drug delivery
Cancer stem cells (CSCs): the blockage of metastatic and stemness properties by metal nanoparticles

Samin Shokravi; Farnoosh Ebrahimzadeh; Farnoosh Farahbod; Aref Nooraei

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2021, , Pages 304-326


  Cancer stem cells (CSCs) are comprised of hierarchically-organized subpopulations of cells with  distinguished phenotypes and tumorigenic capabilities that concrete to metastasis and cancer recurrence. According to related studies, their presence stands as the main reason of cancer associated fatalities. ...  Read More

regenerative medicine
Effects of doping metal nanoparticles in hydroxyapatite in Improving the physical and chemical properties of dental implants

Foad Tosan; Negin Rahnama; Delaram Sakhaei; Amir hossein Fathi; Amir Yari

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2021, , Pages 327-336


  There are strong proofs for the therapeutic benefits of dental implants utility in regards to the replacement of dental elements throughout the treatment of complete or partial edentulism. Many materials were used for the manufacturing of dental implants throughout the history of this field. Hydroxyapatite ...  Read More