Charles University in Prague, 1st Faculty of Medicine

Albertov 4, 12801 Praha 2, Czech Republic - tel.: +420 224 968 001, e-mail: lge @ lf1.cuni.cz

Chairman: Prof. Ivan Raška, D.Sc.

Ivan Raška, born in Prague, May 20th, 1945.
Education/Degree/Promotion:
1964-1968 School of Physics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Geneva (Diploma in Theoretical Physics with J.M. Jauch);
1968-1970 Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Geneva (Swiss Certificate in Molecular Biology, tutor E. Kellengerger);
1971-1975 Institute of Experimental Medicine, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (PhD in Cell Biology, tutor K. Smetana).
In 1989 D.Sc., in 1993 Associate Professor and in 1997 Professor of Cell Biology, Charles University in Prague.
Elected member of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic and EMBO.
Present position: Chairman of the Institute of Cellular Biology and Pathology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague.
List of Publications:
  • Schmitt R, Raska I, Mayer F (1972). Feinstruktur und Biochemie von Flagellen sternbildender Bakterien. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene. Reihe A: Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Parasitologie 220(1):347-50.
  • Schmitt R, Raska I, Mayer F (1972). Fine structure and biochemistry of complex flagella and their flagellum hook in Pseudomonas rhodos. Hoppe-Seyler's Zeitschrift fur physiologische Chemie 353(10):1564-5 (in German).
  • Smetana K, Raska I, Kusak V (1972). A note on the nucleolar ultrastructure in human not-leukemic lymphocytes. Folia Haematologica 98(2):140-6.
  • Scraba DG, Raska I, Kellenberger E, Moor H (1973). Electron microscopy of polyheads of bacteriophage T4 prepared by freeze-etching. Journal of Ultrastructure Research 44(1):27-40.
  • Raska I, Rerabkova E, Horejsi J, Smetana K (1973). Effect of histone on the nucleolar morphology of cells cultured in vitro. Zeitschrift fur mikroskopisch-anatomische Forschung 138(2):273-82.
  • Schmitt R, Raska I, Mayer F (1974). Plain and complex flagella of Pseudomonas rhodos: Analysis of fine structure and composition. Journal of Bacteriology 117(2):844-57.
  • Smetana K, Raska I, Sebesta K (1974). The effect of the Bacillus thuringiensis exotoxin on the fine nucleolar morphology and ultrastructure. Experimetal Cell Research 87(2):351-8.
  • Smetana K, Raska I, Sebesta K (1975). Studies on the organization and distribution of nucleolar RNP components after the nucleolar RNA synthesis and processing inhibition. Proc. Akademiai Kiado, Budapest, pp. 169-174.
  • Raska I, Mayer F, Edelbluth C, Schmitt R (1976). Structure of plain and complex flagellar hooks of Pseudomonas rhodos. Journal of Bacteriology 125(2):679-88.
  • Raska I (1977). Electron microscopy in biology: some aspects of image analysis and three-dimensional reconstruction. Ceskoslovenska fysiologie 26(1):61-76 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Komrska J, Titlbach M, Rieder M (1977). Image analysis in electron microscopy of biomacromolecules. Czechoslovak Journal of Physics A 27:636-40 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Smetana K (1978). A further contribution on nucleoli of human lymphocytes. Folia Haematologica 105(2):200-15.
  • Raska I, Komrska J, Titlbach M, Rieder M (1978). Fine structure of crystalline inclusions in B-cells of the islets of Langerhans in the alligator. Cell and Tissue Research 187(3):535-50.
  • Raska I, Novak J, Smetana K (1980). Further studies on ring shaped nucleoli and micronucleoli of peripheral lymphocytes. Folia Haematologica 107(2):185-92.
  • Raska I, Novak J, Smetana K (1981). Further ultrastructural studies on lymphocytic micronuclei. Folia Haematologica 108(3):367-77.
  • Raska I, Smetana K (1980). Limitations and possibilities of high resolution electron microscopy of biomacromolecules. Biologické listy 47(3):206-21 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Titlbach M, Boquist L, Emdin SO, Falkmer S (1982). Optical diffraction analysis of crystalline inclusions in the rough endoplasmic reticulum of islet parenchymal cells of the hagfish, Myxine glutinosa. Cell and Tissue Research 225(2):461-4.
  • Raska I, Rychter Z, Smetana K (1983). Fibrillar centres and condensed nucleolar chromatin in resting and stimulated human lymphocytes. Zeitschrift fur mikroskopisch-anatomische Forschung 97(1):15-32.
  • Raska I, Nedvidek J (1983). Ultrathin section and high-resolution electron microscopy. Ceskoslovenska fysiologie 32(3):215-36 (in Czech).
  • Armbruster BL, Wunderli H, Turner BM, Raska I, Kellenberger K (1983). Immunocytochemical localization of cytoskeletal proteins and histone 2B in isolated membrane-depleted nuclei, metaphase chromatin, and whole Chinese hamster ovary cells. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 31(12):1385-93.
  • Raska I, Armbruster BL, Frey JR, Smetana K (1983). Analysis of ring-shaped nucleoli in serially sectioned human lymphocytes. Cell and Tissue Research 234(3):707-11.
  • Raska I, Armbruster BL, Jira M, Hana I, Kaslik J, Rovensky J, Smetana K (1983). Ultrastructural localization of DNA in tissue culture cell nuclei by means of enzyme-gold and autoimmune sera-protein A-gold techniques. Biology of the Cell 48(2-3):211-4.
  • Raska I, Nedvidek J, Smetana K (1983). Progress in electron microscopy of ultrathin sections. Biologické listy 48(2):134-8 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Kostrouch Z, Valouch P, Trebichavsky I, Nedvidek J, Smetana K (1985). Preparation of colloidal gold and its macromolecular complexes. Ceskoslovenska patologie 21(1):19-27 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Kostrouch Z, Habrova V, Nedvidek J, Zatsepina OV, Neuzil A, Trebichavsky I, Koukal M, Smetana K (1985). Use of colloidal gold in ultrastructural cytochemistry. Ceskoslovenska patologie 21(1):28-37 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Cebecauer L, Lejnar J (1985). Characterization of non-specific organ autoantibodies. Casopis lekaru ceskych 124(37):1162-6 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Valouch P, Armbruster BL, Hinterberger M, Maly A, Vorlicek J, Smetana K, Kellenberger E (1985). Ultrastructural localization of rRNA in HeLa cells, rat liver cells and Xenopus laevis oocytes by means of the monoclonal antibody-protein A-gold technique. Histochemical Journal 17(8):925-38.
  • Moos J, Raska I, Sladecek F (1985). Premelanosomes in the oocytes of Triturus cristatus. Folia Morphologica (Praha) 33(1):99-102.
  • Gregor P, Jira M, Raska I, Strejcek J, Vidimsky P, Visek V, Cervenka V, Jarnik M (1987). Autoantibodies in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and their clinical significance. European Heart Journal 8(7):773-8.
  • Scheer U, Raska I (1987). Immunocytochemical localization of RNA polymerase I in the fibrillar centers of nucleoli. Chromosomes Today 9:284-94.
  • Scheer U, Messner K, Hazan R, Raska I, Hansmann P, Falk A, Spiess E, Franke WW (1987). High sensitivity immunolocalization of double and single-stranded DNA by a monoclonal antibody. European Journal of Cell Biology 43(3):358-71.
  • Korcakova L, Raska I, Kaslik J (1987). Determination of T-lymphocyte subpopulations using monoclonal antibodies bound to colloidal gold. Correlation with the double immunofluorescence technic. Casopis lekaru ceskych 126(51):1591-4 (in Czech).
  • Jira M, Gregor P, Raska I, Jarnik M, Strejcek J, Visek V (1987). Autoantibodies in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. I. Incidence of antibodies against actin. Vnitrni lekarstvi 33(10):904-9 (in Czech).
  • Gregor P, Jira M, Raska I, Strejcek J, Widimsky P, Visek V, Cervenka V, Jarnik M (1987). Autoantibodies in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. II. Relation to the clinical manifestations of the disease. Vnitrni lekarstvi 33(11):947-52 (in Czech).
  • Kostrouch Z, Felt V, Raska I, Nedvidkova J, Holeckova E (1987). Binding of (125I) triodothyronine to human peripheral leukocytes and its internalization. Experientia 43(10):1117-8.
  • Kostrouch Z, Raska I, Felt V, Nedvidkova J, Holeckova E (1987). Internalization of triiodothyronine-bovine serum a albumin-colloidal gold complexes in human peripheral leukocytes. Experientia 43(10):1119-20.
  • Raska I (1987). Immunocytochemical methods with colloidal gold. Laboratory manual of the practical course. Prague, 92 pages (in Czech).
  • Reimer GR, Raska I, Tan EM, Scheer U (1987). Human autoantibodies: probes for nucleolus structure and function. Virchows Arch B-Cell Pathology Including Molecular Pathology 54(3):131-43.
  • Cebecauer L, Raska I, Ziegler H, Poverennyj AM (1987). Antibodies to deoxyribonucleoproteins. Rheumatologia 1:13-22 (in Slovak).
  • Korcakova L, Salkova J, Lejnar J, Kaslik J, Raska I (1988). Labelling of a T lymphocyte subpopulation with monoclonal antibody bound to colloidal gold. Correlation with the indirect immunofluorescence method. Folia Biologica (Praha) 34(4):209-14.
  • Korcakova L, Kaslik J, Svobodova J, Nozickova M, Horak J, Kocandrle V, Fabian J, Raska I, Lejnar J, Frankova V, Haskova V (1988). Natural killer cells and cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus infection in cardiac graft recipients. Cor et vasa 30(6):435-41.
  • Reimer G, Raska I, Scheer U, Tan EM (1988). Immunolocalization of 7-2-ribonucleoprotein in the granular component of the nucleolus. Experimental Cell Research 176(1):117-28.
  • Raska I (1988). Electron microscopic immunocytochemistry with colloidal gold. Laboratory manual of the practical course. Prague, May 29th - June 3rd, 1988, pp. 1-110.
  • Raska I, Kostrouch Z (1988). An immunocytochemistry method for frozen ultrathin sections. Ceskoslovenska patologie 24(1):39-44 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Reimer G, Jarnik M, Kostrouch Z, Raska K, Jr (1989). Does the synthesis of ribosomal RNA take place within nucleolar fibrillar centers or dense fibrillar components? Biology of the Cell 65(1):79-82.
  • Raska I, Koberna K, Jarnik M, Petrasovicova V, Bednar J, Raska K Jr, Bravo R (1989). The ultrastructural immunolocalization of cyclin/PCNA in synchronized 3T3 cells. Experimental Cell Research 184(1):81-9.
  • Kostrouch Z, Raska I, Mandys V, Nedvidkova J (1989). Functional ultrastructure of the thyroid gland in rats. Sbornik lekarsky 91(7):8-12 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Ochs RL, Salamin-Michel L (1990). Immunocytochemistry of the cell nucleus. Electron Microscopy Reviews 3(2):301-53.
  • Raska I, Ochs RL, Andrade LEC, Chan EKL, Burlingame R, Peebles C, Gruol D, Tan EM (1990). Association between the nucleolus and the coiled body. Journal of Structural Biology 104(1-3):120-7.
  • Raska I, Petrasovicova V, Jarnik M, Cebecauer L, Lukacovicova L, Lejnar J, Viklicky V, Macha J, Jira M, Trnavsky K (1991). Autoantibodies against histones and actin determined by western blotting in patients with rheumatic diseases. Casopis lekaru ceskych 129(47):1495-500 (in Czech).
  • Raska I, Andrade LEC, Ochs RL, Chan EKL, Chang CM, Roos G, Tan EM (1991). Immunological and ultrastructural studies of the nuclear coiled body with autoimmune antibodies. Experimental Cell Research 195(1):27-37.
  • Andrade LEC, Chan EKL, Raska I, Peebles CL, Roos G, Tan EM (1991). Human autoantibody to a novel protein of the nuclear coiled body: Immunological characterization and cDNA cloning of p80-coilin. Journal of Experimental Medicine 173(6):1407-19.
  • Raska I, Michel L, Jarnik M, Dundr M, Fakan S, Gasser M, Gassmann M, Hubscher U, Izaurralde E, Martinez E, Richter A, Dubochet J (1991). Ultrastructural cryoimmunocytochemistry is a convenient tool to study DNA replication in cultured cells. Journal of Electron Microscopy Technique 18(2):91-105.
  • Raska I, Petrasovicova V, Jarnik M, Cebecauer L, Lukacovicova L, Lejnar J, Viklicky V, Macha J, Jira M, Trnavsky K (1991). Autoantibodies against histones and actin in patients with rheumatic diseases assessed by the western blot method. Czechoslovak Medicine 14(3):135-45.
  • Cebecauer L, Zeppezauer M, Lukacovicova L, Rovensky J, Buc M, Lukac J, Schonberger A, Raska I (1991). Immunologic activities of histones. Rheumatologia 2:107-15 (in Slovak).
  • Raska I, Dundr M, Koberna K (1992). Structure-function subcompartments of the mammalian cell nucleus as revealed by the electron microscopic affinity cytochemistry. Cell Biology International Reports 16(8):771-89.
  • Raska I, Dundr M (1993). Compartmentalization of the cell nucleus: Case of the nucleolus. Chromosomes Today 11:101-19.
  • Dundr M, Raska I (1993). Nonisotopic ultrastructural mapping of transcription sites within the nucleolus. Experimental Cell Research 208(1):275-81.
  • Cebecauer L, Kozakova D, Lukac J, Raska I (1993). Profil of autoantibodies in systemic sclerosis. Rheumatologia 7:117-24 (in Slovak).
  • Velicky J, Titlbach M, Dvorak R, Lustig R, Raska I, Lhotova H, Mara M, Likovsky Z (1993). Experimental Thyroiditis in guinea and rabbits. Immunization with thyroglobulin and bovine thyroid gland suspension. Functional and Developmental Morphology 3(4):259-67.
  • Strand D, Raska I, Mechler BM (1994). The Drosophila lethal(2)giant larvae tumour suppressor protein is a component of the cytoskeleton. Journal of Cell Biology 127(5):1345-60.
  • Raska I, Dundr M, Koberna K, Melcak I, Risueno MC, Torok I (1995). Does the synthesis of ribosomal RNA take place within nucleolar fibrillar centers or dense fibrillar components? A critical appraisal. Journal of Structural Biology 114(1):1-22.
  • Raska I (1995). Nuclear ultrastructures associated with the RNA synthesis and processing. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 59(1):11-26.
  • Melcak I, Risueno MC, Raska I (1996). Ultrastructural non-isotopic mapping of nucleolar transcription sites in onion protoplasts. Journal of Structural Biology 116(2):253-63.
  • Schul W, Groenhout B, Koberna K, Takagaki Y, Jenny A, Manders EMM, Raska I, van Driel R, de Jong L (1996). The RNA 3´cleavage factors CstF 64 kDa and CPSF 100kDa are concentrated in nuclear domains closely associated with coiled bodies and newly synthetized RNA. EMBO Journal 15(11):2883-92.
  • Melcak I, Raska I (1996). Structural organization of the pre-mRNA splicing commitment: a hypothesis. Journal of Structural Biology 117(3):189-94.
  • Stanek D, Vencovsky J, Kafkova J, Raska I (1997). Heterogenous nuclear ribonucleoproteins RNP C1 and C2 core proteins are targets for an autoantibody found in the serum of a patient with systemic sclerosis and psoriatic arthritis. Arthritis and Rheumatism 40(12):2172-7.
  • Velicky J, Titlbach M, Lojda Z, Jelinek F, Vobecky M, Raska I (1997). Expression of the proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) in the rat thyroid gland after exposure to bromide. Acta Histochemica 99(4):391-9.
  • Velicky J, Titlbach M, Duskova J, Vobecky M, Strbak V, Raska I (1997). Potassium bromide and the thyroid gland of the rat: morphology and immunohistochemistry, RIA and INAA analysis. Annals of Anatomy 179(5):421-31.
  • Gonzalez-Melendi P, Testillano PS, Mena CG, Muller S, Raska I, Risueno MC (1998). Histones and DNA ultrastructural distribution in plant cell nucleus: a combination of immunogold and cytochemical methods. Experimental Cell Research 242(1):45-59.
  • Velicky J, Titlbach M, Lojda Z, Duskova J, Vobecky M, Strbak V, Raska I (1998). Long-term action of potassium bromide on the rat thyroid gland. Acta Histochemica 100(1):11-23 .
  • Koberna K, Landa V, Kanka J, Pliss A, Eltsov M, Stanek D, Raska I (1998). Non-isotopic detection of nucleolar transcription in pre-implantantation mouse embryos. Reproduction Nutrition Development 38(1):117-26.
  • Raska I, Pliss A, Mandys V, Risueno MC, Lojda Z (1998). Processing of free cells for electron microscopy using a fibrin clot. Acta Histochemica 100(3):309-13.
  • Raska I, Reimer G (1999). Human autoantibodies identify a protein in dense fibrillar and granular components of the nucleolus. Acta Histochemica 101(2):157-66.
  • Koberna K, Stanek D, Malinsky J, Eltsov M, Pliss A, Ctrnacta V, Cermanova S, Raska I (1999). Nuclear organization studied with the help of a hypotonic shift: its use permits hydrophilic molecules to enter into living cells. Chromosoma 108(5):325-35.
  • Djaborkhel R, Tvrdik D, Eckschlager T, Raska I, Muller J (2000). Cyclin A down-regulation in TGF beta1-arrested follicular lymphoma cells. Experimental Cell Research 261(1):250-9.
  • Muller J, Tvrdik D, Dvorak R, Djaborkhel R, Mandys V, Bednar B, Raska I, Lojda Z (2000). Expression of beta-catenins and cadherins by follicular dendritic cells in human lymph nodes. Acta Histochemica 102(4):369-80.
  • RTestillano PS, Coronado MJ, Segui JM, Domenech J, Gonzales-Melendi P, Raska I, Risueno MC (2000). Defined nuclear changes accompany the reprogramming of the microscope to embryogenesis. Journal of Structural Biology 129(2-3):223-32.
  • Koberna K, Stanek D, Malinsky J, Ctrnacta V, Cermanova S, Novotna J, Kopsky V, Raska I (2000). In situ fluorescence visualization of bromouridine incorporated into newly transcribed nucleolar RNA. Acta Histochemica 102(1):15-20.
  • Plis A, Raska I, Eltsov M (1999). Presence of actin in nuclei of rat NBT II cells. In: Fluorescence microscopy and fluorescent probes (A. Kotyk, ed.), Espero Press, pp. 223-34.
  • Eltsov M, Grandi P, Raska I (2000). Ultrastructural characterization of RPA-containing domains in nuclei assembled in Xenopus egg extracts. Journal of Structural Biology 129(2-3):211-7.
  • Raska I, Spector DL (2000). An "Eclipse" over the cell nucleus at the turn of the century. Journal of Structural Biology 129(2-3):101.
  • Raska I (2000). Targeting signal in proteins. A structural signal information in the sequence of amino acids. Vesmír 79(1):24-5 (in Czech).
  • Raska I (2000). Cell nucleus. How to manufacture a protein and not to entangle. Vesmír 79(10):562-72 (in Czech).
  • Stanek D, Kiss T, Raska I (2000). Pre-ribosomal RNA is processed in permeabilised cells at the site transcription. European Journal of Cell Biology 79(3):202-7.
  • Melcak I, Cermanova S, Jirsova K, Koberna K, Malinsky J, Raska I (2000). Nuclear pre-mRNA compartmentalization: Traffiking of released transcripts to splicing factor reservoirs. Molecular Biology of the Cell 11(2):497-510.
  • Raska I, Aebi U, Earnshaw WC (2000). An eclipse over the cell nucleus functional organization of the cell nucleus Prague, August 9-12, 1999. EMBO Journal 19(15):3843-8.
  • Benoist P, Feau P, Pliss A, Vorisek J, Antonelli R, Raska I, Denis-Duphil M (2000). The yeast Ura2 protein that catalyses the first two steps of pyrimidines biosynthesis accumulates not in the nucleus but in the cytoplasm, as shown by immunocytochemistry and Ura2-green fluorescent protein mapping. Yeast 16(14): 1299-312.
  • Grandi P, Eltsov M, Nielsen I, Raska I (2001). DNA double-strand breaks induce formation of RP-A/Ku foci on in vitro reconstituted Xenopus sperm nuclei. Journal of Cell Science 114(Pt18):3345-57.
  • Malinsky J, Koberna K, Stanek D, Masata M, Votruba I, Raska I (2001). The supply of exogenous deoxyribonucleotides accelerates the speed of the replication fork in early S-phase. Journal of Cell Science 114(Pt 4):747-50.
  • Stanek D, Koberna K, Pliss A, Malinsky J, Masata M, Vecerova J, Risueno MC, Raska I (2001). Non-isotopic mapping of ribosomal RNA synthesis and processing in the nucleolus. Chromosoma 110(7):460-70.
  • Melcak I, Melcakova S, Kopsky V, Vecerova J, Raska I (2001). Prespliceosomal assembly on microinjected precursor mRNA takes place in nuclear speckles. Molecular Biology of the Cell 12(2):393-406.
  • Raska I (2001). Opportunities in molecular medicine, with an emphasis on the situation of young scientists. In: Perspectives of Science in Central and Eastern Europe,Q. Schiermeier and J. Ockenden, eds. NATO Science Series, V. Science and Technology Policy-Vol. 35. IOS Press, Amsterdam, pp. 69-74. ISBN:1 58603 198 8.
  • Stokrova J, Korb J, Pliss A, Raska I, Stulik J, Dvorakova M (2002). Overexpression of v-myb oncogene or c-myb proto-oncogene in insect cells: characterization of newly induced nucleolus-like structures accumulating Myb protein. International Journal of Molecular Medicine 9(5):547-54.
  • Koberna K, Malinsky J, Pliss A, Masata M, Vecerova J, Fialova M, Bednar, Raska I (2002). Ribosomal genes in focus: new transcripts label the dense fibrillar components and form clusters indicative of "Christmas trees" in situ. Journal of Cell Biology 157(5):743-8. Erratum in: Journal of Cell Biology 2002, 158(2):369.
  • Kopsky V, Vecerova J, Melcak I, Pliss A, Stulik J, Koberna K, Tomsikova L, Raska I (2002). An ATP-dependent step is required for the translocation of microinjected precursor mRNA into nuclear speckles. Folia Biologica (Prague) 48(2):69-72.
  • Politi V, Perini G, Trazzi S, Pliss A, Raska I, Earnshaw WC, Della Valle G (2002). CENP-C binds the alpha-satellite DNA in vivo at specific centromere domains. Journal of Cell Science 115 (Pt11):2317-27.
  • Raska I, Aebi U (2002). EMBO workshop "The Functional organization of the cell nucleus" held in Prague, Czech Republic, April 18 to 21, 2002. Journal of Structural Biology 140(1-3):1-2.
  • Tvrdik D., Djaborkhel R., Nagy A, Eckschlager T, Raska I, Muller J (2002). Cyclin D-cdk6 complex is targeted by p21(WAF) in growth-arrested lymphoma cells. Journal of Structural Biology 140(1-3):49-56.
  • Kucharova-Mahmood S, Raska I, Mechler BM, Farkas R (2002). Temporal regulation of Drosophila salivary gland degenerationby the Broad-Complex translation factors. Journal of Structural Biology 140(1-3):67-78.
  • Malinsky J, Koberna K, Bednar J, Stulik J, Raska I (2002). Searching for active ribosomal genes in situ: light microscopy in light of the electron beam. Journal of Structural Biology 140(1-3):227-31.
  • Raska I (2003). Oldies but goldies: searching for Christmas trees within the nucleolar architecture. Trends in Cell Biology 13(10):517-25.
  • Raska I (2003). Searching for Active Ribosomal Genes. In: Progress in Molecular and Subcellular Biology, P. Jeanteur (Ed.): RNA Trafficking and Nuclear Structure Dynamics. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 23-56. ISBN:3-540-40451-1.
  • Velicky J, Titlbach M, Lojda Z, Duskova J, Vobecky M, Raska I (2004). The effect of bromide on the ultrastructure of rat thyrocytes. Annals of Anatomy 186(3):209-16.
  • Vecerova J, Koberna K, Malinsky J, Soutoglou E, Sullivan T, Stewart CL, Raska I, Misteli T (2004). Formation of nuclear splicing factor compartments is independent of lamins A/C. Molecular Biology of the Cell 15(11):4904-10.
  • Raska I, Koberna K, Malinsky J, Fidlerova H, Masata M (2004). The nucleolus and transcription of ribosomal genes. Biology of the Cell 96(8):579-94.
  • Bednar J, Stanek D, Koberna K, Raska I (2004). Today’s microscopy in biomedicine. Vesmír 83(10):571-85 (in Czech).
  • Pliss A, Koberna K, Vecerova J, Malinsky J, Masata M, Fialova M, Raska I, Berezney R (2005). Spatio-temporal dynamics at rDNA foci: Global switsching between DNA replication and transcription. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 94(3):554-65.
  • Fidlerova H, Masata M, Malinsky J, Fialova M, Cvackova Z, Louzecka A, Koberna K, Berezney R, Raska I (2005). Replication-coupled modulation of early replicating chromatin domains detected by anti-actin antibody. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 94(5):899-916.
  • Koberna K, Ligasova A, Malunsky J, Pliss A, Siegel AJ, Cvackova Z, Fidlerova H, Masata M, Fialova M, Raska I, Berezney R (2005). Electron microscopy of DNA replication in 3-D: Evidence of similar-sized replication foci throught S-phase. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 94(1):126-38.
  • Stavreva DA, Kawasaki M, Dundr M, Koberna K, Muller WG, Tsujimura-Takahashi T, Komatsu W, Hayano T, Isobe T, Raska I, Misteli T, Takahashi N, McNally JG (2006). Potential roles for ubiquitin and the proteasome during ribosome biogenesis. Molecular and Cellular Biology 26(13):5131-45. Erratum in: Molecular and Cellular Biology 2006, 26(16):6308.
  • Masata M, Malinsky J, Fidlerova H, Smirnov E, Raska I (2005). Dynamics of replication foci in early S phase as visualized by cross-correlation function. Journal of Structural Biology 151(1):61-8.
  • Raska I, Shaw PJ, Cmarko D (2006). Structure and function of the nucleolus in the spotlight. Current Opinion in Cell Biology 18, 325-34.
  • Raska I, Shaw PJ, Cmarko D (2006). New insights into nucleolar architecture and activity. International Review of Cytology - A Survey of Cell Biology 255:177-235.
  • Gruenbaum Y, Raska I, Herrmann H (2006). The cell nucleus taking centre stage-Workshop on the Functional Organization of the Cell Nucleus. EMBO Reports 7(12):1211-5.
  • Raska I, Ruzickova S (2006). Autoantibody recognition of macromolecular structures and their subunits. Chapter 16. In: Pollard, Kenneth Michael (Ed.) Autoantibodies and Autoimmunity: Molecular Mechanisms in Health and Disease. WILEY-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, pp. 353-377. ISBN:3-527-31141-6.
  • Smirnov E, Kalmarova M, Koberna K, Zemanova Z, Malinsky J, Masata M, Cvackova Z, Michalova K, Raska I (2006). NORs and their transcription competence during the cell cycle. Folia Biologica (Praha) 52(3):59-70.
  • Kovacikova M, Raska I, Mateasik A, Chase BA, Farkas R (2006). Binding of doa kinase to specific loci in polythene chromosomes of Drosophila melanogaster. Endocrine Regulations 40(1):21-7.
  • Kalmarova M, Smirnov E, Masata M, Koberna K, Ligasova A, Popov A, Raska I (2007). Positioning of NORs and NOR-bearing chromosomes in relation to nucleoli. Journal of Structural Biology 160(1):49-56.
  • Raska I (2007). Nucleolus: Not only a ribosome factory. Bulletin GA CR 4-5:14-6 (in Czech).
  • Galiova G, Bartova E, Raska I, Krejci J, Kozubek S (2008). Chromatin changes induced by lamin A/C deficiency and the histone deacetylase inhibitor trichostatin A. European Journal of Cell Biology 87(5):291-303.
  • Raska I (2008). The Participation of Professor Karel Raška in the Smallpox Eradication Campaign. In: Mikuláš, D. et al. (ed.). Proceedings of the 24th World Congress of the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences (SVU), September 8-14, 2008 in Ružomberok, Slovakia. Žilina University, EDIS, Vol. II, pp. 59-71. ISBN 978-80-554-0163-8.
  • Solis MT, Pintos B, Prado MJ, Bueno MA, Raska I, Risueno MC, Testillano PS (2008). Early markers of in vitro microspore reprogramming to embryogenesis in olive (Olea europaea L.). Plant Science 174(6):597-605.
  • Cvackova Z, Albring KF, Koberna K, Ligasova A, Huber O, Raska I, Stanek D (2008). Pontin is localized in nucleolar fibrillar centers. Chromosoma 117(5):487-97.
  • Raska I (2008). New view on a formation of nuclear bodies. Vesmír 87(12):824 (in Czech).
  • Kalmarova M, Smirnov E, Kovacik L, Popov A, Raska I (2008). Positioning of the NOR-bearing chromosomes in relation to nucleoli in daughter cells after mitosis. Physiological Research 57(3):421-25.
  • Marella NV, Zeitz MJ, Malyavantham KS, Pliss A, Matsui SI, Goetze S, Bode J, Raska I, Berezney R (2008). Ladder-like amplification of the type I interferon gene cluster in the human osteosarcoma cell line MG63. Chromosome Research 16(8):1177-92.
  • Cvackova Z, Masata M, Stanek D, Fidlerova H, Raska I (2009). Chromatin position in human HepG2 cells: Although being non-random, significantly changed in daughter cells. Journal of Structural Biology 165(2):107-17.
  • Ligasova A, Raska I, Koberna K (2009). Organization of human replicon: singles or zipping couples? Journal of Structural Biology 165(3):204-13.
  • Zeitz MJ, Marella NV, Malyavantham KS, Goetze S, Bode J, Raska I, Berezney R (2009). Organization of the amplified type I interferon gene cluster and associated chromosome regions in the interphase nucleus of human osteosarcoma cells. Chromosome Research 17(3):305-19.
  • Farkas R, Kovacikova M, Liszekova D, Beno M, Danis P, Rabinow L, Chase BA, Raska I (2009). Exploring some of the physico-chemical properties of the Lammer protein kinase Doa of Drosophila. Fly (Austin) 3(2):130-42.
  • Raska I (2009). How to buy electron microscope alias investment with debate. Vesmír 88(4):262-4 (in Czech).
  • Raska I (2009). Dnešní mikroskopie v biomedicíně: Tak trochu jinak. Today´s microscopy in biomedicine: somewhat different view. Ceskoslovenská fyziologie 58:4-14 (in Czech).
  • Fidlerova H, Kalinova J, Blechova M, Velek J, Raska I (2009). A new epigenetic marker: The replication-coupled, cell cycle-dependent, dual modification of the histone H4 tail. Journal of Structural Biology 167(1):76-82.
  • Bartova E, Horakova AH, Uhlirova R, Raska I, Galiova G, Orlova D, Kozubek S (2010). Structure and epigenetics of nucleoli in comparison with non-nucleolar compartments. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 58(5):391-403.
  • Raska I (2010). Importance of molecular cell biology investigations in human medicine in the story of the Hutchinson Gilford progeria syndrome. Interdisciplinary Toxicology 3(3):89-93.
  • Smirnov E, Cmarko D, Kovacik L, Hagen GM, Popov A, Raska O, Prieto JL, Ryabchenko B, Amim F, McStay B, Raska I (2011). Replication timing of pseudo-NORs. Journal of Structural Biology 173(2):213-8.
  • Masata M, Juda P, Raska O, Cardoso MC, Raska I (2011). A fraction of MCM 2 proteins remains associated with replication foci during a major part of S-phase. Folia Biologica (Praha) 57(1):3-11.
  • Seguí-Simarro JM, Corral-Martínez P, Corredor E, Raska I (2011), Testillano PS, Risueno MC. A change of developmental program induces the remodeling of the interchromatin domain during microspore embryogenesis in Brassica napus L. Journal of Plant Physiology 168(8):746-57.
  • Krizek P, Raska I, Hagen GM (2011). Minimizing detection errors in single molecule localization microscopy. Optics Express 19(4):3226-35.
  • Smigová J, Juda P, Cmarko D, Raska I (2011). Fine structure of the "PcG body" in human U-2 OS cells established by correlative light-electron microscopy. Nucleus 2(3):219-28.
  • Meshorer E, Herrmann H, Raska I (2011). Nuclear visions enhanced: chromatin structure, organization and dynamics. EMBO Reports 12(8):748-50.
  • Raska I, Gruenbaum Y, Hermann H, Neugebauer K (2011). Chromatin organization, structure and dynamics. Nucleus 2(5):331.
  • Farkas R, Kucharova-Mahmood S, Mentelova L, Juda P, Raska I, Mechler BM (2011). Cytoskeletal proteins regulate chromatin access of BR-C transcription factor and Rpd3-Sin3A histone deacetylase complex in Drosophila salivary glands. Nucleus 2(5):489-99.
  • Stixová L, Matula P, Kozubek S, Gombitová A, Cmarko D, Raška I, Bártová E (2012). Trajectories and nuclear arrangement of PML bodies are influenced by A-type lamin deficiency. Biology of the Cell 104(7):418-32.
  • Korcekova D, Gombitova A, Raska I, Cmarko D, Lanctot C (2012). Nucleologenesis in the Caenorhabditis elegans Embryo. PLoS One 7(7):e40290.
  • Krizek P, Raska I, Hagen GM (2012). Flexible structured illumination microscope with a programmable illumination array. Optics Express 20(22):24585-99.
  • Popov A, Smirnov E, Kováčik L, Raška O, Hagen G, Stixová L, Raška I (2013). Duration of the first steps of the human rRNA processing. Nucleus 4(2):134-41.
  • Šmigová J, Juda P, Bártová E, Raška I (2013). Dynamics of Polycomb chromatin domains under conditions of increased molecular crowding. Biol Cell. 2013 Aug 12. doi: 10.1111/boc.201300022.
  • Kováčik L, Kereïche S, Höög JL, Jůda P, Matula P, and Raška I.(2014). A simple Fourier filter for suppression of the missing wedge ray artefacts in single-axis electron tomographic reconstructions. Accepted to Journal of Structural biology. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsb.2014.02.004, accepted 2014.