Naučni saradnik
Laboratorija za molekularnu biologiju (LMB)

Institut za molekularnu genetiku i genetičko inženjerstvo (IMGGI),
Univerzitet u Beogradu,

V. Stepe 444a, 11010 Beograd, Srbija
Tel:     +381 11 3976658
Fax:    +381 11 397 58 08
E-mail: jkusic@imgge.bg.ac.rs                                   

OBRAZOVANJE

2005 - Doktor bioloških nauka, Biološki fakultet, Univerzitet u Beogradu
1999 - Magistar bioloških nauka Biološki fakultet, Univerzitet u Beogradu
1995 - Diplomirani biolog, Biološki fakultet, Univerzitet u Beogradu

ISTRAŽIVAČKO ISKUSTVO

2005 - naučni saradnik, Institut za molekularnu genetiku i genetičko inženjerstvo, Univerzitet u Beogradu
1996 - 2005 - istraživač saradnik, Institut za molekularnu genetiku i genetičko inženjerstvo, Univerzitet u Beogradu
1995 - 1996 - istraživač pripravnik, Institut za molekularnu genetiku i genetičko inženjerstvo, Univerzitet u Beogradu

RADNO ISKUSTVO

2007 - predavač na doktorskim studijama na Biološkom fakultetu

OBLAST NAUČNOG INTERESOVANJA

Korelacija genotipa i fenotipa kod pacijenata sa hipertrofičnom kardiomiopatijom (HCM), kao i uloga proteina CARP1 u etiologiji HCM. Takođe, primena FRAP i FRET tehnika u ispitivanju dinamičkih karakteristika proteina.

ODABRANI NAUČNI RADOVI

Kovac MK, Rakicevic LB, Kusic-Tisma JS, Radojkovic DP. (2013). Pharmacogenetic tests could be helpful in predicting of VKA maintenance dose in elderly patients at treatment initiation. PubMed

Divac A, Tomic B, Kusic J.  The role of ATP in human ORC4 protein function. J Serb Chem Soc (2010) 75(3):317-322

Кusic, J., Tomic, B., Divac, A., & Kojic, S. (2010). Human initiation protein Orc4 prefers triple stranded DNA. Molecular Biology Reports, 37(5), 2317-2322.PubMed

Stankovic M, Nikolic A, Divac A, Tomovic A, Petrovic-Stanojevic N, Andjelic, M, Dopudja-Pantic V, Surlan M, Vujicic I, Ponomarev D, Mitic-Milikic M, Kusic J, Radojkovic, D. (2008). The CFTR M470V gene variant as a potential modifier of COPD severity: Study of serbian population. Genetic Testing, 12(3), 357-362 PubMed

Stefanovic D, Kusic J, Divac A, Tomic B. Formation of noncanonical DNA structures mediated by human ORC4, a protein component of the origin recognition complex. Biochemistry (2008) 47:8760-8767 PubMed

Kusic J, Kojic S, Divac A, Stefanovic D. (2005). Noncanonical DNA elements in the lamin B2 origin of DNA replication. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280(11), 9848-9854. PubMed

Radojkovic D, Kusic J. (2000). Silver staining of denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis gels. Clinical Chemistry, 46(6), 883-884. PubMed

Kusic J, Radojkovic D, Cuppens H, Jaspers M, Tomic J, Savic A. (1999). Identification of a novel mutation (525del T) in exon 4 of the CFTR gene in a patient with cystic fibrosis. Human Mutation, 14(4), 357.  PubMed