Affiliation: Pasteur Institute of Iran
Farahmand B, Taheri N, Shokouhi H, Soleimanjahi H, Fotouhi F. Chimeric protein consisting of 3M2e and HSP as a universal influenza vaccine candidate: from in silico analysis to preliminary evaluation. Virus Genes. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..In conclusion, the results of the current study suggest that 3M2e-HSP chimer protein would be an effective universal subunit vaccine candidate against influenza infection. ..
Mohebbi A, Fotouhi F, Jamali A, Yaghobi R, Farahmand B, Mohebbi R. Molecular epidemiology of the hemagglutinin gene of prevalent influenza virus A/H1N1/pdm09 among patient in Iran. Virus Res. 2018;259:38-45 pubmed publisher
..The results of this study confirmed the necessity of constant regular antigenic and molecular surveillance of circulating seasonal influenza viruses. ..
Kianmehr Z, Ardestani S, Soleimanjahi H, Farahmand B, Abdoli A, Khatami M, et al
. An effective DNA priming-protein boosting approach for the cervical cancer vaccination. Pathog Dis. 2015;73:1-8 pubmed publisher
..Therefore, we suggest that prime-boost regimen can be considered as an efficient prophylactic and therapeutic vaccine. ..
Shokouhi H, Farahmand B, Ghaemi A, Mazaheri V, Fotouhi F. Vaccination with three tandem repeats of M2 extracellular domain fused to Leismania major HSP70 protects mice against influenza A virus challenge. Virus Res. 2018;251:40-46 pubmed publisher
..Thus, it has the potential to be used as a promising vaccine candidate. ..
Rahpeyma M, Samarbaf Zadeh A, Makvandi M, Ghadiri A, Dowall S, Fotouhi F. Expression and characterization of codon-optimized Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus Gn glycoprotein in insect cells. Arch Virol. 2017;162:1951-1962 pubmed publisher
Mehrbod P, Abdalla M, Njoya E, Ahmed A, Fotouhi F, Farahmand B, et al
. South African medicinal plant extracts active against influenza A virus. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018;18:112 pubmed publisher
..However, Tabernaemontana ventricosa, Cussonia spicata and Clerodendrum glabrum leaf extracts were ineffective in vitro in this study. ..