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Sts Cyril and Methodius University
Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Institute of Chemistry

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StreetArhimedova 5 
ZIP, City, State 1000 - Skopje (FYR of Macedonia) 
Phone+389 2 3249934 
Fax+389 2 3226865 
Emailmarinaiv@pmf.ukim.mk 
Webhttp://www.pmf.ukim.edu.mk 
 Contact person

Dr Marina Stefova (Associate Professor)
 Employees in RTD
> 100
 Activities in Research and Development

 RTD sectors:
» Environment Pollution (Measuring, Health)     
» Nutrition and health     
» Food quality and security     
» Chemistry     
» Measurement and testing     

 Area of expertise (keywords)
» chemistry, analytical chemistry
» validation of analytical methods
» separation techniques, HPLC, GC
» solid-phase extraction
» phenolics, flavonoids
» essential oils, flavours
» food, plants, fruits, wine
» quantitative structure-retention relationships
» drugs, biological fluids
» environmental analysis
 RTD Experiences

 RTD focus of organization
Analytical chemistry, chromatographic methods

 Description of RTD activities
• assay of flavonoids in plant material using chromatographic methods (HPLC, TLC, column chromatography);
• identification and quantification of phenolic compounds with antioxidant activity in food (berry fruits, grapes, juices, wines)
• development and validation of analytical methods for quantitative determination of flavonoids;
• quantitative structure-HPLC retention relationships;
• development of procedures for drug analysis in biological fluids by HPLC
• environmental analysis using chromatographic methods (HPLC and GC).

 Experiences in international Programmes
• Chemical characterization of wild-growing medicinal and aromatic plants from Lamiaceae family and evaluation of the possibilities for their cultivation, Macedonian-Bulgarian bilateral research project (2005-2007), coordinator.
• Teaching and learning bioanalysis, CEEPUS (Central European Exchange Program for University Studies) CII-HU-0010-01-0607, 2006-2007, participant.
• Reinforcement of the WBC research capacities for food quality characterization, FP7, (2008-2011), CHROMLAB-ANTIOXIDANT: http://chromlab.pmf.ukim.edu.mk/, coordinator.
• Evaluation of the research capacity in chemistry and development of strategy for further growth in chemistry in general and in food science in particular, FP7, (2009-2010), SWOT-CHEMISTRY-FOOD: http://chemistryfood.pmf.ukim.edu.mk/, coordinator.

 Organisation is/was involved in projects funded by the following RTD programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
National RTD Programmes

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2007-08-31 / 2010-04-14