Immune disbalance linked to development of autoimmune disease IgA nephropaty
Pathogeny studies of HIV-1,B. burgdorferi, C. albicans, T. mentagrophytes infections
Head of Immunology Institute of Medicine faculty, University Palacký in Olomouc and the Head of Immunomodulation research group.
Immunomodulation research group have been studying mechanisms of immune response against certain protective antigents withn mycotic, bacterial and viral diseases while using the best modern tolls for formulation of pharmacological experimental vaccinations, eg. liposomes with special proteins and adjuvans. Preparation and detailed characterization of liposomes is done in cooperation with Czech scientific centers, mainly Veterinary Research Institute in Brno (Dr. Jaroslav Turánek), Institute of Organic Chemistry in Prague (Dr. Miroslav Ledvina) and King´s College London, UK and Global Acorn UK (Prof. Andrew D. Miller).