Coordinator of NanoIntegrace in cooperation with Czech Technical University funded by European Social Fund and Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports of the Czech Republic, 2013-2015.
Nanofiber Drug Carrier
Investigator of translational project Nanofiber drug carriers for controlled release of wound healing substances based on the encapsulation of functionalized nanodiamond particles funded by the Ministry of Health; in cooperation with Czech Technical University and Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2015-2018.
Team member of Diamond based microelectrode arrays for dual mode neural recording funded by GACR, 2017-2019; principal investigators: Andrew Taylor, Ph.D. (Institute of Physics); cooperation with the Institute of Physics, Institute of Physiology, and Czech Technical University.
Petrakova V., Benson, V., Buncek M., Fiserova A., Ledvina M., Stursa J., Cigler P., Nesladek M. Imaging of transfection and intracellular release of intact, non-labeled DNA using fluorescent nanodiamonds. Nanoscale, 2016, 8(23):12002–12012.
Kulda V., Topolcan O., Kucera R., Kripnerova M., Srbecka K., Hora M., Hes O., Klecka J., Babuska V., Rousarova M., Benson V. and Pesta M. Prognostic significance of TMPRSS2-ERG fusion gene in prostate cancer. Anticancer research, 2016, 36: 4787-4793.
Křivohlavá R., Grobárová V., Neuhöferová E., Fišerová A. and Benson V. Interaction of colon cancer cells with glycoconjugates triggers complex changes in gene expression, glucose transporters and cell invasion. Molecular medicine Reports, 2018, 17: 5508-5517.
Lukowski S., Neuhöferová E., Kindermann M., Křivohlavá R., Mineva A., Petráková V., Benson V. Fluorescent Nanodiamonds are Efficient, Easy-To-Use Cyto-Compatible Vehicles for Monitored Delivery of Non-Coding Regulatory RNAs. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2018, 14: 1–13.
ND in cancer na webu Proteintech Europe : https://www.ptglab.com/news/blog/nano-diamonds-and-cancer/