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

International grants

Inter-COST (Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic, project no. LTC18047 / MSMT-16506/2018-27): Analysis of specificity and efficacy of RNAi in tobacco BY-2 cell line. Principal investigator: Karel Müller. 2018–2021

Inter-COST (Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic, project no. LTC18073): RNA maturation and auxin response – a spot for mRNA methylation. Principal investigator: Kamil Růžička. 2018–2021.

INTER-EXCELLENCE (Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic, project no. INTER-ACTION – LTAUSA17081): Hormonal mechanisms of plant acclimation to heat and cold stresses. Principal investigator: Radomíra Vaňková. 2017-2021.

USDA (United States Department of Agriculture), project 58-8042-7-089F: Plant tissue analysis for quantification of phytohormones in fruits (tomato). Principal investigator: Václav Motyka. 2017–2020.

National grants

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.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 19-12262S): Physiological, biochemical, molecular and phylogenic characterization of metabolic pathways and mechanisms of cytokinin down-regulation in plants. Principal investigator: Václav Motyka. 2019-2021

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 19-23773S): PIN transporter-mediated auxin sinks in plant development. Principal investigator: Kamil Růžička. 2019-2021

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 19–13103S): Anatomical and physiological constraints as key factors governing plant vegetative regeneration from roots. Co-investigator: Václav Motyka (Principal investigator: Dr. Jitka Klimešová, Institute of Botany CAS, Třeboň). 2019–2021.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 17-04607S): Light – cytokinin interactions in contrasting Arabidopsis thaliana ecotypes during cold acclimation and their impact on freezing stress responses. Principal investigator: Radomíra Vaňková. 2017–2019.

Czech Science Foundation (project no. 17-06613S): Phytohormone cross-talk during sub-zero acclimation. Co-investigator: Radomíra Vaňková (Principal investigator: Ondřej Novák, Palacký University, Olomouc). 2017–2019.

Czech Academy of Sciences (project no. MSM200381701): AtAUX1: molecular mechanism of its action, and relationships between its structure and transport function. Principal investigator: Katarzyna Retzer. 2017–2019.