Kopitar-Jerala Natasa

From Bioblast
(Redirected from Kopitar-Jerala N)

News and Events        
BEC 2020.1 Mitochondrial physiology
        Working Groups         Short-Term Scientific Missions         Management Committee         Members        


COST Action CA15203 (2016-2021): MitoEAGLE
Evolution-Age-Gender-Lifestyle-Environment: mitochondrial fitness mapping

Kopitar-Jerala Natasa

MitoPedia topics: EAGLE 

COST: Member

COST WG4: WG4 COST Mentor: Mentor

MC Member - Management Committee MitoEAGLE
Name Kopitar-Jerala Natasa, Dr., Asst. Prof.
Institution Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular and Structural Biology,

Jozef Stefan Institute,

University of Ljubljana, SI

Address Jamova cesta 39, 1000
City Ljubljana
Country Slovenia
Email [email protected]
O2k-Network Lab



BEC 2020.1 doi10.26124bec2020-0001.v12020Gnaiger E et al ― MitoEAGLE Task Group (2020) Mitochondrial physiology. Bioenerg Commun 2020.1. https://doi.org/10.26124/bec:2020-0001.v1
Kopitar-Jerala 2015 Front Cell Neurosci2015Kopitar-Jerala N (2015) The Role of Stefin B in Neuro-inflammation. Front Cell Neurosci 9:458.
Kopitar-Jerala 2015 Front Mol Neurosci2015Kopitar-Jerala N (2015) Innate immune response in brain, NF-Kappa B signaling and cystatins. Front Mol Neurosci 8:73.
Maher 2014 J Biol Chem2014Maher K, Jerič Kokelj B, Butinar M, Mikhaylov G, Manček-Keber M, Stoka V, Vasiljeva O, Turk B, Grigoryev SA, Kopitar-Jerala N (2014) A role for stefin B (cystatin B) in inflammation and endotoxemia. J Biol Chem 289:31736-50.
Polajnar 2014 Biochim Biophys Acta2014Polajnar M, Zavašnik-Bergant T, Kopitar-Jerala N, Tušek-Žnidarič M, Zerovnik E (2014) Gain in toxic function of stefin B EPM1 mutants aggregates: correlation between cell death, aggregate number/size and oxidative stress. Biochim Biophys Acta 1843:2089-99.
Maher 2014 FEBS Lett2014Maher K, Završnik J, Jerič-Kokelj B, Vasiljeva O, Turk B, Kopitar-Jerala N (2014) Decreased IL-10 expression in stefin B-deficient macrophages is regulated by the MAP kinase and STAT-3 signaling pathways. FEBS Lett 588:720-6.
Polajnar 2014 PLOS ONE2014Polajnar M, Zavašnik-Bergant T, Škerget K, Vizovišek M, Vidmar R, Fonović M, Kopitar-Jerala N, Petrovič U, Navarro S, Ventura S, Žerovnik E (2014) Human stefin B role in cell's response to misfolded proteins and autophagy. PLOS ONE 9:e102500.
Polajnar 2013 Biol Chem2013Polajnar M, Vidmar R, Vizovišek M, Fonović M, Kopitar-Jerala N, Žerovnik E (2013) Influence of partial unfolding and aggregation of human stefin B (cystatin B) EPM1 mutants G50E and Q71P on selective cleavages by cathepsins B and S. Biol Chem 394:783-90.
Kopitar-Jerala 2012 Curr Protein Pept Sci2012Kopitar-Jerala N (2012) The role of cysteine proteinases and their inhibitors in the host-pathogen cross talk. Curr Protein Pept Sci 13:767-75.
Sun 2012 Front Mol Neurosci2012Sun T, Turk V, Turk B, Kopitar-Jerala N (2012) Increased expression of stefin B in the nucleus of T98G astrocytoma cells delays caspase activation. Front Mol Neurosci 5:93.
Polajnar 2012 Front Mol Neurosci2012Polajnar M, Ceru S, Kopitar-Jerala N, Zerovnik E (2012) Human stefin B normal and patho-physiological role: molecular and cellular aspects of amyloid-type aggregation of certain EPM1 mutants. Front Mol Neurosci 5:88.
Konjar 2010 Immunology2010Konjar S, Sutton VR, Hoves S, Repnik U, Yagita H, Reinheckel T, Peters C, Turk V, Turk B, Trapani JA, Kopitar-Jerala N (2010) Human and mouse perforin are processed in part through cleavage by the lysosomal cysteine proteinase cathepsin L. Immunology 131:257-67.
Tedelind 2010 Biol Chem2010Tedelind S, Poliakova K, Valeta A, Hunegnaw R, Yemanaberhan EL, Heldin NE, Kurebayashi J, Weber E, Kopitar-Jerala N, Turk B, Bogyo M, Brix K (2010) Nuclear cysteine cathepsin variants in thyroid carcinoma cells. Biol Chem 391:923-35.
Konjar 2010 FEBS Lett2010Konjar S, Yin F, Bogyo M, Turk B, Kopitar-Jerala N (2010) Increased nucleolar localization of SpiA3G in classically but not alternatively activated macrophages. FEBS Lett 584:2201-6.
Ceru 2010 J Biol Chem2010Ceru S, Konjar S, Maher K, Repnik U, Krizaj I, Bencina M, Renko M, Nepveu A, Zerovnik E, Turk B, Kopitar-Jerala N (2010) Stefin B interacts with histones and cathepsin L in the nucleus. J Biol Chem 285:10078-86.
Ceru 2010 Biol Cell2010Ceru S, Layfield R, Zavasnik-Bergant T, Repnik U, Kopitar-Jerala N, Turk V, Zerovnik E (2010) Intracellular aggregation of human stefin B: confocal and electron microscopy study. Biol Cell 102:319-34.
Skerget 2010 J Biol Chem2010Skerget K, Taler-Vercic A, Bavdek A, Hodnik V, Ceru S, Tusek-Znidaric M, Kumm T, Pitsi D, Pompe-Novak M, Palumaa P, Soriano S, Kopitar-Jerala N, Turk V, Anderluh G, Zerovnik E (2010) Interaction between oligomers of stefin B and amyloid-beta in vitro and in cells. J Biol Chem 285:3201-10.


Kopitar-Jerala 2019 MiP20192019
Anti inflammatory role of cystatins and mitochondrial function.
Kopitar-Jerala 2018 MiP20182018
Cystatins, metabolism and neuro inflammation.
Kopitar-Jerala 2017 Abstract MITOEAGLE Barcelona2017
Kopitar Jerala 2017 MiP20172017
No abstract.

Participated at

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.