About
Ana Cvetko


Ana graduated in 2017 with a Master of Medical Biochemistry degree from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry. Since February 2018, she is employed at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology as a research assistant on the Croatian National Centre of Research Excellence in Personalized Healthcare project. She is working on the analysis of plasma N-glycome in the largest longitudinal twins cohort from the UK. Ana is also a doctoral student at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry. The main focus of her doctoral studies are plasma N-glycome changes in cardiometabolic diseases.

Lifestyle

Exercise in Moderation is Key to Improving Your Biological Age

Glycan profiles of these individuals that were training moderately were not changed in pro-inflammatory direction. They were, instead, changed in an anti-inflammatory manner meaning exercise benefited their bodies, as it should when done properly.

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Smoking - a ‘‘Killing Me Softly’’ Habit

The number of cigarettes smoked per day correlates with pro-inflammatory changes of glycans.

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