Vendula Krynická
  • Laboratory of Photosynthesis, Centre Algatech, Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic, Czech Republic,
  • Plant science


PhD, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic, 2015

Current position

Postdoc, Centre Algatech, Institute of Microbiology, The Czech Academy of Science, Czech Republic


  1. 2018 Kobori TO, Uzumaki T, Kis M, Kovacs L, Domonkos I, Itoh S, Krynicka V, Kuppusamy SG, Zakar T, Dean J, Szilak L, Komenda J, Gombos Z, & Ughy B. Phosphatidyl glycerol is implicated in divisome formation and metabolic processes of cyanobacteria. Journal of plant physiology 223:96-104 
  2. 2017 Beckova M, Yu JF, Krynicka V, Kozlo A, Shao SX, Konik P, Komenda J, Murray JW, & Nixon PJ. Structure of Psb29/Thf1 and its association with the FtsH protease complex involved in photosystem II repair in cyanobacteria. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Biological Sciences 372(1730). 
  3. 2015 Krynicka, V., Shao, S., Nixon, P. J., and Komenda, J., (2015) Accessibility controls selective degradation of photosystem II subunits by FtsH protease. Nature Plants 1. 
  4. 2015 Kopecna, J., Pilny, J., Krynicka, V., Tomcala, A., Kis, M., Gombos, Z., et al., Lack of Phosphatidylglycerol Inhibits Chlorophyll Biosynthesis at Multiple Sites and Limits Chlorophyllide Reutilization in Synechocystis sp. Strain PCC 6803. Plant Physiology 169: 1307-1317. 
  5. 2014 Krynicka, V., Tichy, M., Krafl, J., Yu, J., Kana, R., Boehm, M., et al., Two essential FtsH proteases control the level of the Fur repressor during iron deficiency in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp PCC 6803. Molecular Microbiology 94: 609-624. 
  6. 2012 Boehm, M., Yu, J., Krynicka, V., Barker, M., Tichy, M., Komenda, J., et al., Subunit Organization of a Synechocystis Hetero-Oligomeric Thylakoid FtsH Complex Involved in Photosystem II Repair. Plant Cell 24: 3669-3683. 
  7. 2010 Komenda, J., Knoppova, J., Krynicka, V., Nixon, P. J., and Tichy, M., Role of FtsH2 in the repair of Photosystem II in mutants of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803 with impaired assembly or stability of the CaMn4 cluster. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Bioenergetics 1797: 566-575. 
  8. 2001 Koubova, V., Brynda, E., Karasova, L., Skvor, J., Homola, J., Dostalek, J., et al., Detection of foodborne pathogens using surface plasmon resonance biosensors. Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical 74: 100-105.