Experts and Doctors on humans in Tehrān, Iran

Summary

Locale: Tehrān, Iran
Topic: humans

Top Publications

  1. Azizi F. The safety and efficacy of antithyroid drugs. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2006;5:107-16 pubmed
  2. Salour H, Eshaghi M, Abrishami M, Bagheri A, Aletaha M. Complications of hydroxyapatite pegging: comparison between polycarbonate and titanium peg system. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2007;17:408-12 pubmed
    ..For better movement, tissue tolerance, and to decrease the complications of pegging, titanium peg system has been used. This study compares the two systems...
  3. Hadavi V, Taromchi A, Malekpour M, Gholami B, Law H, Almadani N, et al. Elucidating the spectrum of alpha-thalassemia mutations in Iran. Haematologica. 2007;92:992-3 pubmed
    ..These findings can contribute to a wider understanding of this disorder. ..
  4. Tavoli A, Mohagheghi M, Montazeri A, Roshan R, Tavoli Z, Omidvari S. Anxiety and depression in patients with gastrointestinal cancer: does knowledge of cancer diagnosis matter?. BMC Gastroenterol. 2007;7:28 pubmed
    ..It seems that the cultural issues and the way we provide information for cancer patients play important role in their improved or decreased psychological well-being. ..
  5. Gilani M, Behnamfar F, Zamani F, Zamani N. Frequency of different types of ovarian cancer in Vali-e-Asr Hospital (Tehran University of Medical Sciences) 2001-2003. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007;10:3026-8 pubmed
    ..Of course in younger patients we can predict more probability of germ cell tumors with more localized disease and better prognosis. ..
  6. Hajsadeghi S, Fereshtehnejad S, Pourshirmohammadi Sabzevari M, Khamseh M, Noohi F. Renal artery stenosis in hypertensive patients with or without type 2 diabetes: a comparative magnetic resonance angiography study. Arch Iran Med. 2009;12:250-5 pubmed
    ..8%, respectively (P=0.402). However, there was a significant association between the age and renal artery stenosis (P=0.023). Diabetes mellitus was not associated with the increased prevalence of renal artery stenosis in our study. ..
  7. Falavarjani K, Modarres M, Nazari H. Therapeutic effect of bevacizumab injected into the silicone oil in eyes with neovascular glaucoma after vitrectomy for advanced diabetic retinopathy. Eye (Lond). 2010;24:717-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Intra-silicone injection of bevacizumab is effective in the treatment of patients with INV and NVG after vitrectomy for advanced proliferative diabetic retinopathy. ..
  8. Hashemi S, Ranjbar M, Hajilooi M, Seif Rabiei M, Bolandi M, Moghimi J. Seroprevalence of Immunoglobulin G antibodies against pertussis toxin among asymptomatic medical students in the west of Iran: a cross sectional study. BMC Infect Dis. 2009;9:58 pubmed publisher
    ..A booster dose of acellular pertussis vaccine may be indicated in Iranian, medical students regarding their serologic conditions and outstanding role in health care systems. ..
  9. Yadegar A, Sattari M, Mozafari N, Goudarzi G. Prevalence of the genes encoding aminoglycoside-modifying enzymes and methicillin resistance among clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus in Tehran, Iran. Microb Drug Resist. 2009;15:109-13 pubmed publisher
    ..05). In conclusion, because of the high rate of aminoglycoside resistance among S. aureus clinical isolates observed in this study, periodic surveillance on the resistance prevalence should be performed. ..

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  1. Notash A, Salimi J, Ramezanali F, Sheikhvatan M, Habibi G. Clinical features, diagnostic approach, and therapeutic outcome in myasthenia gravis patients with thymectomy. Acta Neurol Taiwan. 2009;18:21-5 pubmed
    ..6%. Regarding to high one year mortality rate of thymectomy in patients of MG in this study, the assessment of the factors related to the mortality and outcome of patients who underwent thymectomy in Iran are necessary. ..
  2. Kheirandish P, SeyedAlinaghi S, Jahani M, Shirzad H, Seyed Ahmadian M, Majidi A, et al. Prevalence and correlates of hepatitis C infection among male injection drug users in detention, Tehran, Iran. J Urban Health. 2009;86:902-8 pubmed publisher
  3. Isaian A, Bogdanova N, Houshmand M, Movahadi M, Aghamohammadi A, Agamohammadi A, et al. BAK, BAX, and NBK/BIK proapoptotic gene alterations in Iranian patients with ataxia telangiectasia. J Clin Immunol. 2010;30:132-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was designed to study the role of proapoptotic BAK, BAX, and NBK/BIK genes in a group of patients with AT to elucidate the possible role of these genes in progression of malignancies in this disease...
  4. Safa M, Kazemi A, Zaker F, Razmkhah F. Cyclic AMP-induced p53 destabilization is independent of EPAC in pre-B acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells in vitro. J Recept Signal Transduct Res. 2011;31:256-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Our studies demonstrate that cAMP-PKA pathway regulates the sensitivity toward DNA-damaging agents via inhibition of a p53-dependent pathway in B-cell precursor ALL (BCP-ALL) cells. ..
  5. Mohammadinia M, Rahmani S, Eslami G, Ghassemi Broumand M, Aghazadh Amiri M, Aghaie G, et al. Contact lens disinfecting solutions antibacterial efficacy: comparison between clinical isolates and the standard ISO ATCC strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus. Eye (Lond). 2012;26:327-30 pubmed publisher
    ..aeruginosa and S. aureus, their efficacy may be insufficient against clinical isolates of these organisms. ..
  6. Shantiaee Y, Mahjour F, Dianat O. Efficacy comparison of periapical infiltration injection of dexamethasone, morphine and placebo for postoperative endodontic pain. Int Dent J. 2012;62:74-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of periapical infiltration injection of dexamethasone and morphine in reducing postoperative endodontic pain...
  7. Karami Tehrani F, Moeinifard M, Aghaei M, Atri M. Evaluation of PDE5 and PDE9 expression in benign and malignant breast tumors. Arch Med Res. 2012;43:470-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study to show that PDE5 and PDE9 expression levels are higher in malignant breast tumors than those of normal and benign breast tissue. ..
  8. Amin A, Mahmoudi E, Navid H, Chitsazan M. Is chronic sildenafil therapy safe and clinically beneficial in patients with systolic heart failure?. Congest Heart Fail. 2013;19:99-103 pubmed publisher
    ..Sildenafil is well tolerated in left heart failure patients and does not decrease blood pressure. It can be safely added to standard heart failure therapy. ..
  9. Rakhshani M, Mohammad K, Zeraati H, Nourijelyani K, Hashemi H, Fotouhi A. Analysis of familial aggregation in total, against-the-rule, with-the-rule, and oblique astigmatism by conditional and marginal models in the Tehran eye study. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. 2012;19:397-401 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose was to determine the familial aggregation of the total, against-the-rule (ATR), with-the-rule (WTR), and oblique astigmatism by conditional and marginal models in the Tehran Eye Study...
  10. Montazeri M, Sadeghi K, Khalili H, Davoudi S. Fever and psychosis as an early presentation of Brucella-associated meningoencephalitis: a case report. Med Princ Pract. 2013;22:506-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Early diagnosis and treatment of neurobrucellosis will be helpful in decreasing the sequelae of this complication. ..
  11. Bayat N, Farashi S, Hafezi Nejad N, Faramarzi N, Ashki M, Vakili S, et al. Novel mutations responsible for α-thalassemia in Iranian families. Hemoglobin. 2013;37:148-59 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, considerations of its role in combination with other mutations, and the possibility of causing Hb H (β4) are yet to be studied. ..
  12. Ghadiri M, Nourmohammadi I, Fasihi Ramandi M, Moazen Zadeh E. Association involving serotonin transporter gene linked polymorphic region and bipolar disorder type 1 in Iranian population. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 2016;8:92-7 pubmed publisher
    ..06-2.11). Our statistically significant results suggest that the role of 5HTTLPR in the pathogenesis of BP-1 needs to be clarified by further scrutiny in Iranian population and other populations of Near East. ..
  13. Ghiasi M, Arjmand N, Boroushaki M, Farahmand F. Investigation of trunk muscle activities during lifting using a multi-objective optimization-based model and intelligent optimization algorithms. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2016;54:431-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The proposed methodology is thought to provide improved estimations for muscle activities by considering the spinal stability and incorporating the in vivo intradiscal pressure data. ..
  14. Safara F. Cumulant-based trapezoidal basis selection for heart sound classification. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2015;53:1153-64 pubmed publisher
    ..The promising results achieved indicate the capabilities of HOC of wavelet packet coefficients to capture nonlinear characteristics of the heart sounds to be used for basis selection. ..
  15. Nargesi A, Heidari B, Esteghamati S, Hafezi Nejad N, Sheikhbahaei S, Pajouhi A, et al. Contribution of vitamin D deficiency to the risk of coronary heart disease in subjects with essential hypertension. Atherosclerosis. 2016;244:165-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Addition of serum 25-Hydroxy-Vitamin-D to CHD risk-estimation models may have additive values. ..
  16. Pakzad Y, Ganji F. Thermosensitive hydrogel for periodontal application: in vitro drug release, antibacterial activity and toxicity evaluation. J Biomater Appl. 2016;30:919-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Cytotoxicity evaluations show that chitosan/gelatin/β-glycerolphosphate thermosensitive hydrogel is a drug carrier with no cytotoxic effects. ..
  17. Sharifi A, Bagherzadeh K, Golestanian S, Amanlou M. Structure-Based Virtual Screening for Defeating Drug Resistant Form of EGFR Protein. Comb Chem High Throughput Screen. 2016;19:228-37 pubmed
    ..Selecting this compound can be explained by the oxamic acid part of molecule. Hence, administration of Axitirome or other compounds which contain oxamic acid is suggested in cases with EGFR T790M/L858R drug resistance. ..
  18. Ramezanali F, Ashrafi M, Hemat M, Arabipoor A, Jalali S, Moini A. Assisted reproductive outcomes in women with different polycystic ovary syndrome phenotypes: the predictive value of anti-Müllerian hormone. Reprod Biomed Online. 2016;32:503-12 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrated that AMH concentration is related to PCO morphology but not predictive for CPR and live birth rate. ..
  19. Khalesi N, Khosravi N, Ranjbar A, Godarzi Z, Karimi A. The effectiveness of earmuffs on the physiologic and behavioral stability in preterm infants. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;98:43-47 pubmed publisher
    ..38 ± 0.47 versus 4.8 ± 0.97, p < 0.05). The results indicated that using the earmuffs reduces the level of noise in NICUs following by improving the preterm neonates' physiological stability and behavioral states of ABSS. ..
  20. Braun D, Rao J, Mollet G, Schapiro D, Daugeron M, Tan W, et al. Mutations in KEOPS-complex genes cause nephrotic syndrome with primary microcephaly. Nat Genet. 2017;49:1529-1538 pubmed publisher
    ..We thus identified four new monogenic causes of GAMOS, describe a link between KEOPS function and human disease, and delineate potential pathogenic mechanisms. ..
  21. Ahmadi N. Using morphometry of the larval rostellar hooks to distinguish Iranian strains of Echinococcus granulosus. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2004;98:211-20 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that larval-hook morphology is a valid method for identifying E. granulosus strains in Iran, and one that is potentially useful for epidemiological studies...
  22. Janani A, Fayaz A, Simani S, Farahtaj F, Eslami N, Howaizi N, et al. Epidemiology and control of rabies in Iran. Dev Biol (Basel). 2008;131:207-11 pubmed
    ..Because of the potential feasibility of oral rabies vaccination, this team has proposed a pilot study to evaluate the use of an oral rabies vaccine for vaccination of wildlife to control rabies in Iran. ..
  23. Ahmadi N, Damraj F. A field evaluation of formalin-gasoline technique in the concentration of stool for detection of intestinal parasites. Parasitol Res. 2009;104:553-7 pubmed publisher
  24. Rahimi Movaghar A, Razaghi E, Sahimi Izadian E, Amin Esmaeili M. HIV, hepatitis C virus, and hepatitis B virus co-infections among injecting drug users in Tehran, Iran. Int J Infect Dis. 2010;14:e28-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Since co-infection increases the morbidity and mortality of all infections, the observed level of co-infection in the high number of IDUs in Iran necessitates a serious comprehensive response. ..
  25. Ahmadi F, Naseri R, Lessan Pezeshki M. Relation of magnesium level to cyclosporine and metabolic complications in renal transplant recipients. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2009;20:766-9 pubmed
    ..In conclusion according to the results of this study there is a significant correlation between cyclosporine and hypomagnesemia. Therefore, routine measurement of serum Mg and its treatment seems necessary to prevent its complications. ..
  26. Fahimi D, Mohajeri S, Hajizadeh N, Madani A, Esfahani S, Ataei N, et al. Comparison between fractional excretions of urea and sodium in children with acute kidney injury. Pediatr Nephrol. 2009;24:2409-12 pubmed publisher
    ..8% of the PRF group (P<0.05). Cutoff values of 30% and 1.6% were reached for FEUN and FENa, respectively. In conclusion, FEUN <35% had higher sensitivity and specificity than FENa <1% for differentiation of PRF from IRF. ..
  27. Ghods A. Ethical issues and living unrelated donor kidney transplantation. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2009;3:183-91 pubmed
    ..Unfortunately, due to lack of interest and expertise in health authorities, the number of serious ethical failures is also increasing in this transplantation model. ..
  28. Memarian A, Hojjat Farsangi M, Asgarian Omran H, Younesi V, Jeddi Tehrani M, Sharifian R, et al. Variation in WNT genes expression in different subtypes of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2009;50:2061-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate up-regulation of many members of the WNT gene family in CLL suggesting involvement of the Wnt canonical and/or noncanonical signaling pathways in CLL tumorigenesis. ..
  29. Shahcheraghi F, Nikbin V, Feizabadi M. Identification and genetic characterization of metallo-beta-lactamase-producing strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Tehran, Iran. New Microbiol. 2010;33:243-8 pubmed
    ..blaVIM-1 was the main gene encoding MBL among the isolates of P aeruginosa in our study. Clonal spread of isolates containing blaVIM-1 had occurred at Tehran hospitals. However, heterogeneous clones also were involved in the outbreaks. ..
  30. Farokhashtiani T, Mirabzadeh A, Olad Nabi M, Magham Z, Khorshid H, Najmabadi H, et al. Reversion of the human calreticulin gene promoter to the ancestral type as a result of a novel psychosis-associated mutation. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2011;35:541-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that CALR is not only a promising candidate in the spectrum of psychoses, but also, a gene that may be important in the human-unique brain processes. ..
  31. Kanavi M, Javadi M, Chamani T, Javadi A. Screening of donated whole globes for photorefractive keratectomy. Cornea. 2011;30:1260-3 pubmed publisher
  32. Jabari H, Sami R, Fakhri M, Kiani A. Different protocols for cryobiopsy versus forceps biopsy in diagnosis of patients with endobronchial tumors. Pneumologia. 2012;61:230-3 pubmed
    ..This study confirmed safety and feasibility of cryobiopsy. Additionally, combination of sampling with two different cold induction timings would significantly increase sensitivity of this emerging technique.. ..
  33. Khatami M. Ischemic nephropathy: more than a simple renal artery narrowing. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2013;7:82-100 pubmed
    ..Nonetheless, finding these patients is critical and need more randomized trials to show who mostly benefit from revascularization and when it may save the kidney...
  34. Hejazi S, Ahangari G, Deezagi A. Alternative Viewpoint Against Breast Cancer Based on Selective Serotonin Receptors 5HTR3A and 5HTR2A Antagonists that can Mediate Apoptosis in MCF-7 Cell Line. Curr Drug Discov Technol. 2015;12:240-9 pubmed
    ..36% in Ketanserin 25µmoll(-1) concentration). Therefore, the use of tropisetron and ketanserin as an antagonist of serotonin receptor may be as new approaches are recommended for the treatment of breast cancer cells. ..
  35. Farmani F, Moein M, Amanzadeh A, Kandelous H, Ehsanpour Z, Salimi M. Antiproliferative Evaluation and Apoptosis Induction in MCF- 7 Cells by Ziziphus spina christi Leaf Extracts. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2016;17:315-21 pubmed
    ..However, further in-depth studies are needed to confirm the precise mechanisms. ..
  36. Sanei Taheri M, Abolghasemi R, Haghighatkhah H, Taziki O, Arab Ahmadi M, Behnam B, et al. Renal Artery Microaneurysm in a Woman With Amyloidosis. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2016;10:94-6 pubmed
    ..The feeding artery to the pseudoaneurysm was completely ligated by an interventional radiologist. The subsequent histopathological report of the kidney revealed amyloidosis. ..
  37. Radaei P, Mashayekhan S, Vakilian S. Modeling and optimization of gelatin-chitosan micro-carriers preparation for soft tissue engineering: Using Response Surface Methodology. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2017;75:545-553 pubmed publisher
    ..Such gelatin-chitosan MCs may be considered as a promising candidate for injectable tissue engineering scaffolds, supporting attachment and proliferation of hUCMSCs. ..
  38. Raeyat Doost E, Heiran M, Movahedi M, Mirafzal A. Ultrasound-guided interscalene nerve block vs procedural sedation by propofol and fentanyl for anterior shoulder dislocations. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:1435-1439 pubmed publisher
    ..However, since pain scores may be lower using PSA, this method may be preferred by many physicians in some other situations. ..
  39. Tabrizi R, Behnia H, Taherian S, Hesami N. What Are the Incidence and Factors Associated With Implant Fracture?. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017;75:1866-1872 pubmed publisher
    ..54) versus cemented crowns. According to this study, conical implants and screw-retained prostheses may have lower survival rates due to implant fracture. ..
  40. Khamooshi A, Kashfi F, Hoseini S, Tabatabaei M, Javadpour H, Noohi F. Anticoagulation for prosthetic heart valves in pregnancy. Is there an answer?. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2007;15:493-6 pubmed
    ..Heparin is a less effective anticoagulant resulting in more maternal complications, but it is more protective of the fetus. ..
  41. Meshkat Z, Soleimanjahi H, Mahmoudi M, Hassan Z, Mirshahabi H, Meshkat M, et al. CTL responses to a DNA vaccine encoding E7 gene of human papillomavirus type 16 from an Iranian isolate. Iran J Immunol. 2008;5:82-91 pubmed
    ..005) after in vivo immunization in the mouse system. The developed vaccine may be promising as an anti-cancer vaccine...
  42. Fahham N, Sardari S, Ostad S, Vaziri B, Ghahremani M. C-terminal domain of p16(INK4a) is adequate in inducing cell cycle arrest, growth inhibition and CDK4/6 interaction similar to the full length protein in HT-1080 fibrosarcoma cells. J Cell Biochem. 2010;111:1598-606 pubmed publisher
    ..Identification of p16 minimum functional domain can be of benefit to the future peptidomimetic drug design as well as gene transfer for cancer therapy. ..
  43. Aghaee Bakhtiari S, Arefian E, Naderi M, Noorbakhsh F, Nodouzi V, Asgari M, et al. MAPK and JAK/STAT pathways targeted by miR-23a and miR-23b in prostate cancer: computational and in vitro approaches. Tumour Biol. 2015;36:4203-12 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest the probability of utilizing miR-23a and miR-23b as therapeutic targets for the treatment of prostate cancer. ..
  44. Kelishadi R, Bahreynian M, Heshmat R, Motlagh M, Djalalinia S, Naji F, et al. Accuracy of Blood Pressure-to-Height Ratio to Define Elevated Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents: The CASPIAN-IV Study. Pediatr Cardiol. 2016;37:378-85 pubmed publisher
    ..90-0.97) and pre-HTN (AUC 0.70-0.83). Two indexes of SBPHR and DBPHR are considered as valid, simple, inexpensive, and accurate tools to diagnose pre-HTN and HTN in pediatric age group. ..
  45. Mozafari M, Shimoda M, Urbanska A, Laurent S. Ultrasound-targeted microbubble destruction: toward a new strategy for diabetes treatment. Drug Discov Today. 2016;21:540-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, we introduce the salient features of this approach, the hurdles that must be overcome, the hopes associated with it and practical constraints to develop this method for diabetes treatment. ..
  46. Azizi F, Hedayati M. Thyroid function in breast-fed infants whose mothers take high doses of methimazole. J Endocrinol Invest. 2002;25:493-6 pubmed
    ..03, 0.034 and 0.035 microg/ml in the other 3 infants. We conclude that the treatment of hyperthyroid lactating mothers with doses of 20-30 mg MMI day does not cause deleterious effects on thyroid function of their breast-fed infants. ..
  47. Jalalirad M, Houshmand M, Mirfakhraie R, Goharbari M, Mirzajani F. First study of CF mutations in the CFTR gene of Iranian patients: detection of DeltaF508, G542X, W1282X, A120T, R117H, and R347H mutations. J Trop Pediatr. 2004;50:359-61 pubmed
    ..Our findings suggest heterogeneity in the Iranian population, stressing the need to draw attention to sequence analysis in order to find population-specific mutations. ..
  48. Mohamadnejad M, Malekzadeh R, Nasseri Moghaddam S, Hagh Azali S, Rakhshani N, Tavangar S, et al. Impact of immunosuppressive treatment on liver fibrosis in autoimmune hepatitis. Dig Dis Sci. 2005;50:547-51 pubmed
    ..Fibrosis commonly improves after immunosuppressive treatment in AIH. ALT-to-platelet ratio can predict accurately the presence of significant fibrosis and cirrhosis in AIH. ..
  49. Amiri A, Noorbala A, Nejatisafa A, Ghoreishi A, Derakhshan M, Khodaie Ardakani M, et al. Efficacy of selegiline add on therapy to risperidone in the treatment of the negative symptoms of schizophrenia: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study. Hum Psychopharmacol. 2008;23:79-86 pubmed
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effect of selegiline added to risperidone as augmentation therapy in patients with chronic schizophrenia and prominent negative symptoms in an 8 week, double blind and randomized clinical trial...
  50. Ali Z, Khadije D, Elahe A, Mohammad M, Fateme Z, Narges Z. Prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum comparison of betadine, erythromycin and no prophylaxis. J Trop Pediatr. 2007;53:388-92 pubmed
    ..On the whole, 9% of the infected newborns were from group A, 18.4% from group B and 22.4% from group C. It was concluded that 2.5% sterile betadine eye drops had a pronounced effect on ophthalmia neonatorum (p = 0.030)...
  51. Zamani F, Shakeri R, Eslami S, Razavi S, Basi A. Hydroxyurea therapy in 49 patients with major beta-thalassemia. Arch Iran Med. 2009;12:295-7 pubmed
    ..We did not encounter any malignancies including leukemia in the five-year follow-up. ..
  52. Kalantari E, Bandehpour M, Pazoki R, Taghipoor Lailabadi N, Khazan H, Mosaffa N, et al. Application of recombinant Echinococcus granulosus antigen B to ELISA kits for diagnosing hydatidosis. Parasitol Res. 2010;106:847-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The sensitivity of 91.66% and specificity of 97.22% were determined by homemade kit...
  53. Parvaneh N, Mamishi S, Rezaei A, Rezaei N, Tamizifar B, Parvaneh L, et al. Characterization of 11 new cases of leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 with seven novel mutations in the ITGB2 gene. J Clin Immunol. 2010;30:756-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Definitive molecular diagnosis is valuable for genetic counseling and prenatal diagnosis. Regarding clinical presentations, it seems that omphalitis is the most consistent finding seen in LAD I infants. ..
  54. Ranjbar M, Rahmani E, Nooriamiri A, Gholami H, Golmohamadi A, Barati H, et al. High prevalence of multidrug-resistant strains of Vibrio cholerae, in a cholera outbreak in Tehran-Iran, during June-September 2008. Trop Doct. 2010;40:214-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Results suggests an increase in resistance of V. cholerae to several antibiotics. Ciprofloxacin can still be used as first-line treatment of cholera in this region. ..
  55. Ameri A, Jafari A, Anvari F, Rezvan J, Fard M. Simplified use of suture fixation associated with lateral rectus myectomy in management of complete third nerve palsy. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2010;47 Online:e1-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Three patients underwent this technique. Horizontal alignment was satisfactory postoperatively. ..
  56. Alatab S, Hossein Nezhad A, Mirzaei K, Mokhtari F, Shariati G, Najmafshar A. Inflammatory profile, age of onset, and the MTHFR polymorphism in patients with multiple sclerosis. J Mol Neurosci. 2011;44:6-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies are needed to elucidate the underlying mechanisms. ..
  57. Derakhshandeh Peykar P, Alivi J, Hossein Nezhad A, Hosseinnejad A, Rautenstrauss B, Vesal R, et al. High frequency of mutations in the PIK3CA gene helical and kinase coding regions in a group of Iranian patients with high-grade glioblastomas: five novel mutations. J Neurogenet. 2011;25:189-94 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, mutation detection in PIK3CA in patients with a high degree of malignancy and early age at diagnosis should be included in molecular diagnostic protocols, also with regard to possible upcoming therapies. ..
  58. Nassiri I, Masoudi Nejad A, Jalili M, Moeini A. Nonparametric simulation of signal transduction networks with semi-synchronized update. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e39643 pubmed publisher
    ..The model is also capable of incorporating perturbations. The model was validated on four signaling networks showing that it can effectively uncover the activity levels and trends of response during signal transduction process. ..
  59. Tavakoli M, Bagheri A, Faraz M, Salehirad S, Roghaee S. Orbital cellulitis as a complication of mandibular odontogenic infection. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;29:e5-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the patient underwent combined dental and orbital surgery to drain the abscess. Following the surgery, the patient's clinical signs and symptoms resolved completely. ..
  60. Sadati N, Jenett Siems K, Siems K, Ardekani M, Hadjiakhoondi A, Akbarzadeh T, et al. Major constituents and cytotoxic effects of Ajuga chamaecistus ssp. tomentella. Z Naturforsch C. 2012;67:275-81 pubmed
    ..The results of this study suggest that melilotoside, phenylethyl glycosides, and phytoecdysteroids are the main constituents of the n-butanolic fraction of Ajuga chamaecistus ssp. tomentella...
  61. Esteghamati A, Eskandari D, Mirmiranpour H, Noshad S, Mousavizadeh M, Hedayati M, et al. Effects of metformin on markers of oxidative stress and antioxidant reserve in patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: a randomized clinical trial. Clin Nutr. 2013;32:179-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Escalation in LCAT or PON activities did not differ between the two groups (p = 0.199 and 0.843 respectively). Use of metformin is more effective in reducing oxidative stress compared with lifestyle modification alone. ..
  62. Hosseini M, Tonekaboni S, Papari E, Bahman I, Behjati F, Kahrizi K, et al. A novel mutation in MCPH1 gene in an Iranian family with primary microcephaly. J Pak Med Assoc. 2012;62:1244-7 pubmed
    ..According to this pattern of allele sharing and also the cytogenetic findings, mutation screening of Microcephalin gene was performed and subsequent sequencing revealed a novel mutation in Microcephalin gene. ..
  63. Bazarganipour F, Ziaei S, Montazeri A, Foroozanfard F, Kazemnejad A, Faghihzadeh S. Psychological investigation in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2013;11:141 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present study was to estimate the prevalence of mood disorders and examine a range of predictors for psychological well-being among Iranian women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  64. Bazmara H, Soltani M, Sefidgar M, Bazargan M, Mousavi Naeenian M, Rahmim A. Blood flow and endothelial cell phenotype regulation during sprouting angiogenesis. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2016;54:547-58 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, this study shows that inhibition of intracellular signaling molecules, solely or in pairs, blocks angiogenic-signaling pathways and can be used to inhibit angiogenesis. ..
  65. Motamed N, Razmjou S, Hemmasi G, Maadi M, Zamani F. Lipid accumulation product and metabolic syndrome: a population-based study in northern Iran, Amol. J Endocrinol Invest. 2016;39:375-82 pubmed publisher
    ..LAP has a strong and reliable diagnostic accuracy for MetS in Iranian population in the north of Iran. LAP showed a better predictability than other obesity indexes assessed in the present study. ..
  66. Asadian M, Sadeghi J, Rastegar Lari A, Razavi S, Hasannejad Bibalan M, Talebi M. Antimicrobial resistance pattern and genetic correlation in Enterococcus faecium isolated from healthy volunteers. Microb Pathog. 2016;92:54-59 pubmed publisher
    ..This study showed no prevalence of Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci (VRE) and high degrees of diversity among normal flora isolates by genotyping using PFGE. ..
  67. Mostafavi S, Ebrahimi A, Sadat S, Davari Tanha F, Aghasadeghi M, Bahramali G, et al. Impact of null genotypes of GSTT1 and GSTM1 with uterine leiomyoma risk in Iranian population. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2016;42:434-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data support the involvement of GSTM1 and GSTT1 in uterine leiomyoma liability, and especially its role as a genetic factor in the occurrence of this disease. ..
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