Јelena Marinković

Research associate

Research interest: Nanomaterials in dentistry, oral biofilm, antibacterial potential, antibiofilm potential, potential of essential oils and their constituents, potential of nature based materials.


Doctor of Dental Medicine degree, 2014, University of Belgrade, School of Dental Medicine

PhD in Dental Sciences, 2021, University of Belgrade, School of Dental Medicine, PhD thesis title: The potential of essential oils towards bacteria from infected root canals of young permanent teeth.


2016 -2017 – Scholarship holder of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia

2018 – present, Department of Physical Chemistry, Institute of Nuclear Sciences Vinča

Active projects:

Program topic: Biomaterials in tissue engineering (2021- and present); participant.

List of five selected publications:

  1. J. Marinković, B. Nikolić, Т. Marković, В. Petrović, S. Pašalić, M. Lal, D. Marković, Essential Oils As Adjuvants In Endodontic Therapy: Myth Or Reality? Future Microbiol. 17 (2022) 1487-1499. https://doi.org/10.2217/fmb-2022-0115.
  • J. Marinkovic, T. Markovic, B. Nikolic, A Ciric, D. Mitic-Culafic, S. Dukanovic, A. Krstic, D. Pavlica, T. Vlajic, D. Markovic, Biocompatibility and Antibacterial Potential of the Cinnamomum camphora cineoliferum (L.) J. Presl. and Melaleuca ericifolia Sm. Essential Oils Against Facultative and Obligate Endodontic Anaerobes. J. Essent. Oil-Bear. Plants. 25 (2022) 111-125. https://doi.org/10.1080/0972060X.2022.2040386
  • J. Marinković, M. Bošković, G. Tasić, B. Vasilijević, D. Marković, T. Marković, B. Nikolić, Cymbopogon Martinii Essential Oil Nanoemulsions: Physico-Chemical Characterization, Antibacterial and Antibiofilm Potential Against Enterococcus faecalis. Ind Crops Prod.  187 (2022) 115478. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2022.115478
  • J. Marinković, B. Nikolić, T. Marković, M. Radunović, J. Ilić, M. Bošković, A. Ćirić, D. Marković, Cymbopogon citratus Essential Oil: An Active Principle Of Nanoemulsion Against Enterococcus Faecalis Root Canal Biofilm. Future Microbiol. 16 (2021) 907-918. https://doi.org/10.2217/fmb-2021-0081
  • J. Marinković, D.M. Ćulafić, B. Nikolić, S. Đukanović, T. Marković, G. Tasić, A. Ćirić, D. Marković, Antimicrobial Potential of Irrigants Based On Essential oils of Cymbopogon martinii and Thymus zygis towards in vitro Multispecies Biofilm Cultured in ex vivo Root CanalsArch. Oral Biol. 117 (2020) 104842. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.archoralbio.2020.104842