2021

 

Recent Submissions

  • Dégi, János; Moțco, Oana-Alexandra; Dégi, Diana Maria; Suici, Tiana; Mareș, Mihai; Imre, Kálmán; Cristina, Romeo-Teodor (MDPI, 2021-07-12)
    Treating infections caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa is increasingly difficult due to high antibiotic resistance, materialized through the presence of multiple resistance strains, as well as due to rapid development of ...
  • Mare, Anca-Delia; Man, Adrian; Ciurea, Cristina-Nicoleta; Toma, Felicia; Cighir, Anca; Mareș, Mihai; Berța, Lavinia; Tanase, Corneliu (MDPI, 2021-10-17)
    Due to their high content of biomolecules, combined with silver’s well known antimicrobial potential, silver nanoparticles biosynthesized using spruce bark (AgNP SBEs) demonstrate antibacterial and antioxidant activity, ...
  • Șindilar, Eusebiu-Viorel; Munteanu, Corneliu; Pașca, Aurelian-Sorin; Mihai, Iuliana; Henea, Mădălina-Elena; Istrate, Bogdan (MDPI, 2021-01-11)
    Biodegradable alloys in Mg have the advantages of traditional metallic materials and those of biodegradable polymers with superior strength, lower density and ideal rigidity for fixing bone fractures. The biocompatibility ...
  • Aminov, Liana; Șindilar, Eusebiu-Viorel; Pașca, Aurelian-Sorin; Antohi, Cristina; Decolli, Yllka; Stamatin, Ovidiu; Costin, Lupu-Iulian; Bulancea, Bogdan-Petru; Francu, Laurian; Mihălaș, Eugen; Checheriță, Laura-Elisabeta (MDPI, 2021-07-15)
    The ideal biomaterial used in endodontics in the process of sealing the radicular canals should possess a group of qualities for a predictable outcome: biocompatibility, initiation of ontogenesis and cementogenesis, ease ...
  • Cozma, Vlad; Roșca, Irina; Rădulescu, Luminița; Martu, Cristian; Năstasă, Valentin; Varganici, Cristian-Dragoș; Ursu, Elena-Laura; Doroftei, Florica; Pinteala, Mariana; Racles, Carmen (MDPI, 2021-08-12)
    Within this study, new materials were synthesized and characterized based on polysiloxane modified with different ratios of N-acetyl-l-cysteine (NAC) and crosslinked via UV-assisted thiol-ene addition, in order to obtain ...
  • Ciucă, Lavinia; Martinescu, Gabriela-Victoria; Miron, Liviu-Dan; Roman, Constantin; Acatrinei, Dumitru-Mihai; Cringoli, Giuseppe; Rinaldi, Laura; Maurelli, Maria-Paola (MDPI, 2021-10-17)
    Although the distribution of Babesia spp. and Hepatozoon canis is well known in Romania, there is still a marked lack of information in many places of the country. This study aimed to investigate the occurrence of these ...
  • Popescu, Elena-Rodica; Semeniuc, Suzana; Hrițcu, Luminița-Diana; Horhogea, Cristina-Elena; Spătaru, Mihaela-Claudia; Truș, Constantin; Dobrin, Romeo-Petru; Chiriță, Vasile; Chiriță, Roxana (MDPI, 2021-07-27)
    Background: The covert or indirect type of aggression has a risk of converting in violent acts and, considering that, it is very important to identify it in order to apply effective preventive measures. In cases of psychotic ...
  • Ciornei, Ștefan-Gregore; Drugociu, Dan-Gheorghe; Ciornei, Liliana-Margareta; Mareș, Mihai; Roșca, Petru (MDPI, 2021-10-13)
    The aim of the study was to establish the complete microbiological profile of boar semen (Sus scrofa domesticus) and to choose the most effective antiseptic measures in order to control and optimize AI reproduction in pig ...
  • Spătaru, Mihaela-Claudia; Cojocaru, Florina-Daniela; Sandu, Andrei-Victor; Solcan, Carmen; Duceac, Ioana-Alexandra; Bălțatu, Mădălina-Simona; Voiculescu, Ionelia; Geantă, Victor; Vizureanu, Petrică (MDPI, 2021-12-10)
    Ti-based alloys are widely used in medical applications. When implant devices are used to reconstruct disordered bone, prevent bone resorption and enhance good bone remodeling, the Young’s modulus of implants should be ...
  • Munteanu, Corneliu; Vlad, Maria-Daniela; Șindilar, Eusebiu-Viorel; Istrate, Bogdan; Butnaru, Maria; Pașca, Aurelian-Sorin; Nastasă, Roxana-Oana; Mihai, Iuliana; Burlea, Ștefan-Lucian (MDPI, 2021-11-27)
    Mg-based biodegradable materials, used for medical applications, have been extensively studied in the past decades. The in vitro cytocompatibility study showed that the proliferation and viability (as assessed by quantitative ...
  • Mare, Anca-Delia; Ciurea, Cristina-Nicoleta; Man, Adrian; Mareș, Mihai; Toma, Felicia; Berța, Lavinia; Tanase, Corneliu (MDPI, 2021-10-11)
    Biosynthesis is a green method for the synthesis of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs). This study aimed to assess the antifungal activity of two silver nanoparticle solutions, synthesized using beech bark extract (BBE) and ...
  • Marincu, Iosif; Bratosin, Felix; Vidican, Iulia; Bostănaru, Andra-Cristina; Frent, Ștefan; Cerbu, Bianca; Turaiche, Mirela; Tîrnea, Livius; Timircan, Mădălina (MDPI, 2021-06-16)
    In this paper, we aim at understanding the broad spectrum of factors influencing the survival of infected patients and the correlations between these factors to create a predictive probabilistic score for surviving the ...
  • Trifan, Adriana; Bostănaru, Andra-Cristina; Luca, Simon-Vlad; Temml, Veronika; Akram, Muhammad; Herdlinger, Sonja; Kulinowski, Łukasz; Skalicka Woźniak, Krystyna; Granica, Sebastian; Czerwińska, Monika; Kruk, Aleksandra; Greige Gerges, Hélène; Mareș, Mihai; Schuster, Daniela (MDPI, 2021-11-19)
    Dermatophyte infections represent a significant public health concern, with an alarming negative impact caused by unsuccessful therapeutic regimens. Natural products have been highlighted as a promising alternative, due ...
  • Trifan, Adriana; Luca, Simon-Vlad; Bostănaru, Andra-Cristina; Brebu, Mihai; Jităreanu, Alexandra; Cristina, Romeo-Teodor; Skalicka Woźniak, Krystyna; Granica, Sebastian; Czerwińska, Monika; Kruk, Aleksandra; Greige Gerges, Hélène; Sieniawska, Elwira; Mareș, Mihai (MDPI, 2021-11-04)
    Dermatophyte infections represent an important public health concern, affecting up to 25% of the world’s population. Trichophyton rubrum and T. mentagrophytes are the predominant dermatophytes in cutaneous infections, ...
  • Barbacariu, Cristian-Alin; Burducea, Marian; Dîrvariu, Lenuța; Oprea, Eugen; Lupu, Andrei-Cristian; Teliban, Gabriel-Ciprian; Agapie, Alina-Laura; Stoleru, Vasile; Lobiuc, Andrei (MDPI, 2021-09-03)
    Wheat grass juice (WGJ) is an extract of young wheat plantlets (Triticum aetivum L.) used worldwide for its health related properties. In this study, the following feeds containing WGJ were tested on common carp (Cyprinus ...
  • Brătuleanu Baisan, Bianca-Elena; Temmam, Sarah; Chrétien, Delphine; Regnault, Béatrice; Pérot, Philippe; Bouchier, Christiane; Bigot, Thomas; Savuța, Gheorghe; Eloit, Marc (John Wiley & Sons, 2021-04-11)
    Ticks are involved in the transmission of various pathogens and several tick-borne diseases cause significant problems for the health of humans and livestock. The composition of viral communities in ticks and their ...
  • Rață, Delia-Mihaela; Cadinoiu, Anca-Niculina; Atanase, Leonard-Ionuț; Popa, Marcel; Mihai, Cosmin-Teodor; Solcan, Carmen; Ochiuz, Lăcrămioara; Vochița, Gabriela (Elsevier B.V., 2020-10-08)
    New topical gel formulations based on sodium alginate and hyaluronic acid containing AS1411 aptamer-functionalized polymeric nanocapsules loaded with an antitumoral drug (5-Fluorouracil) were designed as an innovative approach ...
  • Bălțatu, Mădălina-Simona; Spătaru, Mihaela-Claudia; Verestiuc, Liliana; Balan, Vera; Solcan, Carmen; Sandu, Andrei-Victor; Geantă, Victor; Voiculescu, Ionelia; Vizureanu, Petrică (MDPI, 2021-11-11)
    Considering the future trends of biomaterials, current studies are focused on the corrosion resistance and the mechanical properties of new materials that need to be considered in the process of strengthening alloys with ...
  • Serbezeanu, Diana; Bargan, Alexandra; Homocianu, Mihaela; Aflori, Magdalena; Rîmbu, Cristina-Mihaela; Enache, Alexandru-Alin; Vlad Bubulac, Tăchiță (MDPI, 2021-12-08)
    In this paper, hydroalcoholic solutions of Thymus vulgaris, Salvia officinalis folium, and Hyperici herba were used in combination with poly (vinyl alcohol) with the aim of developing novel poly (vinyl alcohol)-based ...
  • Neculai Văleanu, Andra-Sabina; Ariton, Adina-Mirela; Mădescu, Bianca-Maria; Rîmbu, Cristina-Mihaela; Creangă, Șteofil (MDPI, 2021-05-31)
    Nanomaterials have been used for diagnosis and therapy in the human medical field, while their application in veterinary medicine and animal production is still relatively new. Nanotechnology, however, is a rapidly growing ...

View more