Selected publications


Chumová J., Trögelová L., Kourová H., Volc J., Sulimenko V., Halada P., Kučera O., Benada O., Kuchařová A., Klebanovych A., Dráber P., Daniel G., Binarová P.: γ-Tubulin has a conserved intrinsic property of self-polymerization into double stranded filaments and fibrillar networks. BBA Mol. Cell Res.: in press, 2018.

Krivosudský O., Dráber P., Cifra M.: Resolving controversy of unusually high refractive index of tubulin. Europhys. Lett. 117: e38003, 2017. pdf

Ghaly P.E., Churchill C.D.M., El-Magd R.M A., Hájková Z., Dráber P., West F.G., Tuszynski J.A: Synthesis and biological evaluation of simplified noscapine analogues as microtubule binding agents. Can. J. Chem. 95: 649-655, 2017. pdf

Dráberová E., Sulimenko V., Vinopal S., Sulimenko T., Sládková V.,  D’Agostino L., Sobol M., Hozák P., Křen L., Katsetos CD., Dráber P.: Differential expression of human γ-tubulin isotypes during neuronal development and oxidative stress points to γ-tubulin 2 prosurvival function. FASEB J.  31: 1828-1848, 2017. pdf

Sulimenko V., Hájková Z., Klebanovych A., Dráber P.: Regulation of microtubule nucleation mediated by γ-tubulin complexes (Review). Protoplasma 254: 1187-1199, 2017. pdf

Nejedlá M., Sadi S., Sulimenko V., de Almeida F.N., Blom H., Dráber P., Aspenström P, Karlsson R.: Profilin connects actin assembly with microtubule dynamics. Mol. Biol. Cell. 27: 2381-2393, 2016. pdf

Černohorská M., Sulimenko V., Hájková Z., Sulimenko T., Sládková V., Vinopal S., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: GIT1/βPIX signaling proteins and PAK1 kinase regulate microtubule nucleation. BBA Mol. Cell Res. 1863: 1282-1297, 2016. pdf


Dráberová E., D’Agostino, L., Caracciolo V., Sládková V., Sulimenko T., Sulimenko V., Sobol M., Maounis N.F., Tzelepis E.G., Mahera E., Křen L, Legido A., Giordano A., Mörk S., Hozák P., Dráber P. Katsetos C.D: Overexpression and nucleolar localization of  small complex proteins GCP2 and GCP3 in glioblastoma. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 74: 723-742, 2015. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Reginato M.J., Baas P.W., D’Agostino L., Legido A., Tuszyński J., Dráberová, E., Dráber, P.: Emerging microtubule targets in glioma therapy (Review). Semin. Pediat. Neurol. 22: 49-72, 2015. pdf

Sulimenko V., Hájková Z., Černohorská M., Sulimenko T., Sládková V.,  Dráberová L., Vinopal S., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: Microtubule nucleation in mouse bone-marrow derived mast cells is regulated by concerted action of GIT1/βPIX proteins and calcium. J. Immunol. 194: 4099-4111, 2015. pdf

Dráber P., Dráber Pe.: Membrane-cytoskeleton dynamics in the course of mast cell activation. Methods Mol. Biol. 1220: 219-237, 2015. pdf

Stegurová L., Dráberová E., Bartoš A., Dráber P., Dráber Pe.: Gold-nanoparticle-based immuno-PCR for detection of tau protein in cerebrospinal fluid. J. Immunol. Methods 406: 137-142, 2014. pdf

Bambousková M., Hájková Z.,  Dráber P., Dráber Pe.: Microscopy assays for evaluation of mast cell migration and chemotaxis. Methods Mol. Biol. 1192:161-167, 2014. pdf

Dráber P., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T. Dráberová E.: Stabilization of protein by freeze-drying in the presence of trehalose: a case study of tubulin. Methods Mol. Biol. 1129: 443-458, 2014. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Anni H., Dráber P.: Mitochondrial dysfunction in gliomas (Review). Semin. Pediat. Neurol.  20: 216-227, 2013. pdf

Dráberová E., Stegurová L., Sulimenko V., Hájková Z., Dráber Pe., Dráber P.: Quantitation of alpha-tubulin isotypes by sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with biotinyl-tyramide signal amplification or immuno-PCR. J. Immunol. Methods 395: 63-70, 2013. pdf

Dráber P., Sulimenko V., Dráberová E.: Cytoskeleton in mast cell signaling. Front. Immunol. 3: 130, 2012. pdf

Maounis N.F., Dráberová E., Mahera E., Chorti M., Caracciolo V., Sulimenko T., Riga D., Trakas N., Emmanuilidou A., Giordano A., Dráber P., Katsetos CD.: Overexpression of γ-tubulin in non-small cell lung cancer. Histol. Histopathol. 27: 1183-1194, 2012. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Dráber P.: Tubulins as therapeutic targets in cancer: from bench to bedside. Curr. Pharm. Design 18: 2778-2792, 2012. pdf

Vinopal S., Černohorská M, Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Vosecká V., Flemr M., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: γ-Tubulin 2 nucleates microtubules and is downregulated in mouse early embryogenesis. PLoS ONE 7: e29919, 2012. pdf

Dráber P., Dráberová E.: Microtubules. In: The Cytoskeleton and Human Disease. Ed: M. Kavallaris, Humana Press (New York, NY) ISBN 978-1-61779-787-3, pp 29-54, 2012. pdf

Hořejší B., Vinopal S., Sládková V., Dráberová E., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Vosecká V., Philimonenko A., Hozák P., Katsetos C.D., Dráber P.: Nuclear γ-tubulin associates with nucleoli and interacts with tumor suppressor protein C53. J. Cell Physiol. 227: 367-382, 2012. pdf

Dráberová E., Vinopal S., Morfini G., Liu P.S., Sládková V., Sulimenko T.,  Burns M.R., Solowska J., Kulandaivel K., de Chadarévian J.-P., Legido A., Mörk S.J., Janáček J., Baas P.W., Dráber P., Katsetos C.D.: Microtubule-severing ATPase spastin in glioblastoma: increased expression in human glioblastoma cell lines and inverse roles in cell motility and proliferation. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 70: 811-826, 2011. pdf

Katsetos CD., Dráber P., Kavallaris M.: Targeting βIII-tubulin in glioblastoma multiforme: from cell biology and histopathology to cancer therapeutics. Anti-Cancer Agents Med. Chem. 11: 719-728, 2011. pdf

Hájková Z., Bugajev V., Dráberová E., Vinopal S., Dráberová L., Janáček J., Dráber Pe, Dráber P.: STIM1-directed reorganization of microtubules in activated mast cells. J. Immunol. 186: 913-923, 2011. pdf


Blume Y., Yemets A., Sheremet Y., Nyporko A., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Dráber P: Exposure of beta-tubulin regions defined by antibodies on an Arabidopsis thaliana microtubule protofilament model and in the cells. BMC Plant Biol. 10:29, 2010. pdf

Caracciolo V., D’Agostino L., Dráberová E., Sládková V., Crozier-Fitzgerald C., Agamanolis D.P., de Chadarévian J.P., Legido A., Giordano A., Dráber P., Katsetos C.D.: Differential expression and cellular distribution of γ-tubulin and βIII-tubulin in medulloblastomas and human medulloblastoma cell lines. J. Cell Physiol. 223: 519-29, 2010. pdf

Dráberová E., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Böhm K.J., Dráber P.: Recovery of tubulin functions after freeze-drying in the presence of trehalose. Anal. Biochem. 397: 67-72, 2010. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Dráberová E., Legido A., Dráber P.: Tubulin targets in the pathobiology and therapy of glioblastoma multiforme. II. γ-Tubulin. J. Cell Physiol. 221: 514-520, 2009. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Dráberová E., Legido A., Dumontet C., Dráber P.: Tubulin targets in the pathobiology and therapy of glioblastoma multiforme. I. class III β-tubulin. J. Cell Physiol. 221: 505-513, 2009. pdf

Binarová P., Cenklová V., Pochylová Ž., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: Gamma-tubulins and their functions in plant cells. In: The Plant Cytoskeleton. Eds: Y.B. Blume, V.W. Baird, A.I. Yemets. D. Breviario. Springer Verlag, ISBN: 987-1-4020-8841-4, pp 23-43, 2008.

Blume Y., Yemets A., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Chan J., Lloyd C., Dráber P.: Tyrosine phosphorylation of plant tubulin. Planta 229:143–150, 2008. pdf

Macůrek L., Dráberová E., Richterová V., Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Dráberová L., Marková V., Dráber P.: Regulation of microtubule nucleation from membranes by complexes of membrane-bound γ-tubulin with Fyn kinase and phosphoinositide 3-kinase. Biochem J. 416:421-430, 2008. pdf

Dráberová E., Del Valle L., Gordon J., Marková V., Šmejkalová B., Bertrand L., de Chadarévian J.P., Agamanolis, D.P., Legido A., Khalili K., Dráber P., Katsetos C.D.: Class III β-tubulin is constitutively coexpressed with glial fibrillary acidic protein and nestin in midgestational human fetal astrocytes: implications for phenotypic identity. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 67: 341-354, 2008. pdf

Pěknicová J., Pexidrová M., Kubátová A., Koubek P., Teplá O., Sulimenko T., Dráber P.: Expression of beta-tubulin epitope in human sperm with pathological spermiogram. Fertil. Steril. 88: 1120-1128, 2007. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Dráberová E., Šmejkalová B., Reddy G., Bertrand L., de Chadarévian J.P., Legido A., Nissanov J., Baas P.W., Dráber P.: Class III ß-tubulin and γ-tubulin are co-expressed and form complexes in human glioblastoma cells. Neurochem. Res. 32: 1387-1398, 2007. pdf

Sulimenko V., Dráberová E., Sulimenko T., Macůrek L., Richterová V., Dráber Pe., Dráber P.: Regulation of microtubule formation in activated mast cells by complexes of γ-tubulin with Fyn and Syk kinases. J. Immunol. 176: 7243-7253, 2006. pdf

Katsetos C.D., Reddy G., Dráberová E., Šmejkalová B., Del Valle L., Ashraf Q., Tadevosyan A., Yelin K., Maraziotis T., Mishra O.P., Mörk S., Legido A., Nissanov J., Baas P.W., de Chadarévian J.P., Dráber P.: Altered cellular distribution and subcellular sorting of γ-tubulin in diffuse astrocytic gliomas and human glioblastoma cell lines. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 65: 465-477, 2006. pdf

Libusová L., Dráber P.: Multiple tubulin forms in ciliated protozoan Tetrahymena and Paramecium species. Protoplasma 227: 65-76, 2006. pdf


Libusová L., Sulimenko T., Sulimenko V.,Janisch R., Hozák P., Dráber P.: Distinct localization of a beta-tubulin epitope in the Tetrahymena thermophila and Paramecium caudatum cortex. Protoplasma 225: 157–167, 2005. pdf

Kukharskyy V., Sulimenko V., Macůrek L., Sulimenko T., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: Complexes of gamma-tubulin with nonreceptor protein tyrosine kinases Src and Fyn in differentiating P19 embryonal carcinoma cells. Exp. Cell Res. 298: 218-228, 2004. pdf

Sulimenko T., Dráber P.: A fast and simple dot-immunobinding assay for quantification of mouse immunoglobulins in hybridoma culture supernatants. J. Immunol. Meth. 289: 89-95, 2004. pdf

Libusová L., Sulimenko T., Sulimenko V., Hozák P., Dráber P: Gamma-tubulin in Leishmania: cell cycle-dependent changes in subcellular localization and heterogeneity of its isoforms. Exp. Cell Res. 295: 375-386, 2004. pdf

Porchet R., Probst A., Bouras C., Dráberová E., Dráber P., Riederer B.M.: Analysis of glial acidic fibrillary protein in the human entorhinal cortex during aging and in Alzhemier's disease. Proteomics 3: 1476-1485, 2003. pdf

Porchet R., Probst A., Dráberová E., Dráber P., Riederer I.M., Riederer B.M.: Differential subcellular localization of phosphorylated neurofilament and tau proteins in degenerating neurons of the human entorhinal cortex. NeuroReport 14: 929-933, 2003. pdf

Dryková D., Cenklová V., Sulimenko V., Volc J., Dráber P., Binarová P.: Plant gamma-tubulin  interacts with alpha/beta-tubulin dimers and forms membrane-associated complexes. Plant Cell 15: 465-480, 2003. pdf

Sulimenko V., Sulimenko T., Poznanovic S., Nechiperuk-Zloy V., Böhm K., Macůrek L., Unger E., Dráber P.: Association of brain gamma-tubulin isoforms with alpha/beta-tubulin dimers. Biochem. J. 365: 889-895, 2002. pdf

Linhartová I., Novotná B., Sulimenko V., Dráberová E., Dráber P.: Gamma-tubulin in chicken erythrocytes: changes in localization during cell differentiation and characterization of cytoplasmic complexes. Develop. Dyn. 223: 229-240, 2002. pdf

Pěknicová J., Kubátová A., Sulimenko V., Dráberová E., Viklický V., Hozák P., Dráber P.: Differential subcellular distribution of tubulin epitopes in boar spermatozoa: recognition of class III beta-tubulin epitope in sperm tail. Biol. Reprod. 65: 672-679, 2001. pdf

Kratzerová L., Dráberová E., Juliano C., Viklický V., Fiori L., Cappuccinelli P., Dráber P.: Cell cycle-dependent changes in localization of 210-kDa microtubule-interacting protein and vimentin-like protein in Leishmania. Exp. Cell Res. 266: 270-278, 2001. pdf


Dráberová E., Viklický V., Dráber P.: Exposure of lumenal microtubule site after mild fixation. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 79: 982-985, 2000. pdf

Zíková M., Sulimenko V., Dráber P., and Dráberová E. Accumulation of 210 kDa microtubule-interacting protein in differentiating P19 embryonal carcinoma cells. FEBS Lett. 473:19-23, 2000. pdf

Nohýnková E., Dráber P., Reishig J., Kulda J.: Localization of gamma-tubulin in interphase and mitotic cells of a unicellular eukaryote, Giardia intestinalis. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 79: 438-445, 2000. pdf

Binarová P., Cenklová V., Hause B., Kubátová E., Lysák M., Doležel J., Bögre L., Dráber P.: Nuclear gamma-tubulin during acentriolar plant mitosis. Plant Cell 12: 433-442, 2000. pdf

Dráberová L., Dráberová E., Surviladze Z., Dráber Pe., Dráber Pa.: Protein tyrosine kinase p53/p56lyn forms complexes with gamma-tubulin in rat basophilic leukemia cells. Int. Immunol. 11:1829-1839, 1999. pdf

Linhartová I., Repitz M., Dráber P., Němec M., Wiche G., Propst F.: Conserved domains and lack of evidence for polyglutamine length polymorphism in the chicken homolog of the Machado-Joseph disease gene product ataxin-3. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1444: 299-305, 1999. pdf

Binarová P., Doležel J., Dráber P., Heberle-Bors E., Strnad M., Bögre L: Treatment of Vicia faba root tip cells with specific inhibitors to cyclin-dependent kinases leads to abnormal spindle formation. Plant J. 16: 697-707, 1998. pdf

Vavřičková P., Kohlwein S., Dráber P., Hašek J.: Accumulation of beta-tubulin-containing fibres in the cortical domain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae spheroplasts.  Protoplasma 202: 11-16, 1998. pdf

Dráberová E., Lukáš Z., Ivanyi D., Viklický V., Dráber P. Expression of class III beta-tubulin in normal and neoplastic human tissues. Histochem. Cell Biol. 109: 231-239, 1998. pdf

Binarová P., Hause B., Doležel J.,  Dráber P.: Association of gamma-tubulin with kinetochore/centromeric region of plant chromosomes. Plant J. 14: 751-757, 1998. pdf

Smertenko A., Dráber P., Viklický V., Opatrný Z.: Heat stress effects the organization of microtubules and cell division in Nicotiana tabacum cells. Plant Cell Environ. 20: 1534-1542, 1997. pdf

Smertenko A., Blume Y., Viklický V., Dráber P.: Exposure of tubulin structural domains in Nicotiana tabacum microtubules probed by monoclonal antibodies. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 72: 104-112, 1997. pdf

Nováková M., Riederer B.M., Viklický, V., Dráber P.: Distinct subcellular localization of beta-tubulin epitope in the adult mouse brain. Histochem. Cell Biol. 107: 337-344, 1997. pdf

Smertenko A., Blume Y., Viklický V., Opatrný Z, Dráber P.: Post-translational modifications and multiple tubulin isoforms in Nicotiana tabacum L. cells. Planta 201: 349-358, 1997. pdf

Nováková M., Dráberová E., Schürmann W., Czihak G., Viklický V., Dráber P.: Gamma-tubulin redistribution in taxol-treated mitotic cells probed by monoclonal antibodies. Cell Motil. Cytoskel. 33: 38-51, 1996. pdf


Riederer B.M., Dráberová E., Viklický V., Dráber P.: Changes of MAP-2 phosphorylation during brain development. J. Histochem. Cytochem. 43: 1269-1284, 1995. pdf

Dráber P., Dráberová E., Nováková: Stability of monoclonal IgM antibodies freeze-dried in the presence of trehalose. J. Immunol. Meth. 181: 37-43, 1995. pdf

Dráberová E., Dráber P.: A microtubule-interacting protein involved in coalignment of vimentin intermediate filaments with microtubules. J. Cell Sci. 106: 1263-1273, 1993. pdf

Lukáš Z., Dráber P., Buček J.,  Dráberová E., Viklický V., Doležel S.: Expression of phosphorylated high molecular weight subunit of neurofilament protein (NF-H) and vimentin in human developing dorsal root ganglia and spinal cord. Histochemistry 100: 495-502, 1993. pdf

Linhartová I., Dráberová E., Viklický V., Dráber P.: Distribution of non-class-III beta-tubulin isoforms in neuronal and non-neuronal cells. FEBS Lett. 320: 79-82, 1993. pdf

Linhartová I., Dráber P., Dráberová E., Viklický V.: Immunological discrimination of beta-tubulin isoforms in developing mouse brain. Posttranslational modification of non-class III beta-tubulins. Biochem. J. 288: 919-924, 1992. pdf

Hašek J., Jochová J., Dráber P., Viklický V., Streiblová E.: Localization of a 210 kDa microtubule-interacting protein in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Canad. J. Microbiol. 38: 149-152, 1992. pdf

Dráber P., Dráberová E., Viklický V.: Immunostaining of human spermatozoa with tubulin domain-specific monoclonal antibodies. Recognition of a unique beta-tubulin epitope in the sperm head. Histochemistry 95: 519-524, 1991. pdf

Dráber P.: Quantification of proteins in sample buffer for sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis using colloidal silver. Electrophoresis 12: 453-456, 1991. pdf


Dráber P., Vater W., Böhm K., Kuklová E., Unger E.: Inhibition of microtubule assembly in vitro by anti-tubulin monoclonal antibodies. FEBS Lett. 262: 209-211, 1990. pdf

Lukáš Z., Dráber P., Buček J., Dráberová E., Viklický V., Stašková  Z.: Expression of vimentin and glial fibrillary acidic protein in human developing spinal cord. Histochemical J. 21: 693-702, 1989. pdf

Dráber P., Dráberová  E., Linhartová I., Viklický V.: Differences in the exposure of C- and N-terminal tubulin domains in cytoplasmic microtubules detected with domain-specific monoclonal antibodies. J. Cell Sci. 92: 519-528, 1989. pdf

Mareš V., Viklický V., Gerštein L.M., Dráber P., Ciesielski-Treska J.: Immunocytochemistry and heterogeneity of rat brain vimentin. Histochemistry 88: 575-581, 1988. pdf

Dráber P., Lagunowich L.A., Dráberová E., Viklický V., Damjanov I.: Heterogeneity of tubulin epitopes in mouse fetal tissues. Histochemistry 89: 485-492, 1988. pdf

Dráber P., Leu F.-J., Viklický V., Damjanov I.: Immunohistochemical heterogeneity of alpha-tubulin in human epithelia revealed with monoclonal antibodies. Histochemistry 87: 151-155, 1987. pdf

Dráberová E., Dráber P., Viklický V.: Cellular distribution of a protein related to neuronal microtubule-associated protein MAP-2 in Leydig cells. Cell Biol. Int. Rep. 10: 881-890, 1986. pdf

Dráber P. Dráberová E., Zicconi D., Sellito C., Viklický V., Cappuccinelli P.: Heterogeneity of microtubules recognized by monoclonal antibodies to alpha-tubulin. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 41: 82-88, 1986. pdf


Dráber P., Rubino S., Dráberová E., Viklický., Cappuccinelli P.: A broad spectrum monoclonal antibody to alpha-tubulin does not recognize all protozoan tubulins. Protoplasma 128: 201-207, 1985. pdf

Hořejší V., Dráber P.: Cross-reactivity between tubulin and denaturated human serum albumin demonstrated by monoclonal antibody TU-01. Immunol. Lett. 8: 285-288, 1984. pdf

Bártek J., Viklický V., Franěk F., Angelisová P., Dráber P., Jarošíková T., Němec M., Verlová H.: Monoclonal antibodies against transferrin. Precipitating mixtures and lack of inter-species cross-reactivity. Immunol. Lett. 4: 231-235, 1982. pdf

Viklický V., Dráber P., Hašek J., Bártek J.: Production and characterization of a monoclonal antitubulin antibody. Cell Biol. Int. Rep. 6: 725-731. 1982. pdf

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