Founder and CEO, TATAA BiocenterBiography
Dr Kubista is the founder and CEO of the TATAA Biocenter (www.tataa.com) and head of the department of gene expression at the institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences. He was one of the pioneers contributing to the development of quantitative real-time PCR (qPCR) and introduced qPCR for single cell expression profiling. He led the development of reagents for high throughput single cell expression profiling and quality control at TATAA. He also developed qPCR tomography for intracellular expression profiling. Kubista coauthored the Minimum Information for Publication of Quantitative Real-Time PCR Experiments (MIQE) guidelines and he is member of the CEN and ISO workgroups drafting the forthcoming technical specifications and guidelines on the preanalytical processes in molecular diagnostics.