From discovery to health

Research is an essential endeavor at the First Faculty of Medicine. Our scientists and researchers conduct basic, translational, epidemiologic and clinical research across a broad spectrum of biomedical topics. In a tight cooperation with the General University Hospital and other partners, we bring research from “bench to bedside”.


Molecular medicine

this research program studies molecular causes and mechanisms in broad spectrum of human diseases. It uses various experimental models including bacteria, invertebrates, tissue cultures, experimental animals and patient samples and applies methods of molecular and cell biology, Molecular medicineincluding genomic, proteomic and metabolomic analyses of biological material.

New animal models and bioinformatic tools are developed in the program.

The principle research topics include: