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Dr. Pavel Vesely

Senior Research Scientist
CEITEC-Central European Institute of Technology

Brief Biography:

1961: MUDr. (MD), Charles University Prague
1965: CSc. (PhD), Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (CAS), Prague
1965-1975: Research scientist, Institute of Experimental Biology and Genetics, CAS, Prague
1975-1990: Head, Cell biology laboratory, Institute of Molecular Genetics (CAS), Prague
1990-1992: Head, Department of Cell Biology, IMG  CAS
1992-2011: Senior research scientist, IMG AS CR
2004-2006: Research scientist, Prague Burn Centre, Charles University Prague
2011-Present: Deputy leader, Experimental Biophotonics, CEITEC, Brno


Academic positions:

1969: Senior research scientist
1992-1994: Head, Department of cell biology, Institute of Molecular Genetics, AS CR
1994-1998: Adjunct Professor, Louisiana State University, Eye Center, New Orleans, LA,
2007-Present: Board member, The Invadosome Consortium


Research interests:

Biology of mesenchymal and epithelial cells in vitro, tumour cell biology & metastasis research, translational oncology, wound healing, biological microscopy of living and/or fixed cells: TSM, CLSM, scanning acoustic microscopy, VRCLSM, SEM, HVEM and digital holographic microscopy (DHM).


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

Useful and necessary step for researchers to acquire the right to publish their results bearing the responsibility for the consequences.