Houshang Rafatpanah


Affiliation: Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran


  1. Rajaei T, Farajifard H, Rezaee S, Azarpazhooh M, Mahmoudi M, Valizadeh N, et al. Different roles of CXCR1 and CXCR2 in HTLV-1 carriers and HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) patients. Med Microbiol Immunol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
  2. Jabbari Azad F, Talaei A, Rafatpanah H, Yousefzadeh H, Jafari R, Talaei A, et al. Association between Cytokine production and disease severity in Alzheimer's disease. Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014;13:433-9 pubmed
    ..Also, IFN-γ is related to the severity stage of the AD. ..
  3. Farid Hosseini R, Jabbari Azad F, Yousefzadeh H, Rafatpanah H, Hafizi S, Tehrani H, et al. Serum levels of vascular endothelial growth factor in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 2014;28:85 pubmed
    ..001; z=4.3). Our results suggest VEGF serum concentration as the sensitive index for severity and activity of COPD and its prognosis. ..
  4. Karimi M, Mohammadi H, Hemmatzadeh M, Mohammadi A, Rafatpanah H, Baradaran B. Role of the HTLV-1 viral factors in the induction of apoptosis. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017;85:334-347 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we have reviewed by prior research how the apoptosis pathways are suppressed by the Tax and HBZ and new drugs which have been designed to deal with this suppression. ..
  5. Mohammadi A, Fazeli B, Taheri M, Sahebkar A, Poursina Z, Vakili V, et al. Modulatory effects of curcumin on apoptosis and cytotoxicity-related molecules in HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP) patients. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017;85:457-462 pubmed publisher
    ..The present results suggest that curcumin supplementation increases cytotoxicity-related molecules granzyme A and granulysin in patients with HAM/TSP. ..
  6. Nodeh M, Mosavat A, Valizadeh N, Zadeh A, Boskabadi A, Mashkani B, et al. Genotype characteristic and phylogenetic analysis of hepatitis B virus in northeast-Iran. Infect Genet Evol. 2018;59:148-154 pubmed publisher
    ..The results revealed that genotype D was the only genotype detected in this area which was consistence with previous studies in the Middle East, Mediterranean countries, southwest and center of Iran. ..