ISSN: 2248-3942

 

    Volume 14                                                      No. 1                         January – February, 2009

 

ROMANIAN BIOTECHNOLOGICAL LETTERS

– an international journal –

 

CONTENTS

1.
DANIEL I. PACURAR

Model organisms – a journey from the dawn of biological research to the post-genomic era 

 …………… 4087
2. ANCA PAUNESCU

Biotechnology for Endangered Plant Conservation: A Critical Overview

 …………… 4095 
3. ANCA POPESCU, CONSTANTA GANEA, TERESA MOURA, ANA BICHO

Galantamine modulates the recovery from desensitization of nicotinic receptors in TE 671 cells 

 …………… 4104
4. MONICA STAVARACHI, POMPILIA APOSTOL, DĂNUŢ CIMPONERIU, MIHAI TOMA, NICULINA BUTOIANU, LUCIAN GAVRILĂ

Possible association between L-selectin gene P213S polymorphism and respiratory complications of childhood spinal muscular atrophy patients 

 …………… 4119
5. MONA GAZEL, KADRIYE CAGLAYAN, CIGDEM ULUBAS SERCE, LEVENT SON

Evaluations of apricot trees infected by Candidatus Phytoplasma prunorum for horticultural characteristics

 …………… 4123
6. GULSAH CANAKCI ADIGUZEL, MUSTAFA ATASEVER

Phenotypic and Genotypic Characterization of lactic acid bacteria isolated from Turkish dry fermented sausage

 …………… 4130 
7.

CRISTIAN BANCIU, MONICA ELENA CARASAN, AURELIA BREZEANU

In vitro propagation of the endangered species Marsilea quadrifolia L. – morphological and biochemical analysis of the regenerates 

 …………… 4139
8. SIMONA OANCEA

Identification of glycomacropeptide as indicator of milk and dairy drinks adulteration with whey by immunochromatographic assay

 …………… 4146
9. KADIR UGURTAN YILMAZ, YASAR ZENGIN, SEZAI ERCISLI, SEDAT SERCE, KAZIM GUNDUZ, MEMNUNE SENGUL, BAYRAM MURAT ASMA

Some selected physico-chemical characteristics of wild and cultivated blackberry fruits (Rubus fruticosus L.) from Turkey

 …………… 4152
10. ANAMIKA SINGH, SUSAN EAPEN, M.H.FULEKAR

Potential of Medicago sativa for uptake of cadmium from contaminated environment

 …………… 4164
11.
RALUCA GHINDEA, TATIANA VASSU, ILEANA STOICA, ANA-MARIA TANASE, ORTANSA CSUTAK

Preliminary taxonomic studies on yeast strains isolated from dairy products

 …………… 4170
12. ENACHE- SOARE SIMONA, PELINESCU DIANA, IONESCU ROBERTINA, AVRAM IONELA, STOICA ILEANA, VASSU-DIMOV TATIANA

Molecular identification of some yeast strains involved in oral candidosis

 …………… 4180
13. ANA-MARIA TANASE, TATIANA VASSU, CRISTINA TRASCA, ILEANA STOICA

In Situ Visualization of Natural Microbial Communities in Black Sea Coastal Shelf Sediments

 …………… 4187 
14. E. GEORGESCU, MARIA ADINA MANEA, MIHAELA ZAULET, MARIETA COSTACHE

Genetic diversity among Romanian cattle breeds with a special focus on the Romanian Grey Steppe Breed

 ……………  4194

 

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