Publications by authors named "Masoumeh Tavakoli-Yaraki"

33Publications

The pro-apoptosis effects of Echinacea purpurea and Cannabis sativa extracts in human lung cancer cells through caspase-dependent pathway.

BMC Complement Med Ther 2021 Jan 14;21(1):37. Epub 2021 Jan 14.

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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January 2021

The up-regulation of markers of adipose tissue fibrosis by visfatin in pre-adipocytes as well as obese children and adolescents.

Cytokine 2020 Oct 21;134:155193. Epub 2020 Jul 21.

Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Finetech in Medicine Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Opioids/cannabinoids as a potential therapeutic approach in COVID-19 patients.

Expert Rev Respir Med 2020 10 30;14(10):965-967. Epub 2020 Jun 30.

Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences , Tehran, Iran.

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October 2020

Cyclooxygenase enzyme and PGE2 expression in patients with functional and non-functional pituitary adenomas.

BMC Endocr Disord 2020 Mar 14;20(1):39. Epub 2020 Mar 14.

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, P.O. Box: 1449614535, Tehran, Iran.

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March 2020

Inhibition of sirtuin 1 deacetylase by miR-211-5p provides a mechanism for the induction of cell death in breast cancer cells.

Gene 2019 Aug 18;711:143939. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Finetech in Medicine Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address:

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August 2019

The Role of Cannabinoid Receptor 1 in the Immunopathology of Respiratory Syncytial Virus.

Viral Immunol 2018 05 20;31(4):292-298. Epub 2018 Feb 20.

1 Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences , Tehran, Iran .

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May 2018

The Effect of Recombinant HopH Protein of Helicobacter pylori on the VEGF Expression in Metastatic Breast Cancer Model.

Acta Med Iran 2017 Dec;55(12):744-750

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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December 2017

Sodium butyrate promotes apoptosis in breast cancer cells through reactive oxygen species (ROS) formation and mitochondrial impairment.

Lipids Health Dis 2017 Nov 2;16(1):208. Epub 2017 Nov 2.

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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November 2017

Role of serum MMP-9 levels and vitamin D receptor polymorphisms in the susceptibility to coronary artery disease: An association study in Iranian population.

Gene 2017 Sep 21;628:295-300. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Research Center of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Rasool Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Evaluation of nitric oxide production and proliferation activity of recombinant Bacterioferritin of Helicobacter pylori on macrophages.

Microb Pathog 2016 Nov 28;100:149-153. Epub 2016 Aug 28.

Molecular Genetics, Cancer Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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November 2016

Opioids and Viral Infections: A Double-Edged Sword.

Front Microbiol 2016 22;7:970. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran.

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July 2016

The role of microRNAs in respiratory viral infection: friend or foe?

Rev Med Virol 2016 11 4;26(6):389-407. Epub 2016 Jul 4.

Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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November 2016

Involvement of 15-lipoxygenase-1 in the regulation of breast cancer cell death induced by sodium butyrate.

Cytotechnology 2016 Dec 12;68(6):2519-2528. Epub 2016 May 12.

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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December 2016

A new insight into cancer stem cell markers: Could local and circulating cancer stem cell markers correlate in colorectal cancer?

Tumour Biol 2016 Feb 17;37(2):2405-14. Epub 2015 Sep 17.

Department of Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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February 2016

Prevalence of human respiratory syncytial virus circulating in Iran.

J Infect Public Health 2016 Mar-Apr;9(2):125-35. Epub 2015 Jul 2.

Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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December 2016

Effects of cannabinoids and their receptors on viral infections.

J Med Virol 2016 Jan 25;88(1):1-12. Epub 2015 Jun 25.

Departmentof Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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January 2016

Upregulation of circulating cancer stem cell marker, DCLK1 but not Lgr5, in chemoradiotherapy-treated colorectal cancer patients.

Tumour Biol 2015 Jun 29;36(6):4801-10. Epub 2015 Jan 29.

Department of Molecular Medicine, School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Eastern side of Tehran University, 88, Italia St, Tehran, Iran.

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June 2015

Apoptosis Induced by 13-S-hydroxyoctadecadienoic acid in the Breast Cancer Cell Lines, MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231.

Iran J Basic Med Sci 2013 Apr;16(4):661-9

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Cancer Research Laboratory, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran.

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April 2013

Apoptosis Induced by 13-S-hydroxyoctadecadienoic acid in the Breast Cancer Cell Lines, MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231.

Iran J Basic Med Sci 2013 Apr;16(4):653-9

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Cancer Research Laboratory, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran.

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April 2013

The Oncolytic Effect of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in Human Skin Cancer Cell Line, A431.

Iran Red Crescent Med J 2013 Jan 5;15(1):62-7. Epub 2013 Jan 5.

Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran.

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January 2013

Induction of apoptosis by Trichostatin A in human breast cancer cell lines: involvement of 15-Lox-1.

Tumour Biol 2013 Feb 6;34(1):241-9. Epub 2012 Oct 6.

Cancer Research Laboratory, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, School of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, P.O. Box 14115-331, Tehran, Iran.

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February 2013