Volume 20 (2023)
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)
Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Optimization of cultivation conditions of Candida catenulata in synthesizing acidic sophorolipid

Fariba Amiri; Alireza Habibi; Mohammad Mehdi Nourouzpour

Volume 20, Issue 3 , November 2023


  Application of agro-industrial waste as the feedstock helps to decrease the operational cost of the fermentation process. Soapstock is a by-product of vegetable oil refinery enriched fatty acids including linoleic acid has a high potential application in biosurfactant production. In this study, a dual ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Metal-Organic Frameworks in Systems of Drug Delivery: Review

Fatemeh Soltani-Tehrani; Moslem Fattahi; Mohsen Motevassel

Volume 20, Issue 1 , March 2023


  Drug delivery systems (DDSs) have become a crucial aspect of cancer therapy, and researchers are continuously striving to identify the optimal methods for targeted delivery and release of therapeutic agents. Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) have emerged as a promising class of materials for DDSs due to ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Synthesis the Bioactive Conjugates of Nisin-Xanthan through the Maillard Reaction at Moderate Temperature

Samira Kavoosi; Alireza Habibi; Kambiz Varmira; Halaleh Abdolahzadeh

Volume 20, Issue 1 , March 2023


  Nisin is a natural heat resistance preserver with wide applications in food industries. The main drawback of nisin is its weak activity against most Gram-negative bacteria. In this study, the antibacterial activities of nisin against Salmonella typhimurium, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Citrobacter freundii, ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
High-Performance Hydroxyapatite Scaffold Combined with Selenium and Reduced Graphene Oxide for Bone Regeneration Applications

Y. Beygi-Khosrowshahi; S. Zakhireh

Volume 19, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 66-76


  Bone tissue engineering requires approaches to provide a suppression/promotion environment for the bone growth. Scaffold biomaterials have profound regulatory effects on the functionality of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). In the present study, the three-component bioceramic of selenium/reduced graphene ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Synthesis and Characterization of Doxorubicin Coated with Magnetic Copolymer Polycaprolactone-Polyethylene Glycol for Use in the Cancer Treatment

Sahar Jahangiri; Leila Amirkhani; Abolfazl Akbarzadeh; Reza Hajimohammadi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 36-48


  In recent years, the development of nanoparticles has received much attention in the controlled drug release and biomedicine fields. This research aims to develop new methods for the physical modification of Fe3O4 superparamagnetic nanoparticles with polymers through the physical retention. In this study, ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Electrospun Acellular Heart ECM for Cardiac Tissue Engineering

Sh. mashayekhiyan; M. Jahanshahi; M. Jafarkhani; K. Entezari; M. Niazi; H. Kabir

Volume 18, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 3-15


   Electrospun nanofiber is one of the promising alternatives for use in tissue engineering and drug delivery due to its controllable characteristics. However, choosing an appropriate biomaterial for a specific tissue regeneration plays a significant role in fabricating functional tissue-engineered ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Designing a glycemic control strategy to maintain glucose homeostasis and prevent hypoglycemia for subjects with type 1 diabetes

A. Rafie Lak; O. Vahidi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 34-52

  This paper presents using the fractional PImDn controller module which manipulates insulin infusion rate to maintain normoglycemia in subjects with type 1 diabetes. To prevent severe hypoglycemia, a conventional proportional controller is used to regulate glucagon infusion rate when the blood glucose ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Assessment of effective factors on bacterial oxidation of ferrous iron by focusing on sweetening natural gas

A. Zabihollahpoor; P. Hejazi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 18-34

  In this study, the effects of some factors on bacterial growth and ferrous oxidation rates were investigated by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidan in 250 ml shake flasks. One factor at a time (OFAT) design approach was used for preliminary evaluation of various factors affecting the process, such as pH, initial ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Induced tissue cell death by magnetic nanoparticle hyperthermia for cancer treatment: an in silico study

M. Saeedi; O. Vahidi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 59-79

  In this paper, we simulate magnetic hyperthermia process on a mathematical phantom model representing cancer tumor and its surrounding healthy tissues. The temperature distribution throughout the phantom model is obtained by solving the bio-heat equations and the consequent cell death amount is calculated ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Transdermal Delivery of Desmopressin Acetate from Water-in- Oil Nano/submicron Emulsion Systems

Arezou Soroushnia; Fariba Ganji; Seyed Mojtaba Taghizadeh

Volume 13, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 1-13

  Desmopressin acetate is a potent synthetic peptide hormone. A more acceptable route of Desmopressin acetate is a potent synthetic peptide hormone. That is administered via parenteral, intranasal, and oral routes. A more acceptable route of administration with potentially good bioavailability could be ...  Read More

Reaction Engineering, Kinetics and Catalysts,
Effect of electrokinetic on biodegradation of fluorene and phenanthrene in soil

B. Mokhtarani; S. Babaei; H.R. Mortaheb; K. Tabar Heidar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 71-79

  Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) are toxic, mutagenic, and carcinogenic compounds. Removal of these compounds has a great importance for environment. Removal of PAHs from soil is difficult as these chemicals are persistent in the soil. In this research, bioremediation of soil contaminated by (PAH) ...  Read More

Modeling and Simulation
A three-dimensional mathematical model for drug delivery from drug-eluting stents

P. Darvishi; S. M. Salehi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 15-27

  Current drug-eluting stent (DES) technology is not optimized with regard to the pharmacokinetics of drug release, more research on the drug-eluting stent design and flux of drug release to the arterial wall is necessary. Considering a three-dimensional (3D) cylindrical mathematical model, a novel free ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Functionalized Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles as a Novel Antioxidant Delivery System
Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 93-100

  Antioxidants have an important role in control and prevention of dangerous diseases like cancers, but instability and high solubility of the antioxidants are major challenges of pharmaceutical researchers. Thus, using a suitable carrier for an antioxidant can enhance the antioxidant stability and protect ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Biological Conversion of Normal Chain Octadecane by Native Microbial Consortia

F. Ghavipanjeh*; M. Pazouki; Z. Ziaei Rad; A. Hosseinnia

Volume 12, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 50-58

  "> Long-chain alkanes are a major constituent of crude oils and their conversions into other compounds are of interest depending on the specific application. Here, five native microbial consortia obtained from petroleum polluted sites were examined for biological conversion of n-octadecane as a representative ...  Read More

Transport Phenomena,
Experimental Study and CFD Modeling of the Ohmic Heating Process in a Static Two-Phase Biosolid – Liquid System

M. Keshavarz Moraveji*; E. Ghaderi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 75-87

  The effective parameters on Ohmic heating in static system containing biosolid-water were studied. The effects of distribution of particles, salinity and electric field strength on electrical conductivity, profiles of temperature, heat generation have been investigated. The experimental data verification ...  Read More

Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering
Assessment of Bioavailability of Crude Oil in Three Different Agricultural Soils

P. Shahsavarzadeh-Jangi; S. A. Shojaosadati; S. Hashemi-Najafabadi; S. M. Mousavi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 3-12

  orption ofcontaminants in soil and sequestration in soil particles is a process, the mechanisms of which are not well understood as yet. The aim of this study was to investigate sequestration and bioavailability of crude oil as a contaminant in three different soils. For this purpose, three different ...  Read More

Biomedical and Biotechnology,
Anticancer and Antioxidant Properties of Ag NPs Coated with BSA NPs

M. Azizi; H. Ghourchian; F. Yazdian; F. Dashtestani

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 22-29

  "> There has been considerable interest in developing albumin nanoparticles as drug delivery devices. Albumin is an important endogenous antioxidant due to its potential of acting as reactive oxygen species scavenger. On the other hand, toxicity of silver nanoparticles had been demonstrated on cancer ...  Read More