tissue engineering and Regenerative medicine
Isolation and Assessment of Biological Properties and Differentiation Potential of Human Umbilical Cord-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Sona Zare; Rahim Ahmadi; DIBA SAMADI

Volume 2, Issue 4 , February 2022, , Pages 12-18


  Background and Aim: Despite numerous studies on the biological properties and differentiability of umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells, these studies are still ongoing in order to achieve new findings. Therefore, the present study investigates the biological properties of umbilical cord-derived ...  Read More

Cell culture and Tissue culture
The protective effects of Aloe vera and Pisum sativum on the stability of human red blood cells membrane treated with Sulfasalazine

Shahin Seyf; Rahim Ahmadi; Sara Najafi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, , Pages 1-6


  Background and aim: Studies show that some plant extracts are effective in improving the lifespan of blood cells, although the mechanism of action is not clear in many cases. Accordingly, the present study investigated the effects of Pissum sativum L and Aloe vera extract on cell membrane stability in ...  Read More

Cell culture and Tissue culture
The effect of busulfan on the expression changes of Nrf -2 and Keap-1 genes in testicular tissue of male Wistar rats

sasan Kalantari; Tahereh Naji; Rahim Ahmadi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, , Pages 12-17


  Introduction and Aim:  One of the most well-known side effects of anticancer drugs is disruption of spermatogenesis, which in many cases causes infertility. The present study aimed to evaluate the expression change of Nrf-2 and Keap-1 genes due to peritoneal injection of busulfan in male Wistar ...  Read More

tissue engineering and Regenerative medicine
Evaluation of Chitosan Scaffold Synthetized by Enzymatic Method and Its Efficacy for Loading Neonatal Fibroblast Cells

Akram Fadavi; Rahim Ahmadi; Sepideh Shahbaz Gahrouei; Maryam Hassan Nasab

Volume 2, Issue 2 , October 2021, , Pages 1-7


  Background and aim: Many studies have shown that chitosan scaffolds can be used to load stem cells, but the findings are still challenging. Therefore, the present study evaluated the properties of chitosan scaffolds synthesized by the enzymatic method and their efficiency for loading neonatal fibroblast ...  Read More

Animal cell and culture
Investigated the effects of ultrasound waves on serum levels of DHEA-SO4, testosterone, and testicular tissue in male rats

Mohammad Karamali Gilaneh; Rahim Ahmadi; Fatemeh Amini Khodashahri

Volume 2, Issue 2 , October 2021, , Pages 43-50

  Introduction: Many studies have shown the relationship between ultrasound and the function of the reproductive system. However, the mechanism of ultrasound waves action on sex hormones and testicular tissue is not perfectly clear. Accordingly, the present study investigated the effects of ultrasound ...  Read More

Cancer tissue and cell culture
Evaluation of cytotoxic effects of dandelion extract on cervical cancer cells (HeLa) in comparison with normal embryonic kidney cells (Hek293)

Yeganeh Bahram Beygipour; Rahim Ahmadi; Hossein Zafari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, , Pages 1-7

  Introduction and Aim: Although several studies have been carried to investigate the effects of dandelion extracts on the viability of cervical cancer cells, the results on the effects of dandelion on cell viability, particularly in cervical cancer cells, are still challenging. The aim of this study was ...  Read More

Cell culture and Tissue culture
Isolation and evaluation of human adipose tissue characterization for preparation of vascular stem cells

Sona Zare; MohammadAli Nilforoushzade; Rahim Ahmadi; Zahra Esmaeili

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, , Pages 8-14

  Introduction and Aim: Several studies have been carried out on the biological characteristics of a human adipose tissue-derived-stromal vascular fraction. However, investigating this fraction concerning its clinical application is still of significant importance. The aim of this study was to isolate ...  Read More