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  • Biogenic amines modified carbon quantum dots as antibacterial agent 

    Gagić, Milica; Kočiová, Silvia; Richtera, Lukáš; Šmerková, Kristýna; Milosavljević, Vedran (Mendel University in Brno, 2019-12-31)
    An alternative to conventional way is needed to treat multiple drug resistant bacteria. In this work, four different amine modified carbon quantum dots (CQDs) were obtained by microwave irradiation treatment. The four ...
  • The Effect of Temperature Treatment TiO2 Nanoparticles on Antibacterial Properties 

    Bytešníková, Zuzana; Valečková, Vendula; Švec, Pavel; Richtera, Lukáš; Šmerková, Kristýna; Vítek, Petr; Adam, Vojtěch (TANGER, 2019-02-01)
    The synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles (NPs) under various temperature treatments was described and TiO2 NPs was subsequently tested as an antibacterial agent. Scanning electron microscopy (SEM), Raman spectroscopy, Dynamic ...
  • In Vivo Antibacterial Study of Zinc Phosphate-based Nanoparticles 

    Kočiová, Silvia; Valečková, Vendula; Bytešníková, Zuzana; Horký, Pavel; Kopel, Pavel; Adam, Vojtěch; Šmerková, Kristýna (Tanger, 2019-02-01)
    In animal nutrition, the nanotechnology is mostly used for the preparation of nanominerals, especially trace minerals, due to their low bioavailability. These nanominerals also showed advantageous effects at lower doses ...
  • Modification of Zinc Selenium nanoparticles with fish oil and their effect on bacteria 

    Popelková, Vendula; Vymazalová, Pavla; Bytešníková, Zuzana; Kočiová, Silvia; Švec, Pavel; Neřádová, Veronika; Piechowiczová, Markéta; Šmerková, Kristýna; Komprda, Tomáš (Mendel University in Brno, 2019-12-31)
    The aim of this study was develop suitable nanomaterial modified by fish oil using microwave-assisted synthesis. Dietary omega-6 and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids can influence an inflammatory process, as well as ...
  • Nanocomposite furcellaran films - The influence of nanofillers on functional properties of furcellaran films and effect on linseed oil preservation 

    Jamroz, Ewelina; Kopel, Pavel; Tkaczewska, Joanna; Dordevič, Dani; Jančíková, Simona; Kulawik, Piotr; Milosavljević, Vedran; Doleželíková, Kristýna; Šmerková, Kristýna; Švec, Pavel; Adam, Vojtěch (MDPI, 2019-12-09)
    Nanocomposite films that were based on furcellaran (FUR) and nanofillers (carbon quantum dots (CQDs), maghemite nanoparticles (MAN), and graphene oxide (GO)) were obtained by the casting method. The microstructure, as well ...
  • Platinum nanoparticles induce damage to DNA and inhibit DNA replication 

    Nejdl, Lukáš; Kudr, Jiří; Moulick, Amitava; Hegerová, Dagmar; Ruttkay-Nedecký, Branislav; Gumulec, Jaromír; Číhalová, Kristýna; Šmerková, Kristýna; Dostálová, Simona; Křížková, Soňa; Novotná, Marie; Kopel, Pavel; Adam, Vojtěch (PLOS, 2017-07-12)
    Sparsely tested group of platinum nanoparticles (PtNPs) may have a comparable effect as complex platinum compounds. The aim of this study was to observe the effect of PtNPs in in vitro amplification of DNA fragment of phage ...
  • Spiropyran-zinc interaction characterized by fluorescence spectrometry and capillary electrophoresis with laser-induced fluorescence detection 

    Němcová, Natálie; Šmerková, Kristýna; Remeš, Marek; Vaculovičová, Markéta; Adam, Vojtěch (Mendel University in Brno, 2017-12-31)
    Zinc is an important biogenic element which is able to connect with indicators such as a spiropyran. The spiropyran is known for its fluorescent character and selectivity towards zinc ions (and some other metal ions, e.g. ...
  • Stool sampling and DNA isolation kits affect DNA quality and bacterial composition following 16S rRNA gene sequencing using MiSeq Illumina platform 

    Vídeňská, Petra; Šmerková, Kristýna; Zwinsová, Barbora; Popovici, Vlad; Micenková, Lenka; Sedlář, Karel; Budinská, Eva (Springer Nature, 2019-09-25)
    Many studies correlate changes in human gut microbiome with the onset of various diseases, mostly by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. Setting up the optimal sampling and DNA isolation procedures is crucial for robustness and ...
  • Study of Linkage between Glutathione Pathway and the Antibiotic Resistance of Escherichia coli from Patients Swab 

    Komínková, Markéta; Michálek, Petr; Číhalová, Kristýna; Guráň, Roman; Cernei, Natalia Vladimirovna; Nejdl, Lukáš; Šmerková, Kristýna; Dostálová, Simona; Hegerová, Dagmar; Heger, Zbyněk; Veselý, Radek; Gumulec, Jaromír; Kynický, Jindřich; Xhaxhiu, Kledi; Zítka, Ondřej; Adam, Vojtěch; Kizek, René (MDPI, 2015-03-31)
    In this work, we focused on the differences between bacterial cultures of E. coli obtained from swabs of infectious wounds of patients compared to laboratory E. coli. In addition, blocking of the protein responsible for ...
  • Study of Linkage between Glutathione Pathway and the Antibiotic Resistance of Escherichia coli from Patients’ Swabs 

    Komínková, Markéta; Kizek, René; Michálek, Petr; Číhalová, Kristýna; Guráň, Roman; Cernei, Natalia Vladimirovna; Nejdl, Lukáš; Šmerková, Kristýna; Dostálová, Simona; chudobova, Dagmar; Heger, Zbyněk; Veselý, Radek; Gumulec, Jaromír; Kynický, Jindřich; Xhaxhiu, Kledi; Zítka, Ondřej; Adam, Vojtěch (MDPI, 2015-05-31)
    In this work, we focused on the differences between bacterial cultures of E. coli obtained from swabs of infectious wounds of patients compared to laboratory E. coli. In addition, blocking of the protein responsible for ...
  • Synthesis of zinc selenium-based nanoparticles modified by algal oil and their effect on bacterial growth 

    Vymazalová, Pavla; Popelková, Vendula; Bytešníková, Zuzana; Kočiová, Silvia; Švec, Pavel; Neřádová, Veronika; Bátik, Andrej; Šmerková, Kristýna; Komprda, Tomáš (Mendel University in Brno, 2019-12-31)
    The aim of this study was to develop suitable zinc selenium-based nanoparticles modified by algal oil containing mainly polyunsaturated fatty acids. Dietary omega-6 and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids can affect ...
  • Zinc phosphate nanoparticles as an antimicrobial agent and their impact on rats microbiota 

    Kočiová, Silvia; Bytešníková, Zuzana; Horký, Pavel; Kopel, Pavel; Adam, Vojtěch; Šmerková, Kristýna (Mendel University in Brno, 2019-01-02)
    Nano minerals, especially trace minerals, are widely used in different fields, but mostly in animal systems. They can improve overall immunity and also a digestive efficacy in livestock. In this case, nanometals as nano ...
  • Zinc Phosphate Nanoparticles Preparation and Their Antimicrobial Activity 

    Kopel, Pavel; Cernei, Natalia Vladimirovna; Gagić, Milica; Horký, Pavel; Šmerková, Kristýna; Adam, Vojtěch (Tanger, 2019-02-01)
    Zinc phosphate particles were prepared by reaction of zinc nitrate with hydrogen phosphate, diphosphate and triphosphate, and characterized by Dynamic Light scattering (DLS) and Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM). Antibacterial ...
  • Zinc phosphate-based nanoparticles as a novel antibacterial agent: in vivo study on rats after dietary exposure 

    Horký, Pavel; Skaličková, Sylvie; Urbánková, Lenka; Baholet, Daria; Kočiová, Silvia; Bytešníková, Zuzana; Kabourková, Eliška; Lacková, Zuzana; Cernei, Natalia Vladimirovna; Gagić, Milica; Milosavljević, Vedran; Smolíková, Vendula; Václavková, Eva; Nevrkla, Pavel; Knot, Pavel; Kryštofová, Olga; Hynek, David; Kopel, Pavel; Skládanka, Jiří; Adam, Vojtěch; Šmerková, Kristýna (BioMed Central, 2019-02-12)
    Background: Development of new nanomaterials that inhibit or kill bacteria is an important and timely research topic. For example, financial losses due to infectious diseases, such as diarrhea, are a major concern in ...