• Antimicrobial Properties of Samarium Doped Hydroxyapatite Suspensions and Coatings 

      Iconaru, Simona Liliana; Groza, A; Gaiaschi, Sofia; Rokosz, Krzysztof; Raaen, Steinar; Ciobanu, Steluta Carmen; Chapon, Patrick; Predoi, Daniela (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Post-implant infections are a major health problem, and it is well-known that treating them with conventional drugs is accompanied by many disadvantages. The development of new biomaterials with enhanced antimicrobial ...
    • Development of Cerium‐Doped Hydroxyapatite Coatings with Antimicrobial Properties for Biomedical Applications 

      Predoi, Daniela; Iconaru, Simona Liliana; Predoi, Mihai Valentin; Groza, Andreea; Gaiaschi, Sofia; Rokosz, Krzysztof; Raaen, Steinar; Negrila, Catalin Constantin; Prodan, Alina-Mihaela; Costescu, Adrian; Badea, Monica Luminita; Chapon, Patrick (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Antibacterial cerium-doped hydroxyapatite (Ce-HAp) layers have been researched sparingly in recent years. The Ce-HAp powder, Ca10−xCex(PO4)6(OH)2 with xCe = 0.05, was obtained by an adapted chemical co-precipitation method ...