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The prevalence of iron deficiency anaemia in female medical students in Tehran.
INTRODUCTION Female adolescents and adults are among the population groups who are most affected by iron deficiency. Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of iron deficiencyExpand
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The Role of Metformin Response in Lipid Metabolism in Patients with Recent-Onset Type 2 Diabetes: HbA1c Level as a Criterion for Designating Patients as Responders or Nonresponders to Metformin
Background In this study, we investigated whether response to metformin, the most frequently drug for diabetes treatment, influences the therapeutic effects of antilipidemic medication in newlyExpand
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Polymorphism of the CLDN5 gene and Schizophrenia in an Iranian Population
Abstract Background The gene coding claudin (CLDN5) is located on 22q11. Since the proteins of CLDN5 family are a ma-jor component for barrier-forming tight junctions, it may be important to testExpand
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Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO-1 Lipopolysaccharide-Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine: Preparation, Characterization and Immunogenicity
Background: Treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO-1 infections through immunological means has been proved to be efficient and protective. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to produce aExpand
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Isolation and characterization of Leucine dehydrogenase from a thermophilic Citrobacter freundii JK-91strain Isolated from Jask Port
Background and objectives Leucine dehydrogenase (LeuDH; EC 1.4.1.9) belongs to the amino acid dehydrogenase family and isused as a biocatalyst in medical and pharmaceutical industries (1). This studyExpand
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Paraoxonase 1 (PON1)-L55M among common variants in the coding region of the paraoxonase gene family may contribute to the glycemic control in type 2 diabetes.
OBJECTIVE Genome studies have shown that the genes encoding paraoxonase 1 (PON1) and PON2 are associated with glucose metabolism. The goal of this study was to simultaneously evaluate the associationExpand
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Response surface methodology to optimize partition and purification of two recombinant oxidoreductase enzymes, glucose dehydrogenase and d-galactose dehydrogenase in aqueous two-phase systems.
Oxidoreductases are an important family of enzymes that are used in many biotechnological processes. An experimental design was applied to optimize partition and purification of two recombinantExpand
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Recombinant d-galactose dehydrogenase partitioning in aqueous two-phase systems: effect of pH and concentration of PEG and ammonium sulfate
Backgroundd-Galactose dehydrogenase (GalDH; EC 1.1.1.48) belongs to the family of oxidoreductases that catalyzes the reaction of β-d-galactopyranose in the presence of NAD+ to d-galacto-1,5-lactoneExpand
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Synergistic induction of cardiomyocyte differentiation from human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells by interleukin 1β and 5-azacytidine
Abstract Interleukin-1β (IL-1β) is a cytokine protein expressed by cardiomyocyte in myocardial damage-associated inflammation. Although several methods are currently available for treatment of heartExpand
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Immunogenicity comparison of conjugate vaccines composed of alginate and lipopolysaccharide of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bound to diphtheria toxoid
Background and Objectives Treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections is greatly hampered by innate and acquired antibiotic resistance. The goal of this study was to compure the immunogenicity ofExpand
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