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1. The floristic study of golestankooh area in Isfahan province, Iran.

Golestankooh, with an area of 130000 ha, is located in Isfahan Province. The present study was carried out in order to identification of flora of the aforementioned region, as a result, 620 taxa in total, belonging to 61 families and 303 genera, were identified. Asteraceae, represented by 104...

Author(s) : Roofigar, A. A.; Bagheri, A.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.68-83 ref.37

2. Wetland flora of Kermanshah Province, Iran.

Distribution of rivers, pools and grasslands, being large or small and perennial or temporary, have created conditions suitable for the establishment of wetlands, especially in the highland regions of the Country. These habitats are highly important for the preservation of biodiversity and other...

Author(s) : Khanhasani, M.; Jalili, A.; Khodakarami, Y.; Jalilian, N.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.154-172 ref.43

3. Evaluation of antioxidant and anticancer effects of Lavandula angustifolia and Melissa officinalis on HeLa, OVCAR-3 and MCF-7 cancer cell lines.

From ancient times, plants have been regarded as therapeutic agents, in addition to their usage as food. Plants are rich sources of antioxidant and phenolic compounds. Lavandula angustifolia and Melissa officinalis are medicinal herbs rich in antioxidant compounds. The aim of this study was to...

Author(s) : Hanachi, P.; Ghorbani, N.; Abadi, H. S. A.; Zarringhalami, R.; Kiarostami, K.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.20-30 ref.20

4. Prevalence and intensity of coccidian blood parasite infection in three species of lizards from Markazi province, Iran.

Coccidian (Apicomplexa: Coccidia) parasites have been reported in almost all groups of vertebrates. These parasites may cause serious ecological and pathological effects to their hosts. Reptiles were found the be the host of the parasites of the genera Schellackia and Lankesterella, as these...

Author(s) : Hajiyan, R.; Javanbakht, H.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.39-45 ref.35

5. Molecular phylogeny and taxonomy of species of Cousinia section stenocephalae (Asteraceae) in NE of Iran.

In this study, the phylogeny and morphological variation of 6 species of the genus Cousinia sect. Stenocephalae, i.e., C. hypopolia, C. decipiens, C. esfandiarii, C. renominata, C. stahliana and C. daryoushiana, distributed in NE regions of Iran, were investigated. ITS, ETS and rpl32-trnL(UAG)...

Author(s) : Kalouti, S.; Kazempour-Osaloo, S.; Attar, F.; Susanna, A.; Garcia-Jacas, N.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.56-67 ref.41

6. Evaluation of antioxidant and anti-cancer properties of curcumin/beta- and gamma-cyclodextrin complexes modified with chitosan nanoparticles on lung cancer cell A549.

The aim of this study was to investigate the interaction modification of curcumin complex molecule (CUR) in beta- and gamma-cyclodextrin (β-CD and γ-CD) carriers with chitosan (CS) nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery and to compare their performance. The targeted drug delivery system includes...

Author(s) : Alizadeh, N.; Malakzadeh, S.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.84-94 ref.31

7. Inhibition of esophageal cancer cell line (KYSE-30) proliferation using secondary metabolites of Ephedra endophyte bacteria.

Regarding the rising rate of esophageal cancer in some parts of Asia, including northern and northeastern regions of Iran, the identification of new anti-cancer compounds is essential to combat the disease. The relation between some plants metabolites and these endophytic microorganisms are well...

Author(s) : Ghiasvand, M.; Makhdoumi, A.; Matin, M. M.; Vaezi, J.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.95-103 ref.many

8. The effects of heavy metal mercury on some physiological responsses in Nicotiana tabacum.

One of the major abiotic stresses that negatively affects plants is the presence of heavy metals. Soil pollution with heavy metals, resulting from the industrial development and use of fertilizers containing heavy metals, has become a major environmental concern in human societies. Mercury is a...

Author(s) : Farjadi, M.; Norastehnia, A.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.118-129 ref.many

9. The effects of magnesium on the growth and physiological characteristics of Syrian bean-caper (Zygophyllum fabago) in saline conditions.

In order to investigate the effects of salinity and magnesium (Mg) on the growth parameters, physiological characteristics and content of some metabolites in Syrian bean-caper (Zygophyllum fabago) plants, a factorial experiment with completely randomized design was performed and carried out in...

Author(s) : Zarandi-Miandoab, L.; Chaparzadeh, N.; Fekri-Shali, H.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.130-141 ref.30

10. Habitat distribution and connectivity modelling of Centaurea glastifolia L. in northwest of Iran.

Centaurea glastifolia, a plant species from the Asteraceae family, is distributed in the Northwest of Iran. This study carried out to determine suitable habitats and habitat connectivity of Centaurea glastifolia in three Provinces of West Azarbayejan, East Azarbayejan and Ardabil. Seven habitat...

Author(s) : Almasieh, K.; Negaresh, K.; Mahmoodi, M.

Publisher : Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Nova Biologica Reperta 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.142-153 ref.many