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”.


Oncology Research

55The research activity can be divided into two sections – preclinical and clinical oncology. However, this division simplifies perspective of the whole program, multidisciplinary attitude is essential in many cases and connection between preclinical and clinical working groups provides complex approach to the specific topics.

The oncology research program comprise following First Faculty of Medicine research and clinical departments:


Project coordinator: prof. MUDr. Aleksi Šedo, DrSc.