Gherman CD, Catoi C, Socaciu C, Pintea A, Oros NA, Tabaran F, Nagy AL, Sambuy Y, De Angelis I, Coccini T, Bassi V, Caloni F., 2017, IN vitro toxicology: From INtestine to braIN, ALTEX. 34(3):439-440. doi: 10.14573/altex.1706151

Nagy AL., Oros NA., Farcal L., Socaciu C., Pintea A., Sambuy Y, De Angelis I., Caloni F., 2016, 3Rs in Education – Workshop report, ALTEX, 33 (2), 185-186, DOI: 10.14573/altex.1602011

Farcal L., A. Pintea, Z. Diaconeasa, A Oros, C. Socaciu, "Romanian Center for Alternative Test Methods (ROCAM) – a newly established 3Rs Center to promote and support the alternative methods field in Romania", 2015, 19th European Congress on Alternatives to Animal Testing (EUSAAT 2015), Linz, Austria, ALTEX Proceedings, 4(2) 67

Farcal L., Busquet F., Coecke S., Hristescu I., Chesne C., Pellevoisin C., Orasanu A., Diaconeasa Z., Oros A., Pintea A., Socaciu C., 2015, Finding Opportunities in the Area of Alternative Methods to Animal Testing For Romania and Inauguration of the Romanian Center for Alternative Test Methods (ROCAM) - Workshop report, ALTEX, 32(4), 392-393, DOI:

Alternatives to animal testing, June 2015 | VIDEO

Prof. Carmen Socaciu (prorectorul pe Cercetare-Inovare al USAMV Cluj Napoca) împreună cu Dr. Lucian Farcal (consultant ştiinţific al ROCAM) au participat la emisiunea Vocile Clujului (Digi24), vorbind despre necesitatea implementării metodelor alternative în domeniul testărilor pe animale. Sursa:






From 3Rs to 3D: in vitro alternative models for Replacement

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