Cell culture and Tissue culture
The effects of Hemorrhois ravergieri saliva on the viability of human dermal fibroblasts (HDF) cells

Arefeh Kamali; Abbas Zare MirakAbadi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , October 2021, , Pages 21-27

  Introduction and Aim: Many colubrid snakes produce toxic oral secretions and some species have caused severe reactions in humans. In this research toxicity of Duvernoy´s gland secretion (DGS) from Hemorrhois ravergieri (aglyph) has been studied.Methods: In this study, the effect of Hemorrhois ravergieri ...  Read More

The toxicity induction in human dermal fibroblasts (HDF) cells by saliva of Echis carinatus sochureki

Abbas Zare MirakAbadi; Parvin Horrieh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2020, , Pages 1-8

  Introduction and Aim: Echis carinatus are small in size and are considered to be very biting invasive snakes. Snake venom is a type of snake saliva that is secreted through the salivary glands and stored in the venom sac. A problem in human societies, especially in rural areas, is snake bites, which ...  Read More