The project leading to this application has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon
2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 667387
Key Performance Indicators / Publication repository
1. Highly selective artificial cholesteryl crown ether K+-channels
Angew Chem, 2015, 127, 14681-14685, IF: 11.26
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201506430
2. Artificial water channels – incipient innovative developments
Chem. Commun., 2016,52, 5657-5665, IF: 6.57
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC01724J
3. Structure-Directed Functional Properties of Phenothiazine Brominated Dyes: Morphology and Photophysical and Electrochemical Properties
Cryst. Growth Des., 2016, 16 (7), pp 3716–3730, IF 4.43
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b00212
4. PDLC composites based on polyvinyl boric acid matrix – a promising pathway towards biomedical engineering
Liquid Crystals, Published online: 14 Apr 2016, IF 2.49
DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2016.1172353
5. Synthesis, structural characterization and quantum chemical studies of silicon-containing benzoic acid derivatives
Journal of Molecular Structure, Volume 1120, 15 September 2016, Pages 302–316, IF 1.60
6. Dual crosslinked iminoboronate-chitosan hydrogels with strongantifungal activity against Candida planktonic yeasts and biofilms
Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 152, 5 November 2016, Pages 306–316, IF 4.10
7. Salicyl-imine-chitosan hydrogels: Supramolecular architecturing as acrosslinking method toward multifunctional hydrogels
Carbohydrate Polymers 165 (2017) 39–50
8. DNA-Assisted Decoration of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Gold Nanoparticles for Applications in Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Imaging of Cells,
J. Nanopart. Res.(2017) 19:181; DOI 10.1007/s11051-017-3876-9.
DOI: 10.1007/s11051-017-3876-9
9. Solvatochromic analysis and DFT computational study of an azomaleimide derivative
Journal of Molecular Liquids, Volume 240, 2017, pp 476-485
10. Pyridyl-indolizine derivatives as DNA binders and pH-sensitive fluorescent dyes
Tetrahedron 72 (2016) 8215-8222
11. pH/thermo-responsive poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-maleic acid) hydrogel with a sensor and an actuator for biomedical applications
Polymer 110, 177-186, 2017
12. Smart composite materials based on chitosan microspheres embedded in thermosensitive hydrogel for controlled delivery of drugs
Carbohyd. Polym. 157, 493-502, 2017
13. Smart nanoparticles based on pullulan-g-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) for controlled delivery of indomethacin
Int. J. Biol. Macromol. 94, Part A, 698-708, 2017
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2016.10.064
14. Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-N-isopropylmethacrylamide) thermoresponsive microgels as self-regulated drug delivery system
Macrom. Chem. Phys., 217, 2525-2533, 2016
DOI: 10.1002/macp.201600324
DOI: 10.1080/00222348.2015.1057444
15. Development of biocompatible glycodynameric hydrogels joining two natural motifs by dynamic constitutional chemistry
Carbohydrate Polymers 170 (2017) 60–71
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.04.055
16. Optimization of Polyplex Formation between DNA Oligonucleotide and Poly(ʟ-Lysine): Experimental Study and Modeling Approach
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2017, 18(6), 1291
DOI: 10.3390/ijms18061291
17. In vitro activity of echinocandins against 562 clinical yeast isolates from a Romanian multicentre study
Medical Mycology, 2017, 0, 1-10
DOI: 10.1093/mmy/myx059
18. Biosynthesis of exopolysaccharides by Weissella confusa in a new culture medium
Romanian Biotechnological Letters , Vol. 23, No. 3, 13637, 2018
19. Poly(azomethine-phenothiazine)s with efficient emission in solid state
European Polymer Journal 95 (2017) 127-137
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2017.08.006
20. Biopolymers/poly(ε-caprolactone)/polyethylenimine functionalized nanohydroxyapatite hybrid cryogel: Synthesis, characterization and application in gene delivery
Materials Science & Engineering C 81 (2017) 167–176
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2017.07.031
21. Transfection-capable polycationic nanovectors which include PEGylated-cyclodextrin structural units: a new synthesis pathway
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017, 5, 7164—7174( Advance Article)
22. Multivalent polyrotaxane vectors as adaptive cargo complexes for gene therapy
Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 9, 845
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01256J
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23. Biocompatible chitosan based hydrogels for potential application in local tumour therapy
Carbohydrate Polymers Volume: 179 pp 59-70, 2018
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.09.066
24. A study on the intercalation process of Tramadol hydrochloride in ZnAl - nitrate layered double hydroxides
Rev. Roum. Chim., 2016, 61(8-9), 683-688
25. Biosynthesis of Dextran by Weissella confusa and Their In Vitro Functional Characteristics
Int. J. Biol. Macromol., 2017, IF 3.671
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.10.048
26. Nail Damage (Severe Onychodystrophy) Induced by Acrylate Glue: Scanning Electron Microscopy and Energy Dispersive X-Ray Investigations
Skin Appendage Disord., 2017, 2, 137-142, IF. 2.366
Open access: DOI: 10.1159/000450791
27. G-quartet hydrogels for effective cell growth applications
Chemical Communications 53 (2017) pp 12668
DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07806D
28. Novel pH-sensitive Supramolecular host-guest assembly for staining cell acidic organelles
Polym. Chem., 2018,9, pp 968-975
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01668A
29. Preparation and characterization of chitosan–poly(vinyl alcohol)–neomycin sulfate films
Polymer Bulletin, 2018, Volume 75, Issue 9, pp 3971–3986
30. Low molecular weight microfibers with light sensing properties
Open access:
31. Squalene/polyethylenimine based non-viral vectors: synthesis and use in systems for sustained gene release
Polym. Chem., 2018,9, pp 1072-1081
DOI: 10.1039/c7py01720k
32. Optimized formulation of NiFe2O4@Ca-alginate composite as a selective and magnetic adsorbent for cationic dyes: Experimental and modeling study; Reactive and Functional
Polymers 125 (2018) 57-69. (IF 3.151)
DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2018.02.008
33. Chiral betulin-imino-chitosan hydrogels by dynamic covalent sonochemistry
Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, Volume 45, 2018, pp 238-247
34. Chitosan Hydrogelation with a Phenothiazine based Aldehyde – a Synthetic Approach toward Highly Luminescent Biomaterials
Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 9, 2359 - 2369
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01678F
35. Fabio Sterpone and Marc Baaden, Water permeation across artificial I-quartet membrane channels: from structure to disorder
Faraday Discuss., 2018,209, 125-148
DOI: 10.1039/C8FD00046H
36. Plasma-activated water: a new and effective alternative for duodenoscope reprocessing
Infection and Drug Resistance 2018:11 727–733
DOI: 10.1039/C8FD00046H
37. Phenotypic and genotypic variations in Candida albicans isolates from Romanian patients
Revista Română de Medicină de Laborator Vol. 26, Nr. 3, Iulie, 2018
DOI: 10.2478/rrlm-2018-0023
38. Hyperpolarised NMR to follow water proton transport through membrane channels via exchange with biomolecules
Faraday Discuss., 2018,209, 67-82
DOI: 10.1039/C8FD00021B
39. Drug delivery systems based on biocompatible imino-chitosan hydrogels for local anticancer therapy
Drug Delivery, 25, 2018, 1080–1090 (I.F.: 3.09)
Open access: DOI: 10.1080/10717544.2018.1466937
40. Multifunctional magnetic cargo-complexes with radical scavenging properties
Materials Science and Engineering: C, 94, 608-618, 2019
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2018.10.013
41. Dynamic constitutional chemistry towards efficient nonviral vectors
Materials Science & Engineering C 94 (2019) 635–646
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2018.10.002
42. Multiple bio-responsive polymer dispersed liquid crystal composites for sensing applications
Journal of Molecular Liquids 272 (2018) 572–582
DOI: 10.1016/j.molliq.2018.09.125
43. Nitrosalicyl-imine-chitosan hydrogels based drug delivery systems for long term sustained release in local therapy
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 536 (2019) 196–207
DOI: j.jcis.2018.10.048
44. Reusable Biocatalyst by Pepsin Immobilization on Functionalized Magnetite Nanoparticles
Revue Roumaine de Chimie, 2018, 63(7-8), 685-695
Open access:
45. Cinnamyl-imine-chitosan hydrogels. Morphology control
Acta Chemica Iasi, volumul 26, issue 2, 2018
Open access: DOI: 10.2478/achi-2018-0014
46. Chitosan-based magnetic adsorbent for removal of water-soluble anionic dye: Artificial neural network modeling and molecular docking insights
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 123 (2019) 587-599
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2018.11.080
47. Bichromophoric pyrazoline derivative with solvent-selective photoluminescence quenching
Journal of Molecular Liquids 278 (2019) 156-163
DOI: 10.1016/j.molliq.2019.01.067
48. Operational Procedures in the Theory of the Drug Release from Chitosan Hydrogels
Materiale Plastice 55(4):590-594; December 2018
Open access:
49. Biopolymer Biosynthesis by Lactic Acid Bacteria Strain in Four Different Culture Media
Rev. Roum. Chim., 2018, 63(7-8), 637-642
50. Novel cyclodextrin-based pH-sensitive supramolecular host-guest assembly for staining acidic cellular organelles
Polymer Chemistry 9 (2018), 968
DOI: 10.1039/c7py01668a
51. Synthesis, structure, computational modeling, and biological activity of two novel bimesitylene derivatives
Research on Chemical Intermediates 45(2) (2019) 453–469
52. Synergistic Effect of Low Molecular Weight Polyethylenimine and Polyethylene Glycol Components in Dynamic Nonviral Vector Structure, Toxicity, and Transfection Effciency
Molecules 2019, 24, 1460
53. Genotype comparison of Candida albicans isolates from different clinical samples
Revista Română de Medicina de Laborator Vol. 27, Nr. 3, Iulie, 2019
DOI: 10.2478/rrlm-2019-0027
54. Duodenoscope - Associated Infections beyond the Elevator Channel: Alternative Causes for Difficult Reprocessing
Molecules 2019, 24, 2343 (3.060 )
DOI: 10.3390/molecules24122343
55. Theoretical Modeling of Long-Time Drug Release from Nitrosalicyl-Imine-Chitosan Hydrogels through Multifractal Logistic Type Laws
Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, Volume 2019, Article ID 4091464, 10 pages
DOI: 10.1155/2019/4091464
56. Tunable Composition of Dynamic Non-Viral Vectors over the DNA Polyplex Formation and Nucleic Acid Transfection
Polymers 2019, 11, 1313;
DOI: 10.3390/polym11081313
57. Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of an Alternant Poly(fluorene–oxadiazole). Synthesis, Properties, and White Light-Emitting Devices
Polymers 2019, 11(10), 1562;
DOI: 10.3390/polym11101562
58. Polyvinyl alcohol boric acid – A promising tool for the development of sustained release drug delivery systems
Materials Science and Engineering: C, 2019;
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110316
59. Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-N-vinylpyrrolidone) thermoresponsive microspheres: The low drug loading ensures the pulsatile release mechanism.
Express Polym. Lett. 14(1) 63-76, 2020;
60. Smart drug delivery system activated by specific biomolecules
Materials Science Eng C ( Volume 108, March 2020, 110466 )
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110466
61. Phenothiazine based co-crystals with enhanced luminescence
Dyes and Pigments, Volume 175, 108164, 2020
DOI: 10.1016/j.dyepig.2019.108164
62. New insights into human hair: SAXS, SEM, TEM and EDX for Alopecia Areata investigations
PeerJ - Journal of Life and Environmental Sciences
DOI: 10.7717/peerj.8376
63. Single-walled carbon nanotubes–G-quadruple hydrogel nanocompositematrixes for cell support applications
Materials Science & Engineering C 111 (2020) 110800,
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2020.110800
64. Biosynthesized dextran coated magnetic nanoparticles with antifungal activity
Revue Roumaine de Chimie 2018, 63(5-6), 495-501
65. Antioxidant, antimicrobial and photocatalytic activities of silver nanoparticles obtained by bee propolis extract assisted biosynthesis
FARMACIA 2019, 67, 482-489;
DOI: 10.31925/farmacia.2019.3.16
66. In Vitro and In Vivo Antioxidant Activity of the New Magnetic-Cerium Oxide Nanoconjugates
Nanomaterials 2019, 9, 1565;
DOI: 10.3390/nano9111565
67. Dendritic architectures as non-viral gene delivery vectors: challenges and perspectives
Revue Roumaine de Chimie 2018, 63(7-8), 581-592
68. Cation Transport Activity of the Alkyl-Ureido-Benzo-15--Crown-5-Ethers Through Double Layer Lipid Membranes
Revue Roumaine de Chimie 2018, 63(7-8), 665-672
69. Dynamic constitutional chemistry towards efficient nonviral vectors
Materials Science & Engineering C 94 (2019) 635–646
70. Optimized formulation of NiFe2O4@Ca-alginate composite as a selective and magnetic adsorbent for cationic dyes: Experimental and modeling study
Reactive and Functional Polymers 125 (2018) 57–69
71. Mass Spectrometry as a Complementary Approach for Noncovalently Bound Complexes Based on Cyclodextrins
Biomedical Research, 2nd ed., A. G. Woods, C. D. Darie, Eds., Springer, 685-701 (2019)
72. Polymer-based engineered systems for gene/drug delivery applications
Compounds and Materials for Drug Development and Biomedical Applications, Editura Academiei Romane, pp. 273-290 (2018)
73. Cyclodextrins as molecular delivery systems for drugs with antifungal activity: from design to application
Compounds and Materials for Drug Development and Biomedical Applications, Editura Academiei Romane, pp. 291-307 (2018)
74. Pegylated Squalene: a Biocompatible Polymer as Precursor for Drug Delivery
Revue Roumaine de Chimie, 2018, 63(7-8), 621-628
75. On the Charge-Transfer Excitations in Azobenzene Maleimide Compounds: A Theoretical Study
Journal of Physical Chemistry, 2019, 123, 5525−5536
76. Dynamic self-organizing systems for DNA delivery
Revue Roumaine de Chimie, 2018, 63(7-8), 613-619
77. Rheological Characterization of Acrylic Bone Cements Used in Total Hip Replacement
MATERIALE PLASTICE 54 / No. 3 / 2017
78. Effect of TAT-DOX-PEG irradiated gold nanoparticles conjugates on human osteosarcoma cells
Scientific Reports, (2020) 10:6591
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79. Dynamic Rheological Behavior of Chitosan/Collagen Mixtures.
Revista De Chimie 2020 (ACCEPTED to be publish)
80. Water soluble PEGylated phenothiazines as valuable building blocks for biomaterials
Materials Science & Engineering C 116 (2020) 111216,
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2020.111216