Farmaceutski-biokemijski fakultet

University of Zagreb
Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry
since 1882

Department of Medicinal Chemistry

Address: Ante Kovačića 1, 10000 Zagreb
Phone: 01 6394 476
Fax: 01 6394 477
Department head: prof. dr. sc. Branka Zorc

The Department provides teaching of courses at graduate level: Medicinal Chemistry 1 and 2, Drug Metabolism, Medicinal Chemistry - Selected Topics, Drug Design and Biochemical Basis of Toxicity of Endobiotics and Xenobiotics and two courses in English (Medicinal Chemistry and Drugs as Enzyme Inhibitors) as well as several courses in PhD programme (Pharmaceutical Biochemical Sciences) and Postgraduate Specialist Studies. Scientific research is focused on synthesis and biological evaluation of new compounds with potential to develop to cytostatic and antimalarial drugs and antioxidative agents, analysis and biological evaluation of flavonoids, QSAR and drug design of compounds with appropriate ADMET properties and low toxicitity. Offices and laboratories of the Department are located in Ante Kovačića 1 (2nd floor).


Title Name Status E-mail Phone
prof. dr. sc. Branka Zorc Full professor with tenure 01 4856 202
izv. prof. dr. sc. Milena Jadrijević-Mladar-Takač Associate professor 01 4828 192
prof. dr. sc. Zrinka Rajić Full professor 01 6394 477
izv. prof. dr. sc. Monika Barbarić Associate professor 01 6394 472
izv. prof. dr. sc. Mirza Bojić Associate professor 01 4818 304
izv. prof. dr. sc. Ivana Perković Associate professor 01 6394 475
doc. dr. sc. Hrvoje Rimac Assistant professor 01 4813 677
dr. sc. Kristina Pavić Postdoktorand 01 6394 475
Ljiljana Jurkin Technical associate 01 4856 006

Compulsory courses

Medicinal chemistry 1
Medicinal chemistry 2
Medicinal chemistry
Drug metabolism
Drug metabolism (MB)

Elective courses

Medicinal chemistry - Selected topics
Drug design
Biochemical basis of toxicity of endobiotics and xenobiotics
Medicinal chemistry