MSc/PhD Program
Marija Sumakovic
First Name:
Marija

Last Name:
Sumakovic

Country:
Serbia and Montenegro

 

 



Marija Sumakovic

EDUCATION

College / University:
Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro

Highest Degree:
Diploma

Major Subjects:
Molecular Biology and Physiology

Lab Experience:
Genetic engineering, EMSA (gel shift mobility assay), cell culture

Projects / Research:
2005: diploma work “Cloning of  Thiopurine S-metilase gene promoter into the reporter vector pCAT basic”, Laboratory for Molecular Hematology, Institute for Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
2002: group school project “The effect of the psychosocial stress of aggregation on the antioxidative enzymes activity and ascorbic acid concentration in the rat heart”, Institute for Physiology and Biochemistry, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro

Scholarships:
2005 - 2006: Stipend International Max Planck Research School, Germany
2003 - 2005: Stipend Foundation for young scientists and artists, Ministry of Education, Government of Republic of Serbia
2000 - 2003: Stipend University of Belgrade
2001 - 2003: Stipend Smederevo City Government

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:
My main interests are cellular and molecular bases of  psychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases and high cognitive functions, learning, memory and behavior.