Richard Štefl, Ph.D.

Head of Research Centre, Research Group Leader Senior


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Research group: Structural Biology of Gene Regulation - Richard Štefl

4. Aug. 2020

Scientists Visualised Protein Synthesis in Unprecedented Detail

  Researchers from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, including Slovak structural biologist Gabriel Demo (now Research Group…

28. July 2020

Newest Structural Discoveries in Genomic Dark Matter

For the last 5 years, Richard Stefl and his lab mates have been studying the mysteries of non-coding RNAs (often called genomic dark matter), which…

14. May 2019

International media El País and La Repubblica reported on CEITEC MU: Leading Research Institute Draws Scientific Talent to the Czech Republic

CEITEC Masaryk University scientific talents attract media across Europe - El País and La Repubblica. European funds have…

21. Mar. 2019

MUNI celebrates 100 years with CEITEC

The article is only in Czech. 

26. Oct. 2017

CEITEC MU scientists have discovered how cells recognise the end of the genes

Press release, Brno, 10th October 2017 Scientists from CEITEC Masaryk University (MU) studied how the cell recognises the end of the genes during…

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  • DECOR (649030), Evropská unie, 2015 - 2020
  • Centrum biologie RNA (GAP305/12/G034), Grantová agentura ČR, 2012 - 2018
  • Molekulární podstata pro specifické rozpoznávání histonu H3K4me2 pomocí Set3 PHD domény (GA15-17670S), Grantová agentura ČR, 2015 - 2017
  • Zásadní význam fosforylace YS. Studium interakce mezi CTD a transkripčním elongačním faktorem Spt6 (GA15-24117S), Grantová agentura ČR, 2015 - 2017
  • Studium kódu CTD RNA polymerázy II (GA13-18344S), Grantová agentura ČR, 2013 - 2017
  • CEITEC - Central European Institute of Technology (CZ.1.05/1.1.00/02.0068), Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy ČR, 2011 - 2015
  • Strukturní podstata ukončení transkripce nezávislé na poly(A) signálu (GAP305/10/1490), Grantová agentura ČR, 2010 - 2014
  • Structural basis for transcription termination of nonpolyadenylated transcripts (IAA401630903), Akademie věd ČR, 2009 - 2011
  • Structural studies of protein-RNA complexes involved in RNA quality control (GA204/08/1212), Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 2008 - 2010
  • Structural studies of protein-RNA interactions involved in RNA quality control (CDA0049/2006), Human Frontier Science Program - Career Development Award, 2007 - 2009
  • Structural studies of protein-RNA complexes involved in RNA quality control (1263), Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 2007 - 2009