J Vekic

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Affiliation: University of Belgrade
Country: Serbia and Montenegro

Publications

  1. ncbi LDL and HDL subclasses and their relationship with Framingham risk score in middle-aged Serbian population
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute for Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Vojvode Stepe 450, P Box 146, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 40:310-6. 2007
  2. ncbi Association of oxidative stress and PON1 with LDL and HDL particle size in middle-aged subjects
    J Vekic
    Institute for Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Eur J Clin Invest 37:715-23. 2007
  3. doi High serum uric acid and low-grade inflammation are associated with smaller LDL and HDL particles
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 203:236-42. 2009
  4. ncbi Gender-related effect of apo E polymorphism on lipoprotein particle sizes in the middle-aged subjects
    Aleksandra Topic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 41:361-7. 2008
  5. doi Does simultaneous determination of LDL and HDL particle size improve prediction of coronary artery disease risk?
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, POB 146, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Exp Med 8:109-16. 2008
  6. doi Association of oxidative stress and paraoxonase status with PROCAM risk score
    Aleksandra Stefanovic
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Institute for Medical Biochemistry, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 42:617-23. 2009
  7. doi Combined effects of small apolipoprotein (a) isoforms and small, dense LDL on coronary artery disease risk
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Arch Med Res 40:29-35. 2009
  8. doi Small, dense LDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B: relationship with serum lipids and LDL size
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 207:496-501. 2009
  9. doi LDL and HDL subclasses in acute ischemic stroke: prediction of risk and short-term mortality
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, and Special Hospital for Prevention and Therapy of Cerebrovascular Disease Sveti Sava, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 210:548-54. 2010

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Publications9

  1. ncbi LDL and HDL subclasses and their relationship with Framingham risk score in middle-aged Serbian population
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute for Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Vojvode Stepe 450, P Box 146, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 40:310-6. 2007
    ..Very limited information is available about the lipoprotein subclasses among populations living in South-East European region, and none for Serbia...
  2. ncbi Association of oxidative stress and PON1 with LDL and HDL particle size in middle-aged subjects
    J Vekic
    Institute for Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Eur J Clin Invest 37:715-23. 2007
    ..This study investigates the connection between LDL and HDL particle heterogeneity and oxidative stress, antioxidative defence (AOD) and paraoxonase (PON1) status in a healthy middle-aged Serbian population...
  3. doi High serum uric acid and low-grade inflammation are associated with smaller LDL and HDL particles
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 203:236-42. 2009
    ..In conclusion, higher serum UA and low-grade inflammation are closely linked to alterations in lipoprotein metabolism which may represent an early sign of atherosclerosis in asymptomatic subjects...
  4. ncbi Gender-related effect of apo E polymorphism on lipoprotein particle sizes in the middle-aged subjects
    Aleksandra Topic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 41:361-7. 2008
    ..We determined the frequencies of apolipoprotein E (apo E) alleles and examined the effect of apo E polymorphism on lipoprotein particle sizes in Serbian healthy, middle-aged individuals...
  5. doi Does simultaneous determination of LDL and HDL particle size improve prediction of coronary artery disease risk?
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, POB 146, 11000, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Exp Med 8:109-16. 2008
    ..However, it is unclear whether the determination of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) phenotypes may or may not improve the ability to predict CAD development...
  6. doi Association of oxidative stress and paraoxonase status with PROCAM risk score
    Aleksandra Stefanovic
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Institute for Medical Biochemistry, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Clin Biochem 42:617-23. 2009
    ..We therefore investigated the association between plasma markers of oxidative stress and paraoxonase status with PROCAM risk score...
  7. doi Combined effects of small apolipoprotein (a) isoforms and small, dense LDL on coronary artery disease risk
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Belgrade, Serbia
    Arch Med Res 40:29-35. 2009
    ..Both Lp(a) constituents are well-recognized risk factors for coronary artery disease (CAD). This study investigates the interrelationship of apo(a) and LDL size, as well as their possible synergistic effect on the increase of CAD risk...
  8. doi Small, dense LDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B: relationship with serum lipids and LDL size
    Jelena Vekic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 207:496-501. 2009
    ..This study investigates the associations of sdLDL-C and sdLDL-apoB with serum lipid parameters and LDL size in healthy men and women...
  9. doi LDL and HDL subclasses in acute ischemic stroke: prediction of risk and short-term mortality
    Aleksandra Zeljkovic
    Institute of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, and Special Hospital for Prevention and Therapy of Cerebrovascular Disease Sveti Sava, Belgrade, Serbia
    Atherosclerosis 210:548-54. 2010
    ..However, their clinical significance for acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is uncertain. This study evaluates associations of LDL and HDL particle sizes and subclasses with AIS risk and short-term mortality after AIS...