Stulić V, Butorac A, Vukušić Pavičić T, Ivanov M, Herceg Z. Stress response of Escherichia coli and Listeria innocua to plasma treatment. LWT – Food Sci Technol, DOI:10.1016/j.lwt.2021.111695

Dekić Rozman S, Butorac A, Bertoša R, Hrenović J, Markeš, M. Loss of thermotolerance in antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii. Int. J. Environ. Health Res. 2021:1-13. DOI: 10.1080/09603123.2021.189855


Stulić V, Vukušić T, Butorac A, Popović D, Herceg Z. Proteomic analysis of Saccharomyces cerevisiae response to plasma treatment. Int J Food Microbiol. 2019;292:171-183. doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2018.12.017


Lovrić M, Tibi MM, Filipan M, Cepanec I, Litvić M. Simple and Efficient Large-scale Metal-free Synthesis of o-(5-Formyl-2-thienyl)benzonitrile and o-(5-Formyl-2-furyl)benzonitrile. Org Prep Proced Int. 2018;50(1):81-90. doi:10.1080/00304948.2018.1405334

Lepur A, Vugrek O. Bimolecular Fluorescence Complementation to Visualize Protein-Protein Interactions in Human Cells Based on Gateway Cloning Technology. Methods Mol Biol. 2018;1794:259-267. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-7871-7_17

Beluzic L, Grbesa I, Beluzic R, et al. Knock-down of AHCY and depletion of adenosine induces DNA damage and cell cycle arrest. Sci Rep. 2018;8(1):14012. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-32356-8


Nišavić M, Hozić A, Hameršak Z, et al. High-Efficiency Microflow and Nanoflow Negative Electrospray Ionization of Peptides Induced by Gas-Phase Proton Transfer Reactions. Anal Chem. 2017;89(9):4847-4854. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.6b04466

Teofilovic NK, Bihi M, Stojkovic MR, et al. 1-ethyl-3-(6-methylphenanthridine-8-il) urea modulates TLR3/9 activation and induces selective pro-inflammatory cytokine expression in vitro. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2017;27(7):1530-1537. doi:10.1016/j.bmcl.2017.02.048

Grbesa I, Kalo A, Beluzic R, et al. Mutations in S-adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase (AHCY) affect its nucleocytoplasmic distribution and capability to interact with S-adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase-like 1 protein. Eur J Cell Biol. 2017;96(6):579-590. doi:10.1016/j.ejcb.2017.05.002


Butorac A, Mekić MS, Hozić A, et al. Benefits of selective peptide derivatization with sulfonating reagent at acidic pH for facile matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization de novo sequencing. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2016;30(14):1687-1694. doi:10.1002/rcm.7594

Nišavić M, Masnikosa R, Butorac A, et al. Elucidation of the binding sites of two novel Ru(II) complexes on bovine serum albumin. J Inorg Biochem. 2016;159:89-95. doi:10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2016.02.034

Patsula V, Kosinova L, Lovric M, et al. Superparamagnetic Fe3O4 Nanoparticles: Synthesis by Thermal Decomposition of Iron(III) Glucuronate and Application in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2016;8(11):7238-7247. doi:10.1021/acsami.5b12720

Pospisil T, Ferhatovic Hamzic L, Brkic Ahmed L, Lovric M, Gajovic S, Frkanec L. Synthesis, characterization and in vitro biocompatibility assessment of a novel tripeptide hydrogelator, as a promising scaffold for tissue engineering applications. Biomater Sci. 2016;4(10):1412-1416. doi:10.1039/c6bm00287k

Jurasin DD, Curlin M, Capjak I, et al. Surface coating affects behavior of metallic nanoparticles in a biological environment. Beilstein J Nanotechnol. 2016;7:246-262. doi:10.3762/bjnano.7.23

Lepur A, Kovacevic L, Beluzic R, Vugrek O. Combining Unique Multiplex Gateway Cloning and Bimolecular Fluorescence Complementation (BiFC) for High-Throughput Screening of Protein-Protein Interactions. J Biomol Screen. 2016;21(10):1100-1111. doi:10.1177/1087057116659438

Stegmayr J, Lepur A, Kahl-Knutson B, et al. Low or No Inhibitory Potency of the Canonical Galectin Carbohydrate-binding Site  by Pectins and Galactomannans. J Biol Chem. 2016;291(25):13318-13334. doi:10.1074/jbc.M116.721464


Križanović S, Butorac A, Mrvčić J, et al. Characterization of a S-adenosyl-L-methionine (SAM)-accumulating strain of Scheffersomyces stipitis. Int Microbiol. 2015;18(2):117-125. doi:10.2436/20.1501.01.241

Vinković Vrček I, Pavičić I, Crnković T, et al. Does surface coating of metallic nanoparticles modulate their interference with in vitro assays? RSC Adv. 2015;5(87):70787-70807. doi:10.1039/C5RA14100A


Rajkovic A, Grootaert C, Butorac A, et al. Sub-emetic toxicity of Bacillus cereus toxin cereulide on cultured human enterocyte-like Caco-2 cells. Toxins (Basel). 2014;6(8):2270-2290. doi:10.3390/toxins6082270

Grbeša I, Kovačević L, Belužić R, et al. irbit, a Inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate receptor (ip3r) binding protein specifically binds to and inactivates: tue-438s: tue-438-adenosyl-l-homocysteine hydrolase: tue-438. Febs J. 2014;281:578.


Butorac A, Dodig I, Bacun-Druzina V, et al. The effect of starvation stress on Lactobacillus brevis L62 protein profile determined by de novo sequencing in positive and negative mass spectrometry ion mode. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2013;27(9):1045-1054. doi:10.1002/rcm.6528

Mrvcic J, Butorac A, Solic E, et al. Characterization of Lactobacillus brevis L62 strain, highly tolerant to copper ions. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;29(1):75-85. doi:10.1007/s11274-012-1160-9

Horvatic A, Dodig I, Vuletic T, et al. Comparison between enhanced MALDI in-source decay by ammonium persulfate and N- or C-terminal derivatization methods for detailed peptide structure determination. Anal Chem. 2013;85(8):3940-3947. doi:10.1021/ac303436n

Lovrić M, Lovrić D. Zaštita okoliša Obnovljivi izvori energije u Hrvatskoj: prednosti i nedostatci. Kem u Ind Časopis kemičara i Kem inženjera Hrvat. 2013;62(7-8):279-282.


Basic M, Butorac A, Landeka Jurcevic I, Bacun-Druzina V. Obesity: genome and environment interactions. Arh Hig Rada Toksikol. 2012;63(3):395-405. doi:10.2478/10004-1254-63-2012-2244

Litvic M, Regovic M, Smic K, Lovric M, Filipan-Litvic M. Remarkably fast and selective aromatization of Hantzsch esters with MoOCl4 and MoCl5: a chemical model for possible biologically relevant properties of molybdenum-containing enzymes. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2012;22(11):3676-3681. doi:10.1016/j.bmcl.2012.04.043

Lepur A, Salomonsson E, Nilsson UJ, Leffler H. Ligand induced galectin-3 protein self-association. J Biol Chem. 2012;287(26):21751-21756. doi:10.1074/jbc.C112.358002

Lepur A, Carlsson MC, Novak R, Dumic J, Nilsson UJ, Leffler H. Galectin-3 endocytosis by carbohydrate independent and dependent pathways in different macrophage like cell types. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012;1820(7):804-818. doi:10.1016/j.bbagen.2012.02.018

Lepur A, Carlsson MC, Novak R, Dumić J, Nilsson UJ, Leffler H. Galectin-3 is rapidly endocytosed into macrophages by carbohydrate independent and dependent pathways. Biochim Biophys acta G, Gen Subj. 2012;1820(7):804-818. doi:10.1016/j.bbagen.2012.02.018


Carlsson MC, Cederfur C, Schaar V, et al. Galectin-1-binding glycoforms of haptoglobin with altered intracellular trafficking, and increase in metastatic breast cancer patients. PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e26560. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0026560


Litvić M, Večenaj I, Ladišić ZM, Lovrić M, Vinković V, Filipan-Litvić M. First application of hexaaquaaluminium(III) tetrafluoroborate as a mild, recyclable, non-hygroscopic acid catalyst in organic synthesis: a simple and efficient protocol for the multigram scale synthesis of 3,4-dihydropyrimidinones by Biginelli reaction. Tetrahedron. 2010;66(19):3463-3471. doi:

Lovrić M, Cepanec I, Litvić M, Bartolinčić A, Vinković V. Scope and limitations of sodium and potassium trimethylsilanolate as reagents for conversion of esters to carboxylic acids. Croat Chem acta. 2007;80(1):109-115.

Gianotti M, Botta M, Brough S, et al. Novel spirotetracyclic zwitterionic dual H(1)/5-HT(2A) receptor antagonists for the treatment of sleep disorders. J Med Chem. 2010;53(21):7778-7795. doi:10.1021/jm100856p

Cepanec I, Litvić M, Bartolinčić A, Lovrić M. Ferric Chloride/Tetraethyl Orthosilicate as an Efficient System for Synthesis of Dihydropyrimidinones by Biginelli Reaction. Tetrahedron. 2005;61:4275-4280. doi:10.1016/j.tet.2005.02.059

Cepanec I, Litvić M, Udiković J, Pogorelić I, Lovrić M. Copper(I)-catalysed homo-coupling of aryldiazonium salts: synthesis of symmetrical biaryls. Tetrahedron. 2007;63(25):5614-5621. doi:


Novak R, Dabelic S, Lepur A, Dumic J. Galectin-3, A fÒ-galactoside binding lectin affects cytokine secretion by human macrophages. Cytokine. 2009. doi:10.1016/j.cyto.2009.07.433


Bartolinčić A, Šporec A, Drušković V, Vinković V. Development of Practical and Accurate HPLC Methods for Enantioselective Analysis of Fluoxetine and Citalopram. Chem Anal – Chem Anal. 2006;51(4):509-526.


Patent: Cepanec I, Litvić M, Ljubić G, Bartolinčić A, Drušković V, Šporec A. Process for Production of 2N-Trityl-5-(4’-methylbiphenyl-2-yl)tetrazole. 2005.

Mikuldaš H, Cepanec I, Šporec A, Litvić M, Vinković V. Use of Enantioselective Liquid Chromatography for Preparation of Pure Atenolol Enantiomers. J Sep Sci. 2005;28:251-256.

Patent: Litvić M, Cepanec I, Bartolinčić A, Drušković V, Šporec A. Process of Production of Methyl-alpha-(2-chlorophenyl)-6, 7-dihydrothieno[3, 2-c]pyridine-5(4H)-acetate. 2005.

Patent: Cepanec I, Litvić M, Koretić Š, Bartolinčić A, Drušković V, Šporec A. Process for Production of (S)-N-Pentanoyl-N-[[2’-(1H-tetrazole-5-yl[1, 1’-biphenyl]-4-yl]methyl]-L-valine. 2005.


Patent: Cepanec I, Litvić M, Bartolinčić A, Šporec A, Drušković V. Process for Production of Inclusion Complexes of Valsartan with beta-Cyclodextrin. 2004.

Bartolinčić A, Drušković V, Šporec A, Vinković V. Development and validation of HPLC methods for the enantioselective analysis of bambuterol and albuterol. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2004;36:1003-1010.