Eva Roubalová


Phone: (+420) 387775428

E-mail: roubalova@paru.cas.cz


Education and Professional Qualification:



Ph.D. degree in Oncology, Medical Faculty, Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic.

Ph.D. theses entitled Interaction of p53 protein and its homologues with DNA and their role in malignant transformation.




Certificate of competency according to § 17 of the Act No. 246/1992 coll. on Protection Animals against Cruelty in present statues at large. University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno, Central Commission for Animal Welfare (CCAW).



Master’s Degree (Mgr. equiv. MSc.) in Molecular Biology and Genetics from Faculty of Science, Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic.

Master's thesis named Molecular diagnostics of circulating neuroblastoma cells in blood and bone marrow.



Research and Scientific Experience:


9/2010 to present:

Research scientist, Laboratory of Molecular Taxonomy, Department of Molecular Parasitology, Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i., Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic.


9/2006 – 9/2010:

College tutor and researcher, Department of Biology and Wildlife Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Hygiene and Ecology, University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno, Czech Republic.



Research Assistant, Department of Experimental Oncology, Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute, Brno, Czech Republic.



Research Student, Department of Medical Genetics, Children’s Medical Centre, University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic.



Professional Organisations:


  • Czech Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (member of FEBS, IUBMB and EMBC).


  • Czech Society for Oncology of the Czech Medical Association of J. E. Purkyně.



Selected Publications:


  • Kubelová, M, Tkadlec, E, Bednář, M, Roubalová, E & Široký P 2011, West-to-east differences of Babesia canis canis prevalence in Dermacentor reticulatus ticks in Slovakia, Veterinary Parasitology, vol. 180, Issues 3-4, pp. 191-196.


  • Dolejska, M, Duskova, E, Rybarikova, J, Janoszowska, D, Roubalova, E, Dibdakova, K, Maceckova, G, Kohoutova, L, Literak, I, Smola, J & Cizek, A 2011, Plasmids carrying blaCTX-M-1 and qnr genes in Escherichia coli isolates from an equine clinic and a horseback riding centre, Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 757-764.


  • Radimersky, T, Frolkova, P, Janoszowska, D, Dolejska, M, Svec, P, Roubalova, E, Cikova, P, Cizek, A & Literak, I 2010, Antibiotic resistance in faecal bacteria (Escherichia coli, Enterococcus spp.) in feral pigeons, Journal of Applied Microbiology, vol. 109, no. 5, pp. 1687-1695.


  • Literak, I, Robesova, B, Majlathova, V, Majlath, I, Kulich, P, Fabian, P & Roubalova, E 2010, Herpesvirus-Associated Papillomatosis in a Green Lizard, Journal of Wildlife Diseases, vol. 46, no. 1, pp. 257-61.


  • Roubalova, E, Kvardova, V, Hrstka, R, Borilova, S, Michalova, E, Dubska, L, Muller, P, Sova, P & Vojtesek, B 2010, The effect of cellular environment and p53 status on the mode of action of the platinum derivative LA-12, Investigational New Drugs, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 445-53.


  • Literák, I, Kulich, P, Robešová, B, Adamík, P & Roubalová, E 2010, Avipoxvirus in great tits (Parus major), European Journal of Wildlife Research, vol. 56, no. 4, pp. 529-534.


  • Hrstka, R, Powell, DJ, Kvardova, V, Roubalova, E, Bourougaa, K, Candeias, MM, Sova, P, Zak, F, Fåhraeus, R & Vojtĕsek B 2008, The novel platinum(IV) complex LA-12 induces p53 and p53/47 responses that differ from the related drug, cisplatin, Anticancer Drugs, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 369-79.


  • Kulich, P, Roubalova, E, Smid, B, Sychra, O, Dubska, L & Literak, I 2008, Avipoxvirus in blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla), Avian Pathology, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 101-7.


  • Kocakova, I, Svoboda, M, Kubosova, K, Chrenko, V, Roubalova, E, Krejci, E, Sefr, R, Slampa, P, Frgala, T & Zaloudik, J 2007, Preoperative radiotherapy and concomitant capecitabine treatment induce thymidylate synthase and thymidine phosphorylase mRNAs in rectal carcinoma, Neoplasma, vol. 54, no. 5, pp. 447-53.


  • Candeias, MM, Powell, DJ, Roubalova, E, Apcher, S, Bourougaa, K, Vojtesek, B, Bruzzoni Giovanelli, H & Fåhraeus, R 2006, Expression of p53 and p53/47 are controlled by alternative mechanisms of messenger RNA translation initiation, Oncogene, vol. 2, no. 52, pp. 6936-47.