Ana Marija Marjanović Čermak

Division of Radiation Protection

PhD / Scientific Associate

Place and date of birth

Zagreb, August 20, 1984


  • 2011-2015 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb (PhD studies, Biology)
  • 2003-2009 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb (undergraduate studies)

Work Experience

  • 2015- postdoctoral research assistant at Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
  • 2010-2015 research assistant at Institute for Medical research and occupational health
  • 09/2010-12/2010 volunteer at Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Translation Medicine Laboratory
  • 02/2010-09/2010 volunteer at School of Medicine, Laboratory of Molecular Neuropharmacology

Fields of interest

oxidative stress

Additional training

  • December 6th-7th 2016.- “Basics of proteomics”, BICRO BIOcenter, Zagreb
  • April 4th-8th 2016. – Principles of Toxicology course, Zagreb, Croatia
  • December 9th-11th 2015. – Post-genomic era of molecular biology, Proteomics era I, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • November 16th-18th 2015. – The InnoMol Genomics and Bioinformatics, Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Zagreb
  • October 20th-22th 2014. – InnoMol Bioimaging Workshop & hands on, Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Zagreb
  • July 21st-25th 2014. – Stress: Comprehensive & Authentic Summer School, School of medicine, Zagreb
  • April 7th-9th 2014. – InnoMol Proteomics Workshop, Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Zagreb
  • October 14th-25th 2013. – Fundamentals of designing and communicating scientific research, Institute for Medical research and occupational health, Zagreb
  • June 14th-17th 2011. – COST Workshop CM0603-Free Radicals in Chemical Biology, Institute Rudjer Boskovic, Zagreb


  • 2014 – scholarship for attending “The Annual Meeting of BEMS and EBEA (BIOEM)”, Cape Town, South Africa

Select Publications

  1. Žunec S, Kašuba V, Pavičić I, Marjanović AM, Tariba B, Milić M, Kopjar N, Pizent A, Lucić Vrdoljak A, Rozgaj R, Želježić D. (2016) Assessment of oxidative stress responses and the cytotoxic and genotoxic potential of the herbicide tembotrione in HepG2 cells. Food Chem Toxicol. 94, 64-74.
  2. Želježić D, Mladinić M, Žunec S, Lucić Vrdoljak A, Kašuba V, Tariba B, Živković T, Marjanović AM, Pavičić I, Milić M, Rozgaj R, Kopjar N. (2016) Cytotoxic, genotoxic and biochemical markers of insecticide toxicity evaluated in human peripheral blood lymphocytes and an HepG2 cell line. Food Chem Toxicol. 96, 90-106.
  3. Marjanovic AM, Pavicic I, Trosic I (2015) Cell oxidation-reduction balance after modulated radiofrequency radiation. Electromagn Biol Med. 34(4), 381-386.
  4. Trošić I, Mataušić-Pišl M, Pavičić I, Marjanović AM (2013) Histological and cytological examination of rat reproductive tissue after short-time intermittent radiofrequency exposure. Arh Hig Rada Toksikol. 64, 513-519.
  5. Marjanović AM, Pavičić I, Trosić I (2012) Biological indicators in response to radiofrequency/microwave exposure. Arh Hig Rada Toksikol. 63, 407-416.
  6. Trošić I, Pavičić I, Marjanović AM, Bušljeta I (2012) Non-thermal biomarkers of exposure to radiofrequency/microwave radiation. Arh Hig Rada Toksikol. 63 (Supl 1), 67-73.


  • Croatian Genetic Society
  • Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • The Bioelectromagnetics Society


Personal interests and hobbies
running, dance, pilates

List of publications