We wish you a beautiful Easter, the spring festival

31.3.2021

The Easter is a time of folk customs to welcome the spring. Nowhere else do Easter eggs have such a strong tradition as in the Czech Republic. Lenka Volková works at the Animal Science Institute in Uhříněves, Prague, and for more than 14 years she has been devoting her free time to decorating Easter eggs […]

Biologist Josef Fulka on the Czech TV show Good Morning

11.3.2021

In the Czech TV show Good Morning broadcast on Monday, February 22, 2021, reproductive biologist Josef Fulka explained how the cloning works and how far the scientists have come since the first successful experiment. Josef Fulka, D.Sc. is a researcher at the Biology of Reproduction department of the Institute of Animal Science Prague-Uhříněves and is […]

A Year of Challenges and Changes

29.1.2021

2020 was the year of the COVID-19 pandemic and government imposed restrictions made it impossible to hold public events. Some planned events had to be cancelled, others took the form of webinars and videoconferences, some were postponed.

MEETING OF THE PRESIDIUM AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE AGRARIAN CHAMBER OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC IN UHŘÍNĚVES, IN THE PRESENCE OF THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE MIROSLAV TOMAN

23.9.2020

On 2nd September, 2020, a meeting of the Presidium and the Board of Directors of the Agrarian Chamber of the Czech Republic was held at the Institute of Animal Science in Prague – Uhříněves, in the presence of the Minister of Agriculture Miroslav Toman. The main topic was the discussion on the priorities of the […]

Biologist Helena Fulková in Iveta Toušlová’s TV show Geyser

16.6.2020

“When Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell, was born almost a quarter century ago, it was a breakthrough. Today, cloning is used to produce police dogs, racehorses and, more recently, even pets, although it is a very controversial topic and many scientists clearly reject cloning. Czech scientist Helena […]