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BIS seminar 15-06-2018

Friday, June 15, 2018

Venue: Faculty of Biology, The Platform of Research in Biology and Systemic Ecology, Splaiul Independenței 91-95, Bucharest, 050095, Romania


From cellular to environmental sciences

11:30 – 12:00 Welcome coffee

12:00 – 12:30 Opening Ceremony

12:30 – 13:30 Session 1: Chair Carmen CHIFIRIUC

  1. Lia-Maria DIȚU, ICUB-Biology – Microbial Communities Associated with Romanian Rare Plants From a Natural Habitate
  2. Irina GHEORGHE, ICUB-Biology – Resistance, virulence markers and clonality of Acinetobacter baumannii community acquired and nosocomial isolates
  3. Alexandru Florian DEFTU, ICUB-Biology – The contribution of potassium channels in microglial migration

13:30 – 13:45 Coffee break

13:45 – 14:45 Session 2: Chair Aritina HALIUC

  1. Ion-Florin TĂTUI, ICUB-Geography – Diagnosis of Recent Shoreface Dynamics along Delta Coast (SENBAR)
  2. Maria-Laura TÎRLĂ, ICUB-Geography – Lithologic and structural controls on marble karst development in the central Făgăraș Mountains (South Carpathians)
  3. Mihaela GRĂDINARU, ICUB-Geology – Microbial signatures and palaeoenvironmental conditions involved in the formation of ferruginous microbialites during the Middle-Upper Jurassic transition

14:45 – 15:00 Coffee break

15:00 – 16:00 Session 3: Chair Lia-Maria DIȚU

  1. Aritina HALIUC, ICUB-Geography – Two millennia of runoff variability in Western Romania and links with large-scale atmospheric circulation
  2. Mihaela LAZĂR, ICUB-Biology – Genetic characterization of the haemagglutinin protein of measles virus strains recently circulating in Romania
  3. Sorin CONSTANTIN, ICUB-Geography – Exploring the remote sensing capabilities for water quality assessment in Danube Delta (DeltaRS)

16:00 – 16:15 Coffee break

16:15 – 17:00 Session 4: Chair Alexandru DEFTU

  1. Melania-Maria BICA-POPI, Faculty of Biology – Iba-1 silencing in BV2 microglia cells and the effect on P2X7 receptors
  2. Simona IGNAT, Faculty of Biology – Influence of graphene oxide on osteogenic differentiation potential of human stem cells derived from adipose tissue
  3. Mădălina Andreea BADEA, Faculty of Biology – Generation of 3D in vitro breast cancer models by two techniques and their biological characterization

17:00 – 17:15 Closing remarks



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