Original Article 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

Original Article 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

Original Article Animal cell and culture
The effect of diamond nanoparticles on the structure of human chorionic gonadotropin and its serum level in Female Wistar Rats

Zeynab Akbarkashani; Azadeh Hekmat; Seyed Mohammad Atyabi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, Pages 15-20

  Introduction and Aim: Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is a glycoprotein produced during pregnancy by trophoblast and placental syncytiotrophoblast cells. The produced hCG hormone affects the corpus luteum and prevents it from being destroyed. Studies show that diamond nanoparticles (NDs) interact ...  Read More

Original Article Cancer tissue and cell culture
Cytotoxicity and Apoptosis Induction of 7- Hydroxycoumarin on SW480 Colon Cancer Cell Line

Hossein Gravand; Jafar Kazemian; Masoumeh Heshmati

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, Pages 21-27

  Introduction: Colorectal cancer is a common disease ranked as the third-highest deathly cancer worldwide. In recent years, for the treatment of cancers scientists have preferred herbal remedies because of their better effects and fewer side effects. So, in this study, the cytotoxicity effect and apoptosis ...  Read More

Original Article Animal cell and culture
Comparative Study of Spirulina platensis and Atorvastatin on the Serum Lipid Profile and Hepatica Enzyme in the Persian Shepherd Dogs

Amir arsalan safataj; saam Torkan; Mohsen Jafarian Dehkordi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, Pages 28-37

  Introduction and aim: This study was concentrated on the algae effects and compare it with the atorvastatin drug on the lowering of cholesterol and blood sugar.Methods: In this research 24 native breed dogs were used for 30 days, the dogs were divided into three groups of eight, a group of control, a ...  Read More

Original Article Allergy and Algal culture media
A check list of Pinnulariaceae (Class Bacillariophyceae) in the ecosystems of Iran

Ali Naseri; Mostafa noroozi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , August 2021, Pages 38-45

  Introduction and aim: The current study is provided for floristic research of Pinnulariaceae for the first time in Iran from 1972 to July 2021. The pinnulariaceae family contains 6 genera Pinnularia, Oestrupia, Hygropetra, Envekadea, Diatomella, and Craspedopleura which are two genera Pinnularia and ...  Read More