Mgr. Zdeněk Dostál

Zdeněk Dostál (MSc.)

Department of Medical Chemistry and Biochemistry

Hněvotínská 3

775 15 Olomouc, Czech Republic

e-mail: zjedna@post.cz

tel: +420 585 63 2324

 

Research Topics:

  • Research topic is influence of selected polyphenols on microRNA expression in HepG2 cells and primary hepatocytes. Another field of interest is study of hsa-miR-29b effects on toxicity of etoposide and its mechanism.
  • miRNA, RT, RT-PCR, polyphenols, transfections, cell cultures, cytotoxicity

 

Position:

2014 – present            

researcher, Department of Medical Chemistry and Biochemistry/ Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University, Olomouc

 

Education and postgraduate training:

2013 – present

Ph.D. Study, Department of Medical Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic

2011 – 2013

Master Study, Bioorganic chemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic.

Diploma thesis: Influence of natural substances on microRNA expression in HepG2 cells.

Supervisor: Doc. Mgr. Martin Modrianský, Ph.D.

2008 – 2011

Bachelor Study, Bioorganic chemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic.

Bachelor thesis: Role of apoptosis in microRNA release into serum.

Supervisor: Doc. Mgr. Martin Modrianský, Ph.D

 

Teaching activities:

2013 – present

Bioorganic chemistry (Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacký University Olomouc)

2013 – present

Medical chemistry (Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacký University Olomouc)

 

Research Fellowships:

2015

University of Padova, Padova, Italy (3 months)

 

Grant Projects:

2014 – 2017               

NPU – Podpora udržitelnosti Ústavu molekulární a translační medicíny (LO1304)

2015

IGA_LF_2016_012


Recent Active and Invited Presentations:

  • summary XI. DDPEO, X. DDPEO, XIV. Mezioborové setkání mladých biologů, biochemiků a chemiků, IX. DDPEO

 

  • last 5 years:

2015

XI. DDPEO

2014

X. DDPEO

XIV. Mezioborové setkání mladých biologů, biochemiků a chemiků

2013

IX. DDPEO

 

Recent Awards:

2013 – IX. DDPEO conference – the best poster presentation