Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. habil. Jozef Šamaj


Academic positionFull Professor
Research fieldsPlant Biochemistry and Biophysics,Biochemistry,Cell Biology
KeywordsPlant, Cell Biology, Signalling and Cytoskeleton, Advanced Microscopy, Proteomics

Current contact address

CountryCzech Republic
InstitutionPalacky University
InstituteFaculty of Science

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Dieter VolkmannNees-Institut für Biodiversität der Pflanzen (NEES), Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Bonn
Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. habil. Jozef ŠamajCentre of the Region Hana for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research, Palacky University, Olomouc
Prof. Dr. Karsten NiehausLehrstuhl für Genetik, Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld
Start of initial sponsorship01/09/1997


1997Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2003Jozef Samaj, F. Baluska, A. Pretova, D. Volkmann: Auxin deprivation induces a developmental switch in maize somatic embryogenesis involving redistribution of microtubules and actin filaments from endoplasmic to cortical cytoskeletal arrays. In: Plant Cell Rep, 2003, 940-945
2003Frantisek Baluska, Jozef Samaj, Przemyslaw Wojtaszek, Dieter Volkmann, Diedrik Menzel: Cytoskeleton-Plasma Membrane-Cell Wall Continuum in Plants. Emerging Links Revisited1. In: Plant Physiology, 2003, 482-491
2002Jozef Samaj, H.-J. Ensikat, W. Barthlott, D. Volkmann: Immunogold-Silver Scanning Electron Microscopy Using Glycerol Liquid Substitution. In: Gerhard W. Hacker, Jiang Gu, Gold and Silber Staining: Techniques in Molecular Morphology. CRC Press, 2002. 223-234
2002Jozef Samaj EMBO Journal: Involvement of the mitogen-activated protein kinase SIMK in regulation of root hair tip growth. In: EMBO Journal, 2002, 3296-3306