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11.12.2017

Fighting cancer with alcohol-abuse drug – Czech breakthrough discovery in Nature magazine

An international team led by researchers from the Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine (IMTM), at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry of Palacky University in Olomouc, published in one…
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11.8.2017

Czech scientists at IOCB have advanced the Nobel Prize-winning research on light-driven molecular motors

Scientists from the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry have published the results of their research in the prestigious Journal of the American Chemical Society. Excellent science at the institute,…
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5.6.2017

Czech research on antibiotics on the cover of Chemical Science magazine

Can we teach microorganisms to produce more efficient antibiotics? The molecular Lego is the key   Malaria, streptococcal and staphylococcal infections Microorganisms causing diseases are becoming more resistant to existing…
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9.3.2017

Czech scientists develop magnetic carbon

Dream of many generations of researchers has been fulfilled by a discovery made by scientists at the Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM) at the Palacky University in…
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6.3.2017

Artificial Intelligence system co-developed by Czech scientists first to beat human in Poker

An AI system called DeepStack has beaten professional human players at no-limit Texas hold 'em Poker for the first time in history making its landmark in artificial intelligence research. This…
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6.2.2017

The world’s most powerful laser is in the Czech Republic

In developing the laser, Czech and British scientists surpassed competing teams from the United States, Japan and France. Operation of the world’s most powerful laser commenced at the HiLASE centre…
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13.1.2017

Czech scientists have made it to the cover of Science magazine

Scientists from the Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Science lead an international team, which developed a new method to analyze the scattering of electrons in nanocrystals. The…
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