Šime joined AngioMatTrain network in October 2013 as ESR6 at the University Hospital Basel under the supervision of Dr. Andrea Banfi. He was born in Zadar, Croatia. He received his Bachelor’s (2007-2010) and Master’s (2010-2012) degree in Molecular Biology at the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb. He graduated with the Master’s thesis titled “Relation of osteogenic potential and stemness during mesenchymal stem cell differentiation” under the supervision of Prof. Inga Marijanović. During his studies he got interested in stem cell research and regenerative medicine. Šime is also interested in presenting the science to public so he was involved in organization of event for popularisation of science called “Biology Night”.