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Davor Juretić

  • Scientific advisor at Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences,
    Mailing adress: Šetalište Ivana Meštrovića 45, 21000, Split, Croatia

  • Professor Emeritus at University of Split, Faculty of Science,
    Mailing adress: Ruđera Boškovića 33, 21000 Split, Croatia

 

Major research areas

  1. Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs). How to discover or design them and interplay of bioinformatics, biophysics and bioenergetics needed to get insight into their mechanism of action. From AMPs to peptide antibiotics and other application possibilities.

  2. Maximum entropy production & maximum entropy principles and their applications in physics, bioenergetics and enzyme kinetics. Is life unique among other dissipative structures due to superior capacity for accelerating thermodynamic evolution of its environment through the increase of its own information entropy (evolution coupling hypothesis)?

  3. Secondary structure prediction for membrane proteins. Finding sequence location for transmembrane and membrane-buried helices.

Davor Juretić


Professor Emeritus,

University of Split, Split, Croatia

Office:
Mediterranean Institute for Life Sciences, Meštrovićevo šetalište 45,
21000 Split,  Croatia

Faculty of Science address:
Ruđera Boškovića 33,
21000 Split,  Croatia

Home phone: +385-(0)21-388724
Cellular phone: 098-581193
Fax: +385-(0)21-555605

E-mail:

Home-page: www.pmfst.hr/~juretic/
www.pmfst.hr/biophysics/