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Slavko Kralj

Synthesis of Materials
Jozef Stefan Institute


Dr. Slavko Kralj, working as Professor in Department of Synthesis of Materials, Jozef Stefan Institute

Research Interest

Materials Engineering


  • van der Veen BA, Leemhuis H, Kralj S, Uitdehaag JC, Dijkstra BW, Dijkhuizen L. Hydrophobic amino acid residues in the acceptor binding site are main determinants for reaction mechanism and specificity of cyclodextrin-glycosyltransferase. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2001 Nov 30;276(48):44557-62.

  • Leemhuis H, Pijning T, Dobruchowska JM, van Leeuwen SS, Kralj S, Dijkstra BW, Dijkhuizen L. Glucansucrases: three-dimensional structures, reactions, mechanism, α-glucan analysis and their implications in biotechnology and food applications. Journal of biotechnology. 2013 Jan 20;163(2):250-72.

  • van Hijum SA, Kralj S, Ozimek LK, Dijkhuizen L, van Geel-Schutten IG. Structure-function relationships of glucansucrase and fructansucrase enzymes from lactic acid bacteria. Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews. 2006 Mar 1;70(1):157-76.

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