Extracellular adenosine used by selfish immune system to mediate systemic metabolic switch

9. 6. 2015 TOP Stories 51x

Adam Bajgar, Tomas Dolezal and colleagues showed that extracellular adenosine is used by immune system as a selfish signal to mediate a systemic metabolic switch.

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CIFAR EXCHANGE: Human parasite adapts in surprising ways

5. 2. 2013 TOP Stories 50x

Prof. Julius Lukes´s and Andrew Roger´s article in CIFAR EXCHANGE find here

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Seminar October 24th 2017 - Jeff McQuaid

18. 10. 2017 News and events 2x

Seminar of Jeff McQuaid (J. Craig Venter Institute, California, USA) on topic:


"Carbonate sensitive phytotransferrin controls high affinity iron uptake in diatoms"


On Tuesday, October 24th 2017 at 1 pm - Institute of Parasitology II, ( PaU Animal Facility), new lecture room, 2nd floor

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2015 Scientific Image Competition

11. 12. 2015 News and events 50x

Dear Colleagues

It is that time of year again when I solicit entrants for the 2015 Department of Molecular Biology Scientific Image Competition. Could you please advertise this with the member of your group. There will be

two first prizes this year. One based on the purely aesthetic quality of the image (accordingly it can be manipulated in any way) and another based on the Scientific impact of the image/ result. In the case of latter cathegory, a few short sentences describing the image are key.

Contestants can enter by emailing their entries directly to me; Alexander Bruce ( - see also attached flyer pdf here.

I look forward to receiving the new entries,

All the best,

Alexander Bruce

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New publication in Scientific Reports from the Bruce lab

21. 10. 2015 News and events 55x

Mihajlovic and colleagues publish research establishing a functional link between the first two-cell fate decisions in mammalian embryogenesis  using the mouse model.

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