Anti-tumor Effect of the Ethanolic Extract of Vinca herbacea on Human Breast Cancer Cell Line: A Mechanism Study

Somayeh Dehghanipour; Sara Saadatmand; Nasim Hayati Roodbari; Mahdi Mahdavi

Volume 24, Issue 8 , 2022

  Background: Breast cancer is extensively studied for its resistance to chemotherapy. Therefore, finding efficient therapeutic agents is vital to increasing the survival rate of patients. Objectives: Here, we conducted an in vitro study on the anti-tumor properties of Vinca herbacea extract on SKBR3 ...  Read More

Ameliorative Effects of N-acetylcysteine on the Expression of Oxidative Stress-Related Genes and Inflammatory Biomarkers in the Cardiac Tissues of Rats Exposed to Lead

Miran Gholami; Paria Ghahremani; Zhaleh Mohsenifar; Mohammad Mahdi Jaafarzadeh; Ali Momeni; Mohammad Reza Parvizi

Volume 24, Issue 1 , 2022

  Background: Lead, as the most important toxic heavy element, has several devastating effects on human health and influences most biochemical and physiological functions. It is widely accepted that lead can adversely affect the cardiovascular system since it can be quickly absorbed and recycled in the ...  Read More