About employee
izv. prof. dr. sc. Vesna Petrović Peroković
Title:Associate Professor
Location: 311
Public phone number:+381 1 4606 409
Internal phone number:6409
E-mail: E-mail
Department: Division of Organic Chemistry

Teaching duties

university undergraduate

university graduate

university integrated undergraduate and graduate

university doctoral


Education at Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb: Diploma thesis (Chemistry, 1992); Master thesis (Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, 1996); Doctoral thesis (Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, 2003).

Affiliation and current position: Division of Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb: Assistant Professor (2008–).

Previous positions: Senior Assistant (2003 -2008); Assistant (1996 – 2003), Younger Assistant (1993 – 1996), Division of Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb.

Visits to foreign research and education institutions:  Technische Universität Wien, Institut für angewandte Botanik, technische Mikroskopie und organische Rohstofflehre, Wien, Austria, ÖAD scholarship (Dr. Leopold Puchinger; 6 months, 1993, 1994)

Research interest:  Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds of the pyridinone type as a metal ions chelators. Synthesis of a mannosylated pyridinones and evaluation of their hemagglutination inhibitory properties as possible FimH antagonists. Synthesis of a lipophilic pyridionone derivatives with potential biological activity. Complexation studies of the pyridinone derivatives with cyclodextrines by NMR spectroscopy. Synthesis and enzymic transformation of acylated monosaccharides. Purification of the enzymes from the natural sources such as mammalian sera.

Scientific papers: co-author of 18 scientific papers in journals indexed in Current Contents database, 1 review article and 1 book

Awards and recognitions and memberships: Member of the Croatian Chemical Society and the Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Participation in research projects:  Projects founded by the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports, Republic of Croatia:  „Synthesis and Enzymic Transformation of Biologically Active Compounds“ (S. Tomić-Pisarović, 2007-2013);  „Enzymic Transformation of Saccharides and Quinuclidines“ (S. Tomić-Pisarović, 2002-2006);  ″Synthesis of polycyclic derivatives as potential inhibitors of TNF-″ (with Pliva Croatia d.d., S. Tomić-Pisarović, 1999-2002),  ″Synthesis of Amino Acids and Sugar Conjugates″ (head of the project, 1997-1999);  ″Synthesis of Saccharides and Antidotes for Organophosphorus Compounds″ (S. Tomić-Pisarović, 1996-2001).

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