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

Cancer tissue and cell culture
The cytotoxic effect of progesterone on viability and Nitric oxide gene expression in fibroblastoma cells (L929)

Mina Maftoon; Rahim Ahmadi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , October 2021, , Pages 28-34

  Introduction and Aim: Fibroblastoma is a common skin malignancy and a common cause of morbidity worldwide. Studies have shown that sex steroid hormones including progesterone have cytotoxic effects on cancer cells. According to this, the present study aims to determine the effects of progesterone cytotoxic ...  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