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

ELIXIR CZ annual conference 15 – 16 Nov, 2017
New video explaining the goals of Rafts4Biotech EU project
Invitation to a presentation by Synthetic Genomics
Andrea Schenkmayerova received a grant to attend an EMBO Practical Course
Open Postdoc Position: Protein Engineering
FireProt in MUNI
Jan Stourac won Dean’s Award