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Prof. Dr. Tomaz Mars, MD PhD

Assoc. Prof. of Pathophysiology
Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
Zaloska cesta 4
Si-1000 Ljubljana

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Research Interests
neurobiology, skeletal  muscle physiology, cytokine signaling, metabolism, cell signaling.

Selected Recent Publications

  • Podbregar M, Lainscak M, Prelovsek O, Mars T. Cytokine response of cultured skeletal muscle cells stimulated with proinflammatory factors depends on differentiation stage. ScientificWorldJournal. 2013; 2013:617170.
  • Mis K, Matkovic U, Pirkmajer S, Sciancalepore M, Lorenzon P, Mars T, Grubic Z. Acetylcholinesterase and agrin: different functions, similar expression patterns, multiple roles. Chem Biol Interact. 2013; 203(1):297-301.
  • Katalinić M, Miš K, Pirkmajer S, Grubič Z, Kovarik Z, Marš T. The cholinergic and non-cholinergic effects of organophosphates and oximes in cultured human myoblasts. Chem Biol Interact. 2013; 203(1):144-8.
  • Kovačić D, Glavnik N, Marinšek M, Zagožen P, Rovan K, Goslar T, Marš T, Podbregar M. Total plasma sulfide in congestive heart failure. J Card Fail. 2012; 18(7):541-8.
  • Pirkmajer S, Filipovic D, Mars T, Mis K, Grubic Z. HIF-1alpha response to hypoxia is functionally separated from the glucocorticoid stress response in the in vitro regenerating human skeletal muscle. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010; 299(6):R1693-700.



POLICY STATEMENT: Biomedicine and Molecular Biosciences Action BM1005 is funded by COST, through its implementing agent the European Science Foundation.