Gordana Leposavic

Summary

Affiliation: University of Belgrade
Country: Serbia and Montenegro

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of beta-adrenoceptor blockade on the phenotypic characteristics of thymocytes and peripheral blood lymphocytes
    Aleksandra Rauski
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Int J Neurosci 113:1653-73. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-associated remodeling of thymopoiesis: role for gonadal hormones and catecholamines
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Neuroimmunomodulation 15:290-322. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization of thymocyte phenotypic alterations induced by long-lasting beta-adrenoceptor blockade in vivo and its effects on thymocyte proliferation and apoptosis
    G Leposavic
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Mol Cell Biochem 285:87-99. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Early postnatal castration affects thymic and thymocyte noradrenaline levels and beta-adrenoceptor-mediated influence on the thymopoiesis in adult rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 182:100-15. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal androgenization affects the intrathymic T-cell maturation in rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Neuroimmunomodulation 12:117-30. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Catecholamines as immunomodulators: a role for adrenoceptor-mediated mechanisms in fine tuning of T-cell development
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Auton Neurosci 144:1-12. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist administration affects the thymopoiesis in adult female rats independently on gonadal hormone production
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Am J Reprod Immunol 53:30-41. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Age-associated changes in CD90 expression on thymocytes and in TCR-dependent stages of thymocyte maturation in male rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Exp Gerontol 41:574-89. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Neonatal testosterone imprinting affects thymus development and leads to phenotypic rejuvenation and masculinization of the peripheral blood T-cell compartment in adult female rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Brain Behav Immun 23:294-304. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Gonadal hormone dependent developmental plasticity of catecholamine:β2-adrenoceptor signaling complex in male rat thymus: putative implications for thymopoiesis
    Ivan Pilipovic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 265:20-35. 2013

Collaborators

  • Stanislava Stanojevic
  • B Plecas-Solarovic
  • N Arsenovic-Ranin
  • Vera Todorovic
  • Ivan Pilipovic
  • Dusko Kosec
  • Katarina Radojevic
  • Milica Perisić
  • Mirjana Dimitrijević
  • Zorica Stojić-Vukanić
  • Biljana Vidić-Danković
  • Aleksandra Rauski
  • Biljana Bufan
  • Milica Perišić Nanut
  • Vesna Pesic
  • Ivana Vujnović
  • Stephan von Horsten
  • Jasmina Djikić
  • Iva Aleksić
  • Vesna Vujić
  • Ana Rakin
  • Mirjana Nacka-Aleksić
  • Jasmina Dikic
  • Natasa Kustrimović
  • Katarina Mitić
  • Miodrag Colic
  • Katarina Isaković
  • Dragana Lavrnic
  • Slobodan Apostolski

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of beta-adrenoceptor blockade on the phenotypic characteristics of thymocytes and peripheral blood lymphocytes
    Aleksandra Rauski
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Int J Neurosci 113:1653-73. 2003
    ..Thus, the results suggest the role of beta-adrenoceptors in fine-tuning of T cell maturation, and, possibly, distribution and activation of distinct PBL subsets...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-associated remodeling of thymopoiesis: role for gonadal hormones and catecholamines
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Neuroimmunomodulation 15:290-322. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization of thymocyte phenotypic alterations induced by long-lasting beta-adrenoceptor blockade in vivo and its effects on thymocyte proliferation and apoptosis
    G Leposavic
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Mol Cell Biochem 285:87-99. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Early postnatal castration affects thymic and thymocyte noradrenaline levels and beta-adrenoceptor-mediated influence on the thymopoiesis in adult rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 182:100-15. 2007
    ..However, in Cx rats P failed to produce any significant changes in thymocyte subset composition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal androgenization affects the intrathymic T-cell maturation in rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Neuroimmunomodulation 12:117-30. 2005
    ..Thus, the study showed that the changes in the development of the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axis induced by neonatal androgenization may affect the thymus development and intrathymic T-cell maturation...
  6. doi request reprint Catecholamines as immunomodulators: a role for adrenoceptor-mediated mechanisms in fine tuning of T-cell development
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Auton Neurosci 144:1-12. 2008
    ..Role of alpha1- and beta-AR-mediated mechanisms in maintaining thymic homeostasis and in fine tuning of both conventional and regulatory T-cell development is discussed in the manuscript...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist administration affects the thymopoiesis in adult female rats independently on gonadal hormone production
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Am J Reprod Immunol 53:30-41. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Age-associated changes in CD90 expression on thymocytes and in TCR-dependent stages of thymocyte maturation in male rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Exp Gerontol 41:574-89. 2006
    ..Moreover, the study indicated impaired intrathymic generation of CD4+25+T(reg)-cells in aged rats, thus providing a possible explanation for the increased frequency of autoimmune diseases in ageing...
  9. doi request reprint Neonatal testosterone imprinting affects thymus development and leads to phenotypic rejuvenation and masculinization of the peripheral blood T-cell compartment in adult female rats
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Brain Behav Immun 23:294-304. 2009
    ..In conclusion, our study provides additional evidence for a role of HPG signals (i.e. sex steroids and gonadotropins) in programming the kinetics of thymic maturation/involution and in establishing immunological sexual dimorphism...
  10. doi request reprint Gonadal hormone dependent developmental plasticity of catecholamine:β2-adrenoceptor signaling complex in male rat thymus: putative implications for thymopoiesis
    Ivan Pilipovic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 265:20-35. 2013
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Thymopoiesis following chronic blockade of beta-adrenoceptors
    Aleksandra Rauski
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute for Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 25:513-28. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of catecholamines on thymocyte apoptosis and proliferation depend on thymocyte microenvironment
    Katarina Radojevic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 272:16-28. 2014
    ..In conclusion, thymic endogenous CAs, acting through distinct AR types and, possible, the same AR type (but in different cell microenvironment) may exert the opposing effects on thymocyte apoptosis/proliferation. ..
  13. doi request reprint Role of ovarian hormones in age-associated thymic involution revisited
    Milica Perisić
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Immunobiology 215:275-93. 2010
    ..Thus, ovarian hormone ablation led not only to increased diversity of the T-cell repertoire, but also to a new balance among distinct T-cell subsets in the periphery...
  14. doi request reprint Ovarian hormone withdrawal in prepubertal developmental stage does not prevent thymic involution in rats
    Nevena Arsenović-Ranin
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 238:641-57. 2013
    ..Collectively, the study showed that the withdrawal of ovarian hormones in prepubertal age increases the efficiency of thymopoiesis in young adult rats, but does not prevent decline in thymopoiesis occurring with age. ..
  15. doi request reprint Sexual dimorphism in the catecholamine-containing thymus microenvironment: a role for gonadal hormones
    Ivan Pilipovic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 195:7-20. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Role of ovarian hormones in T-cell homeostasis: from the thymus to the periphery
    Milica Perisić
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    Immunobiology 218:353-67. 2013
    ..This suggested the augmented T-cell-mediated immune response in Ox rats compared with aged-matched controls...
  17. doi request reprint Neonatal androgenization affects the efficiency of β-adrenoceptor-mediated modulation of thymopoiesis
    Katarina Radojevic
    Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 239:68-79. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the study indicates the importance of the neonatal sex steroid milieu for shaping the immunomodulatory capacity of the thymic NA/β-AR signaling system in adult rats...
  18. ncbi request reprint Aging affects AO rat splenic conventional dendritic cell subset composition, cytokine synthesis and T-helper polarizing capacity
    Zorica Stojić-Vukanić
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Serbia
    Biogerontology 14:443-59. 2013
    ..Moreover, in MLR, OX62+ DCs from aged rats exhibited enhanced Th1/Th17 driving force and diminished allostimulatory capacity compared with those from young rats...
  19. doi request reprint Chronic propranolol treatment affects expression of adrenoceptors on peritoneal macrophages and their ability to produce hydrogen peroxide and nitric oxide
    Mirjana Dimitrijević
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Neuroimmunol 211:56-65. 2009
    ..Finally, chronic propranolol treatment affected adrenoceptor expression on peritoneal macrophages and altered their capacity to generate NO and H(2)O(2)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dysregulation of T-cell development in adrenal glucocorticoid-deprived rats
    Zorica Stojić-Vukanić
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:1067-74. 2009
    ..In addition, it indicates that GCs influence the post-selection maturation of thymocytes and plays a regulatory role in controlling the ratio of mature CD4+CD8-/CD4-CD8+ SP TCRalphabeta(high) cells...
  21. ncbi request reprint Alterations in the thymopoiesis in experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis
    Dusko Kosec
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Int J Neurosci 115:461-77. 2005
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  22. doi request reprint End-point effector stress mediators in neuroimmune interactions: their role in immune system homeostasis and autoimmune pathology
    Mirjana Dimitrijević
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera, Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Immunol Res 52:64-80. 2012
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  23. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid-catecholamine interplay within the composite thymopoietic regulatory network
    Ivan Pilipovic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1261:34-41. 2012
    ..In addition, this short review points to GC- and CA-sensitive stages along the multistep T cell-developmental journey and the possible effects of altered GC, and consequently CA signaling, on thymopoietic efficiency...
  24. doi request reprint Androgens contribute to age-associated changes in peripheral T-cell homeostasis acting in a thymus-independent way
    Nevena Arsenović-Ranin
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Neuroimmunomodulation 21:161-82. 2014
    ..Considering a causal role of androgens in thymic involution, age-related remodeling of peripheral T-cell compartments in the absence of testicular hormones was evaluated...
  25. doi request reprint Adrenal hormone deprivation affects macrophage catecholamine metabolism and β2-adrenoceptor density, but not propranolol stimulation of tumour necrosis factor-α production
    Stanislava Stanojevic
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Vojvode Stepe 458, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Exp Physiol 98:665-78. 2013
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  26. doi request reprint Reshaping of T-lymphocyte compartment in adult prepubertaly ovariectomised rats: a putative role for progesterone deficiency
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Pharmacy, 450 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia Electronic address
    Immunobiology 219:118-30. 2014
    ..These alterations were reversible through progesterone supplementation. ..
  27. doi request reprint Role of gonadal hormones in programming developmental changes in thymopoietic efficiency and sexual diergism in thymopoiesis
    Gordana Leposavic
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, 450 Vojvode Stepe, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia
    Immunol Res 52:7-19. 2012
    ..Our research has particularly contributed to an understanding of the putative role of changes in catecholamine-mediated communications in the thymopoietic alterations in adult neonatally androgenized rats...
  28. doi request reprint Age-associated remodeling of neural and nonneural thymic catecholaminergic network affects thymopoietic productivity
    Gordana Leposavic
    Immunology Research Centre Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia Gordana Leposavic pharmacy bg ac rs
    Neuroimmunomodulation 18:290-308. 2011
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  29. ncbi request reprint Changes in thymopoiesis in myasthenia gravis
    Dusko Kosec
    Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Institute of Immunology and Virology, Torlak, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Int J Neurosci 115:223-43. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal exudate cells from long-lived rats exhibit increased IL-10/IL-1β expression ratio and preserved NO/urea ratio following LPS-stimulation in vitro
    Mirjana Dimitrijević
    Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera, Torlak, Immunology Research Center Branislav Jankovic, Vojvode Stepe 458, 11152, Belgrade, Serbia
    Age (Dordr) 36:9696. 2014
    ..The study suggests that macrophages from long-lived rats, differently from those of old ones, have substantial ability to limit proinflammatory mediator production, which may contribute to their longevity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent morphometrical changes in the thymus of male propranolol-treated rats
    Bosiljka Plecas-Solarović
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Vojvode Stepe 450, 11221 Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    Ann Anat 186:141-7. 2004
    ..Additionally, they suggest that distinct cell types, as well as thymocyte subsets, are sensitive to lack of beta-adrenoceptor-mediated influences in sexually immature and adult rats...
  32. ncbi request reprint Alterations in thymopoiesis in intact and peripubertally orchidectomized adult rats of different age
    Gordana Leposavic
    Institute for Immunology and Virusology Torlak, 458 Vojvode Stepe, 11221, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Mech Ageing Dev 123:401-11. 2002
    ....