Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics


  • Invited Speaker Seminars (see below for current schedule)
  • Presentations by PhD students of the programmes "Molecular and Cellular Biology and Genetics" and "Integrative Biology" (in KMB 805, current schedule below) - seminar rules
  • Presentations of Master's students (within KMB 180 - guarantor Dr. Aleš Horák)

Archive of seminars here

Winter semester 2023/2024 -
link to full seminar schedule here
DateInvited bySpeaker
February 23 - FRIDAY!
David Doležel
Charalambos Kyriacou 
Magnetic field effects in Drosophila
January 30
PhD student seminar
Kristýna Hovorková

Rebecca Collier 

Pavla Nedbalová

Naseem Samo
January 25 - THURSDAY!
Alena Panicucci Zíková
Prof. Ariel Silber
Proline, a “metabolic pocket knife” for the dangerous lifestyle of the human parasite Trypanosoma cruzi

January 23
PhD student seminar
Kristýna Brožová 

Eliška Kotounová 
Novel antibodies against tick-borne encephalitis virus non-structural protein 1

Veronika Prančlová 
Neuroinflammation in tick-borne encephalitis

Jarmila Štěrbová
January 16
PhD student seminar
Alyssa Malapit Fontanilla 

Monika Hrubá 
Meiotic recombination in moths and butterflies

Marta Vohnoutová 
January 9
Marek Jindra
prof. Zdeněk Dvořák
Ligands of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor: facts and myths
December 19
PhD student seminar

Monika Wiśniewska 
The story of Cryptosporidium proliferans

Jonathan Wong 

Miriama Pekľanská 
Mosquito as a potential vector of Lyme disease. 

Jovana Majstorović
December 12
Meeting of the department
December 5
PhD student seminar
Vijaya Geetha Gonepogu 

Shun-Min Yang 

Michaela Kunzová 

Andela Kuvelja
November 21
Tomáš Doležal
Josef Lazar
New genetically encoded probes of cell signaling
November 7
Michaela Fencková
Veronika Poláková Vymetálková
From adenoma to colorectal carcinoma: Where we are now?
October 17
Alexander Bruce
Katarzyna Filimonow and Roberto De La Fuente
Link between extracellular matrix (ECM) and epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the mouse periimplantation embryo
The RUNT-related transcription factor RUNX1 accompanies primitive endoderm lineage segregation within the ICM during mouse blastocyst formation
October 10
Iva Mozgová
Jakub Žárský
On the origin of land plants

Summer semester 2023  - Link to full seminar schedule here

Winter semester 2022/2023 - link to full seminar schedule here

DateInvited bySpeakergroup
October 4
Iva Mozgová
Frédeŕic Berger
When parental conflict leads to extreme unequal parental genome expression in the embryo
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October 11
Michael Wrzaczek
Hirofumi Nakagami 
Evolution of NPR proteins: salicylic acid receptors                        
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October 18
Petr Nguyen
James R. Walters 
Lepidopteran Evolutionary Genomics: Sex Chromosomes & Sperm Proteomes
November 1
Habilitation pedagogical lecture
Alena Panicucci Zíková
Mitochondrial ATP synthases: fascinating multifaceted nanomotors

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November 8
Hassan Hashimi
Marcus Keller
Regulation of lipid diversity in mitochondrial membrane lipid metabolism
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November 15
PhD student seminar
Ayush Sharma (Obornik lab) - via Zoom
Complex origin of chromerids and apicomplexans plastids
Monika Wisniewska (Kolisko lab)
Kristýna Pospíšilová (Marec lab)
Molecular mechanism of sex determination in the codling moth, Cydia pomonella
November 22
Alena Panicucci Zíková
Alexander  Mühleip
Molecular mechanisms of cristae formation in human parasites
November 29
Lenka Gahurová
Daniel Rozbeský
Molecular mechanisms of semaphorin-plexin signalling
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December 6
Tomáš Doležal
Michaela Fencková
Habituation and Drosophila for better understanding and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders
December 13
Alena Zíková
Catarina Gadelha
Quantitative cartography of gene silencing across trypanosome genomes in vitro and in the host                                                                             
December 20
Petr Nguyen
Filip Kolář
Tracing footprints of parallel adaptation in Arabidopsis genomes

January 10
PhD student seminar
Bankatesh Kumar (Paris lab) 
Impact of Queuosine-tRNA modification on Leishmania mexicana infectivity
Shaghayegh Sheikh (Hashimi lab)
The crista-shaping MICOS complex of trypanosomatids contains two cryptic mitofilin-domain proteins
Bulah Chia-hsiang Wu (Žurovec lab)
Silk proteins of Ephestia kuehniella, the Mediterranean flour moth
Martina Bohuslavová (Bruce lab)
The effect of the cavity size and p38-MAPK signalling in lineage specification of mouse blastocysts
January 17
Lenka Gahurová
Jan Nevoral 
Versatile role of Sirt1 histone deacetylase in reproduction
January 24
Lenka Gahurová
Radoslav Janoštiak 
The molecular mechanisms of CDK4/6-mediated regulation of E2F8 and its role in regulation of cell proliferation and invasiveness
February 7
PhD student seminar
Kristýna Brožová (Jirků lab)
Jovana Majstorović (Holzer lab)
Tomáš Konečný (Mozgová lab)
February 14
Alexander W. Bruce
Tomáš Vomastek
Regulation of cell polarity and migration by the ERK signaling pathway
February 21
Petr Nguyen
May 2
Michaela Fencková
Martin Schwarzer
NODding to growth: How Lactiplantibacillus plantarum WJL supports mouse juvenile growth during chronic undernutrition

Summer semester 2021/2022

March 1
PhD student seminar
Tihana Vondrak
Centromeric tandem repeat analysis in holocentric plant Rhynchospora pubera
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Andela Kuvejla
Photosynthetic activity and element distribution in Capsicum annum leaves infected with Botrytis cinerea under different Mn and Zn supply
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Saverio Rana
C and N metabolisms and their impact on ecological significance of unicellular diazotrophic cyanobacteria
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March 29
Heribert Hirt
One planet - one health: how soil, agriculture, human and planetary health are interconnected
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April 19
Helena Fulková
Embryonic nucleoli: atypical organelles with an atypical function
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April 26
Alastair Gardiner
The Intra-Cytoplasmic Membrane From Phototrophic Bacteria
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May 10
Kateřina Rohlenová
Endothelial plasticity and metabolic communication in pathological angiogenesis
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May 17
PhD student seminar
Monika Kreklová
Drivers of sex-chromosome turnover
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Martina Hejníčková
W chromosome enriched sequences in P. rhomboidaria (Lepidoptera)
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Valéria Juricová
The molecular mechanism of the predation of bacterivorous diplonemids
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Ping Chen
Insect taiman gene evolution
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May 31
Arne Sahm
Deciphering the molecular causes of exceptional aging phenomena in the animal kingdom by applying multi-omics
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June 7
PhD student seminar
Samo Naseem
Role of Polycomb repressive complex 2 (PRC2) during seedling emergence
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Michaela Husová
Mapping the mitochondrial metabolism of bloodstream form Trypanosoma brucei
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Enrico Bullo
Characterization of binding and tau-altering domains in Drosophila melanogaster Timeless protein (TIM), using 2-Hybrid Assay
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Pavla Šnebergerová
Plasmepsin-like aspartyl proteases in Babesia
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