Reza Meshkani

Summary

Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphisms are associated with type 2 diabetes and fasting glucose in male subjects
    Reza Meshkani
    The Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR, Iran
    Mol Cell Biochem 359:225-33. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between uric acid and metabolic syndrome in normal glucose tolerance and normal fasting glucose subjects
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
    Acta Diabetol 48:79-88. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 gene is associated with insulin resistance in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Arch Med Res 38:556-62. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms within the protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTPN1) gene promoter: functional characterization and association with type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Clin Chem 53:1585-92. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Hydrodynamic-based delivery of PTP1B shRNA reduces plasma glucose levels in diabetic mice
    Sanaz Vakili
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Med Rep 7:211-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Palmitate enhances protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) gene expression at transcriptional level in C2C12 skeletal muscle cells
    Narges Mohammadtaghvaei
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, P O Box 14115 331, Tehran, Iran
    Inflammation 34:43-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Pro12Ala polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 (PPARgamma-2) gene is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and decreased risk of type 2 diabetes in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:477-82. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Hepatic insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Biochem 42:1331-46. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B inhibition ameliorates palmitate-induced mitochondrial dysfunction and apoptosis in skeletal muscle cells
    Gholamreza Taheripak
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1416753955, Iran
    Free Radic Biol Med 65:1435-46. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) modulates palmitate-induced cytokine production in macrophage cells
    Ahmad Nasimian
    The Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Inflamm Res 62:239-46. 2013

Collaborators

  • Bagher Larijani
  • Khosrow Adeli
  • Shohreh Khatami
  • Abolfazl Golestani
  • Sattar Gorgani-Firuzjaee
  • Gholamreza Taheripak
  • Parvin Pasalar
  • Sanaz Vakili
  • Asie Sadeghi
  • Ahmad Nasimian
  • Salar Bakhtiyari
  • Narges Mohammadtaghvaei
  • Mostafa Haji Molla Hoseini
  • Masoumeh Rajabibazl
  • Maani Beigy
  • Shadi Sadat Seyyed Ebrahimi
  • Mohammad Taghikhani
  • Mahin Nikoogoftar
  • Sedigheh Amini
  • Zahra Soheili
  • Shahram Samiee
  • Mahnaz Aghaiepour
  • Ali Akbar Pourfathollah
  • Minoo Mohraz

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphisms are associated with type 2 diabetes and fasting glucose in male subjects
    Reza Meshkani
    The Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR, Iran
    Mol Cell Biochem 359:225-33. 2012
    ..37 (1.61-11.86), P=0.004]. No association was found between the XbaI polymorphism and diabetes in male group. Our results suggest that the ER1 polymorphisms might associate with T2D and fasting glucose among Iranian male subjects...
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between uric acid and metabolic syndrome in normal glucose tolerance and normal fasting glucose subjects
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
    Acta Diabetol 48:79-88. 2011
    ..General obesity was the major determinant of hyperuricemia in this population. The data from this study do not show the contribution of SUA as an additional component of the MetS...
  3. ncbi request reprint 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 gene is associated with insulin resistance in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Arch Med Res 38:556-62. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 with obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and other cardiovascular-related traits in an Iranian population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms within the protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTPN1) gene promoter: functional characterization and association with type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Clin Chem 53:1585-92. 2007
    ..Polymorphisms in the coding sequence of PTPN1 have been variably associated with type 2 diabetes (T2D). We hypothesized that variations within the PTPN1 promoter might contribute to the development of T2D and related metabolic traits...
  5. doi request reprint Hydrodynamic-based delivery of PTP1B shRNA reduces plasma glucose levels in diabetic mice
    Sanaz Vakili
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Med Rep 7:211-6. 2013
    ..However, further studies using non-viral carriers are required to deliver the plasmid safely into the liver. ..
  6. doi request reprint Palmitate enhances protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) gene expression at transcriptional level in C2C12 skeletal muscle cells
    Narges Mohammadtaghvaei
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, P O Box 14115 331, Tehran, Iran
    Inflammation 34:43-8. 2011
    ..These data suggest that while palmitate treatment significantly induced PTP1B expression at the transcriptional level, the presence of an inflammatory process exerted by macrophages can augment this effect in the muscle cells...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pro12Ala polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 (PPARgamma-2) gene is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and decreased risk of type 2 diabetes in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:477-82. 2007
    ..However, this association has not been studied in Iranian subjects and we hypothesized that this variation might be associated with insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits in this population...
  8. doi request reprint Hepatic insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Biochem 42:1331-46. 2009
    ..The metabolic syndrome is a constellation of common metabolic disorders that is associated with cardiovascular disease. Insulin resistance has a central role in the pathophysiology of metabolic syndrome...
  9. doi request reprint Protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B inhibition ameliorates palmitate-induced mitochondrial dysfunction and apoptosis in skeletal muscle cells
    Gholamreza Taheripak
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1416753955, Iran
    Free Radic Biol Med 65:1435-46. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint Protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) modulates palmitate-induced cytokine production in macrophage cells
    Ahmad Nasimian
    The Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Inflamm Res 62:239-46. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of PTP1B modulation on palmitate-induced cytokine production in macrophages...
  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship between homeostasis model assessment and cardiovascular risk factors in Iranian subjects with normal fasting glucose and normal glucose tolerance
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Chim Acta 371:169-75. 2006
    ..We investigated the relationship between homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) with cardiovascular risk factors in Iranian subjects with normal fasting glucose (NFG) and normal glucose tolerance (NGT)...
  12. doi request reprint Leukocyte antigen-related inhibition attenuates palmitate-induced insulin resistance in muscle cells
    Sattar Gorgani-Firuzjaee
    Department of Biochemistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Endocrinol 215:71-7. 2012
    ..In conclusion, these results reveal that palmitate induces LAR expression in C2C12 cells. We also provided evidence that the inhibition of LAR attenuates palmitate-induced insulin resistance in myotubes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of circulating natural type 1 interferon-producing cells in HIV/GBV-C and HIV/HCV coinfected patients: a preliminary study
    Mostafa Haji Molla Hoseini
    Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Med Res 38:868-75. 2007
    ..To address the possibility of immune-modulating effects of GBV-C coinfection in HIV patients, we evaluated interferon-producing cells in HIV/GBV-C coinfected patients and compared them to HIV-infected patients...