Ana Penezić

Organisation Group: Department for Metabolism

Academic Degree: Graduated in biochemistry, MSc in Biochemistry

Current position: Research Assistant

Education: Graduated at Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade in 2010 and MSc Thesis in 2011 at Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade.

Research Field:

Part of the group investigating insulin-like growth factor, their binding proteins and receptors in different (patho)physiological states, with specail turn on IGFBP-2 and its interaction with protease inhibitor alpha-2-macroglobulin (α2M), in various metabolic disorders.

Membership in International and National Societies:

Member of the Serbian Proteomics Association (since 2017)
Member of the Serbian Biochemical society (since 2011)
Member of the Serbian Chemical society (since 2010)

Bibliography (2013-2019):

Šunderić, D. Robajac, N. Gligorijević, G. Miljuš, O. Nedić, K. Smilkov, D. Gjorgieva Ackova, V. Rudić-Grujić, A. Penezić: Is There Something Fishy About Fish Oil? Current Pharmaceutical Design 07/2019; 25(15)., DOI:10.2174/1381612825666190705185800.

A. Penezić, M. Križakova, G. Miljuš, J. Katrlik, O. Nedić: Diagnostic Potential of Transferrin Glycoforms-A Lectin-Based Protein Microarray Approach, Proteomics Clinical applications 05/2019; 13(5):1800185., DOI:10.1002/prca.201800185.

Penezic A. Z., Acimovic J. M., Pavicevic I. D., Jovanovic V. B., Takic M. M., Mandic Lj. M., The interplay between copper(II), human serum albumin, fatty acids, and carbonylating agent interferes with Cys 34 thiol reactivity and copper binding. J Biol Inorg Chem 2019, 24:61-70.

N. Gligorijević, M. Zámorová Križáková, A. Penezić, J. Katrlík, O. Nedić: Structural and functional changes of fibrinogen due to aging, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 11/2017; 108., DOI:10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.11.016.

A. Penezić, G. Miljuš, B. Milutinović, O. Nedić: A microscale protocol for the isolation of transferrin directly from serum, Clinica chimica acta; International journal of clinical chemistry 05/2017; 471., DOI:10.1016/j.cca.2017.05.013.

N. Gligorijević, A. Penezić, O. Nedić: Influence of glyco-oxidation on complexes between fibrin(ogen) and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 in patients with diabetes mellitus type 2, Free Radical Research 12/2016; 51(1):1-28., DOI:10.1080/10715762.2016.1268689.

I. D. Pavićević, V. B. Jovanović, M. M. Takić, J. M. Aćimović, A. Z. Penezić, Lj. M. Mandić: Quantification of total content of non-esterified fatty acids bound to human serum albumin, Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis 06/2016; 129., DOI:10.1016/j.jpba.2016.06.043.

A. Z. Penezić, V. B Jovanović, I. D Pavićević, J. M Aćimović, Lj. M Mandić: HSA carbonylation with methylglyoxal and binding/release of copper(II) ions, Metallomics 09/2015; 7(10)., DOI:10.1039/c5mt00159e.

I. D. Pavićević, V. B. Jovanović, M. M. Takić, A. Z. Penezić, J. M. Aćimović, Lj. M. Mandić: Fatty acids binding to human serum albumin: Changes of reactivity and glycation level of Cysteine-34 free thiol group with methylglyoxal, Chemico-Biological Interactions 12/2014; 224., DOI:10.1016/j.cbi.2014.10.008.

J M Aćimović, A Z Penezić, I D Pavićević, V B Jovanović, Lj M Mandić: The efficiency of compounds with α-amino-β-mercapto-ethane group in protection of human serum albumin carbonylation and cross-linking with methylglyoxal,  Molecular BioSystems 05/2014; 10(8)., DOI:10.1039/C4MB00217B.

J.M. Aćimović, A.Z. Penezić, I.D. Pavićević, V.B. Jovanović, L.M. Mandić: The efficiency of compounds with α-amino-β-mercapto-ethane group in protection of human serum albumin carbonylation and cross-linking with methylglyoxal,  Molecular BioSystems 01/2014; 10(8):2166-2175.

V B Jovanović, I D Pavićević, M M Takić, A Z Penezić-Romanjuk, Jelena M Aćimović, Ljuba M Mandić: The influence of fatty acids on determination of human serum albumin thiol group,  Analytical Biochemistry 12/2013; 448(1)., DOI:10.1016/j.ab.2013.11.030.

Jovanović VB, Penezić-Romanjuk AZ, Pavićević ID, Aćimović JM, Mandić LM: Improving the reliability of human serum albumin-thiol group determination,  Analytical Biochemistry 04/2013; 439(1):17-22., DOI:10.1016/j.ab.2013.03.033.

J M Aćimović, V B Jovanović, V Dimitrijević Srećković, A Z Penezic Romanjuk, Lj M Mandić: Monitoring of the Human Serum Albumin Carbonylation Level Through Determination of Guanidino Group Content, Analytical Biochemistry 01/2013; 433(2-2):162-167., DOI:10.1016/j.ab.2012.10.028.