Research projects and funding

Foreign funding agencies

  • 312139 7.RP EU - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. KillSpill Integrated Biotechnological Solutions for Combating Marine Oil Spills, CP

Operation Programme Prague Adaptability

Czech Science Foundation

  • 15-02328S - doc. Ing. Ondřej Uhlík, Ph.D. Organisms and mechanisms determining the fate of endocrine disruptors in the environment
  • 15-17269S - doc. Ing. Vojtěch Spiwok, Ph.D. Enhanced Sampling Simulations for Complex Systems
  • 15-22276S - prof. Ing. Tomáš Macek, CSc. Preparation of transgenic plants with increased stress resistance
  • 14-09685S - prof. RNDr. Olga Valentová CSc. Flotillin: a novel player in plant stress signalling
  • 14-15326S - prof. Ing. Tomáš Ruml, CSc. Study of structure and interactions critical for formation of immature retroviral particles for testing and rational design of HIV assembly inhibitors
  • 14-23597S - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Impact of environmental factors on biofilm detachment
  • 13-20414P - doc. Ing. Ondřej Uhlík, Ph.D. Diversity analysis of metabolically active bacteria in contaminated soil using stable isotope probing and metagenomics
  • 13-23509S - prof. Ing. Ladislav Fukal, CSc. Proteomic profiling of Cronobacter strains focused on the incidence of virulent proteins
  • 13-28283S - prof. Ing. Tomáš Macek, CSc. Bridging microbial community ecology and degradation of xenobiotics – the use of metagenomics to investigate microbial degradation potential
  • 302/12/1895 - prof. Ing. Tomáš Ruml, CSc. Role of retroviral matrix protein in virus particle targeting and interaction with plasma membrane
  • 501/12/1942 - prof. RNDr. Olga Valentová CSc. Nonspecific phospholipase C: Molecular, cellular and functional characterisation of novel plant enzyme
  • 504/11/0484 - doc. Ing. Pavel Kotrba Ph.D. Hyperaccumulation of heavy metals in macrofungi - molecular, geomycological and ecotaxonomic aspects

Technology Agency of the Czech Republic

  • TE01020080 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Biorefinery Research Centre of Competence
  • TA01010485 - doc. RNDr. Jarmila Pazlarová, CSc. Development of the prototype and verification of safety and functionality of feminine sanitary products with probiotic effect to prevent urogenital infections
  • TH01030475 - doc. Ing. Ondřej Uhlík, Ph.D. Complex hydrogen technology for contaminant removal from the subsurface
  • TA03010877 - Ing. Petra Lovecká, Ph.D. Bioremediation and bioactive foils
  • TA03011184 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Improvement of phytoremediation capacity and production potential of energy crops grown in contaminated and poor soils by means of endophytic and mycorrhizal symbionts
  • TA03021234 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Research of technological and controlling parameters of an innovative integrated technique for toxicity reduction and decrease of concentration of polychlorinated dibenzodioxins and dibenzofurans in soil

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic

  • LH12011 - prof. Ing. Tomáš Ruml, CSc. Structure of retroviral particle and intracellular transport of its components
  • LH12087 - Ing. Martina Nováková, Ph.D. Microbial diversity and plant-microbe interactions of contaminant-remediating plants – Optimizing symbiotic synergism for phytoremediation
  • LH14004 - doc. Ing. Ondřej Uhlík, Ph.D. Microbial ecology of contaminated sites: Assessing bacterial diversity and bioremediation potential of indigenous microflora
  • LD11048 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová,CSc. Genetic backround of ATB resistance in Salmonella spp. isolates from Prague wastewater treatment plant (WWTP)
  • LD13024 - doc. Ing. Vojtěch Spiwok, Ph.D. Chemoinformatics for glycosynthesis
  • LD14093 - prof. RNDr. Olga Valentová CSc. Elicitors from fungal pathogens for alternative plant protection
  • LD14097 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Mechanisms of bacterial attachment/detachment, survival and biofilm formation on the surfaces. Stress response vs. resistance development and persistence
  • LD14133 - doc. Ing. Vojtěch Spiwok, Ph.D. Biased simulations for studies of G-protein-coupled receptors
  • 7AMB14AR016 - prof. Ing. Tomáš Macek, CSc. Plant systems with high degradative / extractive capabilities as viable alternatives for efficient phytoremediation of complex pollutants mixtures

Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic

  • QJ1210300 - prof. Ing. Kateřina Demnerová, CSc. Protection systems of quality and safety of dairy products by means of suitable methods applicable in practice

Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic

  • VG20112015045 - prof. Ing. Ladislav Fukal, CSc. Rapid immunochemical tests for the detection of steroidal anabolics
  • VG20122015075 - prof. Ing. Ladislav Fukal, CSc. New synthetic drugs (NSD) - creation of toxicological database, development and validation of detection methods including fast imunochemical tests, behavioral pharmacology, pharmacokinetics and biotransformation in rats, epidemiology

Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

  • NT13112 - prof. Ing. Tomáš Ruml, CSc. Studies of anticancer effects of statins

Finished projects (2012-2014)

Foreign funding agencies
MINOTAURUS
Czech Science Foundation
501/12/P521, 503/12/P704, 501/11/1650, 501/11/1654, 522/09/1693, 503/10/0664, 305/09/H008, 525/09/1058, 522/08/1581
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic
ME09024, ME10041
Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic
QI101B267, QH81287, QH81201
Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic
FR-TI1/313
Grant agency of the Czech Academy of Sciences
IAA600110902, IAA601110916
Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic
NS9696