Completed projects

2012-2017

International grants:

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Novel interaction partners of the Cav2.2 channel (2016 –2017)
Principal investigator: Ľubica Lacinová

Slovak Research and Development Agency (APVV):

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Functional analysis of newly identified DNA variants in genes responsible for cystic fibrosis and fenylketonuria (2013 – 2016)
Principal investigator: Ľudevít Kadáši (BMC ICTR SAS)
Principal investigator at CBs IMPG SAS: Ľubica Lacinová
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Calcium channels in neuronal excitability (2011 – 2014)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová

Grant Agency for Science (VEGA):

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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
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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
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The role of calsequestrin in luminal regulation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor (2014 – 2016)
Principal investigator: Marta Gaburjáková
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Principle of gating of voltage-dependent calcium channels (2013 – 2015)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová
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Competition between Ca2+ and other cation for luminally located binding site on the cardiac ryanodine receptor and its effect on the receptor regulation (2012 – 2014)
Principal Investigator: Jana Gaburjáková
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Determinants of coupled gating among cardiac ryanodine receptors (2011 – 2013)
Principal Investigator: Marta Gaburjáková
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Modulation and function of inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptors (IP3R) in neuronal structures of central nervous system (CNS) in normal and pathological conditions (2011 – 2013)
Principal Investigator: Michaela Pavlovičová
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Regulation of the gating of the T-type calcium channel (2010 – 2012)
Principal Investigator: Ľubica Lacinová
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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

Other domestic grants:

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

Selection to 2011

International projects:

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CavNet L-type calcium channels in health and disease (2006 – 2010)
Coordinator: Hearing Research Centre Tübingen, Eberhard Karls University, Tübingen, Germany
Principal investigator at IMPG SAS: Ľubica Lacinová
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Role of L-type and T-type Ca2+ channels in neuronal excitability (2002 – 2004)
Principal Investigator: Franz Hofmann, Institute for Pharmacology and Toxicology, Munich,Germany
International Collaborator: Ľubica Lacinová
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Coupled gating between intracellular calcium release channels (1998 – 2005)
Principal Investigator: Andrew R. Marks, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
International Collaborators: Karol Ondriáš, Marta Gaburjáková

Slovak Research and Development Agency (APVV):

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Biomembranes: structure and dynamics of biological membranes related to the cell functions (2008 – 2011)
Principal Investigator: Ivan Hapala, Institute of Animal Biochemistry and Genetics SAS
Principal Investigator at IMPG SAS: Ľubica Lacinová

Other domestic grants:

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Biopysical principles of voltage dependent ion channels regulation in health and disease (2009 – 2011) Coordinator: Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Collaborator: Ľubica Lacinová
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BIOMEMBRANES: Education program for PhD students and young scientists from biological and biomedical sciences (2006 – 2008)
Principal Investigator: Ivan Hapala, Institute of Animal Biochemistry and Genetics SAS
Principal Investigator at IMPG SAS: Ľubica Lacinová