ISSN: 2248-3942

 

    Volume 16                                                      No. 1                         January – February, 2011

 

ROMANIAN BIOTECHNOLOGICAL LETTERS

– an international journal –

 

CONTENTS

1.
CHEN-CHEN FENG , MING GUAN , PAO-HSUN WANG , QIANG DING, YUAN-FANG ZHANG, HAO-WEN JIANG, HUI WEN, AND ZHONG WU

Pigment epithelium-derived factor inhibits T24 bladder cancer cell growth in vitro and in vivo

 …………… 5829
2. BARAITAREANU STELIAN, SIMONA IVANA, MIHAELA ZAULET, MARIA RODICA OTELEA, ELENA ROTARU, IPATE JUDITH, DOINA DANES

Molecular epidemiology investigations in 8 Romanian outbreaks of rabbit Pateurellosis by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis

 …………… 5841 
3. HALIL BARIŞ ÖZEL, MURAT ERTEKİN

Growth models in investigating oriental beech (Fagus orientalis Lipsky.) juvenilities growth performance in the Western Black Sea in Turkey (Devrek-Akçasu Case Study)

 …………… 5850
4. MAREŞ MIHAI, NĂSTASĂ VALENTIN, GABRIELA ANTON, BLEOTU CORALIA, MIRON NORA, SOCOLOV DEMETRA

High prevalence of fluoroquinolones resistance in Ureaplasma and Mycoplasma strains isolated from infertile women under initial evaluation in north-east Romania

 …………… 5858
5. CALINA PETRUTA CORNEA, MATILDA CIUCĂ, CATALINA VOAIDES, VALERIA GAGIU AND ANETA POP

Incidence of fungal contamination in a romanian bakery: a molecular approach

 …………… 5863
6. MESUT TASKIN, SERKAN ERDAL

Utilization of waste loquat (Eriobotrya japonica Lindl.) kernel extract for a new cheap substrate for fungal fermentations

 ……………  5872
7. SANA GHAFFARI, NEJIB HASNAOUI, ALI FERCHICHI

Rapid, High Quality DNA Isolation from Tunisian Grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) Cultivars and Optimization of the RAPD Marker Technique

 …………… 5881
8. DOVILĖ ŠINKŪNIENĖ, VIDA BENDIKIENĖ, BENEDIKTAS JUODKA

Response surface methodology-based optimization of lipase-catalyzed triolein hydrolysis in hexane

 …………… 5891
9. GOGU GHIORGHIŢĂ, MIHAELA HÂRŢAN, DIANA-ELENA MAFTEI, DANIELA NICUŢĂ

Some considerations regarding the In Vitro culture of Rhodiola rosea L.

 …………… 5902
10. KRITI KUMARI DUBEY AND M.H. FULEKAR

Effect of pesticides on the Seed Germination of Cenchrus setigerus and Pennisetum pedicellatum as Monocropping and Co-cropping System: Implications for Rhizospheric Bioremediation

 …………… 5909
11. OLIVERA STAJKOVIĆ, DUŠICA DELIĆ, DRAGANA JOŠIĆ, ĐORĐE KUZMANOVIĆ, NATAŠA RASULIĆ, JELENA KNEŽEVIĆ-VUKČEVIĆ

Improvement of common bean growth by co-inoculation with Rhizobium and plant growth-promoting bacteria

 …………… 5919
12. ZELIHA DEMIREL, FETHIYE FERDA YILMAZ-KOZ, NEFISE ULKU KARABAY-YAVASOGLU, GUVEN OZDEMIR,  ATAKAN SUKATAR

Antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of solvent extracts and the essential oil composition of two red algae Laurencia obtusa and Laurencia obtusa var. pyramidata

 …………… 5927
13. LUCIA PIRVU, DIANA BARBULESCU, CORNELIA NICHITA, SULTANA NITA, SVETLANA COLCERU MIHUL

Obtaining and chemical characterization of some vegetal extracts with corrosion-scaling inhibition properties. Part II. Juglandis folium and Agrimoniae herba extracts

 …………… 5937 
14. UMRAN ERTURK, ZEYNEL DALKILIC

Determination of genetic relationship among some walnut (Juglans regia L.) genotypes and their early-bearing progenies using RAPD markers

 ……………  5944
15. ARINA OANA ANTOCE, IOAN CONSTANTIN NĂMOLOŞANU

A rapid method for testing resistance of yeasts to ethanol inhibition for selection of strains useful for winemeking

 …………… 5953 
16. MONA IONAŞ, MARIANA SABĂU, TIBERIU IONAŞ, ADA DELEAN, SEPTIMIU TOADER

Influence of the Light Curing Source on the Biological Properties of a Self Etching Adhesive

 …………… 5963
17. MARINELA GROZA, DANIELA JITARU, LAURENŢIU BĂDESCU, MANUELA CIOCOIU, MAGDA BĂDESCU

Evaluation of the immune defense in diabetes mellitus using an experimental model

 …………… 5971

 

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