Mladen Jergovic

Postdoctoral Research Associate I

Mladen Jergovic obtained his masters and doctoral degrees at the University of Zagreb, Croatia. In 2015, he joined the Nikolich-Zugich lab as a postdoctoral researcher, where he is currently investigating the molecular mechanisms behind age-dependent vulnerability to infection with intracellular pathogens. Mladen is a postdoc with two small children, so he has no free time or hobbies.

Recent Publications

2019

Thompson, H. L., M. J. Smithey, J. L. Uhrlaub, I. Jeftić, M. Jergović, S. E. White, N. Currier, A. M. Lang, A. Okoye, B. Park, et al., "Lymph nodes as barriers to T-cell rejuvenation in aging mice and nonhuman primates.", Aging Cell, vol. 18, issue 1, pp. e12865, 2019 Feb. PMCID: PMC6351843  PMID: 30430748

2018

Jergović, M., M. J. Smithey, and J. Nikolich-Zugich, "Intrinsic and extrinsic contributors to defective CD8+ T cell responses with aging.", Exp Gerontol, vol. 105, pp. 140-145, 2018 05. PMID: 29337070