Effects of Hydro-alcoholic Extract of Pumpkin Seeds on Oogenesis Pathway, Liver, and Kidney of Female Rats

samaneh motamed jahromi; sadegh niami jahromi

Volume 22, Issue 9 , 2020

  Background and Objectives: Pumpkin seed extract can be a good alternative to hormone replacement therapy since it is rich in phytoestrogens. In this regard, the present research aimed to investigate the effect of hydro-alcoholic extract of pumpkin seeds on the oogenesis pathway, liver, and kidney of ...  Read More

The Effect of Hydro-Alcoholic Extract of Pumpkin Seeds on Estrogen Levels and Kidney Markers in Adult Female Rats

Samaneh Motamed Jahromi; Sadegh Niami Jahromi

Volume 22, Issue 4 , 2020

  Background: Pumpkin seeds are rich in phytoestrogens (estrogen precursors) and can be good alternatives to synthetic estrogen therapy, without exerting destructive effects on renal and ovarian tissues. Objectives: In the present study, the effect of hydro-alcoholic extract of pumpkin seeds ...  Read More

Identifying Survival Predictive Factors in Patients with Breast Cancer: A 16-Year Cohort Study Using Cox Maximum Penalized Likelihood Method

Rezvaneh Alvandi; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Mehdi Ariana

Volume 21, Issue 4 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Background: Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally, and it was responsible for almost 9.6 million deaths in 2018. Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer among women with almost two million new cases worldwide in 2018. Thus, it is necessary to study new methods to estimate the survival ...  Read More

Effect of a Neoflavonoid (Dalbergin) on T47D Breast Cancer Cell Line and mRNA Levels of p53, Bcl-2, and STAT3 Genes

Fereshte Mahdizade Valojerdi; Bahram Goliaei; Kazem Parivar; Alireza Nikoofar

Volume 21, Issue 4 , 2019, Pages 1-9

  Background: Breast cancer is an important cause of death among women. Prevention of cancer through dietary intervention has recently received increasing interest. Lately, dietary polyphenols have gained much attention for their health benefits, including anticancer properties. Dalbergin as a polyphenol ...  Read More