Research focus

It provides biostatistical collaboration and support to medical and public health research.

The provided services are:

  • Expertise for the planning, conduct, analysis and interpretation and dissemination of research findings from clinical trials, epidemiologic and population-based studies, experiments in basic research, and other types of studies
  • Advice and support in the preparation of grant applications
  • Assistance with setup and management of high-quality databases perform regular data quality checks, data entry, and data cleaning
  • Education in the areas of study design, data collection, computerization, and statistical methods

Research objectives

  • Clinical research
  • omic data analysis
  • data management (inquiries, forms, CRFs - Fully customizable)
  • programming and analysis 
  • simulations studies
  • signal and image data analysis in relation to clinical outcomes.

Main partners

  • Statistica, StatSoft CR s.r.o, Prague, Czech Republic
  • DataFriends, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
  • Clinic of Reproductive Medicine and Gynaecology, Zlín, Czech Republic
  • Imalab s.r.o., Zlín, Czech Republic

Technological equipment

  • SW StatSoft, Inc., 2013. STATISTICA
  • SW SAS Institute Inc., 2011. Base SAS® version 9.4 
  • SW REDCap 
  • SW SPSS IBM Corp. Released in 2017. 
  • SW R Core Team (2013). 
  • SW Matlab: Mathworks. Global Optimization Toolbox
  • SW Python 3.8.5: https://www.python.org/ 

Offered services and expertise

BST is a research institute oriented to the solution of scientific projects and providing related services, especially in the field of biological and clinical data analysis, organization and management of clinical trials and syntheses.

  • Biostatistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Data management

Top publications

  • JEŽ, J., CALUORI, G., JADCZYK, T., LEHAR, F., PEŠL, M., KULÍK, T., BĚLAŠKOVÁ, S., KUBES, V., STÁREK, Z. Remotely Navigated Ablations in Ventricle Myocardium Result in Acute Lesion Size Comparable to Force-Sensing Manual Navigation. Circulation-Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 2019, 12(10), nestránkováno. ISSN 1941-3149. IF 4.393.
  • SOUČEK, F., CALUORI, G., LEHAR, F., JEŽ, J., PEŠL, M., WOLF, J., WOJTASZCZYK, A., BĚLAŠKOVÁ, S., STÁREK, Z. Bipolar ablation with contact force-sensing of swine ventricles shows improved acute lesion features compared to sequential unipolar ablation. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 2020, 31(5), 1128-1136. ISSN 1045-3873. IF 2.424.
  • BENDÍČKOVÁ, K., TIDU, F., DE ZUANI, M., HORTOVÁ KOHOUTKOVÁ, M., ANDREJČINOVÁ, I., POMPEIANO, A., BĚLAŠKOVÁ, S., FORTE, G., ZELANTE, T., FRIČ, J. Calcineurin inhibitors reduce NFAT-dependent expression of antifungal pentraxin-3 by human monocytes. Journal of leukocyte biology. 2020, 107(3), 497-508. ISSN 0741-5400. IF 3.757.
  • OLIVER DE LA CRUZ, J., NARDONE, G., VRBSKÝ, J., POMPEIANO, A., PERESTRELO, AR., CAPRADOSSI, F., MELAJOVÁ, K., FILIPENSKÝ, P., FORTE, G. Substrate mechanics controls adipogenesis through YAP phosphorylation by dictating cell spreading. BIOMATERIALS. 2019, 205(N/A), 64-80. ISSN 0142-9612. IF 10.317.
  • POMPEIANO VANÍČKOVÁ, L., POMPEIANO, A., MADERA, P., MASSAD, TJ., VAHALIK, P. Terpenoid profiles of resin in the genus Dracaena are species specific. PHYTOCHEMISTRY. 2020, 170(February), nestránkováno. ISSN 0031-9422. IF 3.044.

Other selected results

  • Device for Non-Contact Scanning and Regression of Non-Stationary Temperature Fields - Especially in Biological Objects. Covered by the Czech Patent(PV 2012-124).

Team members

  • Mgr. Bc. Silvie Bělašková, Ph.D.
  • Mgr. Veronika Bendová
  • Jaroslav Chovan, Ph.D.
  • Mgr. Jitka Glossová
  • Mgr. Petra Jobánková
  • doc. PaedDr. RNDr. Stanislav Katina, Ph.D.
  • Krč
  • Antonio Pompeiano, Ph.D.
  • Mgr. Veronika Římalová
  • MUDr. Michal Šitina, Ph.D. MSc.
  • Ing. Bohdan Tyshchenko
  • Jan Voříšek

Principal Investigator

Mgr. Bc. Silvie Bělašková, Ph.D.
Mgr. Bc. Silvie Bělašková, Ph.D.
Head of CF
Phone: +420 54 318 5482

Assistant

Mgr. Martina Petříková
Mgr. Martina Petříková
Events Specialist
Phone: +420 54 318 5548