Dubravka Hranilovic

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Science
Country: Croatia

Publications

  1. pmc Population-based study of genetic variation in individuals with autism spectrum disorders from Croatia
    Li San Wang
    Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Biomedical Graduate Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:134. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The effects of the perinatal treatment with 5-hydroxytryptophan or tranylcypromine on the peripheral and central serotonin homeostasis in adult rats
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Division of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Neurochem Int 59:202-7. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Hyperserotonemia in autism: activity of 5HT-associated platelet proteins
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, 10 000, Zagreb, Croatia
    J Neural Transm 116:493-501. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dependence and polymorphisms of serotonin-related genes: association studies
    Gordana Mokrovic
    Department of Molecular Biology, Ruder Bogkovid Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 32:127-31. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Functional promoter polymorphism of the neuronal isoform of tryptophan hydroxylase (Tph2) in suicide
    Jasminka Stefulj
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Psychiatry Res 186:446-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter promoter and intron 2 polymorphisms: relationship between allelic variants and gene expression
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Department of Molecular Genetics, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Biol Psychiatry 55:1090-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hyperserotonemia in autism: the potential role of 5HT-related gene variants
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 32:75-80. 2008
  8. doi request reprint 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphisms in Croatian subjects with autistic disorder
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, and Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Youth, Zagreb, Croatia
    Psychiatry Res 178:556-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Platelet serotonin measures in migraine
    Branimir Jernej
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Bijenicka 54, Zagreb, Croatia
    Headache 42:588-95. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety-like behavior and cognitive flexibility in adult rats perinatally exposed to increased serotonin concentrations
    Sofia Blazevic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, HR 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Behav Brain Res 230:175-81. 2012

Collaborators

  • Jasminka Stefulj
  • Margot Albus
  • Maja Bucan
  • Maja Tomicic
  • Yanyan Wang
  • L Cicin-Sain
  • Sofia Blazevic
  • Branimir Jernej
  • Li San Wang
  • Gordana Mokrovic
  • Melita Balija
  • Luka Culig
  • Lejla Colic
  • Zorana Bujas Petkovic
  • Hakon Hakonarson
  • Nicole Gidaya
  • Ingrid E Lindquist
  • Lindsay Yurcaba
  • Kai Wang
  • Srdan Marusić
  • Mislay Novokmet
  • Darko Oreskovic
  • Ana Matosic
  • Damir Grgicevic
  • Anton Vladic
  • Zvonimir Sucic
  • Miroslav Banovic
  • Ervina Bilic
  • Stjepan Vukadin

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Population-based study of genetic variation in individuals with autism spectrum disorders from Croatia
    Li San Wang
    Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Biomedical Graduate Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:134. 2010
    ..Genome-wide studies on autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) have mostly focused on large-scale population samples, but examination of rare variations in isolated populations may provide additional insights into the disease pathogenesis...
  2. doi request reprint The effects of the perinatal treatment with 5-hydroxytryptophan or tranylcypromine on the peripheral and central serotonin homeostasis in adult rats
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Division of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Neurochem Int 59:202-7. 2011
    ..Further studies are planned in order to explore the nature of the different disturbances of 5HT homeostasis induced by the two compounds, and their results are expected to shed some light on the role of hyperserotonemia in autism...
  3. doi request reprint Hyperserotonemia in autism: activity of 5HT-associated platelet proteins
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, 10 000, Zagreb, Croatia
    J Neural Transm 116:493-501. 2009
    ..The results suggest a possibility of upregulation of monoaminergic synthesis/degradation and, probably consequential, downregulation of 5HT(2A)r in autistic subjects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dependence and polymorphisms of serotonin-related genes: association studies
    Gordana Mokrovic
    Department of Molecular Biology, Ruder Bogkovid Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 32:127-31. 2008
    ..The increase of sample size (in progress) is expected to enable search of more subtle differences, as well as re-evaluation of these preliminary findings...
  5. doi request reprint Functional promoter polymorphism of the neuronal isoform of tryptophan hydroxylase (Tph2) in suicide
    Jasminka Stefulj
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Psychiatry Res 186:446-7. 2011
    ..No significant differences were found between the groups. Obtained results do not support involvement of the investigated polymorphism in the susceptibility to suicide completion...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter promoter and intron 2 polymorphisms: relationship between allelic variants and gene expression
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Department of Molecular Genetics, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Biol Psychiatry 55:1090-4. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Hyperserotonemia in autism: the potential role of 5HT-related gene variants
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 32:75-80. 2008
    ..These results suggest a possible synergistic effect of genes regulating 5HT synthesis/degradation in dysregulation of the peripheral 5HT homeostasis of autistic patients...
  8. doi request reprint 5-HT2A receptor gene polymorphisms in Croatian subjects with autistic disorder
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, and Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Youth, Zagreb, Croatia
    Psychiatry Res 178:556-8. 2010
    ..Significant overrepresentation of the G allele and the GG genotype of the -1438 A/G polymorphism was observed in group of autistic subjects, supporting the possible involvement of the 5-HT2A receptor in the development of autism...
  9. ncbi request reprint Platelet serotonin measures in migraine
    Branimir Jernej
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Bijenicka 54, Zagreb, Croatia
    Headache 42:588-95. 2002
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety-like behavior and cognitive flexibility in adult rats perinatally exposed to increased serotonin concentrations
    Sofia Blazevic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, HR 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Behav Brain Res 230:175-81. 2012
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Hyperserotonemia in adults with autistic disorder
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Rooseveltov trg 6, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1934-40. 2007
    ..However, significant negative relationship was observed between PSL and speech development, indicating the relationship between the peripheral 5HT concentrations and verbal abilities in autistic subjects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter gene promoter (5-HTTLPR) and intron 2 (VNTR) polymorphisms in Croatian suicide victims
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
    Biol Psychiatry 54:884-9. 2003
    ....
  13. pmc Emotional response in dopamine D2L receptor-deficient mice
    Dubravka Hranilovic
    Department of Animal Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Behav Brain Res 195:246-50. 2008
    ..Our findings contribute to a better understanding of the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying emotional responses...