PROJECTS 2012 – 2016

Projects funded by the Scientific Grant Agency of Ministry of Education SR and Slovak Academy of Sciences (VEGA)
Project Title: Fish tapeworms (Cestoda) in North America: filling the gaps in the knowledge of evolutionary and medically important parasites.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0159/16
Duration: 01/2016 –12/2019
Principal investigator: Mikuláš Oros
Project Title: Cytomorphological aspects od reproduction and phylogeny in the parasitic Platyhelminthes.
Grant Scheme: VEGA 2/0104/16
Duration: 01/2016 - 12/2019
Principal Investigator: Magdaléna Bruňanská
Project Title: Soil nematodes and microorganisms: indicators of impact of non-native plant species invasion on the ecosystem.
Grant Scheme: VEGA 2/0013/16
Duration: 01/2016 - 12/2019
Principal Investigator: Marek Renčo
Project Title: The research of structure and dynamics of montane type natural foci of tick borne pathogens.
Grant Scheme: 2/0126/16
Duration: 01/2016 - 12/2019
Principal Investigator: Bronislava Víchová
Project Title: Newly emerging parasitic and vector - borne diseases in dogs, their epidemiology and diagnostic.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0018/16
Duration: 01/2016 –12/2019
Principal investigator: Martina Miterpáková
Project Title: Modulatory effects of probiotic bacteria on the host immunity to a parasitic zoonosis caused by Trichinella spiralis.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0081/15
Duration: 01/2015 –12/2018
Principal investigator: Emília Dvorožňáková
Project Title: Natural foci in urban environment - the case of the Košice agglomeration: structure and dynamics in space and in time.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0059/15
Duration: 01/2015 –12/2018
Principal investigator: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Risk assessment of occurrence of selected intracellular pathogens with zoonotic potential.
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0196/15
Duration: 01/2015 –12/2017
Principal investigator from IP SAS: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Molecular epidemiology and immunology of serious coccidian parasites – Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0068/15
Duration: 01/2015 –12/2017
Principal investigator: Katarína Reiterová
Project Title: Biodiversity of parasitic organisms from aquatic and soil ecosystems with considerable environmental load in the Middle Spiš
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0193/14
Duration: 01/2014 –12/ 2016
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová
Project Title: Pathogen induced manipulation of behavior of ticks (vector) and reptiles (host).
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0417/14
Duration: 01/2014 –12/2017
Principal investigator: Viktória Majláthová
Project Title: Importance of subsurface scree habitats for interactions between soil and subterranean environment on example of arthropod communities (Arthropoda).
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0199/14
Duration: 01/2014 –12/2017
Responsible from IP SAS: Dana Miklisová
Project Title: The host – parasite – pathogen relations using geographic information systems tools.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0060/14
Duration: 01/2014 –12/2017
Principal investigator: Dana Miklisová
Project Title: Epidemiology of serious parasitozoonoses circulating on the territory of the Slovak Republic and their diagnosis using immunological and molecular approaches.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0127/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2016
Principal investigator: Daniela Antolová
Project Title: Phylogeography and population genetics of newly emerging European and North American populations of Fascioloides magna (Trematoda), an important liver parasite of ruminants.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0133/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/ 2016
Principal investigator: Ivica Hromadová
Project Title: Chromosomes as markers in systematics of phylogenetically distant helminth groups (Acanthocephala, Platyhelminthes).
Grant scheme: 2/0168/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/ 2016
Principal investigator: Marta Špakulová
Project Title: Macrogeographic genetic differentiation and immunological aspects of economically important ascarids and cestodes.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0172/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2016
Principal investigator: Viliam Šnábel
Project Title: Research of the effective approaches of the decrease of epizootologically and epidemiologically important urban and rural ecosystems contamination with parasitic agents.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0140/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2016
Principal investigator: Ingrid Papajová
Project Title: Antiparasitic and immunomodulatory effects of selected natural substances on human and animal infections caused by the larval stages of helminths.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0150/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Gabriela Hrčková
Project Title: Detection of anthelmintic resistance in parasites: sheep versus goats.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0151/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Marián Várady
Project Title: Effect of vermicompost, its derivates and plant extracts on soil and plant parasitic nematodes.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0079/13
Duration: 01/2013 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Marek Renčo
Project Title: Analysis of the occurrence and transmission of selected intracellular pathogens in animals and humans and complex solution of their diagnostics.
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0390/12
Duration: 01/2012 –12/2014
Principal investigator from IP SAS: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Babesiosis in Slovakia.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0113/12
Duration: 01/2012 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Bronislava Víchová
Project Title: The risk of parasitozoonoses for animals and humans in urban and rural regions of Slovakia under the impact of global climatic, ecological and socio-economical changes.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0011/12
Duration: 01/2012 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Martina Miterpáková
Project Title: Hidden diversity of fish parasites and biological invasions.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0129/12
Duration: 01/2012 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Mikuláš Oros
Project Title: Comparison of two geographically distinct population of common European adder (Vipera berus) with emphasis on anatomy, morphometry of venom apparatus, ecology and the role as potential host of ectoparasites and pathogens.
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0579/12
Duration: 01/2012 –12/2014
Principal investigator: Igor Majláth
Project Title: Epidemiological, serological and genetic research of selected protozoan diseases in Slovakia.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0104/11
Duration: 01/2011 –12/2014
Principal investigator: Katarína Reiterová
Project Title: Immunomodulatory effects of parasite and heavy metals on host organism.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0093/11
Duration: 01/2011 –12/2014
Principal investigator: Emília Dvorožňáková
Project Title: Ultra-structural characteristics of reproduction and evolution of tapeworms (Cestoda).
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0047/11
Duration: 01/2011 –12/2014
Principal investigator: Magdaléna Bruňanská
Project Title: Long-term succession of soil arthropod communities (Arthropoda) at windthrow sites of the spruce forests in the High Tatra Mts.
Grant scheme: VEGA 1/0282/11
Duration: 01/2011 –12/2013
Responsible from IP SAS: Dana Miklisová
Project Title: Morphological, genetic and fylogenetic analysis of unicelular blood parasites and bacteria infecting free ranging and imported reptiles from different climatic regions of the world.
Grant Scheme: VEGA 2/0199/11
Duration: 01/2011 – 12/2013
Principal investigator: Viktória Majláthová
Project Title: Pointed regulation of spreading parasitoses in the environment of the marginalised groups of inhabitants.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0147/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Ingrid Papajová
Project Title: Small mammals and their epidemiological importance in the urban environment.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0137/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2013
Principal investigator: Ladislav Mošanský
Project Title: Modelling of host – parasite – pathogen relations and multiparasitic interactions on example of small mammals.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0042/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2013
Principal investigator: Dana Miklisová
Project Title: Molecular epidemiology, immunogenicity and transmission analysis of important helminthic zoonoses.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0213/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Viliam Šnábel
Project Title: New look at host-parasite interrelationships in polluted environment.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0080/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2013
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová
Project Title: Proteolytic and antioxidant enzymes of larval stages of selected helminths and hosts with regard to their functions in host-parasite relationship.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0188/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Gabriela Hrčková
Project Title: Macrocyclic lactone resistance of parasites of sheep.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0135/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Marián Várady
Project Title: The impact of natural and anthropic factors on soil free living and plant parasitic nematode communities.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0136/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Marek Renčo
Project Title: Research on genetic characteristics of caryophyllidean cestodes with emphasis on occurrence of ITS paralogues and triploidy.
Grant scheme: VEGA VEGA 2/0014/10
Duration: 01/2010 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Ivica Hromadová
Project Title: Classical and molecular karyology of platyhelminth parasites: detection of phylogenetically informative markers.
Grant scheme: VEGA 2/0148/09
Duration: 01/2009 –12/2012
Principal investigator: Marta Špakulová
Projects funded by the Slovak Research and Development Agency (APVV)
Project Title: Standardisation of new approaches in the diagnosis of important helminthic diseases of humans and their application into the practice in the light of actual epidemiological and social conditions of Slovakia.
Grant scheme: APVV-15-0114
Duration: 07/2016 –06/2020
Principal investigator: Daniela Antolová
Project Title: Emerging fish-borne zoonozes in Europe: molecular diagnostics, origin and distribution of Diphyllobothrium.
Grant scheme: APVV-15-0004
Duration: 07/2016 –06/2020
Principal investigator: Ivica Hromadová
Project Title: Vegetation, soil microorganisms and carbon sequestration in forest soils.
Grant scheme: APVV-15-0176
Duration: 07/2016 –06/2020
Project coordinator: Technical University in Zvolen
Responsible person from IP SAS: Marek Renčo
Project Title: Genetic diversity of selected medically important emerging and re-emeeging pathogens with zoonotic potential
Grant scheme: APVV-15-0134
Duration: 07/2016 –06/2019
Project coordinator: Faculty of Medicine, Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Košice
Responsible person from IP SAS: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Usage of next-generation sequencing for virome analysis of medically and economically relevant organisms
Grant scheme: APVV-15-0232
Duration: 07/2016 –06/2019
Project coordinator: Institute of Virology, Slovak Academy of Sciences
Responsible person from IP SAS: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Small mammals as a potential source of zoonotic bacteria and resistence to antibiotic
Grant scheme: APVV-14-0274
Duration: 07/2015 –06/2019
Principal investigator: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Parasite resistance to anthelmintics - Challenges, perspectives and solutions.
Grant scheme: APVV-14-0169
Duration: 07/2015 –06/2019
Principal investigator: Marián Várady
Project Title: Species boundary delimitation in fish parasites: morphology versus genes and chromosomes.
Grant scheme: APVV-0653-11
Duration: 07/2012 –12/2015
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová
Project Title: Rezistance of parasites of small ruminants to antihelmintics - science can win?
Grant scheme: APVV-0539-10
Duration: 05/2011 –10/2014
Principal investigator: Marián Várady
Project Title: Structure of foci and emerging diseases with emphasis on role of rodents in urban type of landscape.
Grant scheme: APVV – 0267-10
Duration: 05/2011 –10/2014
Principal investigator: Michal Stanko
Project Title: Using soil and plant nematodes as biological indicators for soil health.
Grant scheme: LPP-0085-09
Duration: 09/2009 –12/2013
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová
Project Title: A route of youth towards science - live.
Grant scheme: LPP-0400-09
Duration: 09/2009 –08/2012
Principal investigator: Branislav Peťko
Project Title: Detection of ivermectin resistance in sheep parasites.
Grant scheme: LPP-0186-07
Duration: 07/2008 –06/2012
Principal investigator: Marián Várady
Project Title: Karyosystematics of flukes of the family Fasciolidae, important human and ruminant parasites.
Grant scheme: LPP-0126-07
Duration: 07/2008 –06/2012
Principal investigator: Marta Špakulová
Project Title: Fish parasites in a role of indicators of an environmental pollution.
Grant scheme: LPP-0151-07
Duration: 07/2008 –06/2012
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová
Project Title: Systematics of tapeworms of the order Caryophyllidea, parasites of freshwater fish.
Grant scheme: LPP-0171-09
Duration: 09/2009 –08/2012
Principal investigator: Vladimíra Hanzelová