Petar Tomev Mitrikeski

Petar Tomev Mitrikeski

dr. sc.

Research Associate
+385 1 4561 099

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K-5/105A

Institute of Research and Development of Sustainable Ecosystems
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
University of Zagreb
Heinzelova 55
10000 Zagreb
Croatia

Bibliography

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Education

  • 2010: Ph.D. Thesis, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
  • 2001: Master of Science Thesis, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
  • 1996 - 1998: Postgraduate Study, Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
  • 1990 - 1996: Undergraduate Study, Molecular Biology Program, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
  • 1984 - 1988: High School Education, Biotechnology Program, Veles, Macedonia
  • 1976 - 1984: Primary School Education, Veles, Macedonia

Specific research interests

1. processes and mechanisms of yeast recombination, 2. history and philosophy of science, 3. relationship between science and christian beliefs

Projects

  • May 15th, 2014 – May 14th, 2018: Origins and Evolution of Life on Earth and in the Universe (ORIGINS) / Chair: Dr. Muriel Gargaud / COST Action TD1308
  • 2013 – 2014: Yeast Transformability as Quantitative Genetic Trait / Project Managers: Dr. Petar Tomev Mitrikeski & Dr. Krunoslav Brčić-Kostić / The Foundation of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • 2011: The Role of Recombination in DNA Repair and Genome Evolution / Project Manager: Dr. Krunoslav Brčić-Kostić / Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia
  • 2002 – 2005: Mechanisms of Yeast Recombination / Project Manager: Professor Zoran Zgaga / Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia
  • 2000: Engineering of Actinoplanes sp. for Biotechnological Production of Acarbose / Project Manager: Professor Zoran Zgaga / PLIVA Co., Zagreb
  • 1998: Genetic Analysis of Industrial Yeast Strains / Project Manager: Professor Zoran Zgaga / PLIVA Co., Zagreb

Awards and Achievements

  • 1992: Rector's Award of the University of Zagreb

Classes

  • October 19th, 2016 – present: Introduction to Population Genetics (Course Instructor) / Undergraduate Program of Anthropology / Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb
  • October 10th, 2016 – present: Introduction to Human Genetics (Course Instructor) / Undergraduate Program of Anthropology / Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb

Featured Publications

  • Mitrikeski, P.T. (2015). Ecologically driven competence for exogenous DNA uptake in yeast. Curr. Microbiol. 70: 883-893. doi: 10.1007/s00284-015-0808-8
  • Bergman, J., P.T. Mitrikeski and K. Brčić-Kostić (2015). Dominant epistasis between two quantitative trait loci governing sporulation efficiency in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Food Technol. Biotechnol. 53: 367-378. doi: 10.17113/ftb.53.04.15.3998
  • Mitrikeski, P.T. (2013). Yeast competence for exogenous DNA uptake: towards understanding its genetic component. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 103: 1181-1207. 10.1007/s10482-013-9905-5.
  • Previšić, A., C. Walton, M. Kučinić, P.T. Mitrikeski and M. Kerovec (2009). Pleistocene divergence of Dinaric Drusus endemics (Trichoptera, Limnephilidae) in multiple microrefugia within the Balkan Peninsula. Molecular Ecology. 18: 634-647.
  • Koren, P., I.K. Svetec, P.T. Mitrikeski, and Z. Zgaga (2000). Influence of homology size and polymorphism on plasmid integration in the yeast CYC1 DNA region. Curr. Genet. 37: 292-297.

Membership in professional associations / societies

  • 2016 – present: Society for Science and Art, Prilep, Macedonia
  • 2012 – present: Christians in Science, Unitized Kingdom
  • 2010 – present: Croatian Society for Theoretical and Mathematical Biology
  • 2009 – present: Matrix Croatica, Zagreb
  • 2001 – present: Croatian Association of Genetic Engineers
  • 2000 – present: Croatian Biological Society (Societas biologorum croatica)
  • 1998 – 2005: Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • 1998 – 2003: Croatian Society of Plant Biologists
  • 1997 – present: Croatian Genetic Society
  • 1994 – 2011: Young Researcher – Section of the Croatian Society of Natural Sciences

Miscellaneous

  • Faithful Christian (Jn 5, 24; Apoc 1, 8)
  • Fan of Theology, Philosophy, History, Genealogy and Jazz Music