Effect of Elettaria cardamomum essential oil and its main component (1, 8?cineole) on brain damage caused by cerebral hypoperfusion by suppressing apoptosis and inflammation in rats

Mehrdad Farivar; Zahra Hooshmandi; Mahbubeh Setorki; Sabrieh Amini

Volume 22, Issue 12 , 2020

  Background: Stroke is one of the most common causes of death in industrialized countries and a leading cause of permanent disability in adults worldwide. Elettaria cardamomum is a widely used nutraceuticalis, which is reported to have diverse functions, including positive effects on anxiety-like behavior properties. Objective: ...  Read More

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

Protective effects of Biarum carduchrum ethyl acetate extract on seizure severity, depression, memory, and learning in pentylenetetrazole-induced kindling rats Running title: Biarum carduchrum effects on seizure, oxidative stress, and cognitive impairment

youness teymorivand; zahra hooshmandi; mahbubeh setorki; sabrieh amini

Volume 22, Issue 8 , 2020

  Background: Based on traditional beliefs, Biarum carduchrum (family Araceae) can strengthen the nervous system and prevent from sleep disorder and agitation. Objectives: This study was performed to investigate the protective effects of the ethyl acetate extract of Biarum carduchrum leaves against pentylenetetrazol ...  Read More