Volume 17 (2020)
Volume 16 (2019)
Volume 15 (2018)
Volume 14 (2017)
Volume 13 (2016)
Volume 12 (2015)
Volume 11 (2014)
Volume 10 (2013)
Volume 9 (2012)
Volume 8 (2011)
Volume 7 (2010)
Volume 6 (2009)
Volume 5 (2008)
Volume 4 (2007)
Volume 3 (2006)
Volume 2 (2005)
Volume 1 (2004)
1. Serum and Peritoneal Fluid Cytokine Profiles in Infertile Women with Endometriosis

Majid Tarokh; Marefat Ghaffari Novin; Tahereh Poordast; Zohreh Tavana; Hamid Nazarian; Mohsen Norouzian; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard

Volume 16, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 151-162


  Background: Endometriosis is a chronic inflammatory disease with the growth of endometrial cells out of uterus and in the peritoneal cavity. T cell subsets participate in the establishment and progress of the disease by producing different cytokines. Objective: To investigate a group of cytokines related ...  Read More

2. T Helper Cells Profile and CD4+CD25+Foxp3+Regulatory T Cells in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Fatemeh Nasri; Mehrnoosh Doroudchi; Bahia Namavar Jahromi; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard

Volume 15, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 175-185


  Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is considered as the most common cause of female infertility that affects 4-10% of women in the reproductive age. Previous studies have shown the role of a balanced immune response in a successful pregnancy and fertility. Objective: To investigate the T helper ...  Read More

3. The Reaction of Placental GRP78 Protein with Sera from Women with Multiple Sclerosis

Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Maryam Zare; Eskandar Kamali-Sarvestani

Volume 14, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 306-315

    Background: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) with four different types is one of the well studied autoimmune diseases of the central nervous system. Generally, two-thirds of MS patients are females who are at risk of pregnancy-related complications. Inappropriate responses of mother’s immune system, ...  Read More

4. The Expression of T-Helper Associated Transcription Factors and Cytokine Genes in Pre-Eclampsia

Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Fatemeh Mobasher-Nejad; Fatemeh Nasri

Volume 13, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 296-308

  Background: Pre-eclampsia (PE) is known as a main factor contributing to fetomaternal mortality, which might affect 2-8% of all pregnancies after the twentieth week of gestation. The balance of T helper subsets is essential to sustain a normal pregnancy and preventing fetomaternal complications. Objective: ...  Read More

5. Altered Serum Cytokine Profiles in Relapse Phase of Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Forooz Peiravian; Hamid Rajaian; Afshin Samiei; Nasser Gholijani; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Pooneh Mokaram; Abbas Rahimi-Jaberi; Eskandar Kamali Sarvestani

Volume 13, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 186-196

  Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a demyelinating disease of the central nervous system and cytokines may play a role in the development of MS lesions. Objective: To determine levels of different cytokines in patients with relapsing-remitting MS (RR-MS) compared to healthy controls. Methods: Profiles ...  Read More

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

Fahimah Anvari; Feryal Dabagh-Gorjani; Mohammad-Sadegh SoltaniZangbar; Eskandar Kamali-Sarvestani; Zahra Malek-Hosseini; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard

Volume 12, Issue 2 , Spring 2015, , Pages 117-128

  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 to PE or severity of the disease. Elevated frequencies of Th17 cells in the peripheral ...  Read More

7. Differences in the Expression of TLRs and Inflammatory Cytokines in Pre-Eclamptic Compared with Healthy Pregnant Women

Feryal Dabagh-Gorjani; Fahimeh Anvari; Jaleh Zolghadri; Eskandar KamaliSarvestani; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 233-245

  Background: Preeclampsia (PE) is one of the most complex and life-threatening pregnancy disorders and is considered as a major cause of mortality among mothers and fetuses worldwide. Although the exact etiology of PE is not well known several lines of evidence support an immunological etiology for PE. ...  Read More

8. The Effect of HLA-DRB1 Sharing between the Couples with Recurrent Pregnancy Loss on the Pregnancy Outcome after Leukocyte Therapy

Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Rahil Askarinejad-Behbahani; Shabnam Behdin

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 13-20

  Background: Miscarriage is a common phenomenon complicating more than half of pregnancies. Recurrent Pregnancy Loss (RPL) is defined as three or more pregnancies lost before the twentieth week of gestation. It is believed that abnormality in maternal immune reaction to fetus and sharing of HLA antigens ...  Read More

9. Importance of Anti-GRP78 Antibody in Pre-Eclampsia

Leila Rezanezhad; Jaleh Zolghadri; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2013, , Pages 238-246

  Background: Preeclampsia (PE) is a pregnancy specific syndrome that is associated with high maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Glucose regulated protein78 (GRP78) is an Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) protein which is expressed on the cell surfaces of trophoblast cells under stress or hypoxic condition. ...  Read More

10. Anti-Cardiolipin and Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies in Iranian Patients with Behcet's Disease

Mohammad Reza Ataollahi; Elham Aflaki; Mohammad Ali Nazarinia; Saeedeh Shenavandeh; Zahra Habibagahi; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Eskandar Kamali-Sarvestani

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2012, , Pages 241-247

  Background: The prevalence of anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCAs) and anti-Cardiolipin Antibodies (anti-CL Ab) in Behcet’s Disease (BD) and also their roles in vascular involvement is controversial. Objective: To assess the prevalence of ANCAs and anti-CL Ab as well as their correlations ...  Read More

11. Soluble CD30 in Normal Pregnancy Pre-Eclampsia and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Leila Jafarzadeh; Jaleh Zolghadri; Hossein Haghbin

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2012, , Pages 234-240

  Background: Normal pregnancy is thought to be dependent on Th2 deviation, while Recurrent Pregnancy Loss (RPL) and Pre-eclampsia (PE) appear to be biased toward the Th1 immune response. It is believed that the soluble form of CD30 (sCD30) is an index of Th2 immune response or modulator of Th1/Th2 responses. ...  Read More

12. Effectiveness of Leukocyte Immunotherapy in Primary Recurrent Spontaneous Abortion (RSA)

Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Jaleh Zolghadri; Leila Foroughinia; Fahimeh Tavazoo; Alamtaj Samsami Dehaghani

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Autumn 2007, , Pages 173-178

  Background: Recurrent spontaneous abortion (RSA) is defined as three or more se-quential abortions before the twentieth week of gestation. There are evidences to sup-port an allo-immunologic mechanism for RSA. One of the methods for treatment of RSA is leukocyte therapy; however there is still controversy ...  Read More

13. Investigation of FcγRIIA and FcγRIIIA Polymorphism in Multiple Sclerosis: A Case Control Study

Alireza Nikseresht; Mohammad Ali Azizi; Behrouz Gharesi-Fard; Eskandar Kamali Sarvestani

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2006, , Pages 136-141

  Background: Multiple Sclerosis (MS), the most common demyelinating disease of the CNS, is immunologically mediated in genetically susceptible individuals. Receptors for the Fc fragment of IgG (FcγR) might induce inflammatory responses through linking the humoral and cellular immune responses by ...  Read More

14. Interleukin-10 Promoter Polymorphisms and Breast Cancer Risk in Iranian Women

Hossein Abdolrahim-Zadeh; Niloufar Hakkakian; Reza Asadollahi; Behrouz Gharesifard; Jamal Sarvari; Eskandar Kamali-Sarvestani; Abdolrasoul Talei

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2005, , Pages 158-165

  Background: IL-10 is an anti-inflammatory cytokine which is involved in tumorigenesis. Over production of IL-10 and elevated number of IL-10 generating mononuclear cells in breast tumor tissue has already been shown. Objective: To determine the association of IL-10 promoter polymorphisms with increased ...  Read More