Mgr. Radim Kuba

V rámci doktorského studia na Katedře filosofie a dějin přírodních věd PřF UK se zabývám širším vlivem sourozeneckých konstelací na různé oblasti lidské osobnosti (GAUK č. 269215). Řeším tedy především výzkumné otázky týkající se vlivu rodinného prostředí jako nejdůležitějšího epigenetického faktoru na povahové rysy, studijní schopnosti, sexuální strategie, řešení morálních dilemat, ale i na fyziologické Read More …

Neurophysiological effect of the Rh factor. Protective role of the RhD molecule against Toxoplasma-induced impairment of reaction times in women

Flegr J., Novotná M., Lindová J., Havlíček J. 2008: Neurophysiological effect of the Rh factor. Protective role of the RhD molecule against Toxoplasma-induced impairment of reaction times in women. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 29(4): 475-481. » PDF: Neurophysiological effect of the Rh factor. Protective role of the RhD molecule against Toxoplasma-induced impairment of reaction times in women

Toxoplasma and reaction time: Role of toxoplasmosis in the origin, preservation and geographical distribution of Rh blood group polymorphism

Novotná M., Havlíček J., Smith A.P., Kolbeková P., Skallová A., Klose J., Gašová Z., Písačka M., Sechovská M., Flegr J. 2008: Toxoplasma and reaction time: Role of toxoplasmosis in the origin, preservation and geographical distribution of Rh blood group polymorphism. Parasitology, 135: 1253-1261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S003118200800485X » PDF: Toxoplasma and reaction time: Role of toxoplasmosis in the Read More …

Brief communication: Latent toxoplasmosis and salivary testosterone concentration – important confounding factors in second to fourth digit ratio studies

Flegr J., Lindová J., Pivoňková V., Havlíček J. 2008: Brief communication: Latent toxoplasmosis and salivary testosterone concentration – important confounding factors in second to fourth digit ratio studies. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 20: 487-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.20888 » PDF: Brief communication: Latent toxoplasmosis and salivary testosterone concentration – important confounding factors in second to fourth digit Read More …

Sex-dependent toxoplasmosis-associated differences in testosterone concentration in humans

Flegr J., Lindová J., Kodym P. 2008: Sex-dependent toxoplasmosis-associated differences in testosterone concentration in humans. Parasitology, 135:427-431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182007004064 » PDF: Sex-dependent toxoplasmosis-associated differences in testosterone concentration in humans

Longer pregnancy and slower fetal development in women with latent „asymptomatic“ toxoplasmosis

Kaňková Š., Flegr J. 2007: Longer pregnancy and slower fetal development in women with latent „asymptomatic“ toxoplasmosis. BMC Infectious Diseases, BMC 7:114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-7-114 » PDF: Longer pregnancy and slower fetal development in women with latent „asymptomatic“ toxoplasmosis

Influence of latent toxoplasmosis on the secondary sex ratio in mice

Kaňková Š., Kodym P., Frynta D., Vavřinová R., Kuběna A., Flegr J. 2007: Influence of latent toxoplasmosis on the secondary sex ratio in mice. Parasitology, 134: 1709-1717. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182007003253 » PDF: Influence of latent toxoplasmosis on the secondary sex ratio in mice

New and old risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection: Prospective cross-sectional study among military personnel in Czech Republic

Kolbeková P., Kourbatová E., Novotná M., Kodym P., Flegr J. 2007: New and old risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection: Prospective cross-sectional study among military personnel in Czech Republic. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 13: 1012-1017. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-0691.2007.01771.x » PDF: New and old risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection – Prospective cross-sectional study among military personnel in Read More …

Higher perceived dominance in Toxoplasma infected men – a new evidence for role of increased level of testosterone in toxoplasmosis-associated changes in human behavior

Hodková H., Kolbeková P., Skallová A., Lindová J., Flegr J. 2007: Higher perceived dominance in Toxoplasma infected men – a new evidence for role of increased level of testosterone in toxoplasmosis-associated changes in human behavior. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 28: 110-114. » PDF: Higher perceived dominance in Toxoplasma infected men – a new evidence for role of Read More …

Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism?

Hodková H., Kodym P., Flegr J. 2007: Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism? Parasitology, 134: 1329-1337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182007002673 » PDF: Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism?