M.Sc. Ondřej Adamovský, Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ondřej Adamovský, Ph.D.


  • analytical determination of cyanotoxins
  • ecotoxicology of cyanotoxins in the aquatic environment




  • M.Sc. in Upper Secondary School Teacher Training in Chemistry and Biology (Faculty of Science, Masaryk University Brno, 2005)

Selected publications:

  • Jonas, A., Scholz, S., Fetter, E., Sychrova, E., Novakova, K., Ortmann, J., Benisek, M., Adamovsky, O., Giesy, J.P., Hilscherova, K. (2014): Endocrine, teratogenic and neurotoxic effects of cyanobacteria detected by cellular in vitro and zebrafish embryos assays. Chemosphere 120: 321-327.
  • Blahova, L., Adamovsky, O., Kubala, L., Svihalkova Sindlerova, L., Zounkova, R., Blaha, L. (2013): The isolation and characterization of lipopolysaccharides from Microcystis aeruginosa, a prominent toxic water bloom forming cyanobacteria. Toxicon 76: 187-196.
  • Kopp, R., Palikova, M., Adamovsky, O., Zikova, A., Navratil, S., Kohoutek, J., Mares, J., Blaha, L. (2013): Concentrations of microcystins in tissues of several fish species from freshwater reservoirs and ponds. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 185(12): 9717-9727.
  • Novakova, K., Kohoutek, J., Adamovsky, O., Brack, W., Krauss, M., Blaha, L. (2013): Novel metabolites in cyanobacterium Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii with potencies to inhibit gap junctional intercellular communication. Journal of Hazardous Materials 262: 571-579.
  • Palikova, M., Ondrackova, P., Mares, J., Adamovsky, O., Pikula, J., Kohoutek, J., Navratil, S., Blaha, L., Kopp, R. (2013): In vivo effects of microcystins and complex cyanobacterial biomass on rats (Rattus norvegicus var. alba): Changes in immunological and haematological parameters. Toxicon 73: 1-8.
  • Adamovsky, O., Palikova, M., Ondrackova, P., Zikova, A., Kopp, R., Mares, J., Pikula, J., Paskerova, H., Kohoutek J., Blaha, L. (2013): Biochemical and histopathological responses of Wistar rats to oral intake of microcystins and cyanobacterial biomass. Neuroendocrinology Letters 34(S2): 11-20.
  • Palikova, M., Adamovsky, O., Blaha, L., Mares, J., Kopp, R., Navratil, L., Cutakova, Z., Soukupova, Z., Pikula, J. (2013): Fish tapeworm Khawia sinensis: an indicator of environmental microcystins? Neuroendocrinology Letters 34(S2): 101-104.
  • Palikova, M., Navratil, S., Papezikova, I., Ambroz, P., Vesely, T., Pokorova, D., Mares, J., Adamovsky, O., Navratil, L., Kopp, R. (2012): Combined exposure of carps (Cyprinus carpio L.) to cyanobacterial biomass and white spot disease. Neuroendocrinology Letters 33(S3): 77-83.
  • Palikova, M., Mares, J., Kopp, R., Hlavkova, J., Navratil, S., Adamovsky, O., Chmelar, L., Blaha, L. (2011): Accumulation of microcystins in Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus L., and effects of a complex cyanobacterial bloom on the dietetic quality of muscles. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 87(1): 26-30.
  • Novakova, K., Babica, P., Adamovsky, O., Blaha, L. (2011): Modulation of gap-junctional intercellular communication by a series of cyanobacterial samples from nature and laboratory cultures. Toxicon 58(1): 76-84.
  • Adamovsky, O., Kopp, R., Zikova, A., Blaha, L., Kohoutek, J., Ondrackova, P., Paskerova, H., Mares, J., Palikova, M. (2011): The effect of peroral administration of toxic cyanobacteria on laboratory rats (Rattus norvegicus var. alba). Neuroendocrinology Letters 32(S1): 35-45.
  • Kohoutek, J., Adamovsky, O., Oravec, M., Simek, Z., Palikova, M., Kopp, R., Blaha, L. (2010): LC-MS analyses of microcystins in fish tissues overestimate toxin levels-critical comparison with LC-MS/MS. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 398(3): 1231-1237.
  • Pikula, J., Bandouchova, H., Hilscherova, K., Paskova, V., Sedlackova, J., Adamovsky, O., Knotkova, Z., Lany, P., Machat, J., Marsalek, B., Novotny, L., Pohanka, M., Vitula, F. (2010): Combined exposure to cyanobacterial biomass, lead and the Newcastle virus enhances avian toxicity. Science of the Total Environment 408(21): 4984-4992.
  • Blaha, L., Blahova, L., Kohoutek, J., Adamovsky, O., Babica, P., Marsalek, B. (2010): Temporal and spatial variability of cyanobacterial toxins microcystins in three interconnected freshwater reservoirs. Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society 75(9): 1303-1312.
  • Blahova, L., Babica, P., Adamovsky, O., Kohoutek, J., Marsalek, B., Blaha, L. (2008): Analyses of cyanobacterial toxins (microcystins, cylindrospermopsin) in the reservoirs of the Czech Republic and evaluation of health risks. Environmental Chemistry Letters 6(4): 223-227.
  • Paskova, V., Adamovsky, O., Pikula, J., Skocovska, B., Bandouchova, H., Horakova, J., Babica, P., Marsalek, B., Hilscherova, K. (2008): Detoxification and oxidative stress responses along with microcystins accumulation in Japanese quail exposed to cyanobacterial biomass. Science of the Total Environment 398(1-3): 34-47.
  • Hlavkova, J., Adamovsky, O., Kopp, R. (2008): Biochemical indices are modulated in fish exposed to cyanobacterial toxins (microcystins). Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis 56(5): 255-262.
  • Adamovsky, O., Kopp, R., Hilscherova, K., Babica, P., Palikova, M., Paskova, V., Navratil, S., Marsalek, B., Blaha, L. (2007): Microcystin kinetics (bioaccumulation, elimination) and biochemical responses in common carp and silver carp exposed to toxic cyanobacterial blooms. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 26(12): 2687-2693.
  • Skocovska, B., Hilscherova, K., Babica, P., Adamovsky, O., Bandouchova, H., Horakova, J., Knotkova, Z., Marsalek, B., Paskova, V., Pikula, J. (2007): Effects of cyanobacterial biomass on the Japanese quail. Toxicon 49(6): 793-803.
  • Babica, P., Kohoutek, J., Blaha, L., Adamovsky, O., Marsalek, B. (2006): Evaluation of extraction approaches linked to ELISA and HPLC for analyses of microcystin-LR, -RR and -YR in freshwater sediments with different organic material contents. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 385(8): 1545-1551.

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