In search of glycan biomarkers for the non-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis

Zsuzsanna Kovács

PhD, Postdoctoral researcher at NIBRT

An N-glycan maturing...


Research articles:

  • Z. Kovács, L. Glover, F. Reidy, J. MacSharry, R. Saldova (2021). "Novel diagnostic options for endometriosis – Based on the glycome and microbiome." J. Adv. Res. 33, 167-181. Full text: .
  • E. Gebri*, Z. Kovács*, Mészáros, B., F. Tóth, A. Simon, H. Jankovics, F. Vonderviszt, A. Kiss, A. Guttman*, T. Hortobágyi* (2020). "N-Glycosylation Alteration of Serum and Salivary Immunoglobulin A Is a Possible Biomarker in Oral Mucositis." J. Clin. Med. 9, 1747. *contributed equally to the study. Full text: .
  • B. Mészáros*, Z. Kovács*, E. Gebri*, H. Jankovics, F. Vonderviszt, A. Kiss, A. Simon, S. Botka, T. Hortobágyi and A. Guttman (2020). "N-glycomic analysis of Z(IgA1) partitioned serum and salivary immunoglobulin A by capillary electrophoresis. " Curr Mol Med. *contributed equally to the study. Accepted proof: .
  • B. Mészáros, G. Járvás, A. Farkas, M. Szigeti, Z. Kovács, R. Kun, M. Szabó, E. Csánky and A. Guttman (2020). "Comparative analysis of the human serum N-glycome in lung cancer, COPD and their comorbidity using capillary electrophoresis. " J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 1137: 121913. Full text: .
  • Hurjak, B.*, Z. Kovács*, B. Donczo, E. Katona, G. Haramura, F. Erdelyi, A. Housang Shemirani, F. Sadeghi, L. Muszbek and A. Guttman (2020). "N-glycosylation of blood coagulation factor XIII subunit B and its functional consequence. " J Thromb Haemost. *contributed equally to the study. Full text: .
  • Elek, Z., Z. Kovács, G. Keszler, M. Szabó, E. Csánky, J. Luo, A. Guttman and Z. Rónai (2020). "High Throughput Multiplex SNP-analysis in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Lung Cancer. " Curr Mol Med 20(3): 185-193. Full text: .
  • Kovács Z., and A. Guttman (2018). "Utilization of Analytical Omics Tools in the Molecular Diagnostics of Multiple Myeloma. " Curr Mol Med 18(4): 260-272. Full text: .
  • Kovács Z., A. Simon, Z. Szabó, Z. Nagy, L. Vároczy, I. Pál, E. Csánky and A. Guttman (2017). "Capillary electrophoresis analysis of N-glycosylation changes of serum paraproteins in multiple myeloma. " Electrophoresis 38(17): 2115-2123. Full text: .
  • Kovács Z., G. Papp, H. Horváth, F. Joó and A. Guttman (2017). "A novel carbohydrate labeling method utilizing transfer hydrogenation-mediated reductive amination. " J Pharm Biomed Anal 142: 324-327. Full text: .
  • Kovács Z., M. Szarka, M. Szigeti and A. Guttman (2016). "Separation window dependent multiple injection (SWDMI) for large scale analysis of therapeutic antibody N-glycans. " J Pharm Biomed Anal 128: 367-370. Full text: .
  • Kovács Z., M. Szarka, S. Kovács, I. Boczonádi, T. Emri, K. Abe, I. Pócsi and T. Pusztahelyi (2013). "Effect of cell wall integrity stress and RlmA transcription factor on asexual development and autolysis in Aspergillus nidulans. " Fungal Genet Biol 54: 1-14. Full text: .

Thesis work:

  • Kovács Z. (2018) Identification of myeloma multiplex glyco-biomarkers by capillary electrophoresis. Full text: .

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