Volume 12, Issue 2

 

ارسال های اخیر

  • Childhood Autoimmune Hepatitis in Bahrain: a Tertiary Center Experience 

    Farid, Eman؛ M Isa, Hasan؛ Al Nasef, Mohamed؛ Mohamed, Rawia؛ Jamsheer, Huda (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) in childhood has variable modes of presentation, and the disease should be suspected and excluded in all children presenting with symptoms and signs of prolonged or ...

  • The Effect of HLA-DRB1 on Cholecystitis 

    Al-Marzook, Tawfik Jasim Mohammad؛ Mutar Mahdi, Batool؛ Raouf, Hyam؛ Zalzala, Haider Hashim؛ Ali Abid, Laheeb؛ Nehad, Zena (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: Cholecystitis is one of the major digestive diseases. Its prevalence is particularly high in some populations. Significant risk factors associated with cholecystitis include age, sex, obesity, diet, ...

  • Investigating the Association of IL-17A and IL-17F with Susceptibility to Pre-eclampsia in Iranian Women 

    Anvari, Fahimah؛ Dabagh-Gorjani, Feryal؛ SoltaniZangbar, Mohammad-Sadegh؛ Kamali-Sarvestani, Eskandar؛ Malek-Hosseini, Zahra؛ Gharesi-Fard, Behrouz (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: Pre-eclampsia (PE) is one of the most important and life-threatening pregnancy disorders that affect at least 3-5% of all pregnancies. Imbalance in helper T cell functions may play a role in predisposing ...

  • Effect of Neutrophils on Nitric Oxide Production from Stimulated Macrophages 

    Adua, Eric؛ Oteng Danso, Frank؛ Boa-Amponsem, Oswald Mensah؛ Adusei-Mensah, Frank (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: During the initial phase of an infection, there is an upregulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase in the macrophages for the production of nitric oxide. This is followed by the recruitment of ...

  • Influence of 1 Alpha, 25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 on T Helper 17 Cells and Related Cytokines in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 

    Reihani, Hadi؛ Rastin, Maryam؛ Mahmoudi, Mahmoud؛ Ghoryani, Mohsen؛ Abdollahi, Nafiseh؛ Tabasi, Nafiseh Sadat؛ Zamani Taghizadeh Rabe, Shahrzad؛ Sahebari, Maryam (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a multisystem autoimmune disease. Emerging data suggests that T helper 17 (Th17) cells play a pathogenic role in SLE and the increased number of these cells correlates ...

  • Lipopolysaccharide Induced Activation of Toll Like Receptor 4 in Isolated Rat Heart Suggests a Local Immune Response in Myocardium 

    Rameshrad, Maryam؛ Maleki-Dizaji, Nasrin؛ Vaez, Haleh؛ Soraya, Hamid؛ Nakhlband, Ailar؛ Garjani, Alireza (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: Myocardial dysfunction is one of the major complications in patients with sepsis where there is a relationship between the blood level of cytokines and the onset of myocardial depression. In many cases ...

  • Increased Expression of Two Alternative Spliced Variants of CD1d Molecule in Human Gastric Cancer 

    Hafezi, Nasim؛ Ajami, Abolghasem؛ Farazmandfar, Touraj؛ Hosseini, Vahid؛ Alizadeh-Navaei, Reza؛ Tehrani, Mohsen (Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, 2015-06-01)
    Background: CD1d presents glycolipid antigens to invariant natural killer T (iNKT) cells. The role of CD1d in the development of peptic ulcer and gastric cancer has not been revealed, yet. Objective: To ...