Lipa Čičin-Šain

Lipa Čičin-Šain

dr.sc.

znanstvena savjetnica
+385 1 456 1045

1307
1844

Krilo 4/11B

Zavod za molekularnu biologiju
Institut "Ruđer Bošković", Bijenička 54
HR-10000 Zagreb

bibliografija

Obrazovanje

1981. Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu, dip.inž.biologije

1984. Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu, magistar bioloških znanosti

1988. Sveučilište u Zagrebu, doktor bioloških znanosti

1990. King's College, London, poslijedoktorsko usavršavanje

Područja znanosti

neuroznanost, biokemija i molekularna biologija

Specifični znanstveni interesi

fiziologija centralnog i perifernog serotoninskog sustava, periferni modeli serotonergične transmisije

Projekti

"Serotonergični mehanizmi u alkoholizmu", Ministarstvo znanosti, obrazovanja i sporta RH, 2007-

Nastava

Voditeljstvo kolegija

Animalni modeli u biološkoj psihijatriji, granski predmet, Poslijediplomski doktorski studij Neuroznanost, Medicinski fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu

Kinetika zasićenja sinaptičkih enzima (MAO), transportera (5HTT) i receptora (5HT1A), metodološki predmet, Poslijediplomski  doktorski studij Neuroznanost, Medicinski fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu

Istaknute publikacije

Cicin-Sain L, Jernej B. Wistar-Zagreb 5HT rats: A rodent model with constitutional upregulation/downregulation of serotonin transporter. In: AV Kalueff, J Laporte (ed) Experimental models in serotonin transporter research, Cambridge University Press, 2010, Cambridge, pp 214-243

Bordukalo-Niksic T, Mokrovic G, Stefulj J, Zivin M, Jernej B, Cicin-Sain L. 5HT-1A receptors and anxiety-like behaviours: studies in rats with constitutionally upregulated / downregulated serotonin transporter. Behavioral Brain Research 213(2010)238-245.

Banović M, Bordukalo-Niksic T, Balija M, Cicin-Sain L, Jernej B Kinetics of platelet serotonin transporter (5HTt): study of physiological characteristics on a large human population. Platelets 21 (2010) 429-438  

Hranilovic D, Bujas-Petkovic Z, Tomičić M, Bordukalo-Niksic T, Blazevic S, Cicin-Sain L. Hyperserotoninemia in autism: activity of 5HT-associated platelet proteins. J Neural Transmission (2009) 493-501

Cicin-Sain L, Simaga S, Froebe A, Abramic M. Central aminopeptidase and serotonin system activities:possible relationship. Neuropeptides 42 (2008) 435-440.

Cicin-Sain L, Matosic A, Mokrovic G, Balija M, Marusic S, Jernej B. Platelet monoamine oxidase kinetics, alcoholism subtypes and cigarette smoking. Neuropsychobiology 56 (2007) 138-145.

Hranilovic D, Cicin-Sain L, Bordukalo-Niksic T, Jernej B. Rats with constitutionally upregulated/downregulated platelet 5HT transporter: differences in anxiety-related behavior. Behav Brain Res 165 (2005) 271-277.

Cicin-Sain L, Froebe A, Bordukalo-Niksic T, Jernej B. Serotonin transporter kinetics in rats selected for extreme values of platelet serotonin level. Life Sciences 77 (2005) 452-461.

Bordukalo-Niksic T, Cicin-Sain L, Jernej B. Expression of brain and platelet serotonin transporters in sublines of rats with constitutionally altered serotonin homeostasis. Neurosci Lett 369 (2004) 44-49.

Cicin-Sain L, Mimica N, Hranilovic D, Balija M, Ljubin T, Makaric G, Folnegovic-Smalc V, Jernej B. Posttraumatic stress disorder and platelet serotonin measures. J Psychiat Res 34 (2000) 155-161.

Jernej B, Froebe A, Hranilovic D, Cicin-Sain L. Platelet serotonin transporter: ex vivo monitoring of kinetic parameters in the individual rat. Neurosci Res Comm 24 (1999) 163-172.

Cicin-Sain L, Froebe A, Jernej B. Physiological characteristics of serotonin transporter on rat platelets. Comp Biochem Phys A 120 (1998) 723-729.

Romero L, Jernej B, Bel N, Cicin-Sain L, Cortes R, Artigas F. Basal and stimulated extracellular serotonin concentration in the brain of rats with altered serotonin uptake. Synapse 28 (1998) 313-321.

Jernej B, Cicin-Sain L. Platelet serotonin level in rats is under genetic control. Psychiat Res 32 (1990) 167-174.

Članstva u profesionalnim udrugama / društvima

Članstvo: Hrvatsko biološko društvo, Hrvatsko društvo za neuroznanost, Hrvatsko društvo farmakologa, EPHAR (The Federation of European Pharmacological Societies, Serotonin Club - international group of biomedical scientists