Advice to young scientists? Don’t give up! There are many failures for every success, says Julia Anna Kent

Julia Anna Kent is a young and successful researcher. A student of General Medicine, she has been engaged in scientific activities since 2018 as part of the P-Pool program at the Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University. Initially, she worked…

“By legalizing cannabis, recreational consumption has not increased anywhere yet,” says scientist Lumír Hanuš

Chemist Lumír Ondřej Hanuš is a legend in the field of cannabis science. He was born in Olomouc and spent a significant part of his professional life at the local university. In 1990, Professor Raphael Mechoulam invited him to Israel, where…

Scientists empower the computational design of biotherapeutics

Anton Bushuiev, Roman Bushuiev as well as several other researchers from the team of Josef Šivic at CIIRC CTU, in collaboration with the team of Stanislav Mazurenko at Loschmidt Laboratories at Masaryk University and International Clinical…

Advances in skin melanoma research: scientists introduce a new model suitable for analyzing circulating tumor cells

Scientists from the International Clinical Research Center (ICRC), Institute of Biophysics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, and Masaryk University have developed a model of melanoma, a malignant skin tumor that spontaneously metastasizes to…

9th Annual Cannabis and Science Conference

Experts from the Czech Republic and abroad gathered at the Brno Observatory on Wednesday, April 24th, to participate in a full-day program of lectures and discussions on research, cultivation, hemp legislation, and the use of hemp in medical…

Medical cannabis from the hospital greenhouse has reached the patients. The St. Anne’s Hospital in Brno thus has a global unique feature

The St. Anne's University Hospital in Brno is a pioneer in the field of medical cannabis. While medications from the cannabis plant have been prescribed to patients at the Pain Treatment Center of the Anesthesiology and Resuscitation Clinic…

Scientists from the International Clinical Research Center (ICRC) and St. Anne’s Hospital are Teaching Artificial Intelligence to Treat Hearts

Research teams from the International Clinical Research Center are involved in developing an artificial intelligence tool that will help cardiologists assess the risks of individual patients with chronic heart failure in the future. The AI4HF…

Tomáš Kára, one of the founders of the International Clinical Research Center (ICRC), has passed away

With deep regret, we announce that Assoc. Prof. MUDr. Tomáš Kára, Ph.D., has passed away after a tough battle with cancer. He served as a long-standing physician at the 1st Internal Cardioangiologic Clinic of FNUSA and LF MU. Although…

Sepsis can affect anyone. Its consequences will be understood by Brno scientists thanks to a grant of 6,9 euros

Jan Frič and Marcela Hortová-Kohoutková are presenting the BEATsep project. The issue of the consequences of sepsis, known as post-septic syndrome, which manifests with a wide range of difficulties, will be…

57% OF OUR RESEARCH TEAM MEMBERS ARE WOMEN. WE JOIN #IDGWS2024 AND SHARE STORIES OF OUR SUCCESSFUL WOMEN SCIENTISTS

According to the latest data from the Czech Statistical Office, there are twice as many men as women in science in our country. This represents one of the worst results in the entire European Union. Looking at the representation of women by…