Assoc. Prof. PhD Loredana-Cristina MEREUȚĂ

Major areas of research

Molecular biophysics.

Research area
  • Study of natural nanopores by electrical and spectroscopic methods.
  • Studying the physical properties of artificial planar lipid membranes and liposomes.
  • Studying the transport mechanisms of some peptides and ions through biological membranes by fluorescence spectroscopy and UV-VIS techniques.
Area of ​​expertise
  • Investigating the antitumor and antimicrobial potential of some cytotoxic peptides by molecular electrophysiology techniques.
  • The study of physical-chemical interactions at uni-molecular level, with the help of biological nanopores isolated in artificial lipid membranes.
  • Identification of alternative methods for rapid detection of some viral pathogens protein components.