Project details


Ichtyoparazitology - the center of basic research

Project Identification:LC522
Project Period:1/2005 - 12/2011
Investor:link to a new windowMinistry of Education, Youth and Sports of the CR
MU Faculty/Unit:
Faculty of Science
MU Investigator:Assoc. Prof. RNDr. Milan Gelnar, CSc.
Project Team Member:Ing. Pavel Jurajda, Ph.D.
Prof. RNDr. Tomáš Scholz, CSc.
Field:GJ - Animal diseases, veterinary medicine (G - Agriculture)
EH - Ecology (E - Bio-science)
EG - Zoology (E - Bio-science)
Keywords:Fish parasites, protozoans, monogeneans, helminths, Cestoda, Digenea, Nematoda, morphology, systematics, taxonomy, diversity, ecology, bioindicators, pollution, population, community, evolution, molecular phylogeny, MHC genes

Main purpose of this project is to found the Ichtyoparasitology Research Centre as a base for close collaboration of three subjects to study complex relationships among various groups of fish parasites in relation to their enviroment. This action will be also strong support for futher development of successfull cooperation with foreign partners as well previously established.