Laboratory of Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology



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  Our Interests

  • Evolution and function of cell organels, such as mitosomes and hydrogenosomes
  • Metabolism of iron and Fe-S cluster formation in parasitic protists
  • Metronidazole resistence in Trichomonas vaginalis
  • Genomics and proteomics of parasitic and free living protists


PhD Students wanted


Contact address:

Jan Tachezy

Department of Parasitology, Charles University in Prague, Vinicna 7, CZ-12844 Prague 2, Czech Republic

Phone: +420-2-21951811; FAX: +420-2-24919704