University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Vladimir Brajković, PhD

Department of Animal Science
Office location: 2nd Pavillion, 2nd floor, room number 050
phone: +385 1 239 3929
e-mail: vbrajkovic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english

Academic qualifications

  • 2011 - 2013: Master in Animal Genetics and Breeding
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Title of the master thesis: Development and variability of microsatellites of the Y chromosome in the population of wild boar
  • 2008 - 2011: Bachelor in Engineering of Animal sciences
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Title of the diploma thesis: Inheritance of fertility in bulls

Employment and work experience

  • 2016 - : University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Assistant; PhD student
  • 2015 - 2015: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Professional trainee
  • 2014 - 2015: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Expert associate

Teaching

Research interests

  • Laboratory methods for molecular biodiversity
  • Analysis of molecular - genetic data
  • Estimation of genetic biodiversity from pedigree and molecular markers in domestic and wild animals
  • Archaeogenetics

Training and research experience

  • 05. 11. 2018. - 10. 11. 2018.: Centre for Geogenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark (scientific)
    Archaeogenetic analysis, supervisor: Jesper Stenderup
  • 23. 05. 2016. - 10. 06. 2016.: Fondazione Edmund Mach, S. Michele allAdige, Italy (scientific)
    Archaeogenetic analyses, supervisors: Cristiano Vernesi, Matteo Girardi
  • 01. 10. 2014. - 06. 12. 2014.: Fondazione Edmund Mach, S. Michele allAdige, Italy (scientific)
    Archaeogenetic analyses, supervisors: Cristiano Vernesi, Matteo Girardi

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Primjena NGS metoda u procjeni genomske varijabilnosti preživača Croatian science foundation in progress
Potencijal mikroinkapsulacije u proizvodnji sireva Operativni program konkurentnost i kohezija 2014.-2020. in progress
Prostorne informacije u istraživanju domaćih životinja Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Arheogenetika goveda u Hrvatskoj; ekstrakcija i priprema aDNA do sekvenciranja Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Saniranje tehnoloških nusproizvoda iz proizvodnje biodizela do energije MZOS finished

Publications

  • Brajković, Vladimir; Beljan, Silvestar; Kaštelanac, Ivan; Oršanić, Milan; Ugarković, Damir; Čurik, Ino; Veir, Zoran; Čubrić-Čurik, Vlatka
    DNA Sequence Variation in the Mitochondrial Control Region of Oryctolagus cuniculus from Croatia // ACS. Agriculturae conspectus scintificus, 82 (2017), 2; 117-121 (podatak o recenziji nije dostupan, članak, znanstveni)
  • Spehar, Marija; Ferenčaković, Maja; Brajkovic, Vladimir; Curik, Ino
    Variance Estimation Of Maternal Lineage Effect On Milk Traits In Croatian Holstein Cattle // ACS. Agriculturae conspectus scintificus, 82 (2017), 3; 263-266 (međunarodna recenzija, članak, znanstveni)
  • Ferenčaković, Maja; Špehar, Marija; Brajković, Vladimir; Čubrić-Čurik, Vlatka; Sölkner, Johann; Čurik, Ino
    The Impact of Cytoplasmic Inheritance on Sperm Quality in Fleckvieh Bulls // ACS. Agriculturae conspectus scintificus, 82 (2017), 2; 89-92 (međunarodna recenzija, članak, znanstveni)
  • Ristov, Strahil; Brajković, Vladimir; Čubrić Čurik, Vlatka; Michieli, Ivan; Čurik, Ino
    MaGelLAn 1.0 : a software to facilitate quantitative and population genetic analysis of maternal inheritance by
  • Iacolina, Laura; Brajković, Vladimir; Canu, Antonello; Šprem, Nikica; Čubrić Čurik, Vlatka; Fontanesi, Luca; Saarma, Urmas; Apollonio, Marco; Scandura, Massimo
    Novel Y-chromosome short tandem repeats in Sus scrofa and their variation in European wild boar and domestic pig populations // Animal genetics, 47 (2016), 682-690 doi:10.1111/age.12483 (međunarodna recenzija, članak, znanstveni)