Research Project

Excellence in Regenerative Medicine

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Project registration number: CZ.02.01.01/00/22_008/0004562
Name of the program: Johannes Amos Comenius
Provider: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Call title / number: Excellent research / 02_22_008
Project name: Excellence in Regenerative Medicine
Abbreviated name: ExRegMed
Subsidy recipient: Institute of Experimental Medicine CAS
Institute of Physiology CAS
Brno University of Technology
Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics CAS
Technical University of Liberec
Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals CAS
Palacký University Olomouc
Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
University Hospital Hradec Králové
Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry CAS
University of Chemistry and Technology Prague
Implementation period: 1 October 2023 – 30 June 2028
PI: Assoc. Prof. Pavla Jendelová, Ph.D.
International Advisory Board:
Prof. Håvard J. Haugen, University of Oslo/ Corticalis
Dr. Marlene Durand, Bordeaux University Hospital / Inserm
Prof. Dr. Eckhardt Wolf, Ludwig-Maximilians – Universität Munich
Prof. Elizabeth Bradbury, King’s College London
Prof. Elżbieta Pamuła, AGH University of Science and Technology
Prof. Only with Pahnke, Universität in Lübeck
Prof. Pasi Kallio, Tampere University

The main goal of the project is the creation and development of an excellent research center in the field of regenerative medicine treatment methods. The project’s activities are focused on the restoration of damaged tissues that cannot yet be treated, or whose regenerative capacity is limited.

WP No. 1 Nervous tissue regeneration after injury
Leader of the WP: Kristýna Kárová, Ph.D.

WP No. 2 Addressing the problem of neurodegeneration
Leader of the WP: Martin Horák, Ph.D.

WP No. 3 Degenerative disease of the retina
Leader of the WP: Prof. MVDr. Jan Motlík, DrSc.

WP No. 4 Vascular tissue engineering
Leader of the WP: Assoc. Prof. Lucie Bačáková, M.D., CSc.

WP No. 5 The healing of osteochondral defects
Leader of the WP: Eva Filová, Ph.D.

WP No. 6 Skin tissue engineering, active wound healing
Leader of the WP: Elena Filová, Ph.D.

Project administrative team:
Ing. Zuzana Kodymová
Ing. Jan Prokšík
Ing. Jan Tomanec