Papers / Articole


Raclariu AC, Tebrencu CE, Ichim MC, Ciuperca OT, Brysting A, de Boer H. What's in the box? Authentication of Echinacea herbal products using DNA metabarcoding and HPTLC. bioRxiv https://doi.org/10.1101/202721


Ancuta Cristina Raclariu, Michael Heinrich, Mihael Cristin Ichim, Hugo J. de Boer. 2017 Benefits and limitations of DNA barcoding and metabarcoding in herbal product authentication. Phytochemical Analysis  doi: 10.1002/pca.2732


Ichim M, Crisan G, Tebrencu C, de Boer H (2017) PhytoAuthent: Molecular authentication of complex herbal food supplements for safety and efficacy. Research Ideas and Outcomes 3: e21710. https://doi.org/10.3897/rio.3.e21710


Raclariu AC, Mocan A, Popa MO, Vlase L, Ichim MC, Crisan G, Brysting AK, de Boer H. 2017. Veronica officinalis Product Authentication Using DNA Metabarcoding and HPLC-MS Reveals Widespread Adulteration with Veronica chamaedrys. Front Pharmacol.,19;8:378.  http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fphar.2017.00378/full


Raclariu A.C., Paltinean R., Vlase L., Labarre A., Manzanilla V., Ichim, M.C., Crisan G., Brysting A.K., de Boer, H.J. 2017. Comparative authentication of Hypericum perforatum herbal products using DNA metabarcoding, TLC and HPLC-MS. Sci Rep., 7, 1:1291  PDF

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-01389-w


de Boer, H.J., Ichim, M.C., Newmaster, S.G. 2015. DNA barcoding and pharmacovigilance of herbal medicine. Drug Saf 38:611-620

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs40264-015-0306-8#/page-1. PDF


Osathanunkul, M., Suwannapoom, C., Osathanunkul, K., Madesis, P., & de Boer, H. (2016). Evaluation of DNA barcoding coupled high resolution melting for discrimination of closely related species in phytopharmaceuticals. Phytomedicine, 23(2), 156-165. PDF

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0944711315003773


Mocan, A., Vodnar, D.C., Vlase, L., Crisan, O., Gheldiu, A.M., Crisan G. 2015. Phytochemical characterization of Veronica officinalis L., V. teucrium L. and V. orchidea Crantz from Romania and their antioxidant and antimicrobial properties. Int J Mol Sci 16, 21109-21127 PDF

http://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/16/9/21109


Andrei Mocan, Laurian Vlase, ANDREEA LETIȚIA Arsene, Dan Vodnar, Cristina Bischin, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, GIANINA Crișan  2015 HPLC/MS analysis of caffeic and chlorogenic acids from three romanian Veronica species and their antioxidant and antimicrobial properties. Farmacia 63, 890-896 PDF

http://www.revistafarmacia.ro/201506/art-17-Mocan_Vlase_Arsene_890-896.pdf


Raclariu, A.C., Ichim, M.C., de Boer, H. 2015. Metabarcoding of European complex herbal food supplements. Barcode Bulletin, Vol 6, no 2, 20-21.

http://ibol.org/barcode-bulletin-vol-6-no-2-june-2015/  PDF


Book of abstracts / Rezumate


Paltinean, R., Ielciu, I., Mocan, A., Vodnar, D., Vlase, L., Gheldiu, A.M., Stefanescu, C., Balica, G., Crisan, G. 2015. Phenolic content, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Veratrum album L. (Melanthiaceae). Clujul Medical, Supplement no 3, vol 88, p. S111. http://www.clujulmedical.umfcluj.ro/public/public/Supplements/2015-supplement-3_toc.pdf


Tebrencu, C.E., Cretu, R.M., Giurescu, C.F., Ichim, M.C. “Extensive phytochemical characterization of Hypericum species for the authentification by “functional fingerprinting”, 2nd International Conference on Natural Products Utilization / From Plants to Pharmacy Shelf, October 14-17, Plovdiv, Bulgaria., PP207 ( Book of abstracts :pag. 298), 2015.

http://icnpu2015.cim.bg/files/files/List%20of%20Posters%20ICNPU.pdf 


Carmen E. Tebrencu, Elena Ionescu, Oana T. Ciuperca, Mihael.C. Ichim “Biochemical and Chromatographic Fingerprinting of herbal Food Supplements”, Assuring the integrity of the food chain: FIGHTING FOOD FRAUD, April 6-7, Prague, Czech Republic, P66 ( Book of abstracts :pag. 150), 2016. http://www.foodintegrity2016.eu/


Tebrencu, C.E., Iacob E., Ciuperca O.T., Cretu, R.M., Chiriac M, Ionescu E. “Biochemical and HPTLC Fingerprinting Identification of the Hypericum perforatum L. – Finished products”,  The 12th National Symposium with International Participation/MEDICINAL PLANTS-PRESENT AND PERSPECTIVES, pag.74-75, September  6-9, Piatra Neamt, Romania, 2016.  ISSN:2247-2711

www.incdsb.ro/p/CCB-Stejarul/maPS2016/index.html


Mihael C. Ichim, Andreea Andrei, Madalina O. Popa, Ancuta C. Raclariu, Aliona Rosca, Paula P. Sosoi, Elena L. Tomescu, Carmen Tebrencu, Gianaina Crisan, Hugo J.de Boer,  “Progress towards efficient and cost effective molecular authentication of complex herbal food supplements through biochemical fingerprinting and DNA barcoding”, The 12th National Symposium with International Participation/MEDICINAL PLANTS-PRESENT AND PERSPECTIVES, pag.158-159, September  6-9, Piatra Neamt, Romania, 2016. ISSN:2247-2711; 

www.incdsb.ro/p/CCB-Stejarul/maPS2016/index.html


Posters / Postere

Ichim, M.C., Raclariu, A.C., de Boer, H.J. Molecular Authentication through DNA Barcoding of Complex Herbal Food Supplements for Safety and Efficacy. New Trends on Sensing- Monitoring-Telediagnosis for Life Sciences” Brasov, Romania, Sept 3-5, 2015.

http://healthfoodenviron.unitbv.ro/2015/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=32&Itemid=34


Paltinean, R., Mocan, A., Vodnar, D., Vlase, L., Gheldiu, A.M., Stefanescu C., Crisan, O., Balica, G., Crisan, G. Screening for polyphenols, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of extracts from Dactylorhiza maculata (L.) Soó (Orchidaceae). 2nd International Conference on Natural products utilization From Plants to Pharmacy shelf, 14-17 October 2015, Plovdiv, Bulgaria. http://icnpu2015.cim.bg/files/files/List%20of%20Posters%20ICNPU.pdf


Paltinean, R., Ielciu, I., Mocan, A., Vodnar, D., Vlase, L., Gheldiu, A.M., Stefanescu, C., Balica, G., Crisan, G. Activitatea antioxidanta, antimicrobiana si continutul polifenolic al speciei Veratrum album L. (Melantiaceae). Zilele Universității de Medicină și Farmacie "Iuliu Hațieganu",  23-27 Noiembrie 2015, Cluj-Napoca - Romania.


Tebrencu, C.E., Cretu, R.M., Giurescu, C.F., Ichim, M.C. Biochemical Fingerprinting for the Authentication of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. New Trends on Sensing- Monitoring- Telediagnosis for Life Sciences” Brasov, Romania, Sept 3-5, 2015.

http://healthfoodenviron.unitbv.ro/2015/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=32&Itemid=34


Tebrencu, C.E., Cretu, R.M., Giurescu, C.F., Ichim, M.C. Extensive phytochemical characterization of Hypericum species for the authentification by “functional fingerprinting”, 2nd International Conference on Natural Products Utilization / From Plants to Pharmacy Shelf, October 14-17, Plovdiv, Bulgaria,

http://icnpu2015.cim.bg/files/files/List%20of%20Posters%20ICNPU.pdf  


Press releases / Comunicate de presa


de Boer, Hugo & Helleve, Torstein (2015, 06 november). DNA-prøvar kan avsløre falsk urtemedisin. [Internett].  

http://forskning.no/2015/11/dna-provar-avslorar-falsk-urtemedisin