Mgr. Jan Kotál

Job Position: PhD student - Laboratory of Genomics and Proteomics of Disease Vectors

Contact details

Phone: +420 387775492
Room: 215

Curriculum vitae


Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia

  • Bachelor's thesis: Towards the functional characterization of a "cysteine rich" protein family member from Ixodes ricinus. Defended: June 2011
  • Master thesis (since March 2012): Tick regulators of vertebrate proteolysis (Supervisor: Michalis Kotsyfakis; consultant: Alexandra Schwarz)

Total found: 6 records
Perner J., Kotál J., Hatalová T., Urbanová V., Bartošová-Sojková P., Brophy P.M., Kopáček P. (2018) Inducible glutathione S-transferase (IrGST1) from the tick Ixodes ricinus is a haem-binding protein Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2018.02.002
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Langhansová H., Kotsyfakis M. (2017) Protease inhibitors in tick saliva: the role of serpins and cystatins in tick-host-pathogen interaction Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology 7 : 216.
DOI: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00216
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Karim S., Kopáček P., Francischetti I., Pedra J., Kotsyfakis M. (2016) Sialomes and Mialomes: A Systems-Biology View of Tick Tissues and Tick-Host Interactions Trends in Parasitology 32 : 242-254.
DOI: 10.1016/
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Kopecký J., Pedra J., Kotsyfakis M. (2016) All for one and one for all on the tick–host battlefield Trends in Parasitology 32 : 368-377.
DOI: 10.1016/
Klein M., Brühl T., Staudt V., Reuter S., Grebe N., Gerlitzki B., Hoffmann M., Bohn T., Ulges A., Stergiou N., De Graaf J., Löwer M., Taube C., Becker M., Hain T., Dietzen S., Stassen M., Huber M., Lohoff M., Campos Chagas A., Andersen J., Kotál J., Langhansová H., Kopecký J., Schild H., Kotsyfakis M., Schmitt E., Bopp T. (2015) Tick Salivary Sialostatin L Represses the Initiation of Immune Responses by Targeting IRF4-Dependent Transcription in Murine Mast Cells The Journal of Immunology 195 : 621-631.
DOI: 10.4049/jimmunol.1401823
Kotál J., Langhansová H., Lieskovská J., Andersen J., Francischetti I., Chavakis T., Kopecký J., Pedra J., Kotsyfakis M., Chmelař J. (2015) Modulation of host immunity by tick saliva Journal of Proteomics 128 : 58-68.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jprot.2015.07.005


Biology Centre CAS
Institute of Parasitology
Branišovská 1160/31
370 05 České Budějovice

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