15. 4. 2021

Development of novel coordination compounds bearing anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory effects represents the main goals of two research projects solved by the team of Zdeněk Trávníček from the Czech Advanced Technology Research...

12. 4. 2021

Current rules for teaching, exams and dormitories at UP As of 12 April UP has been following slightly modified government guidelines (here in Czech), which are part of the 1st phase of dismantling measures in education. Teaching...

12. 4. 2021

The state of emergency in the Czech Republic ended on 11 April, however most of the measures and restrictions are still in force as of 12 April. Respirators are mandatory at almost every inside and outside premises, meetings among...

7. 4. 2021

A unique overview of the global diversity of fossil click beetles, which will help to clarify the origin and evolution of this diverse and globally widespread group of beetles, has been published by scientists led by Robin...

31. 3. 2021

The new rector of Palacký University Olomouc will be Prof Martin Procházka, M.D., the current dean of the UP Faculty of Health Sciences. The UP Academic Senate made this decision on the last day of March. Once the President of the...

30. 3. 2021

An international team of scientists, led by researchers from the Czech Advanced Technology and Research Institute (CATRIN), Palacký University Olomouc, has developed, in collaboration with American, German and Italian colleagues,...

25. 3. 2021

Four yours ago, the UP Archives approached Professor Emeritus Jaroslav Peprník with a request to enrich the living memory of Palacký University by adding his own recollections. After more than six months of work, Vzpomínky...

23. 3. 2021

After four years of research, scientists have succeeded in sequencing the genetic information of Europe’s third most important cereal grain – rye. Olomouc researchers from the Institute of Experimental Botany at the Czech Academy...

16. 3. 2021

People who are visually impaired, in order to find their way and orient themselves in their surroundings, can today rely on 3D tactile maps created with modern 3D printing tools. This unique aid has resulted from research...

8. 12. 2020

We would like to inform UP employees who take advantage of a discounted T-Mobile tariff that the conditions for using the employee programme will change from 1 January 2021.