Štěpánka Vaňáčová, Ph.D.

Research Group Leader Senior

Research Group Leader Senior

EMBO Member


Phone: +420 54949 5042
Research group: RNA Quality Control - Štěpánka Vaňáčová

28. July 2020

CEITEC MU Elected New Members to Its Scientific Board

The Academic Senate of Masaryk University (MU) has approved the new members of the CEITEC MU Scientific Board. The members were nominated by Jirí…

8. July 2020

Karel Riha From CEITEC Was Elected as a New EMBO Member

Press release The prestigious European Molecular Biology Organisation, EMBO, based in Heidelberg (Germany) has officially announced the names of its…

11. Feb. 2020

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2020

As we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11 February 2020, we are reminded of the need to honour the contribution of…

12. June 2019

A molecular biologist of CEITEC MU among the world leaders in her field

Štěpánka Vaňáčová of CEITEC Institute at Masaryk University has been elected a member of the highly reputable European Molecular Biology Organization…

20. Feb. 2018

Universitas: Interview with Stepanka Vanacova about her scientific career

Universitas: Problems facing Czech scientists: academic inbreeding, red tape, and poorly designed evaluation She enrolled at university shortly…

Publications that are part of the Web of Science database, possibly also other publications chosen by authors.




  • Jantsch, MF; Quattrone, A; O´Connell, M; Helm, M; Frye, M; Macias-Gonzales, M; Ohman, M; Ameres, S; Willems, L; Fuks, F; Oulas, A; Vanacova, S; Nielsen, H; Bousquet-Antonelli, C; Motorin, Y; Roignant, JY; Balatsos, N; Dinnyes, A; Baranov, P; Kelly, V; Lamm, A; Rechavi, G; Pelizzola, M; Liepins, J; Kholodnyuk, IH; Zammit, V; Ayers, D; Drablos, F; Dahl, JA; Bujnicki, J; Jeronimo, C; Almeida, R; Neagu, M; Costache, M; Bankovic, J; Banovic, B; Kyselovic, J; Valor, LM; Selbert, S; Pir, P; Demircan, T; Cowling, V; Schafer, M; Rossmanith, W; Lafontaine, D; David, A; Carre, C; Lyko, F; Schaffrath, R; Schwartz, S; Verdel, A; Klungland, A; Purta, E; Timotijevic, G; Cardona, F; Davalos, A; Ballana, E; O´Carroll, D; Ule, J; Fray, R, 2018: Positioning Europe for the EPITRANSCRIPTOMICS challenge. RNA BIOLOGY 15(6), p. 829 - 831, doi: 10.1080/15476286.2018.1460996
  • Covelo-Molares, H; Bartosovic, M; Vanacova, S, 2018: RNA methylation in nuclear pre-mRNA processing. WILEY INTERDISCIPLINARY REVIEWS-RNA 9(6), doi: 10.1002/wrna.1489
  • Zigackova, D; Vanacova, S, 2018: The role of 3 ´ end uridylation in RNA metabolism and cellular physiology. PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 373(1762), doi: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0171









  • Procesování mRNA v sekundárních plastidech euglenofytů, Grantová agentura ČR, 2021 - 2023
  • Eukaryotic RNA Turnover and Viral Biology, EMBO (European Molecular Biology Organization), 2021 - 2021