Odborné publikace pracovníků a studentů katedry (od r. 2015)

2019:  (ongoing update)

Drábková M, Jachníková N, Tyml T, Sehadová H, Ditrich O, Myšková E, Hypša V, Štefka J (2019): Population co-divergence in common cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis) and its dicyemid parasite in the Mediterranean Sea. Scientific Reports 9: 14300.

Hofmannová J, Kvičerová J, Bízková K, Modrý D (2019): Intranuclear coccidiosis in tortoises - discovery of its causative agent and transmission. European Journal of Protistology 67: 71-76.

Jalovecká M, Sojka D, Ascencio M, Schnittger L (2019): Babesia life cycle - when phylogeny meets biology. Trends in Parasitology 35: 356-368.

Jarquín-Díaz VH, Balard A, Jost J, Kraft J, Dikmen MN, Kvičerová J, Heitlinger E (2019): Detection and quantification of house mouse Eimeria at the species level - challenges and solutions for the assessment of Coccidia in wildlife. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 10: 19-40.

Peralta-Sánchez JM, Martín-Platero AM, Ariza-Romero JJ, Rabelo-Ruiz M, Zurita-González MJ, Baños A, Rodríguez-Ruano SM, Maqueda M, Valdivia E, Martínez-Bueno M (2019): Egg production in poultry farming is improved by probiotic bacteria. Frontiers in Microbiology 10: 1042.

Song SJ, Sanders JG, Baldassarre DT, Chaves JA, Johnson NS, Piaggio AJ, Stuckey MJ, Nováková E, Metcalf JL, Chomel BB, Aguilar-Setién A, Knight R, McKenzie VJ (2019): Is there convergence of gut microbes in blood-feeding vertebrates? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences 374: 20180249.

Trefancová A, Kvičerová J (2019): Isospora svecica sp. n. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae), a new species of coccidium from the white-spotted bluethroat Luscinia svecica cyanecula (Aves: Passeriformes: Muscicapidae). Parasitology Research 10: 3043-3051.

Trefancová A, Mácová A, Kvičerová J (2019): Isosporan oocysts in the faeces of bank voles (Myodes glareolus; Arvicolinae, Rodentia): real parasites, or pseudoparasites? Protist 170: 104-120.


Duszynski DW, Kvičerová J, Seville RS (2018): The Biology and Identification of the Coccidia (Apicomplexa) of Carnivores of the World. Academic Press, Elsevier Inc. A book. 712 pages.

Hofmannová L, Jirků M, Řeháková M, Kvičerová J (2018): Two new species of Eimeria (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) in Philippine tarsier (Tarsius syrichta). European Journal of Protistology 66: 77-85.

Jalovecká M, Hajdusek O, Sojka D, Kopacek P, Malandrin L (2018): The complexity of piroplasms life cycles. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology 8: 248.

Jalovecká M, Hartmann D, Miyamoto Y, Eckmann L, Hajdusek O, O'Donoghue AJ, Sojka D (2018): Validation of Babesia proteasome as a drug target. International Journal for Parasitology. Drugs and Drug Resistance 8: 394-402.

Mácová A, Hoblíková A, Hypša V, Stanko M, Martinů J, Kvičerová J (2018): Mysteries of host switching: diversification and host specificity in rodent-coccidia associations. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 127: 179-189.

Martinů J, Hypša V, Štefka J (2018): Host specificity driving genetic structure and diversity in ectoparasite populations: Coevolutionary patterns in Apodemus mice and their lice. Ecology and Evolution 8: 10008-10022.

Rodríguez-Ruano SM, Martín-Vivaldi M, Peralta-Sánchez J, García-Martín A, Martínez-García Á, Soler J, et al. (2018): Seasonal and sexual differences in the microbiota of the hoopoe uropygial secretion. Genes 9: E407.

Rodríguez-Ruano SM, Škochová V, Rego ROM, Schmidt JO, Roachell W, Hypša V, Nováková E (2018: Microbiomes of North American Triatominae: The grounds for Chagas disease epidemiology. Frontiers in Microbiology 9: 1167.


Novakova E, Woodhams DCW, Rodriguez-Ruano SM, Brucker RM, Leff JW, Maharaj A, Amir A, Knight R, Scott J (2017): Mosquito microbiome dynamics, a background for prevalence and seasonality of West Nile Virus. Frontiers in Microbiology 8: 526.

Pistone D, Pajoro M, Novakova E, Vicari N, Gaiardelli C, Viganò R, Luzzago C, Montagna M, Lanfranchi P (2017): Ticks and bacterial tick-borne pathogens in Piemonte region, Northwest Italy. Experimental and Applied Acarology 73: 477-491.

Říhová J, Nováková E, Husník F, Hypša V (2017): Legionella becoming a mutualist: Adaptive processes shaping the genome of symbiont in the louse Polyplax serrataGenome Biology and Evolution 9: 2946-2957.

Šochová E, Husník F, Nováková E, Halajian A, Hypša V (2017): Arsenophonus and Sodalis replacements shape evolution of symbiosis in louse flies. PeerJ 5: e4099.

Thairu MW, Skidmore IH, Bansal R, Nováková E, Hansen TE, Li‐Byarlay H, Wickline SA, Hansen AK (2017): Efficacy of RNA interference knockdown using aerosolized short interfering RNAs bound to nanoparticles in three diverse aphid species. Insect Molecular Biology 26: 356-368.


Nováková E, Hypša V, Nguyen P, Husník F, Darby AC (2016): Genome sequence of Candidatus Arsenophonus lipopteni, the exclusive symbiont of a blood sucking fly Lipoptena cervi (Diptera: Hippoboscidae). Standards in Genomic Sciences 11: 72.


Brabec J, Kostadinova A, Scholz T, Littlewood DTJ (2015): Complete mitochondrial genomes and nuclear ribosomal RNA operons of two species of Diplostomum (Platyhelminthes: Trematoda): a molecular resource for taxonomy and molecular epidemiology of important fish pathogens. Parasites & Vectors 8: 336.

Dvořáková N, Kvičerová J, Hostovský M, Široký P (2015): Haemogregarines of freshwater turtles from Southeast Asia with a description of Haemogregarina sacaliae sp. n. and a redescription of Haemogregarina pellegrini Laveran and Pettit, 1910. Parasitology 142: 1–11.

Fiala I, Hlavničková M,  Kodádková A, Freeman MA, Bartošová-Sojková P, Atkinson SD (2015): Evolutionary origin of Ceratonova shasta and phylogeny of the marine myxosporean lineage. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 86: 75–89.

Honig V, Švec P, Halas P, Vavrušková Z, Tykalová H, Kilian P, Vetíšková, Dorňáková V, Štěrbová T, Šimonová Z, Erhart J, Štěrba J, Golovchenko M, Rudenko N, Grubhoffer L (2015): Ticks and tick-borne pathogens in South Bohemia (Czech Republic) - Spatial variability in Ixodes ricinus abundance, Borrelia burgdorferi and tick-borne encephalitis virus prevalence. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases 6: 559–567.

Javanbakht H, Kvičerová J, Dvořáková N, Mikulíček P, Sharifi M, Kautman M, Maršíková A, Široký P (2015): Phylogeny, diversity, distribution, and host specificity of Haemoproteus spp. (Apicomplexa: Haemosporida: Haemoproteidae) of Palaearctic tortoises. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 62: 670–678

Kodádková A, Bartošová-Sojková P, Holzer AS, Fiala I (2015): Bipteria vetusta n. sp - an old parasite in an old host: tracing the origin of myxosporean parasitism in vertebrates. International Journal for Parasitology 45: 269–276.

Martinů J, Roubová V, Nováková M, Smith VS, Hypša V, Štefka J (2015): Characterisation of microsatellite loci in two species of lice, Polyplax serrata (Phthiraptera: Anoplura: Polyplacidae) and Myrsidea nesomimi (Phthiraptera: Amblycera: Menoponidae). Folia Parasitologica 62: 016.

Mendoza-Palmero CA, Blasco-Costa I, Scholz T (2015): Molecular phylogeny of Neotropical monogeneans (Platyhelminthes: Monogenea) from catfishes (Siluriformes). Parasites & Vectors 8: 164.

Nováková E, Husník F, Šochová E, Hypša V (2015): Arsenophonus and Sodalis symbionts in louse flies: an analogy to the Wigglesworthia and Sodalis system in tsetse flies. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 81: 6189–6199.

Schulz F, Tyml T, Pizzetti I, Dykova I, Fazi S, Kostka M, Horn M (2015): Marine amoebae with cytoplasmic and perinuclear symbionts deeply branching in the Gammaproteobacteria. Scientific Reports 5: 13381.

Tyml T, Kostka M, Ditrich O, Dyková I (2015): Vermistella arctica n. sp. nominates the genus Vermistella as a candidate for taxon with bipolar distribution. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 62: 670–678.