Beatrıce M RADU

Beatrıce M RADU

Beatrice M RADU (Bucharest, Romania)

Date of Birth: 27 August 1979.
Previous name: Macri

Nationality: Romanian
Present address: Department of Anatomy, Animal Physiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest, Splaiul Independentei 91-95, Bucharest 050095, Romania

Employment History:
Current position: Professor of Medical Neurobiology, Department of Anatomy, Animal Physiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania (Oct 2017 – present)

Educational Qualifications:
2017: PhD in Neuroscience, Psychological and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Verona, Verona (Italy). PhD supervisor Professor P.F. Fabene.
2005: PhD in Biology, Membrane Biophysics, University of Bucharest, Bucharest (Romania). PhD supervisor Professor M.L. Flonta.
2004: ERASMUS fellow, University Pierre e Marie Curie (Paris VI), Faculty of Medicine, INSERM U677, Neuropsychopharmacology, Paris, France. Supervisor Professor M. Hamon.
2003: MSc in Neurobiology, University of Bucharest, Bucharest (Romania).
2001: BSc in Biophysics, University of Bucharest, (Romania).
Not clinically qualified. Not clinically active.

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Selected Publications:
Predescu DV, Crețoiu SM, Crețoiu D, Pavelescu LA, Suciu N, Radu BM, Voinea SC. G Protein-Coupled Receptors (GPCRs)-Mediated Calcium Signaling in Ovarian Cancer: Focus on GPCRs activated by Neurotransmitters and Inflammation-Associated Molecules. Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Nov 7;20(22).

Mann SA, Heide J, Knott T, Airini R, Epureanu FB, Deftu AF, Deftu AT, Radu BM, Amuzescu B. Recording of multiple ion current components and action potentials in human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes via automated patch-clamp. J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods. 2019 Nov – Dec;100:106599.

Mustăciosu CC, Banciu A, Rusu CM, Banciu DD, Savu D, Radu M, Radu BM. RNA-Binding Proteins HuB, HuC, and HuD are Distinctly Regulated in Dorsal Root Ganglia Neurons from STZ-Sensitive Compared to STZ-Resistant Diabetic Mice. Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Apr 22;20(8).

Banciu A, Banciu DD, Mustaciosu CC, Radu M, Cretoiu D, Xiao J, Cretoiu SM, Suciu N, Radu BM. Beta-Estradiol Regulates Voltage-Gated Calcium Channels and Estrogen Receptors in Telocytes from Human Myometrium. Int J Mol Sci. 2018 May 9;19(5)

Radu BM, Osculati AMM, Suku E, Banciu A, Tsenov G, Merigo F, Di Chio M, Banciu DD, Tognoli C, Kacer P, Giorgetti A, Radu M, Bertini G, Fabene PF. All muscarinic acetylcholine receptors (M1-M5) are expressed in murine brain microvascular endothelium. Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 11;7(1):5083.

Radu BM, Epureanu FB, Radu M, Fabene PF, Bertini G. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in clinical and experimental epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2017 Mar;131:15-27.

Radu BM, Banciu A, Banciu DD, Radu M, Cretoiu D, Cretoiu SM. Calcium Signaling in Interstitial Cells: Focus on Telocytes. Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Feb 13;18(2).

Radu BM, Banciu A, Banciu DD, Radu M. Acid-Sensing Ion Channels as Potential Pharmacological Targets in Peripheral and Central Nervous System Diseases. Adv Protein Chem Struct Biol. 2016;103:137-67.

Radu BM, Radu M, Tognoli C, Benati D, Merigo F, Assfalg M, Solani E, Stranieri C, Ceccon A, Fratta Pasini AM, Cominacini L, Bramanti P, Osculati F, Bertini G, Fabene PF. Are they in or out? The elusive interaction between Qtracker ® 800 vascular labels and brain endothelial cells. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2015 Nov;10(22):3329-42.

Cretoiu SM, Radu BM, Banciu A, Banciu DD, Cretoiu D, Ceafalan LC, Popescu LM. Isolated human uterine telocytes: immunocytochemistry and electrophysiology of T-type calcium channels. Histochem Cell Biol. 2015 Jan;143(1):83-94.

Bertini G, Bramanti P, Constantin G, Pellitteri M, Radu BM, Radu M, Fabene PF. New players in the neurovascular unit: insights from experimental and clinical epilepsy. Neurochem Int. 2013 Dec;63(7):652-9.

Radu BM, Bramanti P, Osculati F, Flonta ML, Radu M, Bertini G, Fabene PF. Neurovascular unit in chronic pain. Mediators Inflamm. 2013;2013:648268.

Radu BM, Dumitrescu DI, Marin A, Banciu DD, Iancu AD, Selescu T, Radu M. Advanced type 1 diabetes is associated with ASIC alterations in mouse lower thoracic dorsal root ganglia neurons. Cell Biochem Biophys. 2014 Jan;68(1):9-23.

Radu BM, Iancu AD, Dumitrescu DI, Flonta ML, Radu M. TRPV1 properties in thoracic dorsal root ganglia neurons are modulated by intraperitoneal capsaicin administration in the late phase of type-1 autoimmune diabetes. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2013 Mar;33(2):187-96.

Radu BM, Dumitrescu DI, Mustaciosu CC, Radu M. Dual effect of methylglyoxal on the intracellular Ca2+ signaling and neurite outgrowth in mouse sensory neurons. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2012 Aug;32(6):1047-57.

Loucif AJ, Bonnavion P, Macri B, Golmard JL, Boni C, Melfort M, Leonard G, Lesch KP, Adrien J, Jacquin TD. Gender-dependent regulation of G-protein-gated inwardly rectifying potassium current in dorsal raphe neurons in knock-out mice devoid of the 5-hydroxytryptamine transporter. J Neurobiol. 2006 Nov;66(13):1475-88.

Neaga E, Amuzescu B, Dinu C, Macri B, Pena F, Flonta ML. Extracellular trypsin increases ASIC1a selectivity for monovalent versus divalent cations. J Neurosci Methods. 2005 Jun 15;144(2):241-8