International conferences


  • Poster at Nano2Clinic WG2 Online Conference „Characterisation of nanomaterials towards safe and efficient nanodrug”, 22-23 June 2021: Docetaxel loaded magnetic nanoparticles based on functionalized chitosan with potential theranostic applications: synthesis, characterization and in vitro studies by V.C. Ursachi, G. Dodi, F.D. Cojocaru, A.M. Serban, B.E.B. Cretu, C.T. Mihai, V. Balan.
  • Poster at 18th International Conference on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies (NN21), 6-9 July 2021, Thessaloniki, Greece: Development of magnetic nanoparticles based on biotinylated N-palmitoyl chitosan loaded with Doxorubicin by V. Balan, V.C. Ursachi, G. Dodi, F.D. Cojocaru, B.E.B. Cretu, C.T. Mihai, L. Verestiuc.

Published papers


  • Crețu, B.E.-B.; Dodi, G.; Shavandi, A.; Gardikiotis, I.; Șerban, I.L.; Balan, V. Imaging Constructs: The Rise of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles. Molecules 2021, 26, 3437, doi:10.3390/molecules26113437.
  • Balan, V.; Dodi, G.; Mihai, C.T.; Serban, A.M.; Ursachi, V.C. Biotinylated chitosan macromolecule based nanosystems: A review from chemical design to biological targets. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2021, 188, 82–93, doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.07.197.