Original Article 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

Original Article Microbiology and Microbial media
Comparison of the effect of aqueous extract and silver nanoparticle of purslane extract on the activity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from patients' sputum

Niloofar Seyfollahi; Simin Nabizadeh; Zahra Shafiei

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, Pages 7-11


  Introduction and Aim: In the second half of the last century, Pseudomonas aeruginosa is considered an important hospital pathogen, according to the US Centers for Disease Control. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is the fifth pathogen among hospital microorganisms, which comprises 10% of hospital-acquired infections, ...  Read More

Original Article 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

Original Article Cancer tissue and cell culture
The effect of Cinnamaldehyde on changes in the expression of C-jun, C-fos, P53 genes in cancer cells of wistar rat’s gastric tissue by dimethylhydrazine

Mahdi Azadmanesh; Tahereh Naji; Abdolreza Mohammadnia

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, Pages 18-25


  Introduction and aim: Genes play a very important role in the development of cancer. This study aimed to evaluate three very important genes (C-fos, C-jun, and P53) in Wistar mice's stomach tissue cancer cells designed by dimethylhydrazine.Methods: In this study, forty male Wistar mice, 57 weeks old, ...  Read More

Original Article Animal cell and culture
The effect of hydroalcoholic Matricaria chamomilla on the survival of protoscolices of sheep hydatid cyst

Sajjad Gharakhani Deh Sorkhi; Marzyieh Taqipour Dehkordi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2021, Pages 26-31


  Introduction and aim: Hydatid cyst surgery is the most effective treatment. Hydatid cyst recurrence after surgery and the lack of effective and safe Askvlysydl is one of the most important research topics in the treatment of hydatid cysts, which have negative effects on human organs. This study aimed ...  Read More

Original Article 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