Program HOBIT: We teach children to recognize the symptoms of a stroke or panic attacks

At ICRC, we are not only actively involved in scientific research but also strive to improve education and increase health literacy among the general public. And where else to start than with children? In our country, heart attacks and strokes…

Implementation Research Network in Stroke Care Quality: A Success Story of European Collaboration

Under the leadership of Prof. Robert Mikulík, head of the Stroke Research Program at FNUSA-ICRC, and Prof. Natan Bornstein, Director of the Brain Division at Medical Center in Jerusalem, the Implementation Research Network in Stroke Care…

Researches’ Night at ICRC: Live broadcast on Prima TV, controlling human muscles through a button, and stretching heart cells

A scientist as a boring nerd locked away among test tubes and beakers? Well, not at all! Science can be a real adventure. For the sixth year in a row, the Night of Scientists events have been trying to dispel myths about scientists. Hundreds…
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BEATsep – prestigious European grant HORIZON EUROPE is coming to Brno

The Cellular and Molecular Immunoregulation (CMI) research team of the International Clinical Research Centre (ICRC) has been awarded a prestigious international HORIZON EUROPE grant. The project will focus on research into sepsis and septic…
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I came into my own in the microworld

He works in the Protein Engineering ICRC research team at the Loschmidt Laboratories, Faculty of Science, MU. In 2020, he was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to spend a semester at the University of Texas at Austin in the group of Prof. Kenneth…

Lisbon model institution for the ICRC found thanks to HR Award

With the mid-2023 deadline approaching, activities related to the implementation of the project "Implementation of the HR AWARD standard in the FNUSA-ICRC" (HR Award) are reaching their peak at the ICRC. One of the expected project outcomes…
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Brno scientists get closer to the future treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

A team of 23 scientists from Brno has come significantly closer to answering the question of how to prevent and treat Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common cause of dementia and leads to gradual dependence on the daily help of another…

AI-powered data analysis means new opportunities for patients and clinical research

Hospital systems contain vast amounts of data that, in the current technical environment, are mainly used to record and store important information during medical care. This data is collected from a wide range of subsystems and contains dozens…

ICRC Head among the Czech scientific elite

Forbes Czech Republic magazine has ranked Prof. Irena Rektorová among the top Czech female scientists of 2023! She is involved in the search for indicators for early diagnosis and innovative treatment options for Parkinson's disease and…
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ICRC and FaF MU: joining forces for better diagnosis and treatment

On Friday 9 June 2023, the Director of St. Anne's University Hospital Brno (FNUSA), Ing. Vlastimil Vajdák, and the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Masaryk University (FaF MU), prof. PharmDr. Mgr. David Vetchý, Ph.D., signed an agreement on…