Radek Kucera graduated from Charles University, Faculty of Pharmacy in Hradec Kralove in 1991. He took a Ph.D. degree in 2011 at Charles University, Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen. In January 2017 he finalized and defended his habilitation work and took the degree of associate professor. Nowadays, he works as a vice head of the Department of Immunochemistry Diagnostics and teaches biochemistry at the Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen. He participates in research regarding hormones, growth factors and tumor markers. He is an author of more than 60 articles with more than 190 citations in available literature, H-index 8.