Sanjica Rak

Sanjica Rak

PhD

Senior assistant
+385 1 457 1293

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Krilo 5/006

Laboratory for cell biology and signalling
Division of Molecular Biology
Ruđer Bošković Institute
Bijenička cesta 54, HR-10000 Zagreb, Croatia

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Education

1990-1994  Grammar  School (Zabok, Croatia)

1994-1999  University education: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science - Program of Molecular Biology

2001-2004  Postgraduate studies at University of Zagreb, Molecular and Cell Biology

2004-2010  PhD studies at University of Zagreb, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Awards and Achievements

FEBS Short-Term Fellowship:

(2011) for project: „FTIR spectroscopic anticancer drug classification of new potential antitumor compound 3-acetyl-1,3-bis(2-chloro-4-nitrophenyl)-1-triazene according to it's mode of action in cancer cell lines“ at the “Université Libre de Bruxelles”, Center for Structural Biology and Bioinformatics, Structure and Function of Biological Membranes, Brussels, Belgium;

FEBS YTF grant:

1) (2011) FEBS Advanced Lecture Course: “Translational Cancer Research”, Algarve, Portugal;

2) (2002) Advanced FEBS lecture and practical course: "Estimation of DNA damage induced by radiation and genotoxic agents", Gliwice, Poland

Featured Publications

Rak, Sanjica; De Zan, Tihana; Štefulj, Jasminka; Kosović, Marin; Gamulin, Ozren; Osmak, Maja.
 FTIR spectroscopy reveals lipid droplets in drug resistant laryngeal carcinoma cells through detection of increased ester vibrational bands intensity. // Analyst. 139 (2014) , 13; 3407-3415 (članak, znanstveni)

Rak, Sanjica; Čimbora-Zovko, Tamara; Gajski, Goran; Dubravčić, Klara; Domijan, Ana-Marija; Delaš, Ivančica; Garaj-Vrhovac, Verica; Batinić, Drago; Sorić, Jasna; Osmak, Maja.
 Carboplatin resistant human laryngeal carcinoma cells are cross resistant to curcumin due to reduced curcumin accumulation. // Toxicology in vitro. 27 (2013)

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Membership in professional associations / societies

Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (branch of FEBS)

Croatian Association for Cancer Research (branch of EACR)

Miscellaneous

2006. married and have five children (2007., 2009., 2012., 2014., 2016.)