Branka Popović

Medicinski fakultet Katedra za histologiju i embriologiju
Medicinski fakultet Katedra za histologiju i embriologiju

e-pošta : branka.popovic@uniri.hr

Branka Popović

Obrazovanje

1.1.2004. - 1.1.2010. diplomirani inženjer biologije Molekularna biologija Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu
- Doktor znanosti Poslijediplomski studij Biomedicina Medicinski fakultet SVeučilište u Rijeci

Radno iskustvo

1.1.2010. - znanstveni novak Medicinski fakultet, Sveučilište u Rijeci

Znanstvena i umjetnička djelatnost

Znanstveni radovi

1. Popovic, Branka; Golemac, Mijo; Podlech, Jürgen; Zeleznjak, Jelena; Bilic-Zulle, Lidija; Lukic, Miodrag L; Cicin-Sain, Luka; Reddehase, Matthias J; Sparwasser, Tim; Krmpotic, Astrid;
IL-33/ST2 pathway drives regulatory T cell dependent suppression of liver damage upon cytomegalovirus infection
PLoS Pathogens 13 e1006345 - 2017.

2. Zeleznjak, Jelena; Popovic, Branka; Krmpotic, Astrid; Jonjic, Stipan; Lisnic, Vanda Juranic;
Mouse cytomegalovirus encoded immunoevasins and evolution of Ly49 receptors–sidekicks or enemies?
Immunology letters - 2017.

3. Aguilar, Oscar A; Berry, Richard; Rahim, Mir Munir A; Reichel, Johanna J; Popović, Branka; Tanaka, Miho; Fu, Zhihui; Balaji, Gautham R; Lau, Timothy NH; Tu, Megan M;
A Viral Immunoevasin Controls Innate Immunity by Targeting the Prototypical Natural Killer Cell Receptor Family
Cell 169 58-71. e14 - 2017.

4. Milovanovic, Jelena; Popovic, Branka; Milovanovic, Marija; Kvestak, Daria; Arsenijevic, Aleksandar; Stojanovic, Bojana; Tanaskovic, Irena; Krmpotic, Astrid; Arsenijevic, Nebojsa; Jonjic, Stipan;
Murine cytomegalovirus infection induces susceptibility to eae in resistant BalB/c Mice
Frontiers in Immunology 8 - 2017.

5. Arapović, Maja; Brizić, Ilija; Popović, Branka; Jurković, Slaven; Jordan, Stefan; Krmpotić, Astrid; Arapović, Jurica; Jonjić, Stipan;
intrinsic contribution of Perforin to nK-cell homeostasis during Mouse cytomegalovirus infection
Frontiers in immunology 7 - 2016.

6. Handke, Wiebke; Luig, Christina; Popović, Branka; Krmpotić, Astrid; Jonjić, Stipan; Brune, Wolfram;
Viral inhibition of BAK promotes murine cytomegalovirus dissemination to salivary glands
Journal of virology 87 3592-3596 - 2013.

Kongresna priopćenja

1.
Popović, Branka; Krmpotić, Astrid; Jonjić, Stipan
Interleukin-33 enhances CD8+ T cell response in MCMV infection
2.
Popović, Branka; Milovanović, Marija; Krmpotić, Astrid; Lukić, Miodrag; Jonjić, Stipan
Deletion of IL-33 receptor reduces NK cell and CD8 T cell responses to herpesvirus infection
3.
Popović, Branka; Weichhart, Thomas; Mitrović, Maja; Krmpotić, Astrid; Jonjić, Stipan
Immunomodulatory effect of rapamycin during MCMV infection
4.
Luig, Christina; Popović, Branka; Krmpotić, Astrid; Jonjić, Stipan; Brune, Wolfram
MCMV inhibits apoptosis to ensure its proliferation in host cell
5.
Branka Popović, Mijo Golemac, Lidija Bilić- Zulle, Miodrag Lukić, Astrid Krmpotić, Stipan Jonjić
IL-33-dependent immunosuppressive Treg responses to liver damage during MCMV infection
6.
Branka Popović, Mijo Golemac, Lidija Bilić- Zulle, Miodrag Lukić, Astrid Krmpotić, Stipan Jonjić
IL-33-dependent immunosuppressive Treg responses to liver damage during MCMV infection
7.
Branka Popović, Mijo Golemac, Lidija Bilić-Zulle, Miodrag Lukić, Astrid Krmpotić, Stipan Jonjić
IL-33-dependent immunosuppressive Treg responses to liver damage during MCMV infection
8.
Vanda Juranić Lisnić, Branka Popović, Anne L’Hernault, Marina Babić Čač, Berislav Lisnić, Astrid Krmpotić, Lars Dolken, Stipan Jonjić
MCMV encoded highly abundant transcript with several coding, non-coding and immune-evasive roles

Stručna djelatnost