lucrări științifice ISI 2007-2019


  • Vlad Al. Toma, A. B. Tigu, Anca D. Farcas, B. Sevastre, M. Taulescu, Ana Maria Raluca Gherman, Ioana Roman, Eva Fischer-Fodor, M. Pârvu, 2019. New Aspects Towards a Molecular Understanding of the Allicin Immunostimulatory Mechanism via Colec12, MARCO, and SCARB1 Receptors, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 20, 3627; doi:10.3390/ijms20153627
  • Roman A., Ursu T-M., Fărcaş S., Opreanu C.H., Lăzărescu V.A. 2019. Documenting ancient anthropogenic signatures by remotely sensing the current vegetation spectral and 3D patterns: A case study at Roman Porolissum archaeological site (Romania). Quaternary International. link
  • Anca D. Farcaș, Augustin C. Moț, Alina E. Pârvu, Vlad Al. Toma, Mirel A. Popa, Maria C. Mihai, Bogdan Sevastre, Ioana Roman, Laurian Vlase, Marcel Pârvu, 2019. In Vivo Pharmacological and Anti-inflammatory Evaluation of Xerophyte Plantago sempervirens Crantz. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity Volume 2019, Article ID 5049643 link
  • Dragoș, N., Chiriac, C., Porav, S., Szӧke-Nagy, T., Coman, C., Tӧrӧk, L., Hegedűs, A. 2019. Desmodesmus tropicus (Chlorophyta) in the Danube Delta – reassessing the phylogeny of the series Maximi. European Journal of Phycology, DOI: 10.1080/09670262.2018.1558286 link
  • Thakur, M.P., Del Real, I.M., Cesarz, S., Steinauer, K., Reich, P.B., Hobbie, S., Ciobanu, M., Rich, R., Worm, K. and Eisenhauer, N., 2019. Soil microbial, nematode, and enzymatic responses to elevated CO2, N fertilization, warming, and reduced precipitation. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 135:184-193. DOI:
  • Roman A., Ursu T.M., Onțel I., Marușca T., Pop O.G., Milanovici S., Sin-Schneider A., Gheorghe C.A., Avram S., Fărcaș S. Frink J.P., 2019. Deviation from grazing optimum in the grassland habitats of Romania within and outside the Natura 2000 Network. IN: Musarella C.M., Ortiz A.C., Ricardo Q.C. (Eds.) Habitats of the World. 1-19. IntechOpen. ISBN 978-1-78984-487-0. DOI: link
  • Guerrero‐Ramírez, N. R., Reich, P. B., Wagg, C., Ciobanu, M., Eisenhauer, N. 2019. Diversity‐dependent plant–soil feedbacks underlie long‐term plant diversity effects on primary productivity. Ecosphere 10(4):e02704. 10.1002/ecs2.2704 link
  • Fanin, N. , Kardol, P. , Farrell, M. , Kempel, A. , Ciobanu, M. , Nilsson, M. , Gundale, M. J. and Wardle, D. A. (2019), Effects of plant functional group removal on structure and function of soil communities across contrasting ecosystems. Ecology Letters doi: 10.1111/ele.13266 link
  • Bogdan Drugă, Doriana-Mădălina Buda, Edina Szekeres, Ciprian Chiș, Iuliana Chiș, Cosmin Sicora 2019. The impact of cation concentration on Microcystis (Cyanobacteria) scum formation. Scientific Reports, 9:3017 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-39619-y link
  • Julia Siebert, Marie Sünnemann, Harald Auge, Sigrid Berger, Simone Cesarz, Marcel Ciobanu, Nathaly R. Guerrero-Ramírez & Nico Eisenhauer 2019. The effects of drought and nutrient addition on soil organisms vary across taxonomic groups, but are constant across seasons. Scientific Reports (2019) 9:639. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-36777-3 link
  • Razvan Opris, Vlad Toma, Diana Olteanu, Ioana Baldea, Alina Mihaela Baciu, Florica Imre Lucaci, Alexandra Berghian-Sevastre, Corina Tatomir, Bianca Moldovan, Simona Clichici, Luminita David, Adrian Florea & Gabriela Adriana Filip. 2019. Effects of silver nanoparticles functionalized with Cornus mas L. extract on architecture and apoptosis in rat testicle. Nanomedicine. Published Online. link
  • Ardelean I.V., Crişan F., Gafta D., Roman A. 2019. High lichen species richness but low taxonomic diversity built up on abandoned tailings heaps in a cultural landscape. Flora 251: 68-76. link
  • Marcel Ciobanu, Nico Eisenhauer, Ilie-Adrian Stoica, Simone Cesarz. 2019. Natura 2000 priority and non-priority habitats do not differ in soil nematode diversity. Applied Soil Ecology 135 (2019) 166–173. link


  • Andreea Baricz, Adela Teban, Cecilia Maria Chiriac, Edina Szekeres, Anca Farkas, Maria Nica, Amalia Dascălu, Corina Oprișan, Paris Lavin & Cristian Coman. 2018. Investigating the potential use of an Antarctic variant of Janthinobacterium lividum for tackling antimicrobial resistance in a One Health approach. Scientific Reports 8, 15272. link
  • Anca D. Farcas, Augustin C. Mot*, Cezara Zagrean-Tuza , Vlad Toma, Claudia Cimpoiu, Anamaria Hosu, Marcel Parvu, Ioana Roman*, Radu Silaghi Dumitrescu, 2018. Chemo-mapping and biochemicalmodulatory and antioxidant/prooxidant effect of Galium verum extract during acute restraint and dark stress in female rats. PLoS ONE 13(7): e0200022 link
  • Vassilev K.; Ruprecht E., Alexiu V., Becker T., Beldean M., Biță-Nicolae C., Csergő A.M., Dzhovanova I., Filipova E., Frink J.P., Gafta D., Georgieva M., Germany M.S., Goia I., Gumus M., Hennekens S.H., Janišová M., Knollová I., Koleva V., Kostadinova S., Kuzmanović N., Loos J., Mardari C., Michl T., Neblea M.A., Ion Nicoară R., Novák P., Öllerer K., Onete M., Palpurina S., Paulini I., Pedashenko H., Pușcaș M., Roman A., Šibík J., Sîrbu C., Stancu D., Sutcliffe L., Szabó A., Tomescu C.V., Totev E., Tsvetanov B., Turtureanu P.D., Vassileva P., Velev N. & Dengler J. 2018. The Romanian Grassland Database (RGD): historical background, current status and future perspectives. Phytocoenologia 48 (1): 91-100. link
  • Szekeres, E., Chiriac, C., Baricz, A., Szőke-Nagy, T., Lung, I., Soran, M.-L., Rudi, K., Dragos, N. Coman, C. 2018. Investigating antibiotics, antibiotic resistance genes, and microbial contaminants in groundwater in relation to the proximity of urban areas. Environmental Pollution, 236:734-744. link
  • Dan Gafta, Anamaria Roman and Tudor Ursu 2018. Trends in single trait dispersion between early-mid successional stages: the importance of species pool extension and habitat scale. Journal of Plant Ecology. 11(1): 103-113 link
  • Vlad Al. Toma, Anca D. Farcas, Ioana Roman, Bogdan Sevastre, Denisa Hathazi, Florina Scurtu, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, 2018. In vivo evaluation of hemerythrin-based oxygen carriers: Similarities with hemoglobin-based counterparts. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 107 (2018) 1422–1427. link


  • Fanin, N., Gundale, M.J., Farrell, M., Ciobanu, M., Baldock, J.A., Nilsson, M.C., Kardol, P., Wardle, D.A. 2017. Consistent effects of biodiversity loss on multifunctionality across contrasting ecosystems. Nature Ecology & Evolution. link
  • Schwarz, B., Barnes, A.D., Thakur, M.P., Brose, U., Ciobanu, M., Reich, P.B., Rich, R.L., Rosenbaum, B., Stefanski, A., Eisenhauer, N. 2017. Warming alters energetic structure and function but not resilience of soil food webs. Nature Climate Change. link
  • Ciobanu M., Popovici I. (2017) Structural and functional diversity of nematode fauna associated with habitats located in the Natura 2000 site Apuseni (Romania). Russian Journal of Nematology, 2017, 25 (1), 23 – 36. PDF
  • Vlad Al.Toma, Anca D.Farcas, Ioana Roman, Bogdan Sevastre, Denisa Hathazi, Florina Scurtu, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, In vivo evaluation of hemerythrin-based oxygen carriers: similarities with hemoglobin-based counterparts, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. link
  • Alexandra C. Sevastre-Berghian, Vlad Făgărăsan, Vlad A. Toma, Ioana Bâldea, Diana Olteanu, Remus Moldovan, Nicoleta Decea,Gabriela A. Filip, and Simona V. Clichici, 2017. Curcumin Reverses the Diazepam-Induced Cognitive Impairment by Modulation of Oxidative Stress and ERK 1/2/NF-kB Pathway in Brain. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 3037876, 16 pages. link
  • Halmagyi, A., Surducan, E., Surducan, V. (2017) The effect of low- and high-power microwave irradiation on in vitro grown Sequoia plants and their recovery after cryostorage. Journal of Biological Physics 43: 367-379. link
  • Adrian Florea, Constantin Puică, Sami Hamed, Mariana Tilinca, Horea Matei, Nov. 2017. Histopathological and ultrastructural changes experimentally induced by bee venom in seminiferous epithelium via structural-functional alteration of Sertoli cells. Micron, 102: 1-14. link
  • Cecilia M. Chiriac, Edina Szekeres, Knut Rudi, Andreea Baricz, Adriana Hegedus, Nicolae Dragoş & Cristian Coman 2017. Differences in temperature and water chemistry shape distinct diversity patterns in thermophilic microbial communities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, doi: 10.1128/AEM.01363-17. link
  • Adrian-Ştefan Andrei, Andreea Baricz, Michael Scott Robeson II, Manuela Raluca Păuşan, Tudor Tămaş, Cecilia Chiriac, Edina Szekeres, Lucian Barbu-Tudoran, Erika Andrea Levei, Cristian Coman, Mircea Podar & Horia Leonard Banciu. 2017. Hypersaline sapropels act as hotspots for microbial dark matter. Scientific Reports 7. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-06232-w link
  • Thakur, M.P., Tilman, D., Purschke, O., Ciobanu, M., Cowles, J., Isbell, F., Wragg, P.D., Eisenhauer, N. 2017. Climate warming promotes species diversity, but with greater taxonomic redundancy, in complex environments. Science Advances Vol. 3, no. 7, e1700866. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700866. link
  • Chiriac, C. M., Baricz, A., Szekeres, E., Rudi, K., Dragoș, N., Coman, C. 2017. Microbial Composition and Diversity Patterns in Deep Hyperthermal Aquifers from the Western Plain of Romania. Microbial Ecology (2017). DOI: 10.1007/s00248-017-1031-x. link
  • Cesarz, S., Ciobanu, M., Wright, A. J., Ebeling, A., Vogel, A., Weisser, W. W., Eisenhauer, N. 2017. Plant species richness sustains higher trophic levels of soil nematode communities after consecutive environmental perturbations. Oecologia, DOI 10.1007/s00442-017-3893-5. link
  • Gafta, D., Roman, A., Ursu, T. M. 2016. Trends in single trait dispersion between early-mid successional stages: the importance of species pool extension and habitat scale. J Plant Ecol rtw127. DOI: link
  • ROMAN, I., FARCAȘ, A., TOMA, V. Al. Effect of Lingonberry Extracts on Blood Pressure and Myocardium in Paracetamol Intoxication. Bulletin UASVM Veterinary Medicine 74(1) / 2017, Print ISSN 1843-5270; Electronic ISSN 1843-5378. link
  • Postolache, D., Popescu, F., Paule, L., Ballian, D., Zhelev, P., Fărcaş, S., Paule, J. & Badea, O. Unique postglacial evolution of the hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.) in the Carpathians and the Balkan Peninsula revealed by chloroplast DNA. Science of the Total Environment 599–600 (2017) 1493–1502. link
  • Halmagyi, A., Coste, A., Tripon, S. & Crăciun, C. Low temperature induced ultrastructural alterations in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) shoot apex cells. Scientia Horticulturae 222 (2017): 22–31. link
  • Roman, A., Ursu T.M., Lăzărescu V.A., Opreanu C.H., Fărcaş S. Visualization techniques for an airborne laser scanning derived digital terrain model in forested steep terrain: Detecting archaeological remains in the subsurface. Geoarchaeology. 2017;00:1–14. link
  • Toma, V. A., Farcas, A., Parvu, M., Silaghi-Dumitrescu, R., Roman, I. (2017) CA3 hippocampal field: Cellular changes and its relation with blood nitro-oxidative stress reveal a balancing function of CA3 area in rats exposed to repetead restraint stress. Brain Research Bulletin 130 (2017) 10–17 link
  • Szekeres, E., Baricz, A., Chiriac, C., Farkas, A., Opriș, O., Soran, M.-L., Andrei, A.-Ș., Rudi, K., Balcázar, J.L., Dragoș, N., Coman, C. (2017). Abundance of antibiotics, antibiotic resistance genes and bacterial community composition in wastewater effluents from different Romanian hospitals. Environmental Pollution. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2017.01.054. link
  • Roman, A., Ursu, T., Fărcaş, S., Lăzărescu, V., & Opreanu, C. (2017). An integrated airborne laser scanning approach to forest management and cultural heritage issues: a case study at Porolissum, Romania. Annals of Forest Research. doi:10.15287/afr.2016.755. link pdf


  • Coldea, G., Ursu T.-M., 2016. A syntaxonomic revision of floodplain forest communities in Romania. Tuexenia, 36, pp. 9-22. link
  • Winkler, M., Lamprecht, A., Steinbauer, K., Hülber, K., Theurillat,, Breiner, F., Choler, P., Ertl, S., Gutiérrez Girón, A., Rossi, G., Vittoz, P., Akhalkatsi, M., Bay, C., Benito Alonso, J.-L., Bergström, T., Carranza, M.L., Corcket, E., Dick, J., Erschbamer, B., Fernández Calzado, R., Fosaa, A.M., Gavilán, R.G., Ghosn, D., Gigauri, K., Huber, D., Kanka, R., Kazakis, G., Klipp, M., Kollar, J., Kudernatsch, T., Larsson, P., Mallaun, M., Michelsen, O., Moiseev, P., Moiseev, D., Molau, U., Molero Mesa, J., Morra di Cella, U., Nagy, L., Petey, M., Pușcaș, M., Rixen, C., Stanisci, A., Suen, M., Syverhuset, A.O., Tomaselli, M., Unterluggauer, P., Ursu, T., Villar, L., Gottfried, M., Pauli, H., 2016. The rich sides of mountain summits – a pan-European view on aspect preferences of alpine plants. Journal of Biogeography, 43, pp. 2261-2273. link
  • Mueller, K.E., Blumenthal, D.M., Carrillo, Y., Cesarz, S., Ciobanu, M., Hines, J., Pabst, S., Pendall, E., de Tomasel, C.M., Wall, D.H. and Eisenhauer, N., 2016. Elevated CO2 and warming shift the functional composition of soil nematode communities in a semiarid grassland. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 103, pp.46-51 link
  • Thakur, M.P., Reich, P.B., Wagg, C., Fisichelli, N.A., Ciobanu, M., Hobbie, S.E., Rich, R.L., Stefanski, A. and Eisenhauer, N., 2016. Effects of soil warming history on the performances of congeneric temperate and boreal herbaceous plant species and their associations with soil biota. Journal of Plant Ecology, p.rtw066. link
  • Gafta D., Roman A., Ursu T.M. (2016) Trends in single trait dispersion between early-mid successional stages: the importance of species pool extension and habitat scale. Journal of Plant Ecology; doi: 10.1093/jpe/rtw127. link
  • Hurdu B.-I., Escalante T., Pușcaș M., Novikoff A., Bartha L., Zimmermann N.E., 2016. Exploring the different facets of plant endemism in the South-Eastern Carpathians: a manifold approach for the determination of biotic elements, centres and areas of endemism. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 119: 649-672. [PDF]
  • Andrei, A.-Ș., Baricz, A., Păuşan, M.R., Muntean, V., Sicora, C.I., Alexe, M., Rakosy-Tican, E., Banciu, H.L. (2016) Spatial distribution and molecular diversity of archaeal communities in the extreme hypersaline meromictic Brâncoveanu Lake (Transylvanian Basin, Romania). Geomicrobiology Journal, DOI:10.1080/01490451.2016.1149527
  • Dina NE, Muntean CM, Leopold N, Fălămaș A, Halmagyi A, Coste A. (2016) Structural changes induced in grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) DNA by femtosecond IR laser pulses: a surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopic study. Nanomaterials 6: 96; doi:10.3390/nano6060096 [PDF]
  • Filip M, Vlassa M, Coman V, Halmagyi A. (2016) Simultaneous determination of glucose, fructose, sucrose and sorbitol in the leaf and fruit peel of different apple cultivars by the HPLC–RI optimized method. Food Chemistry 199: 653-659 [PDF]
  • Vlad Al. Toma, Anca D. Farcas, Marcel Parvu, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Ioana Roman (2016) CA3 hippocampal field: Cellular changes and its relation with blood nitro-oxidative stress reveal a balancing function of CA3 area in rats exposed to repetead restraint stress. Brain Research Bulletin 130: 10-17
  • Mihai Miclaus, Ovidiu Balacescu, Ioan Has, Loredana Balacescu, Voichita Has, Dana Suteu, Samuel Neuenschwander, Irene Keller and Rémy Bruggmann (2016) Maize cytolines unmask key nuclear genes that are under the control of retrograde signaling pathways in plants. Genome Biology and Evolution DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evw245
  • Soran, M.-L., Lung, I., Opriş, O., Floare-Avram, V., Coman, C. (2016) Determination of Antibiotics in Surface Water by Solid-Phase Extraction and High-Performance Liquid Chromatography with Diode Array and Mass Spectrometry Detection. Analytical Letters, DOI: 10.1080/00032719.2016.1209516
  • Hegedűs, A., Mocan, A., Barbu-Tudoran, L., Coman, C., Dragoș, N. (2016) Molecular phylogeny of Botryococcus braunii strains (race A) – An integrative approach. Algal Research, 19,189-197
  • Farkas, A., Crăciunaş, C., Chiriac, C., Szekeres, E., Coman, C., Butiuc-Keul A. (2016) Exploring the Role of Coliform Bacteria in Class 1 Integron Carriage and Biofilm Formation During Drinking Water Treatment. Microbial Ecology, DOI: 10.1007/s00248-016-0758-0
  • Vlad Al. Toma, Anca D. Farcaș, Ioana Roman, Bogdan Sevastre, Denisa Hathazi, Florina Scurtu, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu (2016) Comparative In Vivo Effects of Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers (HBOC) with Varying Prooxidant and Physiological Reactivity. Plos ONE [PDF]
  • Bogdan Drugă, Patrick Turko, Piet Spaak, and Francesco Pomati (2016) Cyanobacteria Affect Fitness and Genetic Structure of Experimental Daphnia Populations, Environ. Sci. Technol., 50 (7), pp 3416–3424.
  • Filip, M., Vlassa, M., Coman, V., Halmagyi, A. (2016) Simultaneous determination of glucose, fructose, sucrose and sorbitol in the leaf and fruit peel of different apple cultivars by the HPLC–RI optimized method. Food Chemistry, 199, 653-659 [PDF]
  • Xu, J.-H., Wang, R., Li, X., Miclăuș, M., Messing, J., (2016) Locus- and Site-Specific DNA Methylation of 19 kDa Zein Genes in Maize, PLoS One, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146416 [PDF]


  • Baricz A, Cristea A, Muntean V, Teodosiu G, Andrei AŞ, Molnár I, Alexe M, Rakosy-Tican E, Banciu HL. 2015. Culturable diversity of aerobic halophilic archaea (Fam. Halobacteriaceae) from hypersaline, meromictic Transylvanian lakes. Extremophiles, 19: 525-537 [PDF]
  • Bãcilã I., Suteu D., Coldea G., 2015, Genetic divergence and phylogeography of the alpine plant taxon Onobrychis transsilvanica (Fabaceae), Botany 93: 257–266 (2015) [PDF]
  • Ciobanu, M., Popovici, I., Zhao, J., Stoica, I.A. (2015). Patterns of relative magnitudes of soil energy channels and their relationships with environmental factors in different ecosystems in Romania. Nature Scientific Reports, 5 7606. [PDF]
  • Ciobanu, M., Popovici, I.(2015). Soil nematode communities in three Natura 2000 sites of the Trascău Mountains (Romania). Annals of Forest Research 58: 311-322 [PDF]
  • Hegedűs A., Mocan A., Barbu-Tudoran L., Coman C., Drugă B., Sicora C., Dragoș N., 2015, Morphological, biochemical, and phylogenetic assessments of eight Botryococcus terribilis strains collected from freshwaters of Transylvania, J. Appl. Phycol., 27: 865-878. [PDF]
  • Muntean, C.M., Leopold, N., Tripon, C., Coste, A., Halmagyi, A. (2015) Surface-enhanced raman spectroscopy of genomic DNA from in vitro grown tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) cultivars before and after plant cryopreservation. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 144, 107-114. [PDF]
  • Coste, A., Şuteu, D., Băcilă, I., Deliu, C., Vălimăreanu, S., Halmagyi, A. (2015) Genetic integrity assessment of cryopreserved tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) genotypes. Turkish Journal of Biology, 39, 638-648. [PDF]
  • Grindean, R., Feurdean, A., Hurdu, B., Fărcaş, S., Tanţău, I.: Lateglacial/Holocene transition to mid-Holocene: Vegetation responses to climate changes in the Apuseni Mountains (NW Romania), Quaternary International, 2015, 388, p.76-86. [PDF]
  • Coman, C., Chiriac, C.M., Robeson, M. S., Ionescu, C., Dragos, N., Barbu-Tudoran, L., Andrei, A. S., Banciu, H. L., Sicora, C., Podar, M. (2015) Structure, mineralogy, and microbial diversity of geothermal spring microbialites associated with a deep oil drilling in Romania, Frontiers in Microbiology, 6, art 253, DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00253 [PDF]
  • Toma, V.Al., Farcas, A.D., Roman, I., Sevastre, B., Hathazi, D., Scurtu, F., Damian, G., Silaghi-Dumitrescu, R. Comparative in vivo effects of hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers (HBOC) with varying prooxidant and physiological reactivity, PloS One, 2015 [in press]


  • Baricz, A., Coman, C., Andrei, A.Ş., Muntean, V., Keresztes, Z.G., Păuşan, M., Alexe, M., Banciu, H.L., 2014. Spatial and temporal distribution of archaeal diversity in meromictic, hypersaline Ocnei Lake (Transylvanian Basin, Romania). Extremophiles, 18:399-413. [PDF]
  • Coste, A., Deliu, C., Vălimăreanu, S., Halmagyi, A., Cryopreservation and acclimatization of Lycopersicon esculentum (Mill.) genotypes. Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici, 42(2), 466-471. [PDF]
  • Cristea, G., Cuna, S.M., Fărcaş, S., Tanţău, I., Dordai, E., Măgdaş, D.A., Carbon isotope composition as indicator for climatic changes during the middle and late Holocene in a peat bog from Maramureş Mountains (Romania), The Holocene, 24 (1), 15–23. [PDF]
  • Feurdean, A., Perşoiu, A., Tanţău, I., Stevens, T., Magyari, E.K., Onac, B.B., Markovic, S., Andric, M., Connor, S., Fărcaş, S..... Zernitskaya, V., Climate variability and associated vegetation response throughout Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) between 60 and 8 ka. Quaternary Science Reviews, 106, 206-224. [PDF]
  • Halmagyi, A., Pinker, I., Germination and cryopreservation responses of Jatropha curcas in relation to seed quality. Seed Science and Technology, 42, 1-11. [PDF]
  • Hegedus, A., Mocan, A., Barbu-Tudoran, L., Coman, C., Druga, B., Sicora, C., Dragos, N., Morphological, biochemical, and phylogenetic assessments of eight Botryococcus terribilis strains collected from freshwaters of Transylvania. Journal of Applied Phycology, DOI10.1007/s10811-014-0387-2. [PDF]
  • Stefan, R., Muntean, C.M., Tripon, C., Halmagyi, A., Valimareanu, S., UV degradation of genomic DNA from in vitro grown plant species: A Fourier transform infrared spectroscopic assessment. Polymer Degradation and Stability, 108, 35-40. [PDF]
  • Szekeres, E., Sicora, C., Dragoş, N., Drugă, B., Selection of proper reference genes for the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC 7002 using real-time quantitative PCR. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 359, 102-109. [ABSTRACT]
  • Tanţău, I., Feurdean, A., de Beaulieu, J.-L., Reille, M., Fărcaş, S., Vegetation sensitivity to climate changes and human impact in the Harghita Mountains (Eastern Romanian Carpathians) over the past 15,000 years. Journal of Quaternary Science, 29 (2), 141–152 [PDF]


  • Bartha, L., Dragoş, N., Molnar, A.V., Sramko, G., 2013, Molecular evidence for reticulate speciation in Astragalus (Fabaceae) as revealed by a case study from sect. Dissitiflori. Botany-Botanique 91: 702-714 [PDF]
  • Chiş, L., Hriscu, M., Bica, A., Toşa, M., Nagy, G., Róna, G., Vértessy, B., G., Irimie, F., D., 2013, Molecular cloning and characterization of a thermostable esterase/lipase produced by a novel Anoxybacillus flavithermus strain. J. Gen Appl Microbiol., 59(2): 119-134 [PDF]
  • Coman, C., Drugă, B., Hegedus, A., Sicora, C, Dragoș, N., 2013, Archaeal and bacterial diversity in two hot spring microbial mats from a geothermal region in Romania. Extremophiles 17: 523-534 [PDF]
  • Drugă, B., Welker,M., Sesărman, A., Hegeduş, A., Coman, C., Sicora, C., Dragoş, N., 2013, Molecular characterization of microcystin-producing cyanobacteria from Romanian fresh waters. European Journal of Phycology 48: 287-294 [PDF]
  • Fărcaş, S., Tanţău, I., Mîndrescu, M., Hurdu, B., 2013, Holocene vegetation history in the Maramureş Mountains (Northern Romanian Carpathians), In: Mîndrescu, M. & Vereş, D. (Eds.). Quaternary International 293: 92-104 [PDF]
  • Feurdean, A., Parr, C.L., Tanţău, I., Fărcaş, S., Marinova, E., Perşoiu, I., 2013, Biodiversity variability across elevations in the Carpathians: parallel change with landscape openness and land use. The Holocene 23(6): 869-881 [PDF]
  • Maiorano, L., Cheddadi, R., Zimmerman, N.E., Pellissier, L., Petitpierre, B., Pottier, J., Laborde, H., Hurdu, B.I., Pearman, P.B., Psomas, A., Singarayer, J.S., Broennimann, O., Vittoz, P., Dubuis, A., Edwards, M.E., Binney, H.A., Guisan, A., 2013, Building the niche through time: using 13,000 years of data to predict the effects of climate change on three tree species in Europe. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22 (3): 302-317 [PDF]
  • Muntean, C.M., Leopold, N., Halmagyi, A., Vălimareanu, S., 2013, Surface-enhanced Raman scattering assessment of DNA from leaf tissues adsorbed on silver colloidal nanoparticles. J. Raman Spectroscopy 44: 817-822 [PDF]
  • Roman, A., Gafta, D., 2013, Proximity to successionally advanced vegetation patches can make all the difference to plant community assembly. Plant Ecology and Diversity 6: 269-278 [PDF]
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