Workshop - Optical Projection Tomography of Peripheral Nerves

Presented by:

Prof. MD Alberto Prats-Galino, Ph.D., Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Prof. MD Miguel A. Reina, Ph.D., Madrid–Montepríncipe University Hospital, Spain

Prof. DD Erika Cvetko, Ph.D. – University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Barbora Radochová, Ph.D. – Institute of Physiology of the CAS, Czech Republic

Ing. Martin Čapek, Ph.D. – Institute of Molecular Genetics of the CAS, Czech Republic


- Nerve microanatomy (Prof. Reina)

- Introduction to Optical Projection Tomography (OPT) (Dr. Radochová)

- Preparation of nerve tissue samples for OPT (Prof. Cvetko)

- Clearing methods applied to biological tissues (Dr. Čapek)

- 3D reconstructions of the internal structure of the nerve from OPT (Prof. Prats-Galino)

Where: Institute of Physiology of the Czech Academy of SciencesVídeňská 1083, Praha 4, 142 20, CZBuilding DAI, ground floor, Department of Biomatematics, Meeting room

When: 13th April 2018,10:00 – 12:00 (presentations),13:00 - 15:00 (practical part – limited number of participants)


No registration fee, Coffee and refreshments served

For registration please contact (deadline 10.4.18):   

For special requests contact Barbora Radochová: