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. More Evidence of the Link of Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-10 with Critical COVID-19: A Report in Mexican Patients

German Reynaldo Jiménez-Gastélum; Arely Monserrant Espinoza-Ortega; Rosalío Ramos-Payán; Maribel Aguilar-Medina; Jorge López-Gutiérrez; Carlos Villegas-Mercado; Luis Antonio Ochoa-Ramirez; Horacio Rendón-Aguilar; Juan Fidel Osuna-Ramos; Juan José Ríos-Tostado; Jesús Salvador Velarde-Félix

Volume 18, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 331-337


  Background: According to the World Health Organization, Mexico presents one of the highest mortality rates due to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The "cytokine storm" phenomenon has been proposed as a pathological hallmark of severe COVID-19. Objective: To determine the association of serum cytokine ...  Read More

2. IL-6 and IL-10 Closely Correlate with Bacterial Bloodstream Infection

Jingjing Guan; Zhongyong Wang; Xiaoyuan Liu; Yujie Jiang; Qiuqi Gao; Qing Wu; Hong Lu; Lianfeng Wu; Zhuo Zhang; Xiangyang Lin; Jingjing Qian

Volume 17, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 185-203


  Background: Given the high mortality of bacterial bloodstream infections (BSI), blood culture results do not meet clinical needs timely due to being time-consuming and having low positive rate. Whether we can identify the severity and type of bacterial infections by cytokines is a controversial issue. ...  Read More

3. Serum IL-18 and hsCRP Correlate with Insulin Resistance without Effect of Calcitriol Treatment on Type 2 Diabetes

Marzieh Akbarzadeh; Mohammad Hassan Eftekhari; Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh; Jafar Hasanzadeh; Marzieh Bakhshayeshkaram

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 167-176

  Background: Chronic low-grade systemic inflammation presented in Type 2 diabetes mellitus plays a major role in disease progression as well as development of micro- and macro-vascular complications of diabetes. Therefore, reducing inflammation can be beneficial in prevention of diabetes complications. ...  Read More

4. Evaluation of the Immunomodulatory Effect of Curdlan on Maturation and Function of Mouse Spleen-Derived Dendritic Cells

Mohammad Hashem Soltani; Tahereh Kalantari; Mohammad Hossein Karimi; Nasrollah Erfani; Eskandar Kamali Sarvestani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 168-174

  Background: T helper 1 and T helper 17 cells play important roles in immunity against foreign invaders. Differentiation of these Th subsets is affected by state of maturation and cytokines that are produced by dendritic cells (DCs). Curdlan is a linear (1→3)-β- glucan and has shown activity ...  Read More

5. Detection of IL-4, IL-6 and IL-12 Serum Levels in Generalized Aggressive Periodontitis

Maryam Robati; Ardeshir Ranjbari; Mehri Ghafourian Boroujerdnia; Zahra Chinipardaz

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2011, , Pages 170-175

  Background: Periodontitis is a multifactorial chronic inflammatory disease characterized by destruction of tooth-supporting tissues. Environmental and genetic factors as well as the immune system participate in this process. Recent studies have attempted to elucidate the role of cytokine networks involved ...  Read More

6. Serum Levels of TNF-a, IL-6, and Selenium in Patients with Acute and Chronic Coronary Artery Disease

Mehdi Hassanzadeh; Reza Faridhosseini; Marjane Mahini; Farhad Faridhosseini; Alireza Ranjbar

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2006, , Pages 142-145

  Background: Selenium (Se) is part of the glutathione peroxidase enzyme complex (GSH-PX) that plays an important role in antioxidant mechanisms in body, also it has been demonstrated that populations with low Se intake have 2-3 times greater risk of ischemic heart disease. Objective: To determine the ...  Read More