Liposome: classification, preparation, and applications
- A. Akbarzadeh, Rogaie Rezaei-Sadabady, Kazem Nejati-Koshki
- Biology, ChemistryNanoscale Research Letters
- 22 February 2013
This paper summarizes exclusively scalable techniques and focuses on strengths and limitations in respect to industrial applicability and regulatory requirements concerning liposomal drug formulations based on FDA and EMEA documents.
Dendrimers: synthesis, applications, and properties
A variety of dendrimers exist, and each has biological properties such as polyvalency, self-assembling, electrostatic interactions, chemical stability, low cytotoxicity, and solubility that make them a good choice in the medical field.
PLGA-based nanoparticles as cancer drug delivery systems.
- Fatemeh Sadat Tabatabaei Mirakabad, Kazem Nejati-Koshki, S. Joo
- Biology, Materials ScienceAsian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention
- 22 May 2013
Methods of preparation and characterization, various surface modifications, encapsulation of diverse anticancer drugs, active or passive tumor targeting and different release mechanisms of PLGA nanoparticles are discussed.
Silver nanoparticles: Synthesis methods, bio-applications and properties
This article summarizes exclusively scalable techniques and focuses on strengths and limitations with respect to the biomedical applicability and regulatory requirements concerning silver nanoparticles.
An update on application of nanotechnology and stem cells in spinal cord injury regeneration.
Curcumin inhibits leptin gene expression and secretion in breast cancer cells by estrogen receptors
- Kazem Nejati-Koshki, A. Akbarzadeh, Mohammad Pourhassan-Moghaddam
- Biology, MedicineCancer Cell International
- 23 December 2014
Curcumin inhibits the expression and secretion of leptin and it could probably be used as a drug candidate for the breast cancer therapy through the leptin targeting in the future.
New state of nanofibers in regenerative medicine
- F. Mohammadian, A. Abhari, Kazem Nejati-Koshki, A. Akbarzadeh
- BiologyArtificial Cells Nanomedicine and Biotechnology
- 17 February 2017
The focus of this review is on the application of nanofiber scaffolds, which are excellent agents in binding the extracellular matrix of a cell to another cell.
Up Regulation of Liver‐enriched Transcription Factors HNF4a and HNF6 and Liver‐Specific MicroRNA (miR‐122) by Inhibition of Let‐7b in Mesenchymal Stem Cells
- E. Alizadeh, A. Akbarzadeh, N. Zarghami
- Biology, MedicineChemical Biology and Drug Design
- 1 March 2015
MicroRNAs are small non‐coding RNAs that regulate key processes of the stem cells. Although, microRNAs have emerged as powerful regulators of differentiation, few studies have been focused on the…
Inhibition of hTERT Gene Expression by Silibinin-Loaded PLGA-PEG-Fe3O4 in T47D Breast Cancer Cell Line.
PLGA-PEG-Fe3O4 could be an appropriate carrier for hydrophobic agents such as silibinin to improve their action in cancer therapy and cause down-regulation of Telomerase gene expression in cancer cells.
Physicochemical characteristics of Fe3O4 magnetic nanocomposites based on Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) for anti-cancer drug delivery.
- S. Davaran, Samira Alimirzalu, Somayeh Alimohammadi
- Materials ScienceAsian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention
It is suggested that the poly (NIPAAm-MAA-VP) magnetic hydrogel nanocomposite could be an effective carrier for targeting drug delivery systems of anti-cancer drugs due to its temperature sensitive properties.