prof. RNDr. Václav Hypša, CSc.

Job Position: Research Scientist - Laboratory of Molecular Ecology and Evolution

Contact details

Phone: +420 387776276
E-mail: vacatko@paru.cas.cz
Room: PrF C 02049

Description


 

Curriculum vitae

 Qualification:

  • 1988: M.Sc. in Parasitology, Charles University, Prague.
  • 1989: RNDr. in Parasitology, Charles University, Prague.
  • 1993: Ph.D. in Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, České Budějovice.

Professional experience:

  • 1993 – present: Research Scientist, University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Biological Sciences.
  • 1993 – present: Research Scientist, Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
  • 1998 – present: Head of the Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia.
  • 2001: Assoc. Professor of Parasitology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Česke Budějovice. Teaches the following courses: Biology of Parasitism, Biology of Parasitic Arthropods, Molecular phylogenetics.
  • 2006: Professor of Parasitology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice.

Research activities:
Molecular phylogeny and evolution of insect-associated bacteria, co-evolutionary studies in host-parasite systems, molecular phylogenetics in the evolutionary studies of parasitic groups.

Teaching Biology of Parasitic Arthropods
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Biology of Parasitism
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Molecular Phylogenetics (for Biological Chemisttry)
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Molecular Ecology
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Molecular Phylogenetics
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Field course in biology of marine organisms
Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

Publications
Total found: 46 records
Nováková E., Hypša V., Nguyen P., Husník F., Darby A. (2016) Genome sequence of Candidatus Arsenophonus lipopteni, the exclusive symbiont of a blood sucking fly Lipoptena cervi (Diptera: Hippoboscidae). Standards in Genomic Sciences 11 : article number 72.
DOI: 10.1186/s40793-016-0195-1
Martinů J., Roubová V., Nováková M., Smith V., Hypša V., Štefka J. (2015) Characterisation of microsatellite loci in two species of lice, Polyplax serrata (Phthiraptera: Anoplura: Polyplacidae) and Myrsidea nesomimi (Phthiraptera: Amblycera: Menoponidae) Folia Parasitologica 62 : 016.
DOI: 10.14411/fp.2015.016

Documents to download:
FP_62_016 (pdf)
Nováková E., Husník F., Šochová E., Hypša V. (2015) Arsenophonus and Sodalis symbionts in louse flies: an analogy to the Wigglesworthia and Sodalis system in tsetse flies Applied and environmental microbiology 81 : 6189-6199.
DOI: 10.1128/AEM.01487-15
Kvičerová J., Hypša V., Dvořáková N., Mikulíček P., Jandzík D., Gardner M., Javanbakht H., Tiar G., Široký P. (2014) Hemolivia and Hepatozoon: Haemogregarines with Tangled Evolutionary Relationships Protist 165 : 688-700.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2014.06.001
Bouzid W., Štefka J., Bahri-Sfar L., Beerli P., Loot G., Lek S., Haddaoui N., Hypša V., Scholz T., Dkhil-Abbes T., Meddour R., Ben Hassine O. (2013) Pathways of cryptic invasion in a fish parasite traced using coalescent analysis and epidemiological survey Biological Invasions 15 : 1907-1923.
DOI: 10.1007/s10530-013-0418-y
Jirků M., Kvičerová J., Modrý D., Hypša V. (2013) Evolutionary plasticity in coccidia – Striking morphological similarity of unrelated coccidia (Apicomplexa) from related hosts: Eimeria spp. from African and Asian pangolins (Mammalia: Pholidota) Protist 164 : 470-481.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2013.04.001
Kvičerová J., Hypša V. (2013) Host-Parasite Incongruences in Rodent Eimeria Suggest Significant Role of Adaptation Rather than Cophylogeny in Maintenance of Host Specificity PLoS ONE 8 : e63601.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0063601
Nováková E., Hypša V., Klein J., Foottit R., Von Dohlen C., Moran N. (2013) Reconstructing the phylogeny of aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) using DNA of the obligate symbiont Buchnera aphidicola Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 68 : 42-54.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2013.03.016
Chrudimský T., Husník F., Nováková E., Hypša V. (2012) Candidatus Sodalis melophagi sp. nov.: phylogenetically independent comparative model to the tsetse fly symbiont Sodalis glossinidius. PLoS One 7 : e40354.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0040354
Husník F., Chrudimský T., Hypša V. (2011) Multiple origins of endosymbiosis within the Enterobacteriaceae (γ-Proteobacteria): convergence of complex phylogenetic approaches. BMC Biology 9 : e87.
DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-9-87
Kvičerová J., Mikeš V., Hypša V. (2011) Third lineage of rodent eimerians: Morphology, phylogeny and re-description of Eimeria myoxi (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from Eliomys quercinus (Rodentia: Gliridae). Parasitology 138 : 1217-1223.
DOI: 10.1017/S0031182011001107
Kilian P., Růžek D., Danielová V., Hypša V., Grubhoffer L. (2010) Nucleotide variability of Ťahyňa virus (Bunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus) small (S) and medium (M) genomic segments in field strains differing in biological properties. Virus Research 149 : 119–123.
DOI: 10.1016/j.virusres.2010.01.005
Skuce P., Stenhouse L., Jackson F., Hypša V., Gilleard J. (2010) Benzimidazole resistance allele haplotype diversity in United Kingdom isolates of Teladorsagia circumcincta supports a hypothesis of multiple origins of resistance by recurrent mutation. International Journal for Parasitology 40 : 1247–1255.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.03.016
Bartošová P., Fiala I., Hypša V. (2009) Concatenated SSU and LSU rDNA data confirm the main evolutionary trends within myxosporeans (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) and provide effective tool for their molecular phylogenetics. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53 : 81-93.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.05.018
Nováková E., Hypša V., Moran N. (2009) Arsenophonus, an emerging clade of intracellular symbionts with a broad host distribution. BMC Microbiology 9 : 1-14.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2180-9-143
Štefka J., Hypša V., Scholz T. (2009) Interplay of host specificity and biogeography in the population structure of a cosmopolitan endoparasite: microsatellite study of Ligula intestinalis (Cestoda). Molecular Ecology 18 : 1187-1206.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2008.04074.x
Bouzid W., Štefka J., Hypša V., Lek S., Scholz T., Legal L., Ben Hassine O., Loot G. (2008) Geography and host specificity: Two forces behind the genetic structure of the freshwater fish parasite Ligula intestinalis (Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidae). International Journal for Parasitology 38 : 1465-1479.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2008.03.008
Kvičerová J., Pakandl M., Hypša V. (2008) Phylogenetic relationships among Eimeria spp. (Apicomplexa, Eimeriidae) infecting rabbits: evolutionary significance of biological and morphological features. Parasitology 135 : 443-452.
DOI: 10.1017/S0031182007004106
Šorfová P., Škeříková A., Hypša V. (2008) An effect of 16S rRNA intercistronic variability on coevolutionary analysis in symbiotic bacteria: molecular phylogeny of Arsenophonus triatominarum. Systematic and Applied Microbiology 31 : 88-100.
DOI: 10.1016/j.syapm.2008.02.004
Štefka J., Hypša V. (2008) Host specificity and genealogy of the louse Polyplax serrata on field mice, Apodemus species: A case of parasite duplication or colonisation? International Journal for Parasitology 38 : 731-741.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2007.09.011

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