6th-8th November, 2019: Martina has represented young researchers from the Slovak Academy of Sciences as the Young leader at the Science and Technology in Society forum (STS forum) in Kyoto, Japan (https://www.stsforum.org/). We are very grateful to the SAS for this nomination.
1st October, 2019: Work presented by Martina was awarded by the L’ORÉAL-UNESCO For Women in Science fellowship, Slovakia – National Young Talents Programme, 2019. Several print and electronic media wrote about the event and about our work – see links in the section Outreach.
27th September, 2019: Martina was invited to give a talk at the European Researchers’ Night in Bratislava (https://www.nocvyskumnikov.sk/program/prednaska/lab/256.html).
11th-13th September, 2019: We have presented our work at Drobnicov memoriál (http://dm2019.vedaazivot.sk/), meeting of young molecular biologists and biochemists. Study presented by Martina won the first prize, Drobnica’s Award (prize for the best work in biochemistry and molecular biology of a young investigator aged 35 or below).
5th-8th September, 2019: We have presented our work at the 26th European Drosophila Research Conference in Lausanne, Switzerland ( https://www.edrc2019.com/).
30th June-6th July, 2019: We have presented our work at the Insect hormones meeting in Crete, Greece ( http://dub.entu.cas.cz/~kyklop/FIIP/index.html), thanks to the support by APVV-16-0395 funding.
12th-14th June, 2019: We have presented our work at the international workshop Frontiers in Insect Physiology in Czech Budeweis, Czech republic ( http://dub.entu.cas.cz/~kyklop/FIIP/index.html). Martina was one of the invited speakers.
5th May, 2019: Peter’s study on the role of developmental temperature in reproductive fitness was published in the Journal of Experimental Biology. Link: https://jeb.biologists.org/content/222/10/jeb202184.long.
15th May, 2019: We have received a funding – Support of Projects Seal of Excellence from the Slovak Academy of Sciences (PI Martina Gáliková).
6th May, 2019: We have hosted a talk by our collaborator, prof. Heinrich Dircksen from the Stockholm University.
3rd-10th May 2019: We have hosted our collaborator, prof. Heinrich Dircksen from the Stockholm University.
27th March, 2019: Peter’s study on the regulation of energy metabolism by ambient temperature was published in Scientific Reports. Link: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-41754-5.
1st March, 2019: We have started to work on building up our research group at the Institute of Zoology, Slovak Academy of Sciences 🙂