Mgr. Jaroslava Lieskovská, Ph.D.

Job Position: Associated scientist - Laboratory of Molecular Ecology of Vectors and Pathogens

Contact details

Phone: +420 387776291
Room: PrF C

Curriculum vitae



  • 1994 M.S. in Biochemistry, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • 1998 Ph.D. in Virology, Institute of Virology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia


  • 1999-2002 Department of Developmental and Structural Biology, The Public Health Research Institute, New York, USA
  • 2003-2006 Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
  • September 2009-present Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Czech Academy of Sciences


  • 44th Annual Meeting of American Society for Cell Biology, December 4-8, 2005, Washington, DC, USA.
  • 87th Annual Meeting of Endocrine Society, June 24-27, 2005, San Diego, CA, USA.
  • 2nd Regensburg Immunology Meeting, March 15-16, 2002, Germany.
  • Biochemical days in Stara Lesna, October 15-18, 1998, Slovakia.


  1. Lieskovska J., Ling Y., Badley-Clarke J., Clemmons DR. (2006): The role of Src kinase in insulin-like growth-dependent mitogenic signaling in vascular smooth muscle cells. J. Biol. Chem 281 (35), 25041-53.
  2. Ling Y., Maile LA., Lieskovska J., Badley-Clarke J., Clemmons DR. (2005): Role of SHPS-1 in the regulation of insulin-like growth factor I-stimulated Shc and mitogen-activated protein kinase activation in vascular smooth muscle cells. Mol. Biol. Cell. 16 (7), 3353-64.
  3. Dong Y., Lieskovska J., Kedrin D., Porcelli S., Mandelboim O., Bushkin Y. (2003): Soluble nonclassical HLA generated by the metalloproteinase pathway. Hum. Immunol. 64 (8), 802-10.
  4. Lieskovska J., Guo D., Derman E. (2003): Growth impairment in IL-6-overexpressing transgenic mice is associated with induction of SOCS3 mRNA. Growth Horm &IGF Res., 13 (1), 26-35.
  5. Lieskovska J., Guo D., Derman E. (2002): IL-6-overexpression brings about growth impairment potentially through a GH receptor defect. Growth Horm. & IGF Res.,12(6), 388-98.
  6. Lieskovska J., Opavsky R., Zacikova M., Glasova M., Pastorek J., Pastorekova S. (1999): Study of in vitro conditions modulating MN/CA IX expression in human cell lines derived from cervical carcinoma. Neoplasma 46, 17-24.
  7. Lieskovska J., Kaluzova M., Opavsky R., Kaluz S., Pastorek J., Pastorekova S. (1998): Up-regulation of p53 by antisense expression of HPV 18 E6 oncogene does not influence the level of MN/CA IX tumor-associated protein in HeLa cervical carcinoma cells. Int. J. Oncology 13, 1081-6.
  8. Lieskovska J., Gibadulinova A., Kaluzova M., Pastorek J., Pastorekova S. (1998): Effect of suppression of HPV 18 E7 oncoprotein on expression of human tumor-associated protein MN/CA IX in HeLa cells. Chemical papers 52, 289 (Abstract).

Total found: 11 records
Frutos E. , Karlík M. , Jiménez J., Langhansová H., Lieskovská J., Polcar T. (2018) Development of new beta/alpha ''-Ti-Nb-Zr biocompatible coating with low Young's modulus and high toughness for medical applications Materials and Design 142 : 44–55.
DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2018.01.014Get
Kratochvíl J., Kahoun D., Štěrba J., Langhansová H., Lieskovská J., Fojtíková P., Hanuš J., Kousal J., Kylián O., Straňák V. (2018) Plasma polymerized C:H:N:O thin films for controlled release of antibiotic substances Plasma Processes and Polymers 15 : 1700160.
DOI: 10.1002/ppap.201700160
Kratochvíl J., Štěrba J., Lieskovská J., Langhansová H., Kuzminova A., Khalakhan I., Kylián O., Straňák V. (2018) Antibacterial effect of Cu/C:F nanocomposites deposited on PEEK substrates Materials Letters 230 : 96–99.
DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2018.07.082
Lieskovská J., Páleníková J., Langhansová H., Chmelař J., Kopecký J. (2018) Saliva of Ixodes ricinus enhances TBE virus replication in dendritic cells by modulation of pro-survival Akt pathway Virology 514 : 98–105.
DOI: 10.1016/j.virol.2017.11.008
Xin M., Štěrba J., Shaliutina-Kolešová A., Dzyuba B., Lieskovská J., Boryshpolets S., Siddique M.A.M., Kholodnyy V., Lebeda I., Linhart O. (2018) Protective role of antifreeze proteins on sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus) sperm during cryopreservation Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 44 : 1527-1533.
DOI: 10.1007/s10695-018-0538-5
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
Lieskovská J., Páleníková J., Langhansová H., Chagas A., Calvo E., Kotsyfakis M., Kopecký J. (2015) Tick sialostatins L and L2 differentially influence dendritic cell responses to Borrelia spirochetes Parasites & Vectors 8 : 275.
DOI: 10.1186/s13071-015-0887-1
Lieskovská J., Páleníková J., Širmarová J., Elsterová J., Kotsyfakis M., Campos-Chagas A., Calvo E., Růžek D., Kopecký J. (2015) Tick salivary cystatin sialostatin L2 suppresses IFN responses in mouse dendritic cells Parasite immunology 37 : 70-78.
DOI: 10.1111/pim.12162
Páleníková J., Lieskovská J., Langhansová H., Kotsyfakis M., Chmelař J., Kopecký J. (2015) Ixodes ricinus Salivary Serpin IRS-2 Affects Th17 Differentiation via Inhibition of the Interleukin-6/STAT-3 Signaling Pathway Infection and Immunity 83 : 1949-1956.
DOI: 10.1128/IAI.03065-14
Lieskovská J., Kopecký J. (2012) Tick saliva suppresses IFN signaling in dendritic cells upon Borrelia afzelii infection. Parasite Immunology 34 : 32-39.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3024.2011.01345.x
Lieskovská J., Kopecký J. (2012) Effect of tick saliva on signalling pathways activated by TLR-2 ligand and Borrelia afzelii in dendritic cells. Parasite Immunol. 34 : 421–429.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3024.2012.01375.x


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