Research Article

Production and evaluation of enzyme-modified lighvan cheese using different levels of commercial enzymes

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Enzyme-modified cheeses are concentrated cheese flavors produced enzymatically from dairy substrates in order to provide an intense source of cheese flavor with broad applications. Lighvan cheese is an Iranian traditional cheese with a pleasant taste and fla...

Case Report

Parry-Romberg syndrome: A case report of non-invasive treatment

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Parry-Romberg syndrome is an uncommon condition, self-limiting with slow progressive hemifacial atrophy. This syndrome can lead to several progressive congenital and developmental deformities. It can cause severe facial asymmetry and subsequently lead to est...

Review Article

A review on the occurrence of opportunistic infections after applications of stem cell techniques

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>In recent years, stem cells technology have been used widely in basic and clinical science researches LIPUS (low-intensity pulsed ultrasound) is another technique commonly used in conjunction with stem cells that can have complications after applications. On...

Review Article

Risk factor of liver metastases in breast cancer

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Objective:</strong> The liver is the second most common site of distant metastases from breast cancer. We investigated the risk factor liver metastasis in patients with breast cancer.</p> <p><strong>Methods:</stron...

Letter to the Editor

Effect evaluation of vitamin D level amongst patients with chronic hepatitis B

<h2>Text</h2> <p>Vitamin D has immunomodulatory and antifibrotic properties, and therefore used for treatment of many of chronic liver disease [1]. Although there are many reports on the relationship between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 levels and chronic liver diseases, but the r...

Research Article

Bio-moleculear thermal oscillator and constant heat current source

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>The demand for materials and devices that are capable of controlling heat flux has attracted many interests due to desire to attain new sources of energy and on-chip cooling. Excellent properties of DNA make it as an interesting nanomaterial in future techno...

Research Article

Risk factors of survival in breast cancer

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Background: </strong>In this study, we aimed to investigate the role of prognostic factors on breast cancer survival in Iran.</p> <p><strong>Methods:</strong> This study was carried out using data from 500 parti...

Case Report

Mesenteric cysts: A rare case

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Mesenteric cysts are rare benign intra-abdominal tumors with an incidence of 1 case per 250,000 hospital admission. This lesion occurs most frequently in women in the reproductive period.The etiology of such cysts remains unknown but several theories regardi...

Research Article

Investigation and analysis of fracture failure and fatigue cracking in Highrise pavement using simulation software of ABAQUS

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Assuming that the road infrastructure has been implemented in accordance with specifications and standards, poor adhesion between the two layers of asphalt mix can be a significant cause of pavement problems. The general problem observed with the weak adhesi...

Research Article

A qualitative method for determining the surfaces between asphalt layers using ABAQUS software

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>The analytical models are mainly combined with numerical equations for the problems of the pavement under the wheel load. Different assumptions can be considered, such as elastic asphalt and viscoelastic as well as static or dynamic load. Mainly on deformati...

Research Article

Can bloodstream infection be predicted by nasal culture in hemodialysis patients?

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>The blood and drainage cultures are suggested for early diagnosis of bloodstream infection (BSI), which are time consuming and laborious. Nasal colonization of bacteria is one of the modalities, occasionally can predict BSI. We hypothesized that nasal cultur...

Review Article

The role of genetic mutations in genes LMNA, PPARG, PLIN1, AKT2, CIDEC in Kobberling–Dunnigan Syndrome

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>K&ouml;bberling-Dunnigan syndrome, also known as partial familial lipodystrophy, is a rare genetic disorder characterized by abnormal distribution of adipose tissues. Many people with K&ouml;bberling-Dunnigan syndrome develop insulin resistance, a co...

Research Article

Phylogenetic analysis of metalloprotease from transcriptome of venom gland of Hemiscorpius lepturus

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Hemiscorpius lepturusis a dangerous scorpion and referred to health concern issue in Khuzestan, Iran. The venom of H.lepturus is cytotoxic and its effect is similar to spider Loxosceles reclusa. Metalloproteinases are the important class of enzymes in the ve...

Research Article

Relationship between Fetuin-A and vascular or valvular calcification in hemodialysis patients

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Purpose</strong>: Deficiency of Fetuin A, as a calcification inhibitor, is assumed to be involved in vascular calcification in patients on maintenance hemodialysis (MHD). This study examined the relationship between serum Fetuin-A and vas...

Editorial

Allergic Asthma and Sick building syndrome

<h2>Editorial</h2> <p>Asthma is a complicated chronic disease of airway and airway inflammation, bronchoconstriction, cough, dyspnea and wheezing that are main symptoms of the asthma. Genetic, epigenetic and environmental agents are main factors in pathophysiology of the asthma....

Review Article

Synthetic Animal: Trends in Animal Breeding and Genetics

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Synthetic biology is an interdisciplinary branch of biology and engineering. The subject combines various disciplines from within these domains, such as biotechnology, evolutionary biology, molecular biology, systems biology, biophysics, computer engineering...

Case Report

A Three approach at one stage to surgical management of Cervical Spondyloptosis after Failed Primary anterior fusion

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>A 35-year-old female, known case of complete spinal cord injury, presented with cervical pain and neck deformity that interfere with her physiotherapy and occupational therapy. Two years before admission, she had a car accident which result in a complete qua...

Editorial

Recent findings related to Nutrition and Diabetes Mellitus

<h2>Editorial</h2> <p>Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass surgery is superior to medical treatment for short- to medium-term remission of Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) [1]. Recent research indicates that the improvements in insulin sensitivity following bariatric surgery are associated with eleva...

Mini Review

HIV-1 Immune evasion: The main obstacle toward a successful vaccine

<h2>Mini Review</h2> <p>It is estimated that there are 36.9 million individuals living with HIV-1 from who 21.7 million patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) [1,2]. ART has had a significant effect on the patients&rsquo; quality of life recently, however, its globa...

Opinion

Effectiveness of the lifestyle modifications in prevention and control of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): Focus on Islamic lifestyle

<h2>Text</h2> <p>The advancement of human researches and scientific activities in the field of diseases prevention and treatment, has not diminished the importance of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Despite the continuous efforts for prevention and control of them, many pe...

Research Article

Effect of spiritual health (Sound Heart) on the other dimensions of health at different levels of prevention

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Introduction and goal:</strong> From the perspective of Islam, spiritual health means having a Sound Heart (a calm, confident and optimistic soul, with hope for God&rsquo;s mercy, satisfaction with destiny and vitality). The way to ac...

Letter to the Editor

The Essential Role of Esophagogastroduodenoscopy Prior to bariatric surgery

<h2>Dear Editor</h2> <p>We read with interest the case report entitled &ldquo;Dieulafoy&rsquo;s Lesion related massive Intraoperative Gastrointestinal Bleeding during Single Anastomosis Gastric Bypass necessitating total Gastrectomy: A Case Repor&#39;t published in A...

Research Article

Evaluation of Desmin, α-SMA and hTERT expression in pulmonary fibrosis and lung cancer

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Background</strong>: Pulmonary fibrosis is a clinical problem with an enigmatic etiology with no effective therapy. Current therapies for lung fibrosis are ineffective for progression of lung fibrosis and preventing respiratory failure.&l...

Editorial

Chemo-cytokines network is main target for control of Allergic asthma

<h2>Editorial</h2> <p>Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease which characterized by recurrent airflow obstruction, wheezing, chest tightness and coughing. Management of allergic asthma especially in children, is main problem for industrial world. Immunological factors have crit...

Research Article

Cytokine Modulatory Effects of Sesamum Indicum Seeds Oil Ameliorate Mice with Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Background:</strong> Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disorder of the central nerve system (CNS), which affects the brain and spinal cord. Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) is the most commonly applied experimental m...

Review Article

Heat transfer investigation of Non- Newtonian Fluid between two vertically infinite fl at plates by numerical and analytical solutions

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>In natural convection, the fluid motion occurs by natural means such as buoyancy. Heat transfer by natural convection happens in many physical problems and engineering applications such as geothermal systems, heat exchangers, petroleum reservoirs and nuclear...

Research Article

The Risk Factors for Ankle Sprain in Cadets at a Male Military School in Iran: A Retrospective Case-control Study

<h2>ABSTRACT</h2> <p><strong>Introduction</strong>: Ankle sprain is a widespread impairment in sport groups; this impairment leads to an absence from the workplace. The ankle sprains incidence rates are induced by height, weight, BMI, physical fitness, level of match...

Review Article

Critical Management of Status Epilepticus

<h2>ABSTRACT</h2> <p>Seizure is clinical manifestation of sudden disruption of the normal electrical activity of cortical neurons. The brain electrical activity is periodically disturbed, alteration in neural cell integrity, increase in firing impulses and spread to adjacent nor...

Research Article

Poly-dopamine-Beta-Cyclodextrin Modified Glassy Carbon Electrode as a Sensor for the Voltammetric Detection of L-Tryptophan at Physiological pH

<h2>ABSTRACT</h2> <p>The main purpose of this report was to develop application of poly-dopamine-beta-cyclodextrin modified glassy carbon electrode (PDA-<em>&beta;</em>-CD-GCE) towards electrooxidation and determination of L-Tryptophan (L-Trp) and also the evalua...