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1. Experimental testing of a defibrillation protocol on pigs.

Testing of a defibrillation protocol is necessary in order to add additional security to the monitoring and support protocols during the experimental procedures developed on pigs. Pigs are placed under general anaesthesia and continuous monitoring (capnography, pulse-oximetry, blood pressure...

Author(s) : Costea, R.; Ionescu, A.

Publisher : University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Works. Series C. Veterinary Medicine 2020 Vol.66 No.1 pp.99-102 ref.6

2. Preliminary considerations regarding the geothermal potential in the Apuseni Mountains area.

The Apuseni Mountains have a particular geological structure which gives distinctive geothermal features. They are located between the well-developed geothermal zone of the Pannonian Basin, and the Transylvanian Basin, which is a cold zone. Little information is available in the literature about...

Author(s) : Nicula, A. M.; Ionescu, A.; Pop, I. C.; Oraseanu, I.; Baciu, C.

Publisher : Universitatea "Babeş-Bolyai", Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai, Ambientum 2019 Vol.64 No.2 pp.45-56 ref.22

3. Etiopathogenic and therapeutic considerations in atopic dermatitis.

Atopic dermatitis is a pathology commonly found in dermatological practice, with an ever increasing incidence in our country. For mild and moderate forms of atopic dermatitis, numerous topical and systemic products are available to control and cure the acute episode, but also to maintain a...

Author(s) : Rotaru, M.; Ionescu, A.; Bogdan-Ioan, R.; Iancu, G. M.

Publisher : Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania

Journal article : Acta Medica Transilvanica 2019 Vol.24 No.2 pp.34-38 ref.20

4. Paramagnetism in Bacillus spores: opportunities for novel biotechnological applications.

Spores of Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus cereus, and Bacillus subtilis were found to exhibit intrinsic paramagnetic properties as a result of the accumulation of manganese ions. All three Bacillus species displayed strong yet distinctive magnetic properties arising from differences in manganese...

Author(s) : Zhou KeXu; Ionescu, A.; Wan EaMon; Ho, Y. N.; Barnes, C. H. W.; Christie, G.; Wilson, D. I.

Publisher : Wiley, Hoboken, USA

Journal article : Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2018 Vol.115 No.4 pp.955-964 ref.39

5. An animal homolog of plant Mep/Amt transporters promotes ammonia excretion by the anal papillae of the disease vector mosquito Aedes aegypti.

The transcripts of three putative ammonia (NH3/NH4+) transporters, Rhesus-like glycoproteins AeRh50-1, AeRh50-2 and Amt/Mep-like AeAmt1 were detected in the anal papillae of larval Aedes aegypti. Quantitative PCR studies revealed 12-fold higher transcript levels of AeAmt1 in anal papillae relative...

Author(s) : Chasiotis, H.; Ionescu, A.; Misyura, L.; Phuong Bui; Fazio, K.; Wang, J.; Patrick, M.; Weihrauch, D.; Donini, A.

Publisher : Company of Biologists Ltd, Cambridge, UK

Journal article : Journal of Experimental Biology 2016 Vol.219 No.9 pp.1346-1355 ref.many

6. Impact of spices and wine-based marinades on tenderness, fragmentation of myofibrillar proteins and color stability in bovine Biceps femoris muscle.

Fresh beef slices were marinated by immersion in marinades based on dry red wine, lime-tree honey, salt, spices and seasoning plants such as thyme (Thymus vulgaris), marjoram (Majorana hortensis), garlic (Allium sativum) and horseradish (Armoracia rusticana). Once marinated, meat pieces were vacuum ...

Author(s) : Istrati, D.; Ciuciu, A. M. S.; Vizireanu, C.; Ionescu, A.; Carballo, J.

Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Texture Studies 2015 Vol.46 No.6 pp.455-466 ref.48

7. Evaluation of carbon dioxide and methane emission from Cluj-Napoca municipal landfill, Romania.

The municipal waste landfills are known as important anthropogenic sources of methane and carbon dioxide being the most important greenhouse gases. The present study estimates the methane and carbon dioxide emission from the municipal open dump landfill of Cluj-Napoca (Romania). Two different...

Author(s) : Popița, G. E.; Frunzeti, N.; Ionescu, A.; Lazăr, A. L.; Baciu, C.; Popovici, A.; Pop, C.; Faur, V. C.; Proorocu, M.

Publisher : Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Gh. Asachi Technical University, Iasi, Romania

Journal article : Environmental Engineering and Management Journal 2015 Vol.14 No.6 pp.1389-1398

8. An in vitro and in vivo comparison of the effect of Stevia rebaudiana extracts on different caries-related variables: a randomized controlled trial pilot study.

The effect of Stevia extracts on in vitro Streptococcus mutans biofilm formation and in vivo plaque pH was evaluated in this paper. Three 10% solutions containing stevioside, rebaudioside A or sucrose were prepared. MTT assay was used to evaluate microbiological counts in vitro. Twenty volunteers...

Author(s) : Brambilla, E.; Cagetti, M. G.; Ionescu, A.; Campus, G.; Lingström, P.

Publisher : S Karger AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Caries Research 2014 Vol.48 No.1 pp.19-23

9. The influence of the plant management system over certain physical and physiological parameters for apple trees.

Crown shape plays a very important role in ensuring proper lightning conditions for the branches and fruit; it ensures different exposure conditions for the leaves and influences their synthesis capacity, while also permitting the formation of the fruit branches and support of the production....

Author(s) : Hoza, D.; Ion, L.; Ionescu, A.

Publisher : University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Papers - Series B, Horticulture 2012 No.No.56 pp.117-121 ref.9

10. Evaluation of nutritional quality of the common carp (Cyprinus carpio) enriched in fatty acids.

The knowledge of the feed requirements of fish species allows developing well-balanced feed formulations for successful intensive culture. The target of this study was to investigate the effect of supplementing the fish fodder with different types of oils, on fish growing and meat quality. The...

Author(s) : Aprodu, I.; Vasile, A.; Gurau, G.; Ionescu, A.; Paltenea, E.

Publisher : University Dunarea de Jos of Galati, Galati, Romania

Journal article : Annals of the University "Dunarea de Jos" of Galati - Fascicle VI: Food Technology 2012 Vol.36 No.1 pp.61-73 ref.24

11. AedesCAPA-PVK-1 displays diuretic and dose dependent antidiuretic potential in the larval mosquito Aedes aegypti (Liverpool).

This study reveals that AedesCAPA-PVK-1 (GPTVGLFAFPRV-NH2) inhibits basal and serotonin stimulated fluid secretion in the Malpighian tubules of larval Aedes aegypti at femtomolar concentrations. Conversely 10-4 mol l-1 of the peptide stimulated fluid secretion rates. The diuretic effects of 10-4...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Donini, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Insect Physiology 2012 Vol.58 No.10 pp.1299-1306 ref.many

12. The tenderization of bovine Biceps femoris muscle using marinades on the basis of wine.

Fresh beef slices were marinated by immersion in marinades based on dry red wine, lime-tree honey, salt, spices and seasoning plants as thyme (Thymus vulgaris), marjoram (Majorana hortensis), garlic (Allium sativum) and horseradish (Armoracia rusticana). Control samples were represented by raw meat ...

Author(s) : Istrati, D.; Ionescu, A.; Vizireanu, C.; Ciuciu, A. M. S.; Dinică, R.

Publisher : ARS Docendi Publishing House, Bucharest, Romania

Journal article : Romanian Biotechnological Letters 2012 Vol.17 No.6 pp.7787-7795 ref.40

13. Saccharomyces cerevisiae immobilization in polyacrylamide hydrogel obtained at low temperature.

Bioethanol of first generation is the world's leader biofuel and it is produced by fermentation mainly from starch and sugar feedstocks. The use of continuous fermentation processes implies the possibility of making the process automatic while lowering the operating costs. Continuous fermentation...

Author(s) : Calinescu, I.; Teiu, C.; Chipurici, P.; Adrian, T.; Alexandrescu, E.; Ionescu, A.; Dima, R.

Publisher : ARS Docendi Publishing House, Bucharest, Romania

Journal article : Romanian Biotechnological Letters 2012 Vol.17 No.5 pp.7628-7638 ref.19

14. Influence of spice and wine based marinades on bovine Biceps femoris muscle tenderness.

Fresh beef slices were marinated by immersion in marinades based on dry red wine, lime-tree honey, salt, spices and seasoning plants as thyme (Thymus vulgaris), marjoram (Majorana hortensis), garlic (Allium sativum) and horseradish (Armoracia rusticana). Control samples were prepared without...

Author(s) : Istrati, D.; Ciuciu, A. M. S.; Ionescu, A.; Vizireanu, C.; Dinică, R.

Publisher : Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya

Journal article : African Journal of Biotechnology 2012 Vol.11 No.79 pp.14461-14467 ref.31

15. Long-term damage to glass in Paris in a changing environment.

Glass weathering depends mainly on its chemical composition: Si-Ca-K mediaeval glass is low durable, while Si-Ca-Na Roman as well as modern glass are very durable. Mediaeval glass is subject to the superficial leaching of K and Ca ions leading to the formation of a hydrated silica-gel layer. Both...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Lefèvre, R. A.; Brimblecombe, P.; Grossi, C. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2012 Vol.431 pp.151-156

16. Contributions to the study of indigenous species Prunella vulgaris L.

The genus Prunella is widely distributed in Romania by its three species characterized by lack of volatile oil. In this study we continue our previous research that have followed the distribution of some chemical substances groups in Lamiaceae family. In this way we studied the chemical composition ...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Lungu, C.; Vlase, A.; Moisuc, L.; Cojocaru, I.

Publisher : Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania

Journal article : Journal of EcoAgriTourism 2011 Vol.7 No.2 pp.26-31 ref.16

17. The influence of irrigation and of technological elements in the grapevine production quality, under the conditions of Murfatlar.

This paper presents the results of the research conducted at the Research and Development Station of Viticulture and Winemaking Murfatlar, during 2007-2009, on two vine varieties established in the area, the Columna variety and Cabernet Sauvignon variety. In addition to production results, studies...

Author(s) : Bolos, P.; Luca, E.; Ionescu, A.; Luca, L. C.

Publisher : Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole si Medicina Veterinara Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Agricultura - Revistă de Știință și Practică Agricolă 2011 Vol.79-80 No.3/4 pp.67-73 ref.4

18. Effects of papain on beef palatability traits.

Tenderness, juiciness and flavour are the major palatability attributes of meat. Because tenderness of beef meat is considered the most important factor in determining the consumer eating satisfaction, we focused our research on improving beef meat tenderness by using exogenous enzyme papain....

Author(s) : Istrati, D.; Constantin, B.; Ionescu, A.

Publisher : Balkan Environmental Association (BENA), Thessaloniki, Greece

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology 2011 Vol.12 No.3A pp.1344-1353

19. Influence of post-mortem treatment with bromelin on adult beef muscle tenderisation.

The present study was conducted to evaluate bromelin effects on adult beef tenderness and cooking losses. The research were carried out on adult beef muscle after 4 and 24 h post-slaughter. Proteolytic enzyme was added in different concentrations in injection brine and then the beef cuts were...

Author(s) : Istrati, D.; Constantin, B.; Ionescu, A.

Publisher : Balkan Environmental Association (BENA), Thessaloniki, Greece

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology 2011 Vol.12 No.3A pp.1354-1363

20. Idiopathic epilepsy in 6 dogs.

Epileptic seizures are a manifestation of a change in forebrain activity. Forebrain is defined as the diencephalon and telencephalon as one functional unit. Neurologic signs associated with forebrain disorders include: behavioral changes, manage (circling) head turns on the side of the lesion,...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Crivineanu, M.; Fernoagă, C.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agronomice și Medicină Veterinară București, București, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Works - University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest Series C, Veterinary Medicine 2010 Vol.56 No.2 pp.71-77 ref.4

21. Dose-response function for the soiling of silica-soda-lime glass due to dry deposition.

Several exposure campaigns of silica-soda-lime window glass have been performed in 30 European sites and 1 in Canada in order to understand, quantify and model the phenomenon of soiling. In this purpose samples were exposed sheltered from the rain. Parallel to exposure, several meteorological...

Author(s) : Lombardo, T.; Ionescu, A.; Chabas, A.; Lefèvre, R. A.; Ausset, P.; Candau, Y.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2010 Vol.408 No.4 pp.976-984

22. Functional characterization of lupin protein concentrate treated with bacterial transglutaminase.

The present paper describes the influence of bacterial transglutaminase, on the functional properties of the lupin proteins concentrate. Gelling and emulsifying properties of the lupin protein concentrate were studied as well as rheological behavior of the gel and emulsions. The degree of...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Aprodu, I.; Zara, M.; Gurau, G.

Publisher : University Dunarea de Jos of Galati, Galati, Romania

Journal article : Annals of the University "Dunarea de Jos" of Galati - Fascicle VI: Food Technology 2009 No.No.32 pp.9-19 ref.48

23. Aspects regarding serological and virusological surveillance of the moving bovines and ovines flocks from TCE 3 Brazi farm.

Domestic and wild ruminants can be infected by the bluetongue virus, but Romania is declared free of this infection. So, in order to maintain this state the animals were serological and virusological tested in order to discover any potential risk. In the same time there were tested insects from ...

Author(s) : Bărănguță, A.; Horhogea, C.; Ionescu, A.; Homescu, I.; Perianu, T.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agronomice și Medicină Veterinară București, București, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Works - University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest Series C, Veterinary Medicine 2009 Vol.55 No.3 pp.25-28 ref.4

24. Hypoglycemia - cause of epileptiform episodes in dogs.

Epilepsy is a disease characterized by recurrent seizures (two or more) originating from the brain. Seizure activity arises as a sequel to abnormal hypersyncronous electrical activity of the neurons in the brain. Epilepsy is, above all, a consequence of an imbalance between excitatory and...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Crivineanu, M.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agronomice și Medicină Veterinară București, București, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Works - University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest Series C, Veterinary Medicine 2009 Vol.55 No.2 pp.263-271 ref.5

25. Toxic substances - triggers of epileptiform episodes in dogs and cats.

Epileptic manifestations appear due to an abnormal and hypersyncronous neuronal activity in the central nervous system. This type of activity is known in specialized literature as "neuronal electric storms". Recurrent seizures are one of the characteristic manifestations of any nervous system which ...

Author(s) : Ionescu, A.; Crivineanu, M.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agronomice și Medicină Veterinară București, București, Romania

Journal article : Scientific Works - University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest Series C, Veterinary Medicine 2009 Vol.55 No.2 pp.256-262 ref.5