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PhD Boris Turk

PhD Boris Turk
no.: 07561 source: ARIS

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
1,235.12
A''
254.87
A'
455.41
A1/2
655.4
CI10
22,420
CImax
4,308
h10
49
A1
4.2
A3
0.86
Data for the last 5 years (citations for the last 10 years) on July 15, 2024; A3 for period 2018-2022 (update for tender in 2023: YES)
Data for ARIS tenders ( 21.05.2024 – Target research programmes, archive )
Database Linked records Citations Pure citations Average pure citations
WoS 217  27,482  25,444  117.25 
Scopus 213  29,770  27,689  130 
Audiovisual sources
no. Title (with video link) Event Source
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Mentoring junior researchers
source: ARIS
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: ARIS
Level of education Professional title Study subject Faculty Year
  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: ARIS
Type of employment Research org. Research group Date of employment Position Role Title
Full time employment (20%, RD:0%)  University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology  Chair of Biochemistry  2/1/2008  Full professor  Researcher  Full professor 
Full time employment (100%, RD:100%)  Jožef Stefan Institute  Odsek za biokemijo, molekularno in strukturno biologijo (Slovene)  6/22/1987  Research counsellor  Researcher   
Research projects Legend
source: ARIS
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. J4-50150  Erythrocyte membrane-based nanocarriers for gene silencing cancer therapy   2023 - 2024  PhD Nina Kostevšek  3,943 
2. N1-0229  Dissecting cancer activome to develop new generation of antibody-drug conjugates   2021 - 2024  PhD Boris Turk  1,107 
3. J1-3022  Systemic determination of legumain physiological roles   2021 - 2024  PhD Marko Fonović  2,261 
4. J1-2473  Human cathepsin F: An unusual cysteine protease involved in neurodegeneration   2020 - 2024  PhD Veronika Stoka  1,766 
5. N1-0127  Cathepsin-based non-invasive diagnostics of cancer   2019 - 2023  PhD Boris Turk  1,108 
6. J1-1710  Role of cysteine cathepsins in complement activation in cancer   2019 - 2023  PhD Boris Turk  1,154 
7. N1-0126  How Gram-positive pathogens impair E-cadherin functions   2019 - 2022  PhD Boris Turk  1,142 
8. J7-9435  Role of legumain in infection and inflammation   2018 - 2022  PhD Marko Fonović  1,336 
9. J3-9258  Molecular genetic biomarkers and mechanisms of unresponsiveness to biological therapy anti-TNF in patients with chronic immune diseases   2018 - 2021  PhD Uroš Potočnik  10,748 
10. N1-0031  Vloga mikro RNA-21 in katepsinov pri zakasnelem prekondicioniranju za akutno odpoved ledvic (Slovene)   2015 - 2018  PhD Boris Turk  1,203 
11. N1-0022  Proteaze pri vnetjih in celični smrti (Slovene)   2014 - 2017  PhD Boris Turk  1,403 
12. J1-6739  Role of cysteine cathepsins in inflammation-associated diseases   2014 - 2017  PhD Boris Turk  2,310 
13. J3-5500  Proteomic and aptamer-based approaches for study of host-pathogen interactions in staphylococcal and clostridial infections   2013 - 2016  PhD Maja Rupnik  5,832 
14. J1-5449  Role of cysteine proteases in the process of cancerogenesis   2013 - 2016  PhD Marko Fonović  2,659 
15. J3-4267  Involvement of the Lysosomal Cysteine Peptidase Inhibitors in Progression and Metastasis of Mammary Cancer   2011 - 2014  PhD Olga Vasiljeva  1,735 
16. J4-4149  Study of hom(e)ologous recombination in the evolution of polyketide synthases   2011 - 2014  PhD Štefan Fujs  4,419 
17. J1-4121  The role of cysteine cathepsins in cellular signalling   2011 - 2014  PhD Boris Turk  2,745 
18. J1-3602  Role of lysosomes and lysosomal proteases in cellular signaling   2010 - 2013  PhD Boris Turk  2,611 
19. J3-2258  Vloga cisteinskih katepsinov in kaspaz pri nevrodegeneraciji (Slovene)   2009 - 2012  PhD Veronika Stoka  1,614 
20. J1-0185  Proteomic identification of extracellular substrates of cysteine proteases   2008 - 2011  PhD Marko Fonović  1,185 
21. J1-0711  Role of cysteine cathepsins in regulation of cell proliferation and cell death   2008 - 2011  PhD Boris Turk  1,192 
22. J1-9520  Cathepsin F, a novel cysteine protease involved in neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis   2007 - 2009  PhD Veronika Stoka  2,308 
23. J1-9359  The effect of citrullination of extracellular matrix proteins to degradation by cysteine in metalloproteases in arthritic joints   2007 - 2009  PhD Boris Turk  1,689 
24. Z1-7015  Role of cysteine cathepsins as immunomodulators in rheumatoid arthritis   2006 - 2007  PhD Boris Turk  1,106 
25. J1-6488  Role of cysteine proteases in inflammation   2004 - 2007  PhD Boris Turk  2,433 
26. J1-1258  Role of proteases and their inhibitors in apoptosis   1999 - 2001  PhD Boris Turk  1,296 
27. J1-0605  Structural studies of lysosomal cysteine proteases and their inhibitors   1999 - 2001  PhD Dušan Turk  1,922 
28. J1-7422  Tissue proteinases and their inhibitors: Characterisation, genetic engineering and structure-function relationship   1996 - 2001  PhD Vito Turk  3,602 
29. R1-2844  Razvoj diagnostičnih reagentov za imunohistokemijsko določanje človeških katepsinov in njihovih inhibitorjev v kliničnih preparatih (Slovene)   1999  PhD Janko Kos  2,310 
30. J1-7271  Strukturne študije lisozomalnih cisteinskih proteaz (Slovene)   1998  PhD Dušan Turk  1,875 
ARIS research and infrastructure programmes Legend
source: ARIS
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation in health and disease   2022 - 2024  PhD Boris Turk  3,636 
2. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   2015 - 2021  PhD Boris Turk  3,919 
3. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   2009 - 2014  PhD Boris Turk  3,868 
4. P1-0140  Proteolysis and its regulation   2004 - 2008  PhD Vito Turk  4,157 
5. P0-0504-0106  Proteolysis   2001 - 2003  PhD Vito Turk  4,853 
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