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25.03.2019

Univerzita poprvé v QS World University Ranking zabodovala v zemědělských vědách

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21.02.2019

Decoding plant genome was the first topic of the Contemporary Chemistry lecture series

Jaroslav Doležel, a plant geneticist, commenced the 14th year of the Contemporary Chemistry lecture series with a talk on plant genetic information and its decoding. Contemporary Chemistry is regularly organized at the Faculty of Science under the aegis of Pavel …

15.02.2019

Scientists started fighting a dangerous parasite. Their work intrigued world experts

The article of Olomouc chemists, printed at the end of last year by the prestigious Journal of Organic Chemistry, has reached the elite selection in Synfacts magazine. The editors usually include articles focused on organic synthesis, with assumed major scientific …

14.02.2019

Academic Senate of UP has given a go-ahead to integration of science centers

On Wednesday, February 13, Palacký University Academic Senate approved the intention to integrate scientific and research capacities and processes of UP into a new university body, which shall link the three existing scientific centers of Faculty of Science and Medical …

4.02.2019

Memorandum has confirmed cooperation in the field of plant phenotyping

A memorandum to create research infrastructure called Czech Plant Phenotyping Network (CzPPN) has officially confirmed cooperation between Masaryk University, Palacký University and a Czech company Photon Systems Instruments (PSI) in this area. The Rectors of both universities and the private …

29.01.2019

Representatives of Czech Regional Branch Office from Olomouc present at the EFB Executive Board Meeting

European Federation of Biotechnology (EFB) will continue to be headed by a Swedish biologist Mathias Uhlen. On January 26, Barcelona hosted a meeting of the Executive Board of EFB, which the director of CRH Ivo Frébort is a member of. …

28.01.2019

Paper on microscopic studying of living plants belonged to bestsellers

Paper by researchers from the Department of Cell Biology of the Centre of the Region Haná for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research (CRH), last year printed in the prestigious Plant Physiology, was the third most watched publication in 2018 in this …

10.01.2019

French Scientific Attaché has visited CRH and discussed possibilities of further cooperation

Mathieu Wellhoff, an attaché for science and universities of the French Embassy in Prague, has expressed words of praise after his visit to the Center of the Region Haná for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research (CRH) and the Regional Center for …

9.01.2019

The director of CRH provided an interview for Universitas magazine

“By restricting GMOs as strictly as up to now, the world will overtake us and we will be dependent on imported maize or soybeans,” warns, among other things, the director of the Centre of the Region Haná and expert in …

12.12.2018

CRH management calls for a change in legislation on genetically modified plants

Scientists at the Center of the Region Haná for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research (CRH) have called on Prime Minister Andrej Babiš and other politicians to push for a change in European legislation on genetically modified plants in line with current …