Published articles


  • Dragoi, B., Uritu, C.M., Agrigoroaie, L., Lutic, D., Cacciaguerra, T., Hulea, V., Carasevici, E., Mn-based 2D layered nanomaterials for boosting the MRI signal, Mater. Lett. 2021, 288, 129331. (IF 3.204)
  • Dragoi, B., Uritu, C.M., Agrigoroaie, L., Lutic, D., Hulea, V., Postole, G., Coroaba, A., Carasevici, E., MnAl-Layered Double Hydroxide Nanosheets Infused with Fluorouracil for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy, ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2021, 4(2) 2061–2075. (IF – pending).
  • Filipiuc, L. E., Ababei, D. C., Alexa-Stratulat, T., Pricope, C. V., Bild, V., Stefanescu, R., Stanciu, G. D., & Tamba, B. I., Major Phytocannabinoids and Their Related Compounds: Should We Only Search for Drugs That Act on Cannabinoid Receptors?. Pharmaceutics 2021, 13(11), 1823
  • Rezus E.*, Burlui A.#, Cardoneanu A.*, Macovei L.A.*, Tamba B.I.#, Rezus C. From Pathogenesis to Therapy in Knee Osteoarthritis: Bench-to-Bedside. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021;22(5):2697. FI 2019/2020 = 4.556 #Corresponding author, * these authors contributed equally to this work.
  • Caba I.C.; Ştefănescu R.#, Tamba B.I. Observation of Intact and Proteolytically Cleaved Amyloid-Beta (1–40)-Oleuropein Noncovalent Complex at Neutral pH by Mass Spectrometry. Molecules 2021, 26, 3261. #Corresponding author.
  • Spoială EL, Stanciu GD, Bild V, Ababei DA, Gavrilovici C. From evidence to clinical guidelines in antibiotic treatment in acute otitis media in children. Antibiotics 2021, 10, 52.
  • Stanciu GD, Rusu RN, Bild V, Filipiuc LE, Tamba BI, Ababei DC. Systemic actions of SGLT2 inhibition on chronic mTOR activation as a shared pathogenic mechanism between Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes. Biomedicines 2021, 9, 576.
  • Rata DM, Cadinoiu AN, Atanase LI, Popa M, Mihai C-T, Solcan C, et al. Topical formulations containing aptamer-functionalized nanocapsules loaded with 5-fluorouracil – An innovative concept for the skin cancer therapy. Mater Sci Eng C. 2021;119.
  • Ivănescu B, Pop CE, Vlase L, Corciovă A, Gherghel D, Vochita G, et al. Cytotoxic effect of chloroform extracts from tanacetum vulgare, t. Macrophyllum and t. corymbosum on hela, a375 and v79 cell lines. Farmacia. 2021;69(1):12–20
  • F.D. Cojocaru, et al. Development and characterisation of microporous biomimetic scaffolds loaded with magnetic nanoparticles as bone repairing material. Ceramics International, 2021, 47 (8): 11209-11219; IF: 3.83 (Q1, 2 of 28); 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.12.246.
  • B.E.-B. Crețu, G. Dodi, A. Shavandi, I. Gardikiotis, I.L. Șerban, V. Balan, Imaging Constructs: The Rise of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles. Molecules 2021, 26, 3437 (IF 3.267, Q2).
  • V.C. Ursachi, G. Dodi, A.G. Rusu, C.T. Mihai, L. Verestiuc, V. Balan, Paclitaxel-Loaded Magnetic Nanoparticles Based on Biotinylated N-Palmitoyl Chitosan: Synthesis, Characterization and Preliminary In Vitro Studies. Molecules 2021, 26,3467 (IF 3.267, Q2).
  • D. Draganescu, C. Andritoiu, D. Hritcu, G. Dodi, M.I. Popa, Flaxseed Lignans and Polyphenols Enhanced Activity in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats, Biology 2021, 10, 43 (IF 3.796, Q1).
  • Morarasu S, Ghetu N, Coman CG, Morarasu BC, Boicu D, Spiridon IA, Gardikiotis I, Danciu M, Pieptu D. New Chimeric Groin Flap Experimental Model in Rats. Ann Plast Surg. DOI: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000002561
  • Morarasu S, Ghetu N, Coman CG, Morarasu BC, Boicu D, Spiridon IA, Gardikiotis I, Danciu M, Pieptu D. Role of Ultrahigh Frequency Ultrasound in Evaluating Experimental Flaps. J Reconstr Microsurg. DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1718392
  • Jesus Gonzalez, Ioannis Gardikiotis, Alejandro Ruiz-Moya, Joan Fontdevila, Omar Weshahy, Jose Palacin, Joan Vinals, Joon Pio Hong. Duplex echography as an adjuvant tool to clinical examination to detect early postoperative free flap vascular compromise. Microsurgery. DOI: 10.1002/micr.30699




  • M.L. Iordache, G. Dodi, D. Hritcu, D. Draganescu, O. Chiscan, M.I. Popa, Magnetic chitosan grafted (alkyl acrylate) composite particles: Synthesis, characterization and evaluation as adsorbents, Arabian Journal of Chemistry 2018, 11(7), 1032-1043. FI: 3.298
  • A.R. Petrovici, I. Roçca, I. Stoica, M. Silion, A. Nicolescu, G. Dodi, N. Simionescu, C.-D. Varganici, I.C. Ivanov, M. Pinteală, Biosynthesis of exopolysaccharides by Weissella confusa in a new culture medium, Romanian Biotechnological Letters 2018, 23(3), 13637. FI: 0.59
  • Gabriela Rusu-Zota, Luca A., Gabriela-Dumitrita Stanciu et al. The imidazoline Receptor Antagonists Idazoxan and Efaroxan Improve the Spatial and Reference Memory in Rats. REV. CHIM (Bucharest) 69(12):3577-3580, 2018. FI: 1.232.
  • R.N. Rusu, D.C. Ababei, G.D. Stanciu, A. Luca et al. Demonstrating the antinociceptive action of renin-angiotensin systems modulators in mice. Veterinary Drug, 12 (2): 31-37, 2018.
  • C.R. Ciobanu, Schreiner T., Drug V., Stanciu G.-D., Alexa-Stratulat T., Luca A., Mihai C.-T., Tamba B.-I., Ciortescu I., Research on Functionalized Gadolinium Oxide Nanoparticles for MRI and THz Imaging. EPE 2018 – Proceedings of the 2018 10th International Conference and Expositions on Electrical and Power Engineering, 2018, 8559855, 646-649
  • C.M. Uritu, C.T. Mihai, G.-D. Stanciu, G. Dodi, T. Alexa-Stratulat, A. Luca, M.-M. Leon-Constantin, R. Stefanescu, V. Bild, S. Melnic, B.I. Tamba. Medicinal Plants of the Family Lamiaceae in Pain Therapy: A Review. Pain Research and Management. 2018: 1 FI: 2.027
  • B.I. Tamba, V. Streinu, G. Foltea, A.N. Neagu, G. Dodi, M. Zlei, A. Tijani, C. Stefanescu. Tailored surface silica nanoparticles for blood-brain barrier penetration: Preparation and in vivo investigation. Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 2018; doi: 10.1016/j.arabjc.2018.03.019. FI: 2.969G. Dodi, D. Hritcu, D. Draganescu, R.D. Andrei, M.I. Popa. Hexagonal-shaped aminosilane magnetite nanoparticles: Preparation, characterization and hybrid film deposition, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 2018 542:21-30. FI: 2.829
  • D.E. Zavastin, G. Biliută, G. Dodi, A.M. Macsim, G. Lisa, S.P. Gherman, I. G. Breabăn, A. Miron, S. Coseri. Metal content and crude polysaccharide characterization of selected mushrooms growing in Romania. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, 2018 67: 149-158. FI: 2.956
  • I. Rosca, A.R. Petrovici, D. Peptanariu, A. Nicolescu, G. Dodi, M. Avadanei, I. C. Ivanov, A.C. Bostanaru, M. Mares, D. Ciolacu. Biosynthesis of dextran by Weissella confusa and its in vitro functional characteristics. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 2018 107: 1765-1772. FI:  3.909
  • Rodinel Ardeleanu, Andrei I. Dascalu, Andrei Neamtu, Dragos Peptanariu, Cristina M. Uritu, Stelian S. Maier, Alina Nicolescu, Bogdan C. Simionescu, Mihail Barboiu and Mariana Pinteala. Multivalent polyrotaxane vectors as adaptive cargo complexes for gene therapy. Polym. Chem., 2018 9: 845- 859. FI: 5.375
  • G. David, L. Clima, M. Calin, C. A. Constantinescu, M. Balan-Porcarasu, C. M. Uritu and B. C. Simionescu. Squalene/polyethylenimine based non-viral vectors: synthesis and use in systems for sustained gene release. Polym. Chem. 2018 9: 1072–1081. FI 5.375
  • Cornelia Babii, Gabriela Mihalache, Lucian Gabriel Bahrin, Anca-Narcisa Neagu, Irina Gostin, Cosmin Teodor Mihai, Laura-Gabriela Sârbu, Lucian Mihail Birsa, Marius Stefan. A novel synthetic flavonoid with potent antibacterial properties: In vitro activity and proposed mode of action. PloS one 2018 13(4), e0194898, FI: 2.806
  • Gavrilovici C., Luca A., Antoniu S.A., Gallaby K., Stefanescu R., Starcea M., Miron I., Bild V. How nephrotoxic is the cancer therapy in children? Farmacia 2018 66(2): 197-208, FI: 1.348.
  • Stefanescu R., Lupu L., Manea M., Iacob R.E., Przybylski M. Molecular characterization of the β-amyloid (4-10) epitope of plaque specific Aβ antibodies by affinity-mass spectrometry using alanine site mutation. Journal of Peptide Science 2018 24(1) UNSP e3047, FI: 1.969.


  • D. Draganescu, G. Dodi, I. Stoica, M.I. Popa. Hydrolysis studies of flaxseed extract by high performance liquid chromatography. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 2017 51 (9-11): 803- 811. FI: 0.833
  • A.R. Petrovici, I. Rosca, G. Dodi, A. Nicolescu, M. Avadanei, C.D. Varganici, D. Ciolacu. Effects of culture medium composition on biosynthesis of exopolysaccharides. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 2017 51 (9-11): 821-830. FI: 0.833
  • Ana Clara Aprotosoaie, Daniela Elena Zavastin, Cosmin-Teodor Mihai, Gabriela Voichita, Daniela Gherghel, Mihaela Silion, Adriana Trifan, Anca Miron. Antioxidant and antigenotoxic potential of Ramaria largentii Marr & DE Stuntz, a wild edible mushroom collected from Northeast Romania. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2017 108, 429-437, FI: 3.778
  • Dascalu, A. I., Ardeleanu, R., Neamtu, A., Maier, S. S., Uritu, C. M., Nicolescu, A., Silion, M., Peptanariu, D., Calin, M., Pinteala, M.. Transfection-capable polycationic nanovectors which include PEGylated – cyclodextrin structural units: a new synthesis pathway. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017 5: 7164-7174. FI: 4.543
  • Alina Manole, Liliana Chelaru, I. Gardikiotis, M. Manole, B. Monac, Georgiana Frunzuc, Ioana Cristina Amihăesei, Natalia Velenciuc, Mădălina Ciuhodaru. An Overview on Screening for Breast Cancer Awareness in Romanian General Population. Rev.Med.Chir.Soc.Med.Nat., Iaçi. 2017 121(3): 600-607; indexata ISI
  • Stefanescu R., Brebu S., Matei M., Risca I.M., Surleva A., Drochioiu G. Contribution to casein determination by UV spectrophotometry. Acta Chemica Iasi 2017 25(2): 112-126; indexata ISI
  • Stefanescu R., Bancila S. MALDI-TOF mass spectrometric analysis of zeins extracted from maize seeds. Acta Chemica Iasi. 2017 25(1): 75-86; indexata ISI
  • Stefanescu R., Butnariu A.E., Zamfirache M.M., Surleva A., Ciobanu C.I. Pintilie O., Drochioiu G. Yeast-based microbiological decontamination of heavy metal contaminated soils of Tarnita. Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 2017 12(1): 153-159, FI: 0.88.
  • DC Ababei, S Beçchea Chiriac, W Bild, C Solcan, Andrei Luca, RN Rusu, D Bulea, V Bild. Synergistic effects of the doxepin-candesartan combination on the thermoalgesic sensibility in mice. Farmacia. 2017. (65)5. FI: 1.507
  • A.I. Alexa, A. Cantemir, I. Antioch, I.B. Balmuş, S. Cojocaru, R Gardikiotis, A Luca et al. The Dynamics of the Main Oxidative Stress Chemical Markers in the Serum of Rats Stressed by Various Behavioural Tasks. REV.CHIM.(Bucharest). 2017 68(2): 350-353. FI: 0.948
  • A.C. Pinzariu, S.A. Pasca, Allia Sindilar, Cristian Drochioi, Mihail Balan,T. Oboroceanu, S. Niculescu,
  • D.V. Crauciuc, E. G. Crauciuc, A Luca et al. Adipose Tissue Remodeling by Prolonged Administration of High Dose of Vitamin D3 in Rats Treated to Prevent Sarcopenia. REV.CHIM.(Bucharest) 2017 68(9): 2139-2143. FI 0.948
  • Bild V, Ababei DC, Neamțu M, Vasincu A, Bild W, Gabriela Dumitrița Stanciu, Tamba BI, Solcan G, Beçchea Chiriac S. Isobolar analysis of the binary fixed-ratio combination of acetyl-salicylic acid- acetaminophen. Farmacia. 2017 (65)4. FI: 1.348
  • Gabriela Dumitrita Stanciu. Poliradiculoneurita acuta idiopatica – diagnostic și tratament. Forum Practica Veterinară. 2017 (26)1: 32-36.