Review
Investigating the protective & restorative effects of medicinal plants On pancreatic beta cells

sepideh sadat moghadam ara; mohadeseh pahlevani; Masoumeh Sadat Hpr; Soheil Fatahian

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2022, Pages 1-8

https://doi.org/10.30495/rkctc.2022.70693.1047

Abstract
  Pancreas is a gland deep in the abdomen that is located between the stomach and the vertebrae of the spine. The most important hormone secreted from this gland is insulin. Insulin enters the bloodstream and helps the body to use the energy in food. Now, if the pancreas is disturbed in its function, this ...  Read More

Original Article Biophysics and Cancer
Comparison of the effect of different sources of cold plasma production on the growth of MCF-7 cell line

Azadeh Hekmat; Setareh Zahedian

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2022, Pages 9-14

https://doi.org/10.30495/rkctc.2022.71088.1048

Abstract
  Introduction and aim: Cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) is a new anti-cancer therapeutic method in the field of plasma medicine, with high selectivity to kill cancer cells more than normal cells. In recent years plasma-activated solutions, specifically plasma-activated medium (PAM) have also shown their ...  Read More

Original Article Bacteriology and Bacterial culture media
Investigating the Antimicrobial Properties of Metabolites Extracted from Cellulosimicrobium

Marjan Seratnahaei; Seyyed Saeed Eshraghi; Parviz Pakzad; Alireza Zahraei-Ramazani; Mehdi Yaseri

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2022, Pages 15-22

https://doi.org/10.30495/rkctc.2023.74228.1052

Abstract
  Introduction and aim: This study aimed to investigate the antimicrobial properties of metabolites extracted from cellulose microbiomes to better understand their potential as a source of new antimicrobial agents.Methods: In this observational-analytical study, 50 soil samples were ...  Read More

Original Article Allergy and Algal culture media
Antimicrobial effect of extract of Spirulina platiensis on pathogenic bacteria and fungi

Elnaz Amir; Masoumeh Shams Kehrizsanghi; Maryam Sadat Jalili Tabaii; Maryam Moradi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2022, Pages 23-28

https://doi.org/10.30495/rkctc.2023.74533.1053

Abstract
  Introduction and aim: With the increase of antibiotic resistance, the effort to reduce the consumption of antibiotics by replacing natural active compounds has received much attention in recent years. Cyanobacteria are highly diverse and contain metabolites with medicinal, nutritional and antimicrobial ...  Read More

Original Article Biotechnology
he effect of particulate matter (PM2.5) on the expression levels of GATA-4, GATA-6, and Aquaporin-9 genes in testes of rats

Elnaz Noshadirad; kazem parivar; Saeed Motesaddi Zarandi; Pejman Mortazavi; Batool Gorbani yekta

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2022, Pages 29-39

https://doi.org/10.30495/rkctc.2023.74786.1054

Abstract
  Introduction and Aim: Particulate matter (PM) is one of the major components of air pollutants and is composed of a mixture of liquid droplets or solid particles which are suspended in the air with a diameter of 2.5µm (PM2.5) or less. In this study, the co-exposure effect of ambient fine particulate ...  Read More