Plant Cell Culture and Tissue
Elemental selenium nanoparticles contributed to changes in primary and secondary metabolism in Lemon balm by affecting gene expression and cellular redox status

Leila Zarandi-Miandoab; Zahra Oraghi Ardebili

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, , Pages 32-39

  To gain insight into metal-based nanomaterials, this study figured out the physiological and molecular behaviors of Melissa officinalis to supplementation of nutrient solution with red nano elemental selenium (nSe; 0, 10, and 50 mgl-1) or bulk Se (BSe). The nSe10 application led to drastic increases ...  Read More

Cancer tissue and cell culture
Cytotoxicity effects of Phormidium animale cyanobacterium extract on breast cancer cell line (MCF-7) and analysis of the expression of tumor suppressor p53 genes

Ali Asghar Azizi Jirabadi; Seyed Ataollah Sadat Shandiz; Maryam Abbasi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2020, , Pages 15-20

  Introduction and Aim: Breast Cancer is the most prevalent type of tumor and is also have second major death among women. The aim of the current study was to investigate the anticancer properties of Phormidiumm Animale cyanobacterium extract using MTT assay and through modulation of p53 gene expression ...  Read More