Brcic Luka defended his PhD thesis at the TRIBE doctoral program on December 18, 2018.
Photo: Luka Brčić and her mentor professor Vesna Boraska Perica
Thesis title: Hashimoto's thyroiditis: identification of genetic variants involved in development of disease
Mentor: Professor Vesna Boraska Perica
Full text of PhD thesis: (TRIBE repository: pdf
Brčić L, Barić A, Gračan S, Brekalo M, Kaličanin D, Gunjača I, Torlak Lovrić V, Tokić S, Radman M, Škrabić V, Miljković A, Kolčić I, Štefanić M, Glavaš-Obrovac Lj, Lessel D, Polašek O, Zemunik T, Barbalić M, Punda A, Boraska Perica V. Genome-wide association analysis suggests novel loci for Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Journal of Endocrinological Investigation.2018. (IF=3,166)
Brčić L, Barić A, Gračan S, Brdar D, Torlak Lovrić V, Vidan N, Zemunik T, Polašek O, Barbalić M, Punda A, Boraska Perica V. 2016. Association of established thyroid peroxidase autoantibody (TPOAb) genetic variants with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Autoimmunity 49(7):480-48. (IF=2,648)
Enrollement year: 2014.