About employee

doc. dr. sc. Sofia Ana Blažević

Title: Assistant Professor
Public phone number:+385(0)1 6189 715
Internal phone number:260
E-mail: E-mail
Department: Division of Animal Physiology
Graduation year:2007
PhD graduation year:2013
Employed in this institution since:2008

Teaching duties

university undergraduate

university graduate

Published papers recorded in the Croatian Scientific Bibliography Database (CROSBI)

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List of select publications

  • Nikolic, Barbara; Josic, Paula; Buric, Davorka; Tkalec, Mirta; Lisicic, Duje; Blazevic, Sofia A.; Hranilovic, Dubravka. Coexisting lacertid lizard species Podarcis siculus and Podarcis melisellensis differ in dopamine brain concentrations. // Journal of comparative physiology. A, Sensory, neural, and behavioral physiology. 205 (2019) ; 451-456

  • Blažević, Sofia Ana; Merkler, Mirna; Peršić, Dora; Hranilović, Dubravka. Chronic postnatal monoamine oxidase inhibition affects affiliative behavior in rat pups. // Pharmacology, biochemistry and behavior. 153 (2017) ; 60-68

  • Hranilović, Dubravka; Blažević, Sofia; Štefulj, Jasminka; Zill, Peter. DNA methylation analysis of HTR2A regulatory region in leukocytes of autistic subjects. // Autism research. 9 (2016) , 2; 204-209

  • Blažević, Sofia; Erjavec, Igor; Brižić, Matea; Vukičević, Slobodan; Hranilović, Dubravka. Molecular Background And Physiological Consequences Of Altered Peripheral Serotonin Homeostasis In Adult Rats Perinatally Treated With Tranylcypromine. // Journal of physiology and pharmacology. 66 (2015) , 4; 529-537

  • Blažević, Sofia; Čolić, Lejla; Čulig, Luka; Hranilović, Dubravka. Anxiety-like behavior and cognitive flexibility in adult rats perinatally exposed to increased serotonin concentrations. // Behavioural brain research. 230 (2012) , 1; 175-181

  • Hranilovic D., Blazevic S.: Hyperserotonemia in Autism: 5HT-Regulating Proteins. In: Patel V., Preedy V., Martin C. (Ed.) The Comprehensive Guide to Autism. Springer-Verlag. Berlin Heidelberg, 2012, p. 150-161.

  • Blazevic, Sofia; Colic, Lejla; Culig, Luka; Hranilovic, Dubravka. Anxiety-like behavior and cognitive flexibility in adult rats perinatally exposed to increased serotonin concentrations. Behavioural brain research. 230 (2012) 175-181.

  • Hranilovic, Dubravka; Blaževic, Sofia; Ivica, Nedjeljka; Cicin-Šain, Lipa; Oreškovic, Darko. The effects of the perinatal treatment with 5-hydroxytryptophan or tranylcypromine on the peripheral and central serotonin homeostasis in adult rats. Neurochemistry international. 59 (2011) 2; 202-207.
  • Hranilovic, Dubravka; Blaževic, Sofia; Babic, Marina; Šmurinic, Maja; Bujas- Petkovic, Zorana; Jernej, Branimir. 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphisms in Croatian subjects with autistic disorder. Psychiatry research. 178 (2010) 3; 556-558.
  • Hranilovic D, Bujas-Petkovic Z, Tomicic M, Bordukalo-Niksic T, Blazevic S, Cicin-Sain L. Hyperserotonemia in autism: activity of 5HT-associated platelet proteins. Journal of Neural Transmission. 116 (2009) 493-501.