Volume 19 (2022)
Volume 18 (2021)
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. Upregulation of Interleukin-6 in HPV-Positive Breast Cancer Patients

Javad Charostad; Azarakhsh Azaran; Mohsen Nakhaei; Akram Astani; Gholam Abbas Kaydani; Azim Motamedfar; manoochehr makvandi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 315-330


  Background: Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is a well-known proinflammatory cytokine with tumor promoting capacity in various forms of malignancies including breast cancer (BC). Data highlighted the substantial role of HPV in the pathogenesis of BC. Compelling evidence suggests the contribution of HPV in carcinogenesis ...  Read More

3. Propylene-Glycol Aggravates LPS-Induced Sepsis through Production of TNF-α and IL-6

Annamaria Marton; Csongor Kolozsi; Erzsebet Kusz; Zoltan Olah; Tamas Letoha; Csaba Vizler; Laszlo Pecze

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2014, , Pages 113-122

  Background : Propylene glycol (1,2-propanediol, PG) is a commonly used solvent for oral, intravenous, as well as topical pharmaceutical preparations. While PG is generally considered to be safe, it has been known that large intravenous doses given over a short period of time can be toxic. Objective: ...  Read More

4. Negative Association of Serum IL-6 and IL-17 with Type-II Diabetes Retinopathy

Nadeem Afzal; Shakeela Zaman; Aneela Asghar; Khursheed Javed; Faheem Shahzad; Abu Zafar; Abdul Hanan Nagi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 40-48

  Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a health concern which leads to complications such as retinopathy. Pakistan has 6.9 million people living with DM and this toll will be doubled by 2025. Objective: To determine serum IL-6 and IL-17 of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients with retinopathy. Methods: ...  Read More

5. Monocyte Expression of Toll-like Receptor-4 in Patients with Stable Angina Undergoing Percutanoeus Coronary Intervention

Bahador Bagheri; Bahram Sohrabi; Aliakbar Movassaghpur; Siminozar Mashayekhi; Afagh Garjani; Mehriar Shokri; Mohammad Noori; Alireza Garjani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 149-158

  Background: Toll like receptors (TLRs) are well recognized players in inflammatory conditions. Among them TLR-4 is involved in chronic inflammatory processes such as formation of atherosclerotic plaques. Objective: The present study was aimed to examine the effects of percutanoeus coronary intervention ...  Read More

6. Toll Like Receptor-4 896A/G Gene Variation, a Risk Factor for Migraine Headaches

Alireza Rafiei; Mahoud Abedini; Seyed Hamzeh Hosseini; Zahra HosseiniKhah; Behrouz Bazrafshan; Mohsen Tehrani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 159-167

  Background: The pathogenesis of migraine involves immune-mediated mechanisms in the vascular endothelium. Toll like receptor 4 (TLR-4) is a signaling receptor of innate immunity which plays a role in various neuropathologies related to neuron inflammation. Objective: This case/control study is aimed ...  Read More

7. Serum Interleukin-23 Levels in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis

Mojgan Mohammadi; Mohammad Mahdi Hayatbakhsh; Mohammad Javad Zahedi; Mohammad Reza Jalalpour; Amin Pakgohar

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2011, , Pages 183-188

  Background: Patients with ulcerative colitis are at increased risk of inflammation. Interleukin 23 (IL-23) is a newly identified cytokine with increased expression in inflamed biopsies of colon mucosa in patients with Crohn's disease; however, there is inconsistent evidence on its role in ulcerative ...  Read More

8. Level of Nitric Oxide in Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid of Asthmatic Mice Model

Alireza Salek Moghaddam; Mohammad Shabani; Farahdokht Fateminasab; Mohammad Reza Khakzad

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2005, , Pages 103-110

  Background: Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease with multifactorial and complicated mechanisms. Elevated level of exhaled Nitric Oxide (NO) in asthma and other inflammatory lung diseases has led to many studies examining NO as a potential marker of airway inflammation. Objective: This study was ...  Read More