Mária Lazarovská


  • Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Hlinkova 3, 04001 Košice, Slovakia



  • +421-55-633 14 11 – 13

Technical Skills

  • Mouse handling - collecting blood; drug administration- per os, subcutaneously, intramuscularly, intraperitoneally; dissection
  • Ascaris suum, Echinococus multilocularis -parasite isolation (eggs, protoscoleces) and preparation of infectious cultures
  • Techniques to obtain immune cells – isolation of peripheral lymphocytes by density gradient, isolation of macrophages by peritoneal lavage, splenocytes by spleen homogenization, isolation of small intestinal intraepithelial and lamina propria lymphocytes
  • Methods – Lymphocyte proliferation by MTT test, protein detection, in vitro production of superoxide anion by macrophages, phenotyping of immune cells by monoclonal antibodies for flow cytometry, indirect ELISA, capture ELISA