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Ema PAULOVIČOVÁ, PhD
Research Scientist

Tel.: +421-2-59410217
Fax.: +421-2-59410222


  • immune system and human microbial pathogens
  • cellular and humoral immune response to microbial polysaccharides
  • immunobiological aspects of immunization and vaccination
  • immunomodulating properties of microbial polysaccharides

  • May 1981
  • MSc in Fermentation Chemistry and Bioengineering, Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • October 1986
  • PhD in Biochemistry, Slovak University of Technology,Bratislava, Slovakia.Thesis "Structural and Immunochemical Studies of Polysaccharides and Glykoproteins isolated from Pathogenic Candida and Torulopsis spp." performed at the Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • April 1988
  • Post-gradual study - first degreee : Clinical Biochemistry , Slovak Medical University, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • December 1993
  • Post-gradual study -specialization : Clinical Immunology, Slovak Medical University , Bratislava, Slovakia.

  • 1981-1988
  • National Institute of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Dept.Clinical Biochemistry, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • 1988-2004
  • National Institute of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Dept.Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • 2004 -
  • Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava,Slovakia, Laboratory of Bioconjugates.

  • VEGA 2/1048/21
  • Biologically active polysaccharides of yeasts and filamentous fungi: preparation and derivatization of their derivatives with potential practical application. Grant of Scientific Grant Agency, Slovak Academy of Sciences.
  • VEGA 2/4144/24
  • Preparation and immunological properties of saccharide-protein conjugates based on surface antigens of selected potential pathogens. Grant of Scientific Grant Agency, Slovak Academy of Sciences.

    VEGA 1/0396/10: The role of CR3-RP in adherence of Candida albicans yeast and its immunomodulatory properties (2010-2011)


    CNR/SAV In vitro and in vivo models of arthritic processes for studying the mechanisms of inflammation and oxidative stress link-up. New perspectives for arthritis therapy (2010-2012)

    PAULOVIČOVÁ, E.-KORCOVÁ,J.- FARKAŠ,P.-BYSTRICKÝ,S.
    Immunological efficacy of glycoconjugates derived from Vibrio cholerae O1 serotype Ogawa detoxified LPS in mice.
    In Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2010, vol. 59, p. 1440-1448.
    BAUEROVÁ, K. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, E. - MIHALOVÁ, D. - DRÁFI, F. - ŠTROSOVÁ, M. - MASCIA, C. - BIASI, F. - ROVENSKÝ, J. - KUCHARSKÁ, J. - GVOZDJÁKOVÁ, A. - PONIŠT, S.
    Combined methotrexate and coenzyme Q10 therapy in adjuvant-induced arthritis evaluated using parameters of inflammation and oxidative stress.
    In Acta Biochimica Polonica, 2010, vol. 57, no. 3, p. 347-354.
    BUJDÁKOVÁ, H. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, E - PAULOVIČOVÁ, L - ŠIMOVÁ, Z.
    Participation of the Candida albicans surface antigen in adhesion, the first phase of biofilm development.
    In FEMS Immunology and medical microbiology, 2010, vol. 59, p. 485-492.
    KARELIN, A.A. - TSVETKOV, Y.E. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, L. - BYSTRICKÝ, S. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, E.- NIFANTIEV, N.E.
    Synthesis of 3,6-branched oligomannoside fragments of the mannan from Candida albicans cell wall corresponding to the antigenic factor 4.
    In Carbohydrate Research, 2010, vol. 345, p. 1283-1290.
    KRONEK, J. - LUSTOŇ, J. - KRONEKOVÁ, Z. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, E. - FARKAŠ, P. - PETRENČÍKOVÁ, N. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, L. - JANIGOVÁ, I..
    Synthesis and bioimmunological efficiency of poly(2-oxazolines) containing a free amino group.
    In Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 2010, vol. 21, p. 879 - 886.
    PAULOVIČOVÁ, E. - KOVÁČOVÁ, E. - BYSTRICKÝ, S.
    Vibrio cholerae O 1 Ogawa detoxified lipopolysaccharide structure as inducers of cytokines and oxidative species in macrophages.
    In Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2010, vol. 59, p. 158-164.
    PAULOVIČOVÁ, L. - BYSTRICKÝ, S. - PAULOVIČOVÁ, E. - KARELIN, A. A. - TSVETKOV, Y. E. - NIFANTIEV, N. E.
    Model alfa-mannoside conjugates: immunogenicity and induction of candidacidal activity.
    In FEMS Immunology and medical microbiology, 2010, vol. 58, p. 307-313.
    PENZ, P.- BUCOVÁ, M.- LIETAVA, J.- BLAŽÍČEK, P.- PAULOVIČOVÁ, E.-MRÁZEK, F.- BERNADIČ, M.- BUCKINGHAM, T.A.- PETREK, M.
    MCP-1-2518 A/G gene polymorphism is associated with blood pressure in ischemic heart disease asymptotic subjects.
    In Bratislava Medical Journal, 2010, vol 111, no.8, p.420-425
    KUKA, P.- BUCOVÁ, M.- PENZ, P.- PAULOVIČOVÁ, E.- BLAŽÍČEK, P.-ATALAY, M.- LIETAVA, J.
    HSP60, oxidative stress parameters and cardiometabolic risk markers in hypertensive and normotensive Slovak females.
    In Bratislava Medical Journal, 2010, vol 111, no 10, p.527-534.
    JANTOVÁ, S.- KOŇARIKOVÁ, K.- LETAŠIOVÁ, S.- PAULOVIČOVÁ,E.- MILATA, V.- BREZOVÁ, V.
    Photochemical and phototoxic properties of ethyl 1,4-dihydro-8-nitro-4-oxoquinoline-3-carboxylate, a new quinoline derivative.
    In Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 2011, 102, p. 77-91
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