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PhD Boris Turk

PhD Boris Turk
no.: 07561 source: ARRS

researcher – active in research organisation
Phone number (01) 477 37 72
E-mail boris.turkat signijs.si
Foreign language skills
Research activity

Code Science Field Subfield
1.05.00  Natural sciences and mathematics  Biochemistry and molecular biology   
3.00.00  Medical sciences     
Keywords
Proteolysis, proteinases, apoptosis, catmepsins, enzymes, inhibitors, structure - functions of proteins, caspases, cystatins, kinetics, physiology, molecular biology, cell biology
Points
1,266.44
A''
309.2
A'
473.21
A1/2
670.24
CI10
19,380
CImax
3,980
h10
47
A1
4.36
A3
1.62
Data for the last 5 years (citations for the last 10 years) on March 30, 2023; A3 for period 2017-2021 (update for tender in 2022: YES)
Data for ARRS tenders ( 28.02.2023 – Project tender, archive )
Database Linked records Citations Pure citations Average pure citations
WoS 209  24,209  22,266  106.54 
Scopus 205  25,739  23,764  115.92 
Audiovisual sources
no. Title (with video link) Event Source
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Mentoring junior researchers
source: ARRS
no. Name and surname Type Period Code
1 Ana Ercegovič Rot  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2020 - 9/30/2024  54714 
2 Eva Vidak  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2017 - 9/30/2022  50513 
3 Aleksander Krajnc  Bologna doctoral studies  11/1/2014 - 4/30/2019  37474 
4 PhD Katarina Hočevar  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2013 - 3/31/2018  36335 
5 PhD Lovro Kramer  Bologna doctoral studies  12/1/2012 - 5/29/2017  35467 
6 PhD Miha Butinar  Bologna doctoral studies  11/1/2010 - 4/25/2014  33315 
7 PhD Matej Vizovišek  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2009 - 3/31/2014  32171 
8 PhD Barbara Sobotič  Uniform doctoral studies  10/1/2007 - 3/31/2013  29542 
9 PhD Urška Požgan  Uniform doctoral studies  11/1/2004 - 4/30/2009  25642 
10 PhD Dejan Caglič  Uniform doctoral studies  1/1/2003 - 6/30/2007  23573 
11 PhD Tomaž Langerholc  Uniform doctoral studies  1/1/2003 - 6/30/2007  23574 
12 PhD Tina Cirman  Doctoral degree  11/1/1998 - 10/31/2003  19331 
13 PhD Jerica Rozman Pungerčar  Doctoral degree  11/1/1996 - 10/31/2002  16411 
Education
source: ARRS
Level of education Professional title Study subject Faculty Year
Bachelor's degree  B. Sc.   Chemistry  SI University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical technology 1988 
Master's degree  M. Sc.   Biochemistry  SI University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical technology 1991 
Doctor's degree  Ph. D.   Chemistry  SI University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical technology 1993 
Doctor's degree  Ph. D.   Medical and Physiological chemistry  SE 1996 
Doctoral dissertations and other final papers Show
Obtaining results now
source: COBISS
Employments
source: ARRS
Type of employment Research org. Research group Date of employment Position Title
Full time employment (20%)  University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology  Chair of Biochemistry  2/1/2008  Full professor  Full professor 
Full time employment (100%, RD:100%)  Jožef Stefan Institute  Odsek za biokemijo, molekularno in strukturno biologijo (Slovene)  6/22/1987  Research counsellor   
Research projects Legend
source: ARRS
no. Code Title Period Head
1. N1-0229  Dissecting cancer activome to develop new generation of antibody-drug conjugates   12/1/2021 - 11/30/2025  PhD Boris Turk  1,071 
2. J1-3022  Systemic determination of legumain physiological roles   10/1/2021 - 9/30/2024  PhD Marko Fonović  2,111 
3. N1-0127  Cathepsin-based non-invasive diagnostics of cancer   10/1/2019 - 9/30/2023  PhD Boris Turk  1,044 
4. J1-2473  Human cathepsin F: An unusual cysteine protease involved in neurodegeneration   9/1/2020 - 8/31/2023  PhD Veronika Stoka  1,672 
5. J1-1710  Role of cysteine cathepsins in complement activation in cancer   7/1/2019 - 6/30/2023  PhD Boris Turk  1,088 
6. N1-0126  How Gram-positive pathogens impair E-cadherin functions   10/1/2019 - 9/30/2022  PhD Boris Turk  1,076 
7. J7-9435  Role of legumain in infection and inflammation   7/1/2018 - 5/31/2022  PhD Marko Fonović  1,251 
8. J3-9258  Molecular genetic biomarkers and mechanisms of unresponsiveness to biological therapy anti-TNF in patients with chronic immune diseases   7/1/2018 - 6/30/2021  PhD Uroš Potočnik  10,082 
9. N1-0031  Vloga mikro RNA-21 in katepsinov pri zakasnelem prekondicioniranju za akutno odpoved ledvic (Slovene)   3/1/2015 - 11/30/2018  PhD Boris Turk  1,151 
10. N1-0022  Proteaze pri vnetjih in celični smrti (Slovene)   1/1/2014 - 12/31/2017  PhD Boris Turk  1,353 
11. J1-6739  Role of cysteine cathepsins in inflammation-associated diseases   7/1/2014 - 6/30/2017  PhD Boris Turk  2,206 
12. J3-5500  Proteomic and aptamer-based approaches for study of host-pathogen interactions in staphylococcal and clostridial infections   8/1/2013 - 7/31/2016  PhD Maja Rupnik  5,511 
13. J1-5449  Role of cysteine proteases in the process of cancerogenesis   8/1/2013 - 7/31/2016  PhD Marko Fonović  2,564 
14. J3-4267  Involvement of the Lysosomal Cysteine Peptidase Inhibitors in Progression and Metastasis of Mammary Cancer   7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014  PhD Olga Vasiljeva  1,686 
15. J4-4149  Study of hom(e)ologous recombination in the evolution of polyketide synthases   7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014  PhD Štefan Fujs  4,243 
16. J1-4121  The role of cysteine cathepsins in cellular signalling   7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014  PhD Boris Turk  2,593 
17. J1-3602  Role of lysosomes and lysosomal proteases in cellular signaling   5/1/2010 - 4/30/2013  PhD Boris Turk  2,509 
18. J3-2258  Vloga cisteinskih katepsinov in kaspaz pri nevrodegeneraciji (Slovene)   5/1/2009 - 4/30/2012  PhD Veronika Stoka  1,574 
19. J1-0185  Proteomic identification of extracellular substrates of cysteine proteases   2/1/2008 - 1/30/2011  PhD Marko Fonović  1,148 
20. J1-0711  Role of cysteine cathepsins in regulation of cell proliferation and cell death   2/1/2008 - 1/30/2011  PhD Boris Turk  1,155 
21. J1-9520  Cathepsin F, a novel cysteine protease involved in neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis   7/1/2007 - 6/30/2010  PhD Veronika Stoka  2,248 
22. J1-9359  The effect of citrullination of extracellular matrix proteins to degradation by cysteine in metalloproteases in arthritic joints   1/1/2007 - 12/31/2009  PhD Boris Turk  1,596 
23. Z1-7015  Role of cysteine cathepsins as immunomodulators in rheumatoid arthritis   1/1/2006 - 12/31/2007  PhD Boris Turk  1,080 
24. J1-6488  Role of cysteine proteases in inflammation   2/1/2004 - 1/30/2007  PhD Boris Turk  2,373 
25. J1-1258  Role of proteases and their inhibitors in apoptosis   1/1/1999 - 6/30/2001  PhD Boris Turk  1,265 
26. J1-0605  Structural studies of lysosomal cysteine proteases and their inhibitors   7/1/1998 - 6/30/2001  PhD Dušan Turk  1,802 
27. J1-7422  Tissue proteinases and their inhibitors: Characterisation, genetic engineering and structure-function relationship   1/1/1996 - 6/30/2001  PhD Vito Turk  3,472 
28. R1-2844  Razvoj diagnostičnih reagentov za imunohistokemijsko določanje človeških katepsinov in njihovih inhibitorjev v kliničnih preparatih (Slovene)   1/1/1998 - 10/31/1999  PhD Janko Kos  2,236 
29. J1-7271  Strukturne študije lisozomalnih cisteinskih proteaz (Slovene)   1/1/1995 - 6/30/1998  PhD Dušan Turk  1,755 
ARRS research and infrastructure programmes Legend
source: ARRS
no. Code Title Period Head
1. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation in health and disease   1/1/2022 - 12/31/2027  PhD Boris Turk  3,483 
2. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   1/1/2015 - 12/31/2021  PhD Boris Turk  3,720 
3. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   1/1/2009 - 12/31/2014  PhD Boris Turk  3,706 
4. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   1/1/2004 - 12/31/2008  PhD Vito Turk  3,970 
5. P0-0504-0106  Proteolysis   1/1/1999 - 12/31/2003  PhD Vito Turk  4,668 
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