1. On the Benefit of Nanocurcumin on Aluminium Phosphide-induced Cardiotoxicity in a Rat Model

Nahid Fakhraei; Reza Hashemibakhsh; Seyed Mahdi Rezayat; Amir Hossein Abdolghafari; Mahmoud Reza Jaafari; Faiza Mumtaz; Seyedeh Ellaheh Mousavi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 111-121


  Objectives: Cardiotoxicity is considered the primary cause of death in aluminum phosphide (ALP)-poisoned cases. Curcumin, the active ingredient of turmeric, is a potent protective polyphenol compound against cardiac diseases including cardiotoxicity. This study aimed to examine the probable cardioprotection ...  Read More

2. Nanocurcumine Ameliorates Lipopolysaccharide-induced Depressive-like Behavior in Mice

Nahid Fakhraei; Seyyedeh Elaheh Mousavi; Seyed Pouyan Pishva; Seyed Mahdi Rezayat; Fatemeh Mohammadi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 58-64


  Objective(s): Curcumin, a plant alkaloid from Curcuma longa, possess antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Recently, the antidepressant activities of curcumin were reported. Nevertheless, bioavailability of curcumin limits its therapeutic utility. Nanotechnology is a developing field that potentially ...  Read More