Research Trainee
Laboratory for Molecular Biology (LMB)

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

V. Stepe 444a, P.O. Box 23, 11010 Belgrade, Serbia
Mobile: +381 64  397 65 58
Phone: +381 11 397 65 58
Fax: +381 11 397 58 08
E-mail: jovanadespotovic@imgge.bg.ac.rs

EDUCATION

2015 - PhD student of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biology (FB), UB
2015 – MSc in biology, FB, UB
2014 – BSc in biology, FB, UB

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2015 - Research Trainee, IMGGE
2014 – 2015 Master thesis done at IMGGE, UB in Laboratory for Human Molecular Genetics

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Molecular basis of gastrointestinal malignant diseases,
  • mutation analysis of SMAD4 gene,
  • evaluation of toxicity of various compounds  by using zebrafish embryos model (Danio rerio) through monitoring of embryos development and survival
  • microRNAs involved in regulation of TGFβ signaling in metastatic colorectal cancer

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Jevtić B, Djedović N, Stanisavljević S, Despotović J, Miljković D, Timotijević G. Cucurbitacin E Potently Modulates the Activity of Encephalitogenic Cells. J Agric Food Chem. 2016 Jun 22;64(24):4900-7.
doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.6b00951.