PROF TURI KING / GENETICS AND ARCHEOLOGY
Leader of "The King's DNA: whole genome sequencing of Richard III" and "Richard III identification" project of DNA analysis.
ASSOC. PROF VLADIMÍR FERÁK / GENETICS
He has over 30 years of experience in DNA analysis and he is a founder of DNA identification in the former Czechoslovakia.
ASSOC. PROF PETER CELEC / MEDICINE, MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, NATIONAL ECONOMY
Head of the Institute of Molecular Biomedicine at the Faculty of Medicine, CU, Bratislava and interested in pathophysiology of extracellular DNA.
ASSOC. PROF TOMÁŠ DOLEŽAL / MOLECULAR BIOLOGIST
Head of the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, interested in physiology of Drosophila.
ASSOC. PROF JÁN KRAIC / MOLECULAR BIOLOGIST
A specialist in plant biotechnology at the The Research Institute of Plant Production in Piešťany.
PROF EVA ČELLÁROVÁ / GENETICS
Genetics and plant functional genomics, regulation of biosynthesis of bioactive compounds, secondary metabolite profiling.
PROF ŠTEFAN VILČEK / MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Development of molecular-genetic methods for detection of viruses, molecular epidemiology, genetic characterization of viruses.
ASSOC. PROF PETER PRISTAŠ / MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Molecular microbiology, genetics of microorganisms, study of complex microbial communities and genetic ecology aimed at antibiotic resistance genes spreading.
ASSOC. PROF MANGESH BHIDE / MICROBIOLOGY, IMMUNOLOGY
Host-pathogen interaction at molecular level, exploration of ligand-receptor interactions, and development of therapeutics.
ASSOC. PROF EVA KOVAĽOVÁ / PERIODONTOLOGY
Head of Department of Dental Hygiene The Prešov-University and specialist in periodontology, is concerned with genetics and microbiology of oral diseases.
DR. MICHAL KONEČNÝ / GENETICS
A former member of working groups - for rare diseases, for diagnosing KRAS / NRAS mutations and for diagnosing hereditary breast / ovarian syndrome. Currently, he is Vice-Chairman of the SSLG SLS Committee.
EMA SURMANKOVÁ / ANTHROPOLOGY
Internal PhD. student of Anthropology at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences, interested in the genetic aspects of cardiomyopathies as the topic of dissertation
ĽUBOMÍRA JURČIŠINOVÁ / BIOLOGY
Student of Biology at the Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences University of Prešov in Prešov with an interest in the genetic testing for obesity
ZUZANA MIDOVÁ / ANTHROPOLOGY
Internal PhD student at the Deparment of Biology, Prešov University, is concerned with genetics of dental caries in Roma and Non-roma children of Eastern Slovakia.
MATÚŠ MATHIA / ANTROPOGENETICS
PhD student in the field of Anthropology at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences, Prešov University of Prešov. In his dissertation he deals with the molecular-genetic aspects of osteoporosis.
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PROF RADOSLAV OMELKA / MOLECULAR GENETICS, STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY
Head of the Laboratory of molecular biology at Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, he works in the field of bone biology, including molecular genetics and structural biology.
DR VERONIKA FIALKOVÁ / GENETICS
Molecular biology, genetics and medical biochemistry. Study of molecular-genetic mechanisms of apoptosis
in cancer and nutrigenetics.
DR EVA TVRDÁ / REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY
Reproductive biologist interested in the causes and consequences of DNA damage in male gametes.
PROF MILAN BEŽO / GENETICS
Plant genetics and biotechnology (plant tissue culture). Development of molecular markersfor evaluation plant biodiversity.
DR ANDREA HRICOVÁ / GENETICS
Plant biotechnology and molecular methods in crop improvement, forward and reverse genetics.