Phd Thesis

Sclerotinia sclerotiorum laccase: biochemical characterization and applications  

Public defence: 3 octombrie 2012 

Grade: Excelent (Summa cum laude) 

Minister registration number: 6508 din 19.12.2012 

Book chapters

  1. Christin Naumann,Augustin C. Mot, Nico Dissmeyer, Generation of artificial N-end rule substrate proteins in vivo and in vitro, Plant Proteostatis series, Methods in Molecular Biology, ed. Clifton, N.J., Volume: 1450, 2016, pag. 55. 
  2. Augustin C. Mot, Bischin Cristina Maria, Damian Grigore, Silaghi-Dumitrescu Radu, Antioxidant activity evaluation involving hemoglobin-related free radical reactivity. Advanced protocols in oxidative stress III,Methods in Molecular Biology, ed. Donald Armstrong, Humana Press, Springer Science, capitol 18, 2015, pag. 247. 

ISI Thomson Reuters papers


72. Bogdan M boșca, Augustin C Moț*, Development of a non-destructive method for determination of ph of paper artifacts using diffuse reflectance spectroscopy and regression analysis, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Chemia, 66 (2021) 127-136.
71. Alexandra Ciorîță, Cezara Zăgrean-Tuza, Augustin C Moț, Rahela Carpa, Marcel Pârvu, The Phytochemical Analysis of Vinca L. Species Leaf Extracts Is Correlated with the Antioxidant, Antibacterial, and Antitumor Effects, Molecules, 26 (2021) 3040-3061.
70. Lucia Chirita, Eniko Covaci, Augustin C. Mot, Michaela Ponta, Alexandra Gandea, Tiberiu Frentiu, Determination of selenium in food and environmental samples by hydride generation high-resolution continuum source quartz furnace atomic absorption spectrometry, Journal of Analytical atomic spectrometry, 36 (2021) 267-272.
69. Valentin Florian Rauca, Laura Patras, Lavinia Luput, Emilia Licarete, Vlad Alexandru Toma, Alina Porfire, Augustin C. Mot, Elena Rakosy-Tican, Alina Sesarman, Manuela Banciu, Remodeling tumor microenvironment by liposomal co-delivery of DMXAA and simvastatin inhibits malignant melanoma progression, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22 (2021) 7089-7115.
68. Adrian Bogdan Țigu, Cristian Silviu Moldovan, Vlad-Alexandru Toma, Anca Daniela Farcaș, Augustin C. Moț, Ancuța Jurj, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Cristina Mircea, Marcel Pârvu, Phytochemical analysis and in vitro effects of Allium fistulosum L. and Allium sativum L. extracts on human normal and tumor cell lines: a comparative study, Molecules, 26 (2021) 574.


67. Alexandrina Guidea, Augustin C. Moț, Costel Sârbu, Comprehensive assessment of antioxidant and chelating capacity of some biogenic amines and related drugs, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Chemia, 65 (2020) 101-117.
66. Alexandrina Guidea, Cezara Zăgrean-Tuza, Augustin C. Moț*, Costel Sârbu, Comprehensive evaluation of radical scavenging, reducing power and chelating capacity of free proteinogenic amino acids using spectroscopic assays and multivariate exploratory techniques, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 233 (2020) 118158.
65. Anca D Farcaș, Cezara Zăgrean-Tuza, Laurian Vlase, Ana Gheldiu, Marcel Parvu, Augustin C Moț*, EPR fingerprinting and antioxidant response of four selected Plantago species, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Chemia, 65 (2020) 209-220.
64. Maria Lehene, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Florina Scurtu, Niculina D Hădade, Emese Gal, Augustin C Mot, Alina Matei, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Excess Ascorbate is a Chemical Stress Agent against Proteins and Cells, Pharmaceuticals, 13 (2020) 107.
63. Vasile Surducan, Emanoil Surducan, Camelia Neamtu, Augustin C Mot, Alexandra Ciorîță, Effects of Long‐Term Exposure to Low‐Power 915 MHz Unmodulated Radiation on Phaseolus vulgaris L., Bioelectromagnetics, 41 (2020) 200-212.
62. Augustin C Mot*, Cristina Coman, Niculina Hadade, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Hendrik Heering, “Yellow” laccase from Sclerotinia sclerotiorum is a blue laccase that enhances its substrate affinity by forming a reversible tyrosyl-product adduct, PloS one, 15 (2020) e0225530.
61. Ileana M Simion, Augustin C. Moţ, Costel Sârbu, Finding specific peaks (markers) using fuzzy divisive hierarchical associative-clustering based on the chromatographic profiles of medicinal plant extracts obtained at various wavelengths, Analytical Methods, 12 (2020) 3260-3267.
60. Cezara Zagrean-Tuza, Augustin C Mot*, Tomasz Chmiel, Attila Bende, Ioan Turcu, Sugar matters: sugar moieties as reactivity-tuning factors in quercetin O-glycosides, Food & Function, 11 (2020) 5293-5307.
59. Ileana M Simion, Augustin C Moț, Radu D Găceanu, Horia F Popb, Costel Sârbu, Characterization and classification of medicinal plant extracts according to their antioxidant activity using high-performance liquid chromatography and multivariate analysis, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Chemia, 65 (2020) 71-82.
58. Adrian Bogdan Țigu, Vlad-Alexandru Toma, Augustin C. Moț, Ancuța Jurj, Cristian Silviu Moldovan, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Ioana Berindan-Neagoe, Marcel Pârvu, The synergistic antitumor effect of 5-fluorouracil combined with allicin against lung and colorectal carcinoma cells, Molecules, 25 (2020) 1947.
57. Eniko Covaci, Marin Senila, Loredana Florina Leopold, Neli-Kinga Olah, Codruta Cobzac, Violeta Ivanova-Petropulos, Biljana Balabanova, Oana Cadar, Anca Becze, Michaela Ponta, Augustin C. Mot, Tiberiu Frentiu, Characterization of Lycium barbarum L. berry cultivated in North Macedonia: A chemometric approach, Journal of Berry Research, 10 (2020) 223-241.
56. Olga Hilda Orasan, Flaviu Muresan, Augustin Mot, Adela Sitar Taut, Iulia Minciuna, Sorina Cezara Coste, Vasile Negrean, Remus Aurel Orasan, Angela Cozma, Hemodialysis patients with pruritus and insomnia have increased risk of death, Blood purification, 49 (2020) 419-425.
55. Cezara Zagrean-Tuza, Sorin Dorneanu, Augustin C Mot*, The strange case of polyphenols inhibiting the Briggs-Rauscher reaction: pH-modulated reactivity of the superoxide radical, Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 146 (2020) 189-197.


54. Anca D Farcas, Augustin C Mot*, Cezara Zagrean-Tuza, Madalina Ticolea, Bogdan Sevastre, Muhittin Kulak, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Alina Parvu, Remarkable rutin-rich Hypericum capitatum extract exhibits anti-inflammatory effects on turpentine oil-induced inflammation in rats, BMC complementary and alternative medicine, 19 (2019) 1-13.
53. Valentin-Florian Rauca, Laura Patras, Lavinia Luput, Alina Sesarman, Emilia Licarete, Vlad Toma, Augustin C Mot*, Manuela Banciu, Shifting the balance towards an anti-tumorigenic melanoma microenvironment via co-administration of liposome-encapsulated simvastatin and dmxaa in vivo, Journal of Experimental & Molecular Biology, 20 (2019) 41.
52. Anca D Farcaș, Augustin C Moț*, Alina E Pârvu, Vlad Al Toma, Mirel A Popa, Maria C Mihai, Bogdan Sevastre, Ioana Roman, Laurian Vlase, Marcel Pârvu, In Vivo Pharmacological and Anti-inflammatory Evaluation of Xerophyte Plantago sempervirens Crantz, Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity, 2019 (2019) 1-13.
51. Augustin C Mot*, Cristina Puscas, Sorin Aurel Dorneanu, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, EPR detection of sulfanyl radical during sulfhemoglobin formation–Influence of catalase, Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 137 (2019) 110-115.
50. Marcel Pârvu, Augustin C. Moţ, Alina E Pârvu, Cristina Mircea, Leander Stoeber, Oana Roşca-Casian, Adrian B Ţigu, Allium sativum extract chemical composition, antioxidant activity and antifungal effect against Meyerozyma guilliermondii and Rhodotorula mucilaginosa causing onychomycosis, Molecules, 24 (2019) 3958.
49. Alina-Mariana Crainic, Augustin C. Moț, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Isolation, purification and characterization of ascorbate oxidase and peroxidase from Cucurbita pepo medullosa, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia, 64 (2019) 49-60.


48. Augustin C. Mot*, Cristina Puscas, Patricia Miclea, Galaba Naumova-Letia, Sorin Dorneanu, Dorina Podar, Nico Dissmeyer, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Redox control and autoxidation of class 1, 2 and 3 phytoglobins from Arabidopsis thaliana, Scientific Reports, 8, (2018), e113714.
47. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Amr A. A. Attia, Emese Gal, Nicoleta Dina, Nicolae Leopold, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Fe(III) – Sulfide interaction in globins: Characterization and quest for a putative Fe(IV)-sulfide species, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, 179 (2018) 32-39.
46. Augustin C. Mot, Erik Prell, Maria Klecker, Christin Naumann, Frederik Faden, Bernhard Westermann, Nico Dissmeyer, Real-time detection of N-end rule-mediated ubiquitination via fluorescently labeled substrate probes, New Phytologist, 217 (2018) 613-624.
45. Anca D. Farcas, Augustin C. Mot*, Cezara Zagrean-Tuza, Vlad Toma, Claudia Cimpoiu, Anamaria Hosu, Marcel Parvu, Ioana Roman, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Chemo-mapping and biochemical-modulatory and antioxidant/prooxidant effect of Galium verum extract during acute restraint and dark stress in female rats, PlosOne, (2018), e0200022.
44. Denisa Hathazi, Florina Scurtu, Cristina Bischin, Augustin C. Mot, Amr A. A. Attia, Jacob Kongsted, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, The Reaction of Oxy Hemoglobin with Nitrite: Mechanism, Antioxidant-Modulated Effect, and Implications for Blood Substitute Evaluation, Molecules, 23 (2018), e350.
43. Sanja Kostadinovic Velickovska, Augustin C. Mot, Sasa Mitrev Rubin Gulaboski, Ludger Bruhl, Hamed Mirhosseini, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Bertrand Matthaus, Bioactive compounds and ‘‘in vitro’’ antioxidant activity of some traditional and non-traditional cold-pressed edible oils from Macedonia, Journal of Food Science and Technology, 55 (2018) 1614–1623.
42. Cristina Puscas, Luana Radu, Francisco Carrascoza, Augustin C. Mot, Diana Amariei, Oana Lungu, Florina Scurtu, Paula Podea, Raluca Septelean, Alina Matei, Mihaela Mic, Amr. A. Attia, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, The high affinity of small-molecule antioxidants for hemoglobin, Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 124 (2018) 260-274.
41. Andra-Diana Andreicut, Alina Elena Pârvu, Augustin C. Mot, Marcel Pârvu, Eva Fischer Fodor, Adriana Florinela Cătoi, Vasile Feldrihan, Mihai Cecan, Alexandru Irimie, Phytochemical Analysis of Anti-Inflammatory and Antioxidant Effects of Mahonia aquifolium Flower and Fruit Extracts, Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, (2018), e2879793.
40. Andra-Diana Andreicuţ, Alina Elena Pârvu, Augustin C. Mot, Marcel Pârvu, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Vasile Feldrihan, Adriana Florinela Cătoi, Mihai Cecan, Alexandru Irimie, Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects of Mahonia aquifolium leaves and bark extracts, Farmacia 66 (2018) 49-58.


39. Daniela Hanganu, Daniela Benedec, Laurian Vlase, Neli Olah, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Augustin C. Mot, Claudia Crina Toma, Farmacia, 65 (2017) 449-453.
38. Cristina Bischin, Augustin C. Mot, Andrei Stefancu Nicolae Leopold Denisa Hathazi, Grigore Damian Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Chlorite reactivity with myoglobin: Analogy with peroxide and nitrite chemistry?, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, 172 (2017) 122-128.
37. Augustin C. Mot, Parvu Marcel, Parvu Alina, Rosca-Casian Oana, Dina Nicoleta, Leopold Nicolae, Silaghi-Dumitrescu Radu, Mircea Cristina, Reversible naftifine-induced carotenoid depigmentation in Rhodotorula mucilaginosa (A. Jörg.) F.C. Harrison causing onychomycosis, Nature-Scientific Reports, 7 (2017) e11125.
36. Galaba Naumova-Letia, Augustin C. Mot*, Probing reducing power for ferryl phytoglobins of several phenolic compounds using their kinetic profiles assisted by chemometric methods, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia 62 (2017) 49-66.
35. Paulo T. Mioto, Marta R. Ruiz, Augustin C. Mot, Rafael Zuccarelli, Francisco J. Corpas, Luciano Freschi, Helenice Mercier, Alternative fluorimetric-based method to detect and quantify total S-nitrosothiols in plants, Nitric oxide – Biology and Chemistry, 68 (2017) 7-13.


34. Bernadett Porteka, Augustin C. Mot, Claudia Cimpoiu, Anamaria Hosu, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Eva Fisher-Fodor, Radu, Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Selective protective effect of antioxidant-rich Rumex acetosa extracts, Revista de Chimie 67 (2016) 833-837.
33. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Bischin, Bianca Muresan, Marcel Parvu, Grigore Damian, Laurian Vlase, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Antioxidant activity evaluation by physiologically relevant assays based on haemoglobin peroxidase activity and cytochrome c-induced oxidation of liposomes, Natural Product Research 30 (2016) 1315-1318.


32. Radu Tamaian, Augustin C. Moţ*, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, I. Ionuţ, A. Stana, O. Oniga, C. Nastasa, D. Benedec, Brandusa Tiperciuc, Study of the relationships between the structure, lipophilicity and biological activity of some thiazolyl-carbonyl-thiosemicarbazides and thiazolyl-azoles, Molecules 20 (2015) 22188-22201. (*coressponding author)
31. Aniela Saplontai-Pop*, Augustin C. Mot*, Marioara Moldovan, Radu Oprean, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Olga Orășan, Marcel Pârvu, Emese Gal, Corina Ionescu, Testing antiplatelet and antioxidant activity of the extract of seven varieties of Allium cepa L., Open Life Sciences 10 (2015) 89-98. (*coressponding authors)


30. Denisa Hathazi, Augustin C. Mot, Anetta Vaida, Florina Scurtu, Iulia Lupan, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Grigore Damian, Donald M. Kurtz, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Oxidative protection of hemoglobin and hemerythrin by cross-linking with a nonheme iron peroxidase: Potentially improved oxygen carriers for use in blood substitutes, Biomacromolecules 15 (2014) 1920-1927.
29. Alina Parvu, Marcel Parvu, Laurian Vlase, Patricia Miclea, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Anti-inflammatory effects of Allium schoenoprasum L. leaves., Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 65 (2014) 309-315.
28. Laurian Vlase, Daniela Benedec, Daniela Hanganu, Grigore Damian, Ioan Csillag, Bogdan Sevastre, Augustin C Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Ioan Tilea, Evaluation of antioxidant and antimicrobial activities and phenolic profile for Hyssopus officinalis, Ocimum basilicum and Teucrium chamaedrys, Molecules 19 (2014) 5490-5507.
27. Daniela Benedec, Ilioara Oniga, Bianca Muresan, Augustin C. Mot, Grigore Damian, Adriana Nistor, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Daniela Hanganu, Mihaela Duma, Laurian Vlase, Contrast between water- and ethanol-based antioxidant assays: aspen (Populus tremula) and black poplar (Populus nigra) extracts as a case ctudy, Journal of Food Quality 37 (2014) 259-267
26. Istvan M. Takacs, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Grigore Damian, EPR investigation of libration motion of spin labeled hemerythrin, Journal of Molecular Structure 1073 (2014) 18-23
25. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Coman, Carmen Miron, Grigore Damian, Costel Sarbu, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, An assay for pro-oxidant reactivity based on phenoxyl radicals generated by laccase, Food Chemistry 143 (2014) 214-222.


24. Daniela Benedec, Laurian Vlase, Ioana Oniga, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Daniela Hanganu, Brindusa Tiperciuc, LC-MS analysis and antioxidant activity of phenolics compounds from two indiginous species of Mentha. Note I. Farmacia 61 (2013) 262-267.
23. Istvan M. Takacs, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Grigore Damian, Site directed spin labeling of hemerythrin and hemoglobin, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia 58 (2013) 61-69.
22. Cristina Coman, Augustin C. Mot*, Emese Gal, Marcel Pârvu, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Laccase is upregulated via stress pathways in the phytopathogenic fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum, Fungal Biology 117 (2013) 528–539 (*coressponding author).
21. Daniela Benedec, Laurian Vlase, Ioana Oniga, Augustin C. Mot, Grigore Damian, Daniela Hanganu, Mihaela Duma, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Polyphenolic composition, antioxidant and antibacterial activities for two Romanian subspecies of Achillea distans Waldst. et Kit. ex Willd.. Molecules, 18 (2013) 8725-8739.
20. Jean de Dieu Tamokou, Jean Rodolphe Chouna, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Gabriela Chereches, Otilia Barbos, Grigore Damian, Daniela Benedec, Mihaela Duma, Alango Pépin Nkeng Efouet, Hippolyte Kamdem Wabo, Jules Roger Kuiate, Augustin C. Mot*, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu*, Anticancer and antimicrobial activities of some antioxidant-rich Cameroonian medicinal plants, PLOS One, (2013) 8: e55880(*coressponding authors).


19. Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Laccases: complex architectures for one-electron oxidations (review), Biochemistry (Moscow), 77 (2012) 1395-1407.
18. Imre Anamaria, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Exploring the possibility of high-valent copper in models of copper proteins with a three-histidine copper-binding motif, Central European Journal of Chemistry, 10 (2012) 1527-1533.
17. Augustin C. Mot, Marcel Pârvu, Grigore Damian, Florin D. Irimie, Zsuzsana Darula, Katalin F. Medzihradszky, Balazs Brem, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, A “yellow” laccase with “blue” spectroscopic features, from Sclerotinia sclerotiorum, Process Biochemistry, 47 (2012) 968-975.
16. Augustin C. Mot, Sergei A. Syrbu, Sergei V. Makarov, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Axial ligation in water-soluble copper porphyrinates: contrasts between EPR and UV–vis, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 18 (2012) 1-3.


15. Alexandru Lupan, Csongor Matyas, Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Can geometrical distortions make a laccase change color from blue to yellow?, Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Chemia 56 (2011) 231-238.
14. Costel Sarbu, Augustin C. Mot, Ecosystem discrimination and fingerprinting of Romanian propolis by hierarchical fuzzy clustering and image analysis of TLC patterns, Talanta 85 (2011) 1112– 1117.
13. Eva Fischer-Fodor, Augustin C. Mot, Florina Deac, Marian Arkosi, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Towards hemerythrin-based blood substitutes: Comparative performance to hemoglobin on human leukocytes and umbilical vein endothelial cells, Journal of Bioscience, 36 (2011) 215–221.
12. Augustin C. Mot*, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Costel Sarbu, Rapid and effective evaluation of the antioxidant capacity of propolis extracts using DPPH bleaching kinetic profiles, FT-IR and UV-vis spectroscopic data, Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, 24 (2011) 516-522 (*coressponding author).
11. Oana Zolog, Augustin C. Mot, Florina Deac, Alina Roman, Eva Fischer-Fodor, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrecu, A new polyethyleneglycol-derivatized hemoglobin derivative with decreased oxygen affinity and limited toxicity, The Protein Journal, 30 (2011) 27-31.


10. Augustin C. Mot, Alina Roman, Iulia Lupan, Donald M. Kurtz, Radu L. Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Towards the development of hemerythrin-based blood substitutes, The Protein Journal, 29 (2010) 387-393.
9. Augustin C. Mot, Zoltan Kis, Dimitri A. Svistunenko, Grigore Damian, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Sergei V. Makarov, ‚Super-reduced’ iron under physiologically-relevant conditions, Dalton Transactions, 39 (2010) 1464-1466.
8. Florin Soponar, Augustin C. Moţ, Costel Sârbu, High-performance thin-layer chromatography and three-dimensional image analysis for the determination of rutin in pharmaceutical preparations, Journal of AOAC International, 93 (2010) 1-7.
7. Augustin C. Mot, Florin Soponar, Andrei Medvedovici, Costel Sârbu, Simultaneous spectrophotometric determination of aspirin, paracetamol, caffeine and chlorphenamine from pharmaceutical formulations using multivariate regression methods, Analytical Letters, 43 (2010) 804-813.


6. Augustin C. Mot, Florin Soponar Costel Sârbu, Multivariate analysis of reflectance spectra from propolis: geographical variation in Romanian samples, Talanta 81 (2010) 1010-1015.
5. Augustin C. Mot, Grigore Damian, Costel Sarbu, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Redox reactivity in propolis: direct detection of free radicals in basic medium and interaction with hemoglobin, Redox Report, 14 (2009) 267-274.
4. Augustin C. Mot, Florin Soponar, Dorina Casoni, Codruta S. Cobzac, Costel Sarbu, Simultaneous spectrophotometric determination of some food dyes from mixtures using Principal Component Regression, Chemistry Magazine, 60 (2009) 647-652.
3. Falk Hillmann, Oliver Riebe, Ralf-Jörg Fischer, Augustin C. Mot, Jonathan D. Caranto, Donald M. Kurtz Jr., Hubert Bahl, Reductive dioxygen scavenging by flavo-diiron proteins of Clostridium acetobutylicum, FEBS Letters, 583 (2009) 241-245.
2. Florin Soponar, Augustin C. Mot, Costel Sârbu, Quantitative evaluation of paracetamol and caffeine from pharmaceutical preparations using image analysis and RP-TLC, Chromatographia, 69 (2009) 151-155.


1. Florin Soponar, Augustin C. Mot, Costel Sârbu, Quantitative determination of some food dyes using digital processing of images obtained by thin-layer chromatography, Journal of Chromatography A, 1188 (2008) 295-300.

Oral communications at international conferences

  1. AugustinC. Mot, Cezara Zagrean Tuza, Tomasz Chemiel, Attila Bende, Ioan Turcu, Probing natural phenolic compounds by EPR spectroscopy – a prooxidant assay, Euroanalysis XX, 1-5 September 2019,Turkey, Istanbul 
  2. Augustin C. Mot, Cezara Zagrean, Costel Sarbu, Chemometric techniques applied in fast profiling of plants in abiotic stress, 46th International Conference of the Slovak Society of Chemical Engineering, 20-23 May2019, Tatranske Matliare, Slovakia 
  3. Augustin C. Mot, Cezara Zagrean-Tuza, Assessment of reaction intermediates in biomolecular systems using isotope exchange effect, 12th International Conference Processes in Isotopes and Molecules, 25-27 September2019, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 
  4. Augustin C. Mot, Galaba Naumova-Letia, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Nicolae Leopold, Nico Dissmeyer, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, A comparative in vitro mechanistic approach of nonsymbiotic plant hemoglobins as indirect NO scavengers via hydroxylamine reduction to ammonium, 7th Plant Nitric Oxide International Meeting, October2018, Granada, Spain 
  5. Augustin C. Mot, Galaba Naumova Leția, Cezara Zăgrean-Tuza, Kim Hebelstrup, Costel Sarbu, Profiling non-symbiotic plant hemoglobins as regulators in oxidative and nitrosative stress: a chemometric approach, Euroanalysis,2017, Stockholm, Sweden 
  6. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Emese Gal, Nicoleta Dina, Nicolae Leopold, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Contrast between hemoglobin and myoglobin interactions with hydrogen sulfide. Evidence for radical-based mechanism involved in sulfhemoglobin formation and for sulfoferryl species, XIXth International conference on "Oxygen binding and sensing proteins, Septembrie2016, Hamburg, Germania 
  7. Augustin C. Mot, Galaba Naumova-Letia, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Nicolae Leopold, Nico Dissmeyer, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, A comparative in vitro mechanistic approach of nonsymbiotic plant hemoglobins as indirect NO scavengers via hydroxylamine reduction to ammonium, 6th Plant Nitric Oxide International Meeting, Septembrie2016, Granada, Spania 
  8. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Bischin, Grigore Damian, Emese Gal, Nicoleta Dina, Nicolae Leopold, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Contrast between hemoglobin and myoglobin interactions with hydrogen sulfide. Evidence for radical-based mechanism involved in sulfhemoglobin formation and for sulfoferryl species, 3rd European Colloquium on Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms, Iunie2016, Kracow, Poland 
  9. Augustin C. Mot, Cristina Bischin, Galaba Naumova Leția, Grigore Damian, Nicoleta Dina, Nicolae Leopold, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescua, Spectroscopic characterization of nonsymbiotic plant hemoglobins using UV-vis, Raman and EPR techniques, National Conference of Biophysics, June2016, Cluj-Napoca, Romania; 
  10. Augustin C. Mot, Globins as multifaceted proteins. A never-ending and fascinating story,Romanian International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, August 2015, Sibiu, Romania; 
  11. Augustin C. Mot, The free radical involved in the oxidation of flavonoids by laccase. An assay for prooxidant reactivity, 4thEuCheMS 26-30 August 2012, Prague, Czech Republic 
  12. Augustin C. Mot, Isolation and characterization of a new laccase, 11thInternational Symposiom on „Metal Elements in Environment, Medicine and Biology”, December 2011, Cluj-Napoca, Romania; 
  13. Augustin C. Mot, Radu Silaghi-Dumitrescu, Marcel Parvu, Florin Dan Irimie,Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum laccase: a ‘yellow’ laccase with ‘blue’ spectroscopic features, 7th International Conference of the Chemical Societies of the South-Eastern European Countries, September 2010, Bucharest, Romania; 
  14. Augustin C. Mot, Origin discrimination of Romanian propolis by reflectance spectroscopy and high-performance thin layer chromatography assisted by PCA, 6thInternational Conference “Students for students”, April 2009, Cluj-Napoca, Romania; 
  15. Augustin C. Mot, Florin Soponar, Simultaneous spectrophotometric determination of aspirin, caffeine, paracetamol and chlorphenamine from pharmaceutical formulations using Principal Components Regression, 5thInternational Conference “Students for students”, April 2008, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.