Research Associate
Laboratry for Molecular Biomedicine

Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering (IMGGE),
University of Belgrade

V. Stepe 444a, P.Fah 23, 11010 Belgrade, Serbia

Mobile: +381 65 397 64 45                          

Phone: +381 11 397 64 45

Fax:    +381 11 397 58 08

E-mail: xxx@imgge.bg.ac.rs

EDUCATION

2012 - PhD in Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering, Faculty of Biology (FB), UB (Molecular basis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia: correlation between the immunoglobulin heavy chain mutational status and the expression of apoptotic genes)

2004 - B.Sc. in Molecular Biology and Physiology, FB, University of Belgrade

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2013 -  Research Associate, Laboratory for Molecular Biomedicine,IMGGE

2007 - 2013   Research Assistant, Laboratory for Molecular Biomedicine, IMGGE

2006 - 2007   Research Trainee, Laboratory for Molecular Biomedicine,  IMGGE

CAREER HISTORY

2006 - Laboratory for Molecular Biomedicine

RESEARCH INTEREST

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the mutational status and gene repertoire of immunoglobulun heavy variable gene rearrangements, expression of apoptotic genes in CLL

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Spasovski, V., Tosic, N., Nikcevic, G., Stojiljkovic, M., Zukic, B., Radmilovic, M., Karan-Djurasevic, T.Srzentic, S., Colovic, M. and Pavlovic, S.(2013) The influence of novel transcriptional regulatory element in intron 14 on the expression of Janus kinase 2 gene in myeloproliferative neoplasms, J App Genet 54, 21-26.

Karan-Djurasevic, T., Palibrk, V., Zukic, B., Spasovski, V., Glumac, I., Colovic, M., Colovic, N., Jurisic, V., Scorilas, A., Pavlovic, S. and Tosic, N. Expression of Bcl2L12 in chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients: association with clinical and molecular prognostic markers, Medical Oncology30, 405.

Kuzmanovic, A., Tosic, N., Colovic, N., Karan-Djurasevic, T., Spasovski, V., Radmilovic, M., Nikcevic, G., Suvajdzic-Vukovic, N., Tomin, D., Vidovic, A., Virijevic, M., Pavlovic, S. and Colovic, M. (2012) Prognostic impact of NPM1 mutations in Serbian adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia, Acta Haematologica 128, 203-212.

Karan-Djurasevic, T., Palibrk, V., Kostic, T., Spasovski, V., Nikcevic, G., Srzentic, S., Colovic, M., Colovic, N., Vidovic,  A., Antic, D., Mihaljevic, B., Pavlovic, S. and Tosic, N. (2012) Mutational status and gene repertoire of IGHV-IGHD-IGHJ rearrangements in Serbian patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia 12, 252-260.

Antic, D., Mihaljevic, B., Cokic, V., Dencic Fekete, M., Karan-Djurasevic, T., Pavlovic, S., Milic, N. and Elezovic, I. (2011) Patients with early stage chronic lymphocytic leukemia: new risk stratification based on molecular profiling, Leukemia and Lymphoma 52, 1394-1397.