Division of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
Rudjer Boskovic Institute
Education 12. 05. 1995. B. Sc. Degree: “Preparation and Characterization of Bidentate and Monodentate Nitrogen Ligands with Oxazoline”, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science and Mathematics, University of Zagreb, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. sc. V. Šunjić 1995. – 2000 Postgraduate study of Organic Chemistry, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb 19. 07. 2000. M. Sc. degree: “Aromatic π-π Interactions” Molecular Recognition of Nucleotides by Conjugates Phenantridinium-Nucleic Acid Base”, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. sc. M. Žinić 24. 04. 2006. Ph. D. degree: “Synthesis of Nucleotide-Selective Bisintercaland-Receptors and Their Interactions with Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids”, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. sc. M. Žinić
V. Malinovski, L. Tumir, I. Piantanida, M. Žinić, H.-J. Schneider: "New porphyrin-nucleobase hybrid compounds and their interaction with nucleosides and nucleic acids"; Eur. J. Org. Chem. (2002) 3785-3795.
L.-M. Tumir, I. Piantanida, M. Žinić, I. Juranović Cindrić, Z. Meić, M. Kralj, S. Tomić; "Synthesis of phenanthridinium bis–nucleobase conjugates, interactions with poly U, nucleotides and in vitro antitumor activity of mono– and bis–nucleobase conjugates."; Eur. J. Med. Chem., 41 (2006) 1153-1166.
L.-M. Tumir, M. Grabar, S. Tomić, I. Piantanida, "The interactions of bis-phenanthridinium – nucleobase conjugates with nucleotides: adenine conjugate recognizes UMP in aqueous medium."; Tetrahedron 66 (2010), 2501-2513.