Marian Hajduch is a scientist mainly involved in molecular and translational medicine in the areas of oncology and infectious diseases. In addition to a long-term experience in project management, he led R&D and technology transfer activities, including the construction and management of large research infrastructures. He has been involved as principal investigator, investigator or clinical site manager in 12 clinical trials, and actively participated to the research and/or management of more than 40 national and international projects. Marian Hajduch published more than 250 papers, 23 books and chapters, 23 patents.
He also established one of the major cancer research foundations in Czech Republic, as well as two sister organizations performing early cancer diagnostics within Czech Republic and Slovakia. He has been involved in a spin-off company focused on manufacturing of molecular diagnostics and participated to the creation of a national network for personalized medicine and cancer management policies.
Marian is active in developing good biomarker practices and harmonization and standardization of proteomics analytical pipeline.