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Moldovan, Nicanor PhD


473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 297-7801

Email: moldovan.6@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointment

Research Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

 

Chapters in Books

.N. I. Moldovan. "Magnifying instruments and their biomedical utilizations." In Handbook of Histology. -. Bucharest: All Publishing House, January 1993.

N. I. Moldovan. "Current priorities in the research of circulating pre-endothelial cells." In Novel Angiogenic Mechanisms: Role of Circulating Progenitor Endothelial Cells. -. New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow: Kluwer/Academic Publishers, January 2003.

N. I Moldovan. "Tissular insemination of progenitor endothelial cells: the problem, and a suggested solution." In Novel Angiogenic Mechanisms: Role of Circulating Progenitor Endothelial Cells. -. New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow: Kluwer/Academic Publishers, January 2003.

L. Moldovan, N. I. Moldovan. "Role of monocytes and macrophages in angiogenesis." In Mechanisms of Angiogenesis. -. Switzerland: M. Clauss and G. Breier Eds. Birkhauser Publishing House, January 2004.

 

Conferences

Moldovan,N,I; Ferrari,M. "Prospects for microtechnology and nanotechnology in bioengineering of replacement microvessels." In ARCHIVES OF PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE. (March 2002). 320-324.

Anghelina,M; Moldovan,L; Ostrowski,M; Moldovan,N. "Mature macrophages develop vascular lumens and integrate into functional capillaries." In CIRCULATION. (October 2005). U190-U190.

 

Degrees

1980 B.S., University of Bucharest

1981 M.S., University of Bucharest

1995 Ph.D., Institute of Cellular Biology and Pathology

 

Editorial Activities

2004 - present Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
 

Honors

1998 Young Investigator Award, NAVBO. North American Vascular Biology Organization.
 

Journal Articles

Moldovan,N,I; Milliken,E,E; Irani,K; Chen,J; Sohn,R,H; Finkel,T; GOLDSCHMIDTCLERMONT,P,J. "Regulation of endothelial cell adhesion by profilin." CURRENT BIOLOGY. Vol. 7, no. 1. (January 1997.): 24-30.

Alvarez,R,J; GIPS,S,J; Moldovan,N; Wilhide,C,C; Milliken,E,E; Hoang,A,T; Hruban,R,H; Silverman,H,S; DANG,C,V; GOLDSCHMIDTCLERMONT,P,J. "17 beta-estradiol inhibits apoptosis of endothelial cells." BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS. Vol. 237, no. 2. (August 1997.): 372-381.

Moldovan,Leni; Irani,Kaikobad; Moldovan,Nicanor,I; Finkel,Toren; Goldschmidt-Clermont,Pascal,J. "The Actin Cytoskeleton Reorganization Induced by Rac1 Requires the Production of Superoxide." ANTIOXIDANTS & REDOX SIGNALING. Vol. 1, no. 1. (March 1999.): 29-43.

Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I; Sohn,R,H; Parikh,S,A; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P,J. "Redox changes of cultured endothelial cells and actin dynamics." CIRCULATION RESEARCH. Vol. 86, no. 5. (March 2000.): 549-557.

Wang,J,HC; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P; Moldovan,N; Yin,F,CP. "Leukotrienes and tyrosine phosphorylation mediate stretching-induced actin cytoskeletal remodeling in endothelial cells." CELL MOTILITY AND THE CYTOSKELETON. Vol. 46, no. 2. (June 2000.): 137-145.

Moldovan,N,I; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P,J; Parker-Thornburg,J; Shapiro,S,D; Kolattukudy,P,E. "Contribution of monocytes/macrophages to compensatory neovascularization - The drilling of metalloelastase-positive tunnels in ischemic myocardium." CIRCULATION RESEARCH. Vol. 87, no. 5. (September 2000.): 378-384.

Eberhardt,R,T; Forgione,M,A; Cap,A; Leopold,J,A; Rudd,M,A; Trolliet,M; Heydrick,S; Stark,R; Klings,E,S; Moldovan,N,I; Yaghoubi,M; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P,J; Farber,H,W; Cohen,R; Loscalzo,J. "Endothelial dysfunction in a murine model of mild hyperhomocyst(e)inemia." JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION. Vol. 106, no. 4. (August 2000.): 483-491.

Moldovan,N,I; Havemann,K. "Transdifferentiation, a potential mechanism for covering vascular grafts grown within recipient's peritoneal cavity with endothelial-like cells." CIRCULATION RESEARCH. Vol. 91, no. 3. (August 2002.): E1-E1.

Forgione,M,A; Cap,A; Liao,R; Moldovan,N,I; Eberhardt,R,T; Lim,C,C; Jones,J; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P,J; Loscalzo,J. "Heterozygous cellular glutathione peroxidase deficiency in the mouse - Abnormalities in vascular and cardiac function and structure." CIRCULATION. Vol. 106, no. 9. (August 2002.): 1154-1158.

Wang,T; Dong,C,M; Stevenson,S,C; Herderick,E,E; Marshall-Neff,J; Vasudevan,S,S; Moldovan,N,I; Michler,R,E; Movva,N,R; Goldschmidt-Clermont,P,J. "Overexpression of soluble Fas attenuates transplant arteriosclerosis in rat aortic allografts." CIRCULATION. Vol. 106, no. 12. (September 2002.): 1536-1542.

Moldovan,N,I; Kulkarni,S,S; Ferrari,M. "Use of laser scanning cytometry for analysis of endothelial cells attached to micropatterned silicon surfaces." SENSORS AND MATERIALS. Vol. 14, no. 4. (January 2002.): 179-187.

Moldovan,N,I. "Role of monocytes and macrophages in adult angiogenesis: A light at the tunnel's end." JOURNAL OF HEMATOTHERAPY & STEM CELL RESEARCH. Vol. 11, no. 2. (April 2002.): 179-194.

Ganesan,L,P; Wei,G; Pengal,R,A; Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N; Ostrowski,M,C; Tridandapani,S. "The serine/threonine kinase Akt promotes Fc gamma receptor-mediated phagocytosis in murine macrophages through the activation of p70S6 kinase." JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY. Vol. 279, no. 52. (December 2004.): 54416-54425.

Orosz,K; Gupta,S; Hassink,M; Abdel-Rahman,M; Moldovan,L; Davidorf,F,H; Moldovan,N,I. "Delivery of antiangiogenic and antioxidant drugs of ophthalmic interest through a nanoporous inorganic filter." MOLECULAR VISION. Vol. 10, no. 68. (August 2004.): 555-565.

Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Oxygen free radicals and redox biology of organelles." HISTOCHEMISTRY AND CELL BIOLOGY. Vol. 122, no. 4. (October 2004.): 395-412.

Anghelina,M; Krishnan,P; Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Monocytes and macrophages form branched cell columns in Matrigel: Implications for a role in Neovascularization." STEM CELLS AND DEVELOPMENT. Vol. 13, no. 6. (December 2004.): 665-676.

Anghelina,M; Moldovan,L; Ostrowski,M; Moldovan,N. "Mature macrophages develop vascular lumens and integrate into functional capillaries." CIRCULATION. Vol. 112, no. 17. (October 2005.): U190-U190.

Moldovan,Leni; Moldovan,Nicanor,I. "Role of monocytes and macrophages in angiogenesis.." EXS. no. 94. (January 2005.): 127-146.

Butt,O,I; Krishnan,P; Kulkarni,S,S; Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Quantification and functional analysis of chemotaxis by laser scanning cytometry." CYTOMETRY PART A. Vol. 64A, no. 1. (March 2005.): 10-15.

Moldovan,N,I. "Functional adaptation: The key to plasticity of cardiovascular "stem" cells?." STEM CELLS AND DEVELOPMENT. Vol. 14, no. 2. (April 2005.): 111-121.

Anghelina,M; Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Preferential activity of Tie2 promoter in arteriolar endothelium." JOURNAL OF CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR MEDICINE. Vol. 9, no. 1. (January 2005.): 113-121.

Butt,Omar,I; Krishnan,Padmavathy; Kulkarni,Sumant,S; Moldovan,Leni; Moldovan,Nicanor,I. "Quantification and functional analysis of chemotaxis by laser scanning cytometry.." Cytometry. Part A : the journal of the International Society for Analytical Cytology. Vol. 64, no. 1. (March 2005.): 10-15.

Anghelina,Mirela; Moldovan,Leni; Zabuawala,Tahera; Ostrowski,M,C; Moldovan,N,I. "A subpopulation of peritoneal macrophages form capillary-like lumens and branching patterns in vitro." JOURNAL OF CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR MEDICINE. Vol. 10, no. 3. (July 2006.): 708-715.

Anghelina,M; Krishnan,P; Moldovan,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Monocytes/macrophages cooperate with progenitor cells during neovascularization and tissue repair - Conversion of cell columns into fibrovascular bundles." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY. Vol. 168, no. 2. (February 2006.): 529-541.

Butt,Omar,I; Carruth,Robert; Kutala,Vijay,K; Kuppusamy,Periannan; Moldovan,Nicanor,I. "Stimulation of peri-implant vascularization with bone marrow-derived progenitor cells: Monitoring by in vivo EPR oximetry." TISSUE ENGINEERING. Vol. 13, no. 8. (August 2007.): 2053-2061.

Smith,Bryan,R; Heverhagen,Johannes; Knopp,Michael; Schmalbrock,Petra; Shapiro,John; Shiomi,Masashi; Moldovan,Nicanor,I; Ferrari,Mauro; Lee,Stephen,C. "Localization to atherosclerotic plaque and biodistribution of biochemically derivatized superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONs) contrast particles for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)." BIOMEDICAL MICRODEVICES. Vol. 9, no. 5. (October 2007.): 719-727.

Sengupta,Nilanjana; Caballero,Sergio; Sullivan,Sean,M; Chang,Lung-Ji; Afzal,Aqeela; Calzi,Sergio,Li; Kielczewski,Jennifer,L; Prabarakan,Sabrina; Ellis,E,Ann; Moldovan,Leni; Moldovan,Nicanor,I; Boulton,Michael,E; Grant,Maria,B. "Regulation of Adult Hematopoietic Stem Cells Fate for Enhanced Tissue-specific Repair." MOLECULAR THERAPY. Vol. 17, no. 9. (September 2009.): 1594-1604.

Calzi,Sergio,Li; Neu,Matthew,B; Shaw,Lynn,C; Kielczewski,Jennifer,L; Moldovan,Nicanor,I; Grant,Maria,B. "EPCs and pathological angiogenesis: When good cells go bad." MICROVASCULAR RESEARCH. Vol. 79, no. 3. (May 2010.): 207-216.

Li Calzi,Sergio; Neu,Matthew,B; Shaw,Lynn,C; Kielczewski,Jennifer,L; Moldovan,Nicanor,I; Grant,Maria,B. "EPCs and pathological angiogenesis: when good cells go bad.." Microvascular research. Vol. 79, no. 3. (May 2010.): 207-216.

Guan,Jianjun; Wang,Feng; Li,Zhenqing; Chen,Joseph; Guo,Xiaolei; Liao,Jun; Moldovan,Nicanor,I. "The stimulation of the cardiac differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells in tissue constructs that mimic myocardium structure and biomechanics." BIOMATERIALS. Vol. 32, no. 24. (August 2011.): 5568-5580.

Mihai,C; Velea,A; Roman,N; Tugulea,L; Moldovan,N,I. "IMPACT OF SOLUTE MOLECULAR PROPERTIES ON THE ORGANIZATION OF NEARBY WATER: A CELLULAR AUTOMATA MODEL." DIGEST JOURNAL OF NANOMATERIALS AND BIOSTRUCTURES. Vol. 7, no. 2. (April 2012.): 469-475.

Mihai,C; Velea,A; Roman,N; Tugulea,L; Moldovan,N,I. "Modeling the slaving of structural fluctuations in bio-molecules to those of nearby water." DIGEST JOURNAL OF NANOMATERIALS AND BIOSTRUCTURES. Vol. 7, no. 3. (July 2012.): 907-915.