Assoc. Prof. RNDr. Lenka Luhová, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. RNDr. Lenka Luhová, Ph.D.

Head of the Department
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Tel.: 585634925

Education

  • Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University in Brno (1984) - RNDr.
  • Medicinal chemistry and biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Palacký University in Olomouc (1997) - Ph.D.
  • Plant Physiology, MZLU Brno (2003) - Associate Professor

 

Emplyoment

  • 1984-1985: Institute of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Jan Evangelista Purkyne University in Brno - assistant
  • 1985-1986: Institute of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Palacký University in Olomouc - researcher
  • 1991-1992: Crop Research Institute, Olomouc - researcher
  • 1992-1996: Department of Analytical and Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc - researcher
  • 1996-2003: Department of Biochemistry, Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc - teaching assistant
  • 2004-2012: : Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc -  associate professor
  • 2012- : Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc - head of the department

 

Research Interests

  • Role of reactive oxygen and nitrogem species (ROS, RNS) in plant defence response tp pathogens
  • Role of ROS and RNS in plant responses to abiotic stress factors (salinity, heat shock, heavy metals)
  • Role of ROS and RNS during plant protoplast regeneration
  • Role of S-nitrosylation and S-nitrosoglutathione reductase in plant signaling pathways
  • Role of ROS and RNS in plant responses to microbial elicitors
  • Protein nitration and nitrosylation by RNS

 

Teaching

  • Lectures: KBC/ENZ, KBC/ROBC,
  • Seminaries: KBC/OSE1, KBC/BSE1, KBC/BSE2
  • Laboratory Courses: KBC/BCHC, KBC/EMORR, KBC/EMB
  • Others: KBC/BAK, KBC/BAKP, KBC/DPR1, KBC/DPR2, KBC/DPR3, KBC/DPR4