Competition for the Best Technological Innovation in Serbia

2006
Laboratory for Molecular Genetics of Industrial Microorganisms (project IP1836)
Competition’s final
Proposal: Development of technological procedure for production of fermented acid goat milk dairy using autochthonic lactic acid bacteria
The Team: Mihajlo Ostojić, Faculty of agriculture; Ljubiša Topisirović, IMGGE; Igor Ostojić

2008
Laboratory for Molecular Biology (project 143051)
3rd place in the field of biology, category Potentials
Proposal: Combined analysis of molecular markers CA19-9 and K-RAS G12 in diagnostics of pancreatic cancer
The Team: Aleksandra Nikolić, IMGGE; Aleksandra Divac, IMGGE; Snežana Lukić, Clinic for Gastroenterology, Clinical Centre of Serbia; Mila Ljujić, IMGGE

2015
Laboratory for Microbial Molecular Genetics and Ecology (project 173048)
3rd round of recensions (Exhibition of innovations)
Proposal: Bioplastic plaster
The Team: Jasmina Nikodinović Runić, IMGGE I; Sanja Jeremić, IMGGE; Jelena Radivojević, IMGGE; Lidija Đokić, IMGGE; Dušan Milivojević, IMGGE

Laboratory for Molecular Microbiology (innovation project 451-03-2802/2013-16/148)
3rd round of recensions (Exhibition of innovations)
Proposal: First original domestic probiotic culture for animals
The Team: Nataša Golić, IMGGE; Amarela Terzić-Vidojević, IMGGE; Katarina Veljović, IMGGE; Igor Mrvaljević, Veterinary station "Koker"

Competition ’Belgrade Venture Forum’

2014
Laboratory for Molecular Microbiology (innovation project 451-03-2802/2013-16/148)
Competition’s final
Proposal: Development of probiotic product for non-human mammals using natural isolates of lactic acid bacteria.
The Team: Nataša Golić, IMGGE; Amarela Terzić-Vidojević, IMGGE; Igor Mrvaljević, Veterinary station "Koker"; Mlađan Stojanović, The Intellectual Property Office, Republic of Serbia; Nataša Lješković, IMGGE.

National Patent Application
’New probiotic starter culture for human and animal application’ P-2015/0852, submitted to The Intellectual Property Office (Republic of Serbia) on 17th December 2015 and international patent application PCT/RS2015/000027 to The Intellectual Property Office (Republic of Serbia) on 22nd December 2015.