Current Projects

International grants:

Novel interaction partners of the Cav2.2 channel  (2016 –2017)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová
 Obr2Home SASPRO 0063/01/02
Mitochondria-endoplasmic reticulum functional interplay in Wolfram Syndrome: emerging role for heart and brain protection (2015-2018)
Principal Investigator: Michal Cagalinec

Slovak Research and Development Agency (SRDA):

Coordinated at IMPG SAS

sparks APVV-15-0388
Prenatal and postnatal effects of δ and μ opioid receptor ligands on the hippocampal development and function (2016 – 2020)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová
 sparks APVV-15-0302
Cytoarchitecture of calcium signalling of cardiac myocytes in development of myocardial hypertrophy (2016 – 2019)
Principal Investigator: Alexandra Zahradníková
PGP APVV-14-0334
Possible dual function of P-glycoprotein in leukemia cells: efflux pump and regulatory protein (2015-2018)
Principal Investigator: Zdena Sulová
 reticulum APVV-SK-FR-2015-0007
Effect of endoplasmic reticulum stress on ultrastructure and metabolism of mammalian cardiomyocytes (2016 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Marta Novotová

Collaborative projects

Smart MoS2 platform for cancer diagnosis and targeted treatment (2016-2020)
Principal Investigator (IP SAS): Peter Šiffalovič
Team leader at IMPG SAS: Albert Breier
Novel synergistic antitumour properties of nuclear retinoid X receptor (RXR) agonists as a consequence of the conditional RXR-RAR heterodimer formation in human breast cancer cells (2016-2020)
Principal Investigator (IEE BMC SAS): Július Brtko
Team leader at IMPG SAS: Zdena Sulová
PGP APVV-15-0303
Defense mechanisms of neoplastic cells against chemical stress (2016-2020)
Principal Investigator(FCHFT STU): Albert Breier
Team leader at IMPG SAS: Zdena Sulová
Biochips and biosensors for glycorecognition, their development, preparation and application in cancer research (2015-2019)
Principal Investigator (ICH SAS): Jaroslav Katrlík
Team leader at IMPG SAS: Zdena Sulová

Scientific Grant Agency of MESRaS and SAS (VEGA):

PGP VEGA 2/0122/17
Study of changes in expression of some regulatory and functional proteins connected with the presence of P-gp protein in leukemic cells (2017-2020)
Principal Investigator: Zdena Sulová
image VEGA 2/0086/17
Luminal regulation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor and its molecular mechanisms (2017 – 2019)
Principal Investigator: Marta Gaburjáková
wave VEGA 2/0143/17
Diastolic function of the ryanodine receptor and generation of arrhythmogenic calcium waves (2017 – 2019)
Principal investigator: Alexandra Zahradnikova
 Obr2Home VEGA 2/0169/16
Mitochondrial dynamics and morphology in transgenic model of Wolfram syndrome: emerging role for heart protection (2016 – 2018)
Principal Investigator: Michal Cagalinec
PGP VEGA 2/0156/16
The effect of endoplasmic reticulum stress inductors and proteaosome inhibitors on leukemia cell line L1210, SKM-1 and MOLM-13 with induced P-glycoprotein overexpression (2016-2018)
Principal Investigator: Mário Šereš
 VEGA_0107_0019_DAAD VEGA 2/0107/16
Novel pathways of N-type (CaV2.2) calcium channels regulation (2016 – 2018)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová
 reticulum VEGA 2/0110/15
The effect of myocardial load on distribution of the endoplasmic membrane reticulum of cardiac myocytes (2015 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Marta Novotová
confocal VEGA 2/0095/15
Expression and co-localization of dyadic protein complexes in ventricular myocytes in relation to excitation-contraction coupling ontogenesis (2015 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Alexandra Zahradníková, jr.
PGP VEGA 2/0028/15
Changes of leukemia cells drug sensitivity induced by changes of membrane drug transporters expression profile (2015-2017)
Principal Investigator: Albert Breier
 image VEGA 2/0024/15
Effects of stress, induced by immune challenge during the gestation in rats, on maternal care behaviour and on hippocampal neuronal excitability in the offsprings (2015 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Eliyahu Dremencov
 BLM VEGA 2/0006/15
The role of physiologically relevant metal ions Mg2+ and Zn2+ in the luminal regulation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor (2015 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Jana Gaburjáková

Other national projects:

 firing SAS Stipend
Role of neurosecretory neurons and calcium signalling in depression and addictive behaviour: Assessment by in-vivo electrophysiology (2013 – 2017)
Principal Investigator: Eliyahu Dremencov