University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Miloš Opačić
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Miloš Opačić

Research Assistant

Department of Life Sciences (LS)

Phone:

E-mail: milos@imsi.rs; milos@imsi.bg.ac.rs

Curriculum vitae

Education

 

2015-present: PhD student, Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade

 

2015: MSc: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade

 

2014: BSc: Biology, Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade

 

Work Experience

 

2018 – present: Research assistant, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.
 
2016 – 2018: Junior research assistant, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.
 
2011 – 2016: Student volunteer, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.

 

Scholarships and Awards

 

2016: 6th International Biophysical School “Academician Radoslav K. Andjus” (NERKA) – “Imaging neuroinflammation”, Kotor, Montenegro

2017: Central European Exchange Program for University Studies (CEEPUS) scholarship award, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Republic of Slovenia

2018: 7th International Biophysical School “Academician Radoslav K. Andjus” (NERKA7) – “Mechanobiology”, Kotor, Montenegro

 

Research Interests

 

• Metabolism of metals, biochemical techniques, microscopy and image analysis, neurobiology and biochemistry of human neurodegenerative diseases.

 

Projects

 

• COST Action CA15133 The Biogenesis of Iron-sulfur Proteins: from Cellular Biology to Molecular Aspects (FeSBioNet)
 
• Bilateral cooperation project “Metal maps in human sclerotic foci” between Republic of Serbia, Institute for multidisciplinary research, University of Belgrade and Republic of Slovenia, Medical faculty, University of Ljubljana and National institute of chemistry.

 

Other Professional Activities

 

Scientific society membership:
• Serbian Biochemical Society
• Serbian Biological Society
• Serbian Neuroscience Society

 

Representative publications


Peer-reviewed international journals

1.

Korać Jačić J., Nikolić Lj., Stanković D.M., Opačić M., Dimitrijević M., Savić D., Grgurić Šipka S., Spasojević I., Bogdanović Pristov J. (2020) Ferrous iron binding to epinephrine promotes the oxidation of iron and impedes activation of adrenergic receptors. Free Radical Biology and Medicine 148: 123-127. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2020.01.001 – ID=1608

2.

Bogdanović Pristov J., Opačić M., Bajčetić M., Mandić V., Maglić D., Miković Ž., Spasojević I. (2020) Oxidative status of maternal blood in pregnancies burdened by inherited thrombophilias. PLoS One 15(6): e0234253. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234253 – ID=1607

3.

Opačić M., Stević Z., Baščarević V., Živić M., Spasić M., Spasojević I. (2017) Can oxidation-reduction potential of cerebrospinal fluid be a monitoring biomarker in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis? Antioxidants and Redox Signaling doi: 10.1089/ars.2017.7433
(Endocrinology & Metabolism 13/138, IF = 6.337, M21a)
– ID=1434

4.

Opačić M., Ristić A.J., Savić D., Šelih V.S., Živin M., Sokić D., Raičević S., Baščarević V., Spasojević I. (2017) Metal maps of sclerotic hippocampi of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Metallomics 9: 141-148.
(Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 96/289, IF = 3.540, M22)
– ID=1382

5.

Bogdanović Pristov J., Opačić M., Dimitrijević M., Babić N., Spasojević I. (2015) A method for in-gel fluorescent visualization of proteins after native and sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. Analytical Biochemistry 480: 6-10. doi: 10.1016/j.ab.2015.04.006. – ID=1106

6.

Pristov J.B., Maglić D., Opačić M., Mandić V., Miković Ž., Spasić M., Spasojević I. (2012) Ante- and postpartum redox status of blood in women with inherited thrombophilia treated with heparin. Thrombosis Research 130: 826-829. Peripheral Vascular Disease 18/68 3.133 – ID=718

 

Current projects

Project ID
Project Title
Financial Source
My Status
Cost Action CA15133 The Biogenesis of Iron-sulfur Proteins: from Cellular Biology to Molecular Aspects (FeSBioNet) COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) Participant