Research Projects

Duration Project
2017-2018 Horizon 2020 Teaming Phase 1 CETOCOEN Excellence; 763677
2017-2019 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Study of Enzyme Hydration and Flexibility by Advanced Structural and Biophysical Methods; 17-24321S
2017-2020 Grant Technological Agency of the Czech Republic Production of Stable Fibroblast Growth Factors for Research, Therapeutic and Cosmetic Applications; TH02010219
2017-2020 Horizon 2020 Industrial Leadership Synthetic Bacterial Lipid Rafts to Optimize Industrial Bioprocesses; 720776
2017-2020 Horizon 2020 International Training Network Directed Protein Evolution for Synthetic Biology and Biocatalysis; 722610
2016-2022 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic ESFRI Center for Systems Biology; LM2015055
2016-2022 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic ESFRI Czech National Infrastructure for Biological Data; LM2015047
2016-2020 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic St. Anne´s University Hospital – Translational Medicine; LQ1605
2016-2018 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Directed Evolution of Dynamical Elements in Enzymes Using Microfluidic Chips; 16-07965S
2016-2018 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Structural Basis for the Emergence of New Enzymatic Activities; 16-24223S
2016-2018 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Elucidating the Role of Dynamic Tunnels in Enzyme Catalysis: Simulations and Fluorescence Experiments; 16-06096S
2015-2018 Horizon 2020 Research Infrastructures ELIXIR-EXCELERATE: Implementation and Early Operation of ELIXIR – the European Infrastructure for Life-Science Data; 676559
2015 Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Industrial Production of Stable Fibroblast Growth Factors for Broad Therapeutic, Research and Personal Care Applications; SEP-210181190
2015-2017 Interdisciplinary Research Projects of Masaryk University Advanced Hybrid Methods for Study of Transport Processes in Proteins and Their Application for Design of Biocatalysts; MUNI/M/1888/2014
2014-2018 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic The Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment; LO1214
2014-2017 Grant Technological Agency of the Czech Republic Biosensor for Monitoring of Toxic Compounds in the Environment; TA04021380
2014-2016 Czech-American Program CONTACT New Concepts and Tools for Rational Design of Enzymes; LH14027
2014-2015 Grant of the Ministry of Education of Czech Republic Popularization of Science and Research in Natural Sciences and Mathematics Using Potential of Masaryk University; CZ.1.07/2.3.00/45.0018
2013-2015 Grant of the Ministry of Education of Czech Republic ICRC Human Bridge – Incubator of Young Talents III; CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0239
2013-2015 Grant of the Ministry of Education of Czech Republic Employment of Young Scientists to Promote International Collaboration; CZ.1.07/2.3.00/30.0037
2013-2015 Grant of the European Union FP7 REGPOT – Human Bridge; 316345
2012-2016 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Structure-Functional Relationships of Haloalkane Dehalogenases; P207/12/0775
2012-2016 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Construction of a Synthetic Metabolic Pathway for Degradation of Important Environmental Pollutant by Protein and Metabolic Engineering; P503/12/0572
2012-2015 Grant of the European Union NewProt — An Interactive Protein Engineering Portal with Validated Software and Database Facilities; 289350
2012-2014 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Centre of Experimental Biomedicine; CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0183
2012-2013 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Pre-Seed PRECEDENCE; CZ.1.05/3.1.00/13.0292
2011-2015 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic International Clinical Research Centre; CZ.1.05/1.1.00/02.0123
2010-2014 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Research Centre for Toxic Substances in the Environment; CZ.1.05/2.1.00/01.0001
2010-2012 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Analysis and Visualization of Protein Structures; P202/10/1435
2010-2012 Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Mendel Centre for Education in Biology, Biomedicine a Bioinformatics; OP VK CZ.1.07/2.3.00/09.0186
2009-2013 Grant Agency of the Czech Academy of Sciences Evolution of Substrate Specificity in Enzymes Acting on Xenobiotic Compounds; IAA401630901
2008-2012 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Specific Ion Effects for Proteins in Solutions and Related Biologically Relevant Systems; 203/08/0114
2007-2009 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Visualization of Protein Structures; 201/07/0927
2006-2010 Research Centers of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Center for Biocatalysis and Biotransformation; LC06010
2005-2011 Research Intentions of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Interactions among the Chemicals, Environment and Biological Systems and their Consequences on the Global, Regional and Local Scales; MSM0021622412
2005-2011 Research Intentions of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Proteins in Metabolism and during Interaction of Organisms with Environment; MSM0021622413
2004-2006 European Molecular Biology Organization and Howard Hughes Medical Institute EMBO/HHMI Scientist; 796
2004-2006 Program ERASMUS of the European Union MedNatNet – Medical Natural Sciences Network; 109757-CP-1-2003
2004-2005 NATO Linkage Grant Optical Biosensors for Contaminant Monitoring; EST.CLG.980504
2003-2005 Program CONTACT of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Construction of Dehalogenating Enzymes for Biotechnological Applications; ME551
2002-2004 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Functional Architecture of an Active Site in a Maize Beta-glucosidase; 203/02/0865
2002-2004 Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Modelling of the Structure and Interaction of Elicitors of the Fungus
Phytophthora; 522/02/0925
2001-2003 Project Barrande Etude du mode d’action des élicitines, protéines fongiques inductrices des mécanismes de défence des plantes; 2002-42-1
2000-2004 Research Centers of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Biomolecular Center; LN00A016
1999-2004 Research Intentions of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Structure-Function Relationships of Biomolecules and their Role in Metabolism; CEZ:J07/98:143100005
1999-2000 NATO Linkage Grant Computer Aided Engineering of Pollutants Biodegradation; MTECH.LG.974701
1998-2002 Program CONTACT of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Rational Re-design of Enzymes Involved in Degradation of Toxic Organic Pollutants; ME276
1997-2000 Post-Doc Grant of the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic Study of the Molecular Mechanisms of Biodegradation Reactions; 203/97/P149
1996-2000 Project of the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic Laboratory of Structure and Dynamics of Biomolecules; VS96095
1996 Project of the Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic Methodology of the Risk Assessment; PPŽP/340/2/96
1995 Project of the Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic Risk Assessment; VZ/5200/1995
1993-1995 International Project of the European Union Assessment of QSARs for Predicting Fate and Effects of Chemicals in the Environment; EV5V-CT92-0211 and CIPD-CT93-0042

Ondrej Vavra celebrating success with his presentation on CaverDock
Lecture by Dr. Stavrakis from ETH Zurich
High evaluation of the team’s research performance
Klaudia Chmelova and Veronika Liskova passed doctoral state exam
ELIXIR CZ annual conference 15 – 16 Nov, 2017
New video explaining the goals of Rafts4Biotech EU project
Invitation to a presentation by Synthetic Genomics