Structural Biology Club

Join us in monthly webinars of the Czech Society of Structural Biology at 1pm!

The CSSB invites the Czech structural biology community (and beyond) to regular online seminars ‘SB Club‘ on the last Wednesdays of month. The focus will be on current topics of structural biology and closely related areas of research.


7th Structural Biology Club

7th Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 26 January 2022, 1 pm with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests.

Predictive multi-scale mechanistic modeling for high-confidence drug target identification and treatment optimization
Presented by Tomas Helikar from University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Structure-aided development of ligands targeting human prostate-specific membrane antigen
Presented by Cyril Bařinka from Institute of Biotechnology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Vestec near Prague

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https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/93482836889?pwd=OXVQVkJsS0hOZVBWbmdUR096aHh0QT09
Meeting ID: 934 8283 6889
Passcode: 983648


6th Structural Biology Club

6th Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 24 November 2021, 1 pm with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests.

Tau regulates access to microtubules
Presented by Zdeněk Lánský from the Institute of Biotechnology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Vestec

The role of IDP regions in nucleosome recognition
Presented by Václav Veverka from the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czech Academy of Sciences and the Department of Cell biology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Praha

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https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/93482836889?pwd=OXVQVkJsS0hOZVBWbmdUR096aHh0QT09
Meeting ID: 934 8283 6889
Passcode: 983648


5th Structural Biology Club

5th Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 20 October 2021, 1 pm with the following scientific talk kindly delivered by our guest.

AlphaFold Protein Structure Database
Presented by Augustin Žídek, DeepMind, London, UK

Please, join us on this Zoom link (join 5‐10 minutes before the beginning)
Join Zoom Meeting https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/91392462656?pwd=YVpKbmhubE11SXVKNVY5WlE3Uk1vZz09
Meeting ID: 913 9246 2656
Passcode: 049659


4th Structural Biology Club

4th Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 30 June 2021, 1 pm with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests.

How viruses escape the innate immunity: Role of RNA methylation
Presented by Evžen Bouřa, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague

Protein interactions in the late phase of the life cycle of selected RNA viruses
Presented by Tomáš Ruml, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague


3rd Structural Biology Club

3rd Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 28 April 2021, 1 pm with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests. View abstracts, Zoom link and further information.

Engineering of ancestors as a way to understand enzyme function evolution
Presented by Martin Marek, Loschmidt Laboratories, Masaryk University, Brno 

Complex protein-protein interactions elucidated by NMR spectroscopy
Presented by Jozef Hritz, CEITEC, Masaryk University, Brno


2nd Structural Biology Club

2nd Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 28 April 2021, 13:00 with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests. View abstracts and further information.

Simultaneous gene transcription and translation
Presented by Gabriel Demo, Central European Institute of Technology, Brno

The formamide clue for the transition between non-living and living matter
Presented by Judit E. Sponer, Institute of Biophysics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Brno


1st Structural Biology Club

1st Structural Biology Club of the Czech Society for Structural Biology online on 31 March 2021, 13:00 with the following scientific talks kindly delivered by our guests. View abstracts and further information.

Structure‐assisted design of enzyme inhibitors
Presented by Pavlína Maloy Řezáčová, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry and Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague

Structure and function of bacterial nanotubes
Presented by Libor Krásný, Institute of Microbiology of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague