In vitro acaricidal activity of nano-SiO2 against Hyalomma spp. ticks and its toxicity

Roghayeh Norouzi; Sakineh Irani; Farzad Katiraee; Marzie Hejazy

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 93-98

  Objective(s): The Hyalomma species of ticks is hematophagous ectoparasites and responsible for transmission of protozoan, bacterial, rickettsial and viral infection in vertebrate animals and humans. Recently, nanobiotechnology is considered as a novel approach for the control of ticks. The aim of this ...  Read More

Cytotoxic effects investigation of nanomicelle and free curcuminoids against cancer and normal cells

Elham Zendedel; Fatemeh Gheybi; Jamshidkhan Chamani; Mahmoud Reza Jaafari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 63-68

  Abstract Curcumin, which is derived from the turmeric rhizomes (curcuma longa) as a natural polyphenol, is a substantially lipophilic molecule. This commonly used substance is employed as a spice and coloring agent in food and contains potent antioxidant, as well as anti-inflammatory, and anti-proliferative ...  Read More