Funding

Our research is supported by both the foreign and the Czech grant agencies.

International grants

M-ERA.NET Call 2021: Greenhouse-PV: Semi-transparent PV coatings for greenhouse application. MOST TW (Taiwan), IFD (Denmark), NCN (Poland), TACR (Czech Republic). Czech principal investigator: Radomíra Vaňková. 2022-2025.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 21-08021L): Deep cell biology of plant cell polarity. Lead Agency project between SNSF (Swiss National Science Foundation) and CSF (Czech Science Foundation).  Czech principal investigator: Jan Petrášek, Swiss principal investigator: Christian Hardtke (University Lausanne). 2021–2023.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 21-20936J): Development and validation of a suite of imaging reporters for plant hormones based on genetically encoded bioluminescence. Bilateral Grant Project with Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR), Russia. Czech principal investigator: Jan Petrášek, Russian principal investigator: Ilia W. Yampolsky (Shemyakin–Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry RAS, Moscow), 2021–2023.

National grants

Czech Science Foundation (project no. GA20-22875S): Organelle-specific gene expression and hormone dynamics during heat stress and high light responses. Principal investigator: Radomíra Vaňková. Co-investigator: Ondřej Novák (Faculty od Science, Palacký University, Olomouc). 2020-2022.

Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (project no. TP01010037): Support for the process of commercializing the results of research and development at the Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR v.v.i. from 2020. Principal investigator: Tomáš Vaněk. Subproject: Thermoregulatory vessels. Principal investigator of the subproject: Sylva Přerostová. 2021-2022.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 20–13587S): The evolutionary origin and significance of auxin transport. Principal investigator: Jan Petrášek. Co-investigator: Dr. Stanislav Vosolsobě, Department of Plant Experimental Biology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague. 2020–2022.

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic, project no. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/16_019/0000738 (EU Operational Programme “Research, development and education”): Centre for Plant Experimental Biology. Principal investigator: Radomíra Vaňková. 2018–2023.