, Sýkorová M, Šíchová J, Kůta V, Dalíková M, Čapková-Frydrychová R, Neven LG, Sahara K, Marec F (2013) Neo-sex chromosomes and adaptive potential in tortricid pests. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110: 6931-6936

Šíchová J, Nguyen P, Dalíková M, Marec F (2013) Chromosomal evolution in tortricid moths: conserved karyotypes with diverged features. PLoS One 8: e64520

Van’t Hof AE, Nguyen P, Dalíková M, Edmonds N, Marec F, Saccheri IJ (2013) A linkage map of the peppered moth (Biston betularia, Geometridae): a model of industrial melanism. Heredity 110: 283-295

Van’t Hof AE, Edmonds N, Dalíková M, Marec F, Saccheri IJ (2011) Industrial melanism in British peppered moths has a singular and recent mutational origin. Science 332: 958-960

Fuková I, Neven LG, Bárcenas NM, Gund NA, Dalíková M, Marec F (2009) Rapid assessment of the sex of codling moth Cydia pomonella (Linnaeus) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) eggs and larvae. J Appl Entomol 133: 249-261

Conference contributions (selected)

Dalíková M, Hladová I, Kreklová M, Vila R, Talavera G, Nguyen P (2018) Differences in repetitive DNA in blue butterflies (Polyommatinae, Lycaenidae). In: The 10th International Workshop on the Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, August 19-25, Kolympari, Crete, Greece. (oral presentation)

Dalíková M, Hladová I, Nguyen P (2018) Population differences in W chromosome repetitive content in small ermine moths. In: Sex Uncovered” The Evolutionary Biology of Reproductive Systems, April 23-26 , Roscoff, France. (poster)

Dalíková M, Marec F (2014) Whole genome silencing but no MSCI in meiosis of lepidopteran females. In: The 9th International Workshop on the Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, August 17-23, Kolympari, Crete, Greece. (oral presentation)

Awards and funding

2012    Individual grant of the Grant Agency of the USB (Grant No. 067/2012/P): The meiotic sex chromosome inactivation in Lepidoptera

Relevant training

Workshop on Genomics, January 2019, Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

4th Workshop on Application of Next Generation Sequencing to Repetitive DNA Analysis in Plants, May 2015, České Budějovice, Czech republic

Teaching and advising

Teaching assistant: Genetics and Cytogenetics practical courses

Lectures and practical courses for high-school students and teachers

Co-supervisor of two defended theses (MSc. and BSc.)

Currently supervising two BSc. theses