Dr. Jenei Zsuzsanna

chemical researcher

Dr. Jenei Zsuzsanna (PhD)

researcher in chemistry

Dr. Zsuzsanna Jenei started her university studies at the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the University of Szeged (2000), graduated in 2005, then worked at the Institute of Clinical Chemistry of the University of Szeged until 2006. She completed her PhD studies at the Institute of Chemistry, University of Warwick, England, between 2006-2010.

Since 2010, she has been working in the Biochemistry and Immunology Department of the Pro-Vitam Diagnostic and Research laboratory. Since 2017, she is a member of the Pro-Vitam research team. Between 2020 and 2022, she worked in the Molecular Biology Department of the Pro-Vitam laboratory on the processing and PCR analysis of Covid-19 samples.

Her main research activities include:

  • Development of new diagnostic methods
  • Development of multiplex methods for rapid testing of hepatitis viruses


Korodi M, Horváth I, Rákosi K, Jenei Z, Hudák G, Kákes M, Dallos-Fejér K, Simai E, Páll O, Staver N, Briciu V, Lupșe M, Flonta M, Almaș A, Birlutiu V, Daniela Lupu C , Magdalena Ghibu A, Pianoschi D, Terza LM, Fejer SN. Longitudinal determination of BNT162b2 vaccine induced strongly binding SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibodies in a cohort of Romanian healthcare workers. Vaccines. 2022 Sep 2;40(37):5445-5451. two: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.07.040. Epub 2022 Aug 1. PMID: 35931634; PMCID: PMC9339977.

G. Hudák, G. Farkas, B. Vajik, B. Sinka, K. Rákosi, O. Csákány, L. Terza, Z. Jenei, and S. N. Fejer, „Extremely rare „daisy-like” crystals in urinary sediment can be due to a sampling artifact,” Clinica chimica acta, vol. 523, p. 169-171, 2021.

Packing of transmembrane domain 2 of carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1A affects oligomerization and malonyl-CoA sensitivity of the mitochondrial outer membrane protein By: Jenei, Zsuzsanna A.; Warren, Gemma Z.L.; Hasan, Muhammad; et al. FASEB JOURNAL Volume: 25 Issue: 12 Pages: 4522-4530 Published: DEC 2011.

Self-association of Transmembrane Domain 2 (TM2), but Not TM1, in Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase 1A ROLE OF GXXXG(A) MOTIFS By: Jenei, Zsuzsanna A.; Borthwick, Karen; Zammit, Victor A.; et al. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY Volume: 284 Issue: 11 Pages: 6988-6997 Published: MAR 13 2009.

Conformational effects of the valine sidechain on the beta(L)beta(L) extended and Type I beta turn backbone structures of MeCO-Val-Ala-NHMe and MeCO-Ala-Val-NHMe. An ab initio exploratory conformational study By: Fejer, SN; Jenei, ZA; Paragi, G Conference: Symposium on Role of Chemistry in the Evolution of Molecular Medicine Location: UNIV SZEGED, SZEGED, HUNGARY Date: JUN 27-29, 2003 JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR STRUCTURE-THEOCHEM Volume: 666 Pages: 303- 310 Published: DEC 29 2003.

Dr. Jenei Zsuzsanna