Prof. dr. Otilia Zarnescu




  • Zarnescu O. 2012, General Animal histology. Bucharest University Press, 326 p. ISBN: 978-606-16-0141-7.  (In Romanian)
  • Zarnescu O. 2003, Experimental Embryology. Bucharest University Press, 271 p. ISBN: 973-575-810-5 (In Romanian)
  • Zarnescu O. 2002, Developmental Biology. Vol. 2. Bucharest University Press, 260 p. ISBN: 973-575-637-4 (In Romanian)
  • Zarnescu O. 1999, Developmental Biology. Vol. 1. Bucharest University Press, 224 p. ISBN: 973-575-389-8 (In Romanian)

Book Chapters

  • Moldovan L, Crăciunescu O., Zarnescu O., Popescu M.C., Lungu M., Radu G. L. 2007. Current and future techniques for in vitrobiocompatibility testing of collagen biomaterials for medical use In: Experimental Techniques in Bioanalysis, (G.L. Radu, Ed.), Printech Press, p. 250-279. ISBN: 978-973-718-856-4 (In Romanian)
  • Moldovan L, Zarnescu O., Flămânzeanu M., Radu G. L. 2002. Structural and ultrastructural analysis of macromolecular constituents of the cornea. In: Advances in bioanalysis (G.L. Radu, Ed.), Ars Docendi Press, pp. 61-108. ISBN: 973-558-015-2 (In Romanian)
  • Caloianu M. Zarnescu O.,1999, Structural and ultrastructural characterization of blood cells at invertebrates and lower vertebrates. In: Treatise of Animal Hematology (N. Manolescu, Ed.), vol. I, Editura Fundatiei Romania de Maine, p. 89-154. ISBN: 973-582-111-7 (In Romanian)
Selected articles
  • Craciunescu O., Gaspar A., Trif M., Moisei M., Oancea A., Moldovan L., Zarnescu O. 2014. Preparation and characterization of a collagen-liposome-chondroitin sulfate matrix with potential application for inflammatory disorders treatment. Article ID 903691. Fisier de tip .pdf !  
  • Zarnescu O., Moldovan L., Trif M., Moisei M., Craciunescu O. 2011. Light and electron microscopy characterization of a collagen–liposome-entrapped chondroitin sulfate composite as intra-articular drug delivery system. Journal of Controlled Release, vol. 152, Supplement 1, e113-e114.
  • Zarnescu O. 2009. Tracing the accumulation and effects of mercury uptake in the previtellogenic ovary of crucian carp, Carassius auratus gibelio by autometallography and caspase-3 immunohistochemistry. Histology & Histopathololy, vol. 24, no.2, 141-148.
  • Zarnescu O. 2007. Immunohistochemical distribution of hyperacetylated histone H4 in testis of paddlefish Polyodon spathula: ultrastructural correlation with chromatin condensation. Cell Tissue Research, vol. 328, no. 2, 401-410.
  • Opriţa E.I, Moldovan L., Crăciunescu O., Buzgariu W., Tardei C., Zarnescu O. 2006. A bioactive collagen-b tricalcium phosphate scaffold for tissue engineering. Central European Journal of Biology, vol. 1, no. 1, 61-72.
  • Fukumoto M., Zarnescu O. 2003, Acrosome differentiation and the acrosome reaction in ascidian spermatozoa: Ascidella aspersa and Ascidia mentula with some implications for tunicate phylogeny. Marine Biology, vol. 143, no. 6, 1151-1160.







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Last updated at: July 01, 2016.