Nevena Pencheva

Nevena Pencheva Professor Nevena Pencheva
Academic information
Institution: South-West University “Neofit Rilski”
Faculty: Public health and sport
Department: Sport
E-mail: nevena_pencheva@yahoo.com
Research interests:
Key words: Cannabinoid and opioid modulation of pain perception, Endogenous opioid system, Ligand-target interactions, Exercise physiology
Area: Physiology and Biochemistry of Physical exercise
Teaching:
  • Physiology;
  • Biochemistry of Sport;
  • ……… .
Projects participation
Project: Bioinformatics research:  protein folding, docking and prediction of biological activity
Participated as: Expert
Location: Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
Funding organization: National Science Fund, Ministry of Education and Science
Date: from 2014-12-12 to 2017-12-12
Project: Bioinformatical research on the structure and activity of proteins and drug-receptor interactions
Participated as: Expert
Location: Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
Funding organization: National Science Fund, Ministry of Education and Science DVU 01/197 / 16.12.2008 / DOO2-162
Date: from 2008-12-01 to 2012-06-30
Project: Opioid hypoalgesia assessment under physical exercise
Participated as: Project manager
Location: Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
Funding organization:
Date: from 2004 to 2005
Participation in academic, scientific and educational organizations
Organization: European Colleague of Sport Science
Location: Cologne, German
Participated as: Member
Description:
Date: from 2005
Organization: Bulgarian Peptide society
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Participated as: Member
Description:
Date: from 1997
Organization: Bulgarian Society of Physiological Sciences
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Participated as: Member
Description:
Date: from 1992
Selected publications
Title: Curve fitting problem: torque– velocity relationship with polynomials and boltzmann sigmoid functions.
Year: 2018
Type: Article
Description: Milanov, P., Koroleova, G., Mavrevski, R., Pencheva, N., Acta of Bioengineering and Biomechanics (In Press).
Title: Performance comparison of model selection criteria by generated experimental data.
Year: 2018
Type: Article
Description: Mavrevski, R., Milanov, P., Traykov, M., Pencheva, N., ITM Web of Conferences, 16, https://doi.org/10.1051/itmconf/20181602006.
Title: Computer modeling of Cannabinoid receptor type 1.
Year: 2018
Type: Article
Description: Sapundzhi, F., Dzimbova, T., Pencheva, N., Milanov, P., ITM Web of Conferences, 16, https://doi.org/10.1051/itmconf/20181602008.
Title: Assessment of different model selection criteria by generated experimental data.
Year: 2018
Type: Article
Description: Mavrevski, R., Milanov, P., Traykov, M., Pencheva., N., WSEAS Transactions on Computers, 16, 260-268, ISSN:2224-2872.
Title: Comparative Evaluation of Four Scoring Functions with Three Models of Delta Opioid Receptor Using Molecular Docking.
Year: 2014
Type: Article
Description: Sapundzhi, F., Dzimbova, T., Pencheva, N., Milanov, P., Futuring International Conference Biomath 2014, 22-27 June, Sofia, Bulgaria, Biomath Communications 1 (1), p. 84.
Title: Computer modeling of human delta opioid receptor.
Year: 2013
Type: Article
Description: Tatyana A Dzimbova, Fatima I Sapundzhi, Nevena S Pencheva, Peter Milanov, Bioautomation 17(1), 5-16.
Title: Opioid profiles of Cys2-containing enkephalin analogues.
Year: 2004
Type: Article
Description: Pencheva, N., Мilanov, P., Vezenkov, L., Pajpanova, T., Naydenova, E., European Journal of Pharmacology (Impact Factor: 2.542), 498, 249-256.
Title: Опиоидни механизми на адаптационните промени при физическо натоварване.
Year: 2004
Type: Article
Description: Пенчева, Н., Божкова, Л., Спорт и наука, 2, 101-112.