Cech, Gábor Dr.

Cech, Gábor Dr. senior research fellow

Senior research fellow


biologist, MSc; Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, 2002

Academic degree: 

PhD (biology), Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, 2012

Fields of interest: 

parasitology, molecular biology, molecular phylogenetics, taxonomy

Hungarian Society of Parasitologists
European Association of Fish Pathologists
Scientific awards, grants: 
Excellent Student of the Faculty, Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, 2002
National Scientific Students’ Association Conference (OTDK), Biology, Hydrobiology Section 2, first place, 2003
Bolyai Scholarship, 2015
Selected publications: 

Molnár K, Gibson D I, Majoros G, Székely C, Sándor D, Cech G (2016) Malformations of the gill filaments of the ruffe Gymnocephalus cernuus (L.) (Pisces) caused by echinostomatid metacercariae. J Fish Dis. Article first published online: 18 APR 2016, doi: 10.1111/jfd.12469

Cech G, Borzák R, Molnár K, Székely Cs (2015) Three new species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae) infecting the common nase Chondrostoma nasus (L.) in the River Danube. Syst Parasitol. 92: 101-111. doi: 10.1007/s11230-015-9589-5

Molnár K, Gibson DI, Cech G, Papp M, Deák-Paulus P, Juhász L, Tóth N, Székely Cs (2015) The occurrence of Petasiger metacercariae (Digenea) in an unusual site, within the lateral line scales of cyprinid fishes. Folia Parasit. 62: 017. doi: 10.14411/fp.2015.017

Székely C, Molnár K, Cech G (2015) Description of Myxobolus balatonicus sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae from the common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.). Syst Parasitol. 91: 71-79. doi: 10.1007/s11230-015-9560-5

Székely C, Cech G, Chaudhary A, Borzák R, Singh HS, Molnár K (2015) Myxozoan infections of the three Indian major carps in fish ponds around Meerut, UP, India, with descriptions of three new species, Myxobolus basuhaldari sp. n., M. kalavatiae sp. n. and M. meerutensis sp. n., and the redescription of M. catlae and M. bhadrensis. Parasitol Res. 114(4): 1301-1311. doi: 10.1007/s00436-014-4307-9

Székely Cs, Borkhanuddin MH, Cech G, Kelemen O, Molnár K (2014) Life cycles of three Myxobolus spp. from cyprinid fishes of Lake Balaton, Hungary involve triactinomyxon-type actinospores. Parasitol Res. 113: 2817-2825. doi: 10.1007/s00436-014-3942-5

Cech G, Molnár K, Székely Cs (2012) Molecular genetic studies on morphologically indistinguishable Myxobolus spp. infecting cyprinid fishes, with the description of three new species, M. alvarezae sp. n., M. sitjae sp. n. and M. eirasianus sp. nov. Acta Parasitol. 57(4): 354-366. doi: 10.2478/s11686-012-0045-2

Székely Cs, Shaharom-Harrison F, Cech G, Mohamed K, Molnár K (2009) Myxozoan pathogens of Malaysian fishes cultured in ponds and net-cages.Dis Aquat Organ. 83(1): 49-57. doi:10.3354/dao01990

Székely Cs, Shaharom-Harrison F, Cech G, Ostoros Gy, Molnár K (2009) Myxozoan infections in fishes of the Tasik Kenyir Water Reservoir, Terengganu, Malaysia. Dis Aquat Organ. 83(1): 37-48. doi:10.3354/dao01991

Molnár K, Cech G, Székely C (2008) Infection of the heart of the common bream, Abramis brama (L.), with Myxobolus s.l. dogieli (Myxozoa, Myxobolidae). J Fish Dis. 31(8): 613-620. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2761.2008.00904.x

Publications and citations (MTMT): 

MTMT ID: 10014079