Team

Dr. Gordan Lauc

Dr. Gordan Lauc is Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry and founder and CEO of Genos Ltd. He graduated molecular biology at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Science in… read more

Dr. Maja Pučić Baković (Head of Glycoscience Laboratory)

Dr.  Maja Pučić Baković joined Genos Ltd. in 2008 as a researcher and in 2012 she was appointed as Head of Glycobiology laboratory mainly responsible for coordinating and supervising lab activities and PhD students, project writing and reporting, implementing new… read more

Irena Trbojević Akmačić

Dr. Irena Trbojević Akmačić (Head of UPLC Laboratory for Glycan Analysis)

Dr. Irena Trbojević Akmačić is a biochemist and analytical chemist working in Genos as a Senior Researcher and Head of UPLC Laboratory for Glycan Analysis. During her graduate study in chemistry at Faculty of science, University of Zagreb she was… read more

Mislav Novokmet

Dr. Mislav Novokmet (Head of Product Development)

Dr. Mislav Novokmet graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science in 2006 and obtained doctoral degree in Molecular Biosciences from the University of Osijek in 2013. From November 2006 he worked as a research assistant at… read more

Dr. Marija Pezer

Dr. Marija Pezer (born Maćešić) obtained a BSc degree in Molecular Biology from University of Zagreb in 2003, and a PhD degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the same university in 2013. From 2003 she worked for two years… read more

Olga Zaytseva

Dr. Olga Zaitseva

Dr. Olga Zaitseva graduated Biology at the University of Novosibirsk, Faculty of Natural Sciences in 2008 and obtained doctoral degree in Biology (Genetics) from the Institute of Cytology and Genetics in 2013. From 2009 – 2014 she worked as a… read more

Andrea Skelin

Dr. Andrea Skelin

Dr. Andrea Skelin graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science in 1997. She defended her master’s thesis in 2003 and doctoral thesis in 2010, in Biotechnical Sciences from the University of Zagreb. From November 1997- 2014… read more

Genadij Razdorov

MSc. Genadij Razdorov

MSc. Genadij Razdorov is a scholar at Genos Glycoscience Laboratory, responsible for development of new methods based on mass spectrometry for glycobiology. Focus of his research is high throughput clinically applicable glycoanalytics starting from blood plasma to knowledge. He graduated… read more

Frano Vučković

Dr. Frano Vučković

Dr. Frano Vučković graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science in 2012, and obtained doctoral degree in Molecular Biology from the University of Zagreb in 2016. Since 2012 he is employed at Genos Ltd. working as… read more

Jasminka Krištić

Dr. Jasminka Krištić

Dr. Jasminka Krištić graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science in 2011, and obtained PhD in Natural Sciences (Biology) from the University of Zagreb in 2018. Since 2012 she is employed at Genos Glycoscience Research Laboratory… read more

Jerko Stambuk

Jerko Štambuk

Jerko Štambuk graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science in 2011 and obtained PhD in biology (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) from the University of Zagreb in 2017. Since 2012 he is employed at Genos Glycoscience Laboratory…. read more

Ivona Beceheli

Ivona Bečeheli

Ivona Bečeheli is a PhD student involved in research of epigenetic regulation of glycosylation which is also the subject of her PhD thesis. She graduated in field of Molecular Biology on Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb and since her… read more

Jelena Simunovic

Jelena Šimunović

Jelena Šimunović obtained a Master degree in Pharmacy from University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Her Master Thesis was “Oxidative stress role in the pathogenesis of Parkinsonˈs disease”. During her Master studies, she had an opportunity for a visit to… read more

Julija Juric

Julija Jurić

Julija Jurić is a Researcher at Genos Glycoscience Laboratory and a PhD student at University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology. She graduated in 2008 with a Master of Science degree in Molecular Biology at the Faculty of… read more

Marija Vilaj

Marija Vilaj

Marija Vilaj graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology in 2014. From March 2015 to April 2015 she worked as a Regulatory assistant in PharmaSwiss d.o.o. in Zagreb and thus gained experience in… read more

Ivan Gudelj

Dr. Ivan Gudelj

Dr. Ivan Gudelj graduated in 2013. with a Master of Pharmacy degree from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry and obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry at Faculty of Science in 2017. with dissertation title “Evolutionary and spatio-temporal… read more

Maja Hanic

Maja Hanić

Maja graduated in 2015 with a Master of Pharmacy degree from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry. Since December 2016, she is employed at Glycobiology Laboratory at Genos Ltd and is working on immunoglobuline G N-glycosylation analysis… read more

Dr. Marina Martinić Kavur

Dr. Marina Martinić Kavur works in Genos as a researcher since March 2018 where she’s involved in several projects studying the immunoglobulin glycosylation in health and disease. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and a Master’s degree in Immunology… read more

Siniša Habazin

Siniša earned his master’s degree in Environmental Science in 2014 from University of Zagreb, Faculty of science, Department of biology. During 2016 he was a trainee in forensic toxicology at Forensic science centre ‘Ivan Vučetić’, Ministry of the Interior of… read more

Anne-Marie Patenaude

Anne-Marie graduated from McGill University, Montreal, Canada with a Bachelor of Science (major in molecular biology, minor in biotechnology) in 2002. She then obtained a Master in Human Genetics from the same institution in 2005. From 2005 to 2007, she… read more

Mattia Vacchini

Mattia graduated in Biotechnology at the University of Milan-Bicocca in 2013, is a PhD student in Chemical Sciences at the same University and an Erasmus + trainee at Genos Glycoscience laboratory. His PhD project involves the purification, chemical modification and… read more

Iwona Wojcik

Iwona Wojcik graduated from the Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology at Jagiellonian University in Krakow. She obtained her Master of Science degree in Biotechnology. The research in which she was involved during her MS studies was focused on verification… read more

Elham Memarian

Elham Memarian is a master graduated in analytical chemistry from faculty of chemistry at Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) in Tehran, Iran. With dissertation title “Optimization of solid phase microextraction and electromembrane extraction techniques to measure certain pollutants and drugs”. She… read more

Anita Slana

Anita Slana graduated Molecular Biology at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology in May 2017. She worked on her Master’s Thesis named „Analysis of BACH2 gene promoter region methylation in infection with Human immunodeficiency virus type… read more

Ivana Cizmesija

Ivana Čižmešija

Ivana works as Head of Administrative Unit and is responsible for all company’s administrative business activities and gives support to management and employees on daily basis. Supports operations by supervising staff; planning, organizing, and implementing administrative and other systems. She… read more

Maja Glazer

Maja Glazer

Maja graduated Business Economics at Libertas Business School in 2010 and obtained Bachelor’s degree in Business Economy with a Graduation Thesis: Career planning in higher education institutions in Croatia. In 2014, she started studying Management of logistics systems and processes… read more

Dijana Peić

Dijana graduated Accounting at the Faculty of Economics in Osijek, and in 2014 finished studying Bussines Administration and Management at University of Sibenik. From September 2015 she was employed as an Senior Associate in the Municipality of Magadenovac, and from… read more