Jana Hennelova

Jana Hennelova

Molecular Genetics
since 2021

Research interests

Jana Hennelova is a student of Molecular Genetics interested in various areas of molecular and structural biology, including genetic engineering techniques, immunotherapies (e.g., CAR T-cell therapy) and stem cell research. She particularly focuses on the structure and function of proteins and the use of molecular dynamics (MD) simulations to study their fundamental properties. Emphasis is placed on the application of basic scientific research into pharmacology and the development of disease therapies.


2019 – present BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences (Molecular Genetics), University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)

Research stays

2021 – present Research Internship, University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)
2018 Summer School of Protein Engineering, Loschmidt Laboratories (Brno, Czech Republic)
2017 Summer School of Genetics, Comenius University (Bratislava, Slovakia)
2017 Research Internship, Safarik University (Kosice, Slovakia)



Open Position: Postdoc in Enzymology & Protein Engineering
Open Position: Postdoc in Protein Structural Biology
2nd Hands-on Computational Enzyme Design Course Successfully Behind Us
Singapore Patent for FGF2 Granted
The Dean’s Award for Honza and Ondra
Martin to Present at ProtStab’2021
Nikola’s Success at SOC