List of publications

List of publications in international science journals.

  1. Flegr J., Horáček J. 2018: Toxoplasmosis, but not borreliosis, is associated with psychiatric disorders. Schizophrenia Research, 197: 603-604. DOI: 10.1016/j.schres.2018.02.008 » PDF » Better (fulll) version of the article
  2. Flegr J., Vedralová M. 2017: Specificity and nature of the associations of twenty-four neuropsychiatric disorders with contacts with cats and dogs. Schizophrenia Research, 189: 219–220. DOI: 10.1016/j.schres.2017.02.007 » PDF
  3. Havlíček J., Saxton T.K., Roberts S.C., Jozífková E., Lhota S., Valentová J., Flegr J. 2008: He sees, she smells? Male and female reports of sensory reliance in mate choice and non-mate-choice contexts. Personality and Individual Differences, 45(6): 565-570. DOI: 10.1016/j.paid.2008.06.019 » PDF
  4. Janko K., Drozd P., Flegr J., Pannell J.R. 2008: Clonal turnover versus clonal decay: A null model for observed patterns of asexual longevity, diversity and distribution. Evolution, 62(5): 1264-1270. DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2008.00359.x » PDF
  5. 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, 137(4): 479-484. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.20888 » PDF
  6. Kolisko M., Čepicka I., Hampl V., Leigh J., Roger A.J., Kulda J., Simpson A.G.B., Flegr J. 2008: Molecular phylogeny of diplomonads and enteromonads based on SSU rRNA, a-tubulin and HSP90 genes: implications for the evolutionary history of the double karyomastigont of diplomonads. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 8:205. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-8-205 » PDF
  7. Čepicka I., Kostka M., Uzlíková M., Kulda J., Flegr J. 2008: Non-monophyly of Retortamonadida and high genetic diversity of the genus Chilomastix suggested by analysis of SSU rDNA. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 48(2): 770-775. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2008.04.036 » PDF
  8. Lindová J., Hrušková M., Pivoňková V., Kuběna A., Flegr J. 2008: Digit ratio (2D:4D) and Cattell’s personality traits. European Journal of Personality, 22(4): 347-356. DOI: 10.1002/per.664 » PDF
  9. Flegr J., Lindová J., Kodym P. 2008: Sex-dependent toxoplasmosis-associated differences in testosterone concentration in humans. Parasitology, 135(4): 427-431. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182007004064 » PDF
  10. Kaňková Š., Flegr J. 2007: Longer pregnancy and slower fetal development in women with latent "asymptomatic" toxoplasmosis. BMC Infectious Diseases, 7:114. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-7-114 » PDF
  11. 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(12): 1709-1717. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182007003253 » PDF
  12. 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(10): 1012-1017. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2007.01771.x » PDF
  13. 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(2): 110-114. » PDF
  14. 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(10): 1329-1337. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182007002673 » PDF
  15. Hampl V., Čepicka I., Flegr J., Tachezy J., Kulda J. 2007: Morphological and molecular diversity of the monocercomonadid genera MonocercomonasHexamastix and Honigbergiella gen. nov. Protist, 158(3): 365-383. DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2007.02.003 » PDF
  16. Flegr J. 2007: Effects of Toxoplasma on human behavior. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 33(3): 757-760. DOI: 10.1093/schbul/sbl074 » PDF
  17. Flegr J. 2007: Where is modern evolutionary biology heading - the theory of frozen plasticity and biological psychiatry. Psychiatrie, 11, Suppl. 2: 11-13. » PDF
  18. Kostka M., Čepicka I., Hampl V., Flegr J. 2007: Phylogenetic position of Karotomorpha and paraphyly of Proteromonadidae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 43(3): 1167-1170. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.11.002 » PDF
  19. Kaňková Š., Šulc J., Nouzová K., Fajfrlík K., Frynta D., Flegr J. 2007: Women infected with parasite Toxoplasma have more sons. Naturwissenschaften, 94(2): 122-127. DOI: 10.1007/s00114-006-0166-2 » PDF
  20. Jozífková E., Flegr J. 2006: Dominance, submissivity (and homosexuality) in general population. Testing of evolutionary hypothesis of sadomasochism by internet-trap-method. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 27(6): 711-718. » PDF
  21. Flegr J. 2006: Evolutionary parasitology: the development of invasion, evasion, and survival mechanisms. Food consumption and disease risk - consumer pathogen interactions, pp. 251-270, Ed. Potter M., Woodhead Publishing Limited, Abington Hall, Abington, Cambridge. » PDF
  22. Lindová J., Novotná M., Havlíček J., Jozífková E., Skallová A., Kolbeková P., Hodný Z., Kodym P., Flegr J. 2006: Gender differences in behavioural changes induced by latent toxoplasmosis. International Journal for Parasitology, 36(14): 1485-1492. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2006.07.008 » PDF
  23. Havlíček J., Dvořáková R., Bartoš L., Flegr J. 2006: Non-advertised does not mean concealed: Body odour changes across the human menstrual cycle. Ethology, 112(1): 81-90. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0310.2006.01125 » PDF
  24. Skallová A., Kodym P., Frynta D., Flegr J. 2006: The role of dopamine in Toxoplasma-induced behavioural alterations in mice: an ethological and ethopharmacological study. Parasitology, 133(5): 525-535. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182006000886 » PDF
  25. Čepicka I., Hampl V., Kulda J., Flegr J. 2006: New evolutionary lineages, unexpected diversity and host specificity in the parabasalid genus Tetratrichomonas. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 39(2): 542-551. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.01.005 » PDF
  26. Havlíček J., Roberts S.C., Flegr J. 2005: Women's preference for dominant male odour: effects of menstrual cycle and relationship status. Biology Letters, 1(3): 256-259. DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2005.0332 » PDF
  27. Skallová A., Novotná M., Kolbeková P., Gašová Z., Veselý V., Sechovská M., Flegr J. 2005: Decreased level of novelty seeking in blood donors infected with Toxoplasma. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 26(5): 480-486. » PDF
  28. Hampl V., Horner D.S., Dyal P., Kulda J., Flegr J., Foster P.G., Embley T.M. 2005: Inference of phylogenetic position of oxymonads based on 9 genes: Support for monophyly of Metamonada and Excavata. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 22(12): 2508-2518. DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msi245 » PDF
  29. Novotná M., Hanušová J., Klose J., Preiss M., Havlíček J., Roubalová K., Flegr J. 2005: Probable neuroimmunological link between Toxoplasma and cytomegalovirus infections and personality changes in the human host. BMC Infectious Diseases, 5:54. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-5-54 » PDF
  30. Kutišová K., Kulda J., Čepicka I., Flegr J., Koudela B., Teras J., Tachezy J. 2005: Tetratrichomonads from oral cavity and respiratory tract of humans. Parasitology, 131(3): 309-319. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182005008000 » PDF
  31. Skallová A., Novotná M., Kolbeková P., Gašová Z., Veselý V., Sechovská M., Flegr J. 2005: Decreased level of novelty seeking in blood donors infected with Toxoplasma. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 26(5): 480-486. » PDF
  32. Kolisko M., Čepicka I., Hampl V., Kulda J., Flegr J. 2005: The phylogenetic position of enteromonads: a challenge for the present models of diplomonad evolution. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 55: 1729-1733. DOI: 10.1099/ijs.0.63542-0 » PDF
  33. Flegr J., Hrušková M., Hodný Z., Novotná M., Hanušová J. 2005: Body height, body mass index, waist-hip ratio, fluctuating asymmetry and second to fourth digit ratio in subjects with latent toxoplasmosis. Parasitology, 130(3): 621-628. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182005007316 » PDF
  34. Čepicka I., Kutišová K., Tachezy J., Kulda J., Flegr J. 2005: Cryptic species within the Tetratrichomonas gallinarum species complex revealed by molecular polymorphism. Veterinary Parasitology, 128(1-2): 11-21. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2004.11.003 » PDF
  35. Flegr J. 2005: Evoluční biologie. Academia, Prague, pp. 1-559.
  36. Flegr J., Hrdá Š., Kodym P. 2005: Influence of latent 'asymptomatic' toxoplasmosis on body weight of pregnant women. Folia Parasitologica, 52(3): 199-204. DOI: 10.14411/fp.2005.026 » PDF
  37. Kostka M., Hampl V., Čepicka I., Flegr J. 2004: Phylogenetic position of Protoopalina intestinalis based on SSU rRNA gene sequence. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 33(1): 220-224. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2004.05.009 » PDF
  38. Hampl V., Čepicka I., Flegr J., Tachezy J., Kulda J. 2004: Critical analysis of the topology and rooting of the parabasalian 16S rRNA tree. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 32(3): 711-723. DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2004.03.005 » PDF
  39. Roberts S.C., Havlíček J., Flegr J., Hrušková M., Little A.C., Jones B.C., Perrett D.I., Petrie M. 2004: Female facial attractiveness increases during the fertile phase of the menstrual cycle. Proceeding of the Royal Society London B, Biology Letters, 271(Suppl. 5): S270-S272 . DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2004.0174 » PDF
  40. Šedinová J., Flegr J., Ey P.L., Kulda J. 2003: Use of random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis for the identification of Giardia intestinalis subtypes and phylogenetic tree construction. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 50(3): 198-203. DOI: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.2003.tb00117.x » PDF
  41. Flegr J., Preiss M., Klose J., Havlíček J., Vitáková M., Kodym P.  2003: Decreased level of psychobiological factor novelty seeking and lower intelligence in men latently infected with the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Dopamine, a missing link between schizophrenia and toxoplasmosis? Biological Psychology, 63(3): 253-268. DOI: 10.1016/S0301-0511(03)00075-9 » PDF
  42. Flegr J., Havlíček J., Kodym P., Malý M., Smahel Z. 2002: Increased risk of traffic accidents in subjects with latent toxoplasmosis: a retrospective case-control study. BMC Infectious Diseases, 2: 11. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-2-11 » PDF
  43. Tachezy J., Tachezy R., Hampl V., Šedinová M., Vaňáčová Š., Vrlík M., Van Ranst M., Flegr J., Kulda J. 2002: Cattle pathogen Ttritrichomonas foetus (Riedmüller, 1928) and pig commensal Tritrichomonas suis (Gruby & Delafond, 1843) belong to the same species. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 49(2): 154-163. DOI: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.2002.tb00360.x » PDF
  44. Flegr J. 2002: Was Lysenko (partly) right? Michurinist biology in the view of modern plant physiology and genetics. Riv. Biol./B. Forum, 95: 259-272. » PDF
  45. Dvořák J., Vaňáčová Š., Hampl V., Flegr J., Horák P. 2002: Comparison of European Trichobilharzia species based on ITS1 and ITS2 sequences. Parasitology, 124(3): 307-313. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182001001238 » PDF
  46. Hampl V., Vaňáčová Š., Kulda J., Flegr J. 2001: Concordance between genetic relatedness and phenotypic similarities of Trichomonas vaginalis strains. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 1: 11. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-1-11 » PDF
  47. Hampl V., Pavlíček A., Flegr J. 2001: Construction and bootstrap analysis of DNA fingerprinting-based phylogenetic trees with a freeware program FreeTree: Application to trichomonad parasites. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 51: 731-735. DOI: 10.1099/00207713-51-3-731 » PDF
  48. Havlíček J., Gašová Z., Smith A.P., Zvára K., Flegr J. 2001: Decrease of psychomotor performance in subjects with latent "asymptomatic" toxoplasmosis. Parasitology, 122(5): 515-520. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182001007624 » PDF
  49. Flegr J., Kodym P., Tolarová V. 2000: Correlation of duration of latent Toxoplasma gondii infection with personality changes in women. Biological Psychology, 53(1): 57-68. DOI: 10.1016/S0301-0511(00)00034-X » PDF
  50. Hrdá Š., Votýpka J., Kodym P., Flegr J. 2000: Transient nature of Toxoplasma gondii-induced behavioral changes in mice. Journal of Parasitology, 86(4): 657-664. PDF
  51. Flegr J. 1999: Evolutionary mechanisms and processes. Encyclopedia of life support systems, Al Gobaisi D., Badran A. (eds), UNESCO, Paris.
  52. Flegr J., Hrdá Š., Havlíček J. 1999: Rozdíly v osobnostním profilu biologů nakažených a nenakažených T. gondii. Remedia - Klinická mikrobiologie, 3: 268-273.
  53. Pavlíček A., Hrdá Š., Flegr J. 1999: FreeTree - freeware program for construction of phylogenetic trees on the basis of distance data and for bootstrap/jackknife analysis of the trees robustness. Application in the RAPD analysis of genus Frenkelia. Folia Biologica (Prague), 45: 97-99 » PDF
  54. Flegr J., Havlíček J. 1999: Changes in personality profile of young women with latent toxoplasmosis. Folia Parasitologica, 46: 22-28. » PDF
  55. Votýpka J., Hypša V., Jirků M., Flegr J., Vávra J., Lukeš J. 1998: Molecular phylogenetic relatedness of Frenkelia (Protozoa, Apicomplexa) to Sarcocystis falcatula Stiles 1893. Is the genus Sarcocystis Paraphyletic? J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 45: 137-141. DOI: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.1998.tb05081.x » PDF
  56. Flegr J. 1998: Mechanismy mikroevoluce. Karolinum, Prague, pp. 1-139.
  57. Flegr J. 1998: On the "Origin" of natural selection by means of speciation. Riv. Biol./B. Forum, 91: 291-304. The most important paper. It suggests a new genetic mechanism of evolutionary stasis and evolutionary plasticity. » PDF
  58. Flegr J., Hrdá Š., Tachezy J. 1998: The role of psychological factors in questionnaire-based studies on routes of human toxoplasmosis transmission: The raw meat consumption but not the contact with cats is the major risk factor. Centr. Europ. J. Publ. Healt, 6: 45-50. » PDF
  59. Flegr J., Záboj P., Vaňáčová Š. 1998: Correlation between aerobic and anaerobic resistance to metronidazole in trichomonads: application of a new computer program for permutation tests. Parasitology Research, 84: 590-592. DOI: 10.1007/s004360050454 » PDF
  60. Flegr J. 1997: Two distinct types of natural selection in turbidostat-like and chemostat-like ecosystems. J. Theor. Biol., 188: 121-126. DOI: 10.1006/jtbi.1997.0458 » PDF
  61. Flegr J., Záboj P. 1997: PTPT, the freeware program for permutation testing concordance between phylogeny and the distribution of phenetic traits. Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem., 61: 91-95. » PDF
  62. Vaňáčová Š., Tachezy J., Kulda J., Flegr J. 1997: Characterization of trichomonad species and strains by PC fingerprinting. J. Eukar. Microbiol., 44: 545-552. DOI: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.1997.tb05960.x » PDF
  63. Flegr J., Zitková Š., Kodym P., Frynta D. 1996: Induction of changes in human behaviour by the parasitic protozoan Toxoplasma gondii. Parasitology, 113: 49-54. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182000066269 » PDF
  64. Flegr J. 1996: Corrigendum to "Does a cell perform isoelectric focusing?" BioSystems, 37(3): 253. DOI: 10.1016/0303-2647(95)01562-0 » PDF
  65. Flegr J. 1996: Environmental selection, the missing term in Darwinism. Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem., 60: 95-96. » PDF
  66. Flegr J., Hrdý I. 1994: Influence of chronic toxoplasmosis on some personality factors. Folia Parasitol., 41: 122-126. » PDF
  67. Flegr J. 1994: Chemostat-turbidostat discontinuum, r-K continuum and population-size regulating mechanism. Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem., 58: 143-149.
  68. Flegr J., Tsukamoto T. 1994: Sequence mitochondrial D-loop in laboratory and wild strains of mice of genus Mus. Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem, 58: 33-38. » PDF
  69. Flegr J. 1994: Mechanismy mikroevoluce. Karolinum, Prague, pp. 1-116.
  70. Flegr J. 1990: Does a cell perform isoelectric focusing? BioSystems, 24: 127-133. DOI: 10.1016/0303-2647(90)90005-L » PDF
  71. Flegr J., Čerkasov J., Štokrová J. 1988: Multiple populations of double-stranded RNA in two virus-harbouring strains of Trichomonas vaginalis. Folia Microbiologica, 33: 462-465. DOI: 10.1007/BF02925772 » PDF
  72. Flegr J. 1987: A rapid method for isolation of double stranded RNA. Preparative Biochemistry, 17: 423-433. DOI: 10.1080/00327488708062505 » PDF
  73. Flegr J., Čerkasov J., Kulda J., Tachezy J., Štokrová J. 1987: The dsRNA of Trichomonas vaginalis is associated with virus-like particles and does not correlate with metronidazole rezistance. Folia Microbiologica, 32: 345-348. DOI: 10.1007/BF02877224 » PDF
  74. Flegr J., Čerkasov J., Kulda J., Tachezy J., Štokrová J. 1986: Double stranded RNA in Trichomonas vaginalis. Acta Universitatis Carolinae - Biologica, 30: 281-286. » PDF
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