Ing. Alexandra Zahradníková, DrSc.

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Institute of Molecular Physiology and Genetics, Centre of Biosciences, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Chief Research Fellow


1976 Ing, Faculty of Chemical technology, STU, Bratislava (supervisor: RNDr. Zuzana Biela, CSc.)
1982 PhD, Faculty of Chemical technology, STU, Bratislava (supervisor: prof. Ing. Jan Gazo, DrSc.)
1989-91 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, UTMB, Galveston, TX, USA
2010 Doctor of Science, Slovak Academy of Sciences


whole-cell patch-clamp, planar lipid bilayers, confocal microscopy, flash photolysis, advanced data analysis, mathematical modeling and simulation


Slovak Research and Development Agency (APVV):

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Cytoarchitecture of calcium signalling of cardiac myocytes in development of myocardial hypertrophy (2016 – 2019)
principal investigator

Grant Agency for Science (VEGA):

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Diastolic function of the ryanodine receptor and generation of arrhythmogenic calcium waves (2017 – 2019)
principal investigator
twocolor VEGA 2/0095/15
Expression and co-localization of dyadic protein complexes in ventricular myocytes in relation to excitation-contraction coupling ontogenesis (2015 – 2017)
team member; principal investigator: Alexandra Zahradníková, jr.