Dr Radka Slovak

Research interests

The development of de-novo polarity in plant cells

Group Leader: Professor Liam Dolan



Exposito-Alonso M, Becker C, Schuenemann VJ, Reiter E, Setzer C, Slovak R*, Brachi B, Hagmann J, Grimm DG, Chen J, Busch W, Bergelson J, Ness RW, Krause J, Burbano HA, Weigel D. (2018) The rate and potential relevance of new mutations in a colonizing plant lineage. PLOS Genetics 14(2):e1007155

Satbhai SB, Setzer C, Freynschlag F, Slovak R*, Kerdaffrec E, Busch W. (2017) Natural allelic variation of FRO2 modulates Arabidopsis root growth under iron deficiency. Nature Communications 8:15603 doi: 10.1038/ncomms15603

Slovak R*, Ogura T, Satbhai SB, Ristova D, Busch W. (2016) Genetic control of root growth: from genes to networks. Annals of Botany 117(1):9­24  [peer-reviewed review article]

Slovak R*, Göschl C, Seren Ü, Busch W. (2015) Genome­Wide Association Mapping in Plants Exemplified for Root Growth in Arabidopsis thaliana” In: Alonso J. M., Stepanova A. N., eds. Plant Functional Genomics Methods and Protocols Humana Press 343­357 [book chapter]

Slovak R*, Göschl Ch, Su X, Shimotani K, Shiina T, Busch W. (2014) Scalable Open­Source Pipeline for Large­Scale Root Phenotyping of Arabidopsis. The Plant Cell 26(6):2390­2403

Uhlirova R*, Horakova A, Galiova G, Legartova S, Matula P, Fojtova M, Varecha M, Amrichova J, Vondracek J, Kozubek S, Bartova E. (2010) SUV39h­and A­ type lamin­dependent telomere nuclear rearrangement. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 109(5): 915–926

Bartova E, Horakova A, Uhlirova R*, Raska I, Galiova G, Orlova D, Kozubek S. (2010) Structure and epigenetics of nucleoli in comparison with non­nucleolar compartments. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 58: 391­403

Horakova A, Bartova E, Galiova G, Uhlirova R*, Matula P, Kozubek S. (2010) SUV39h­independent association of HP1 beta with fibrillarin­positive nucleolar regions. Chromosoma 119: 227­241

Krejci J, Uhlirova R*, Galiova G, Kozubek S, Smigova J, Bartova, E. (2009) Genome­wide reduction in H3K9 acetylation during human embryonic stem cell differentiation. Journal of Cellular Physiology 219(3): 677–687.

Krejci J, Harnicarova A, Kurova J, Uhlirova R*, Kozubek S, Legartova S, Hajek R, Bartova E. (2008) Nuclear organization of PML bodies in leukaemic and multiple myeloma cells. Leukemia Research 32(12): 1866–1877.

*Maiden name: Uhlirova