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The Czech Head Award received scientist from our Institute, prof. Emil Palecek

The most prestigious award for czech scientists, the Czech Head Award received our colleague, prof. Emil Palecek. Prof. E. Palecek discovered electrochemical properties of nucleic acids, which lead to a new field of science followe at present time by hundreds of teams around the world.

Den otevřených dveří 7. 11. 2014


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Osmium tetroxide, 2,2'-bipyridine (Os,bipy): Electroactive marker for probing accessibility of tryptophan residues in proteins.

Os,bipy forms at physiological conditions electroactive covalent adducts with tryptophan residues. 

Strukturní vlastnosti DNA - nositelky genetické informace

Jedním z renomovaných světových pracovišť, systematicky a dlouhodobě se zabývajících studiem strukturních vlastností nukleových kyselin je laboratoř Prof. RNDr. Michaely Vorlíčkové, DrSc. 

Sensitive and specific analysis of purine nucleobases, metabolites and drugs with mechanically roughened carbon electrodes

At mechanically roughened carbon electrodes, excellent separation of oxidation peaks of uric acid, xanthine, hypoxanthine, adenine, guanine, allopurinol and oxypurinol was attained.

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