Projects & Grants

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START-UP grant

Protist biology: from genomics to function
Project IdSGS05/PřF/2021
Main solverprof. MSc. Vjačeslav Jurčenko, Ph.D.
Period1/2021 - 12/2021
ProviderSpecifický VŠ výzkum
AnotationThis project unites several research directions currently being developed at the Life Science Research Centre, University of Ostrava: 1) Investigation of Min system function in mitochondria of the eustigmatophyte alga Nannochloropsis oceanica; 2) Characterization of enzymes potentially involved in plastidial RNA polyadenylation in Euglena; 3) Function of catalase in Leishmaniinae; 4) Telomeres of trypanosomatids; 5) Viruses of Trypanosomatidae; and 6) Endosymbiosis between bacteria and monoxenous trypanosomatids.