1. The Effects of Chicken Embryo Brain Extract on Sciatic Nerve Regeneration of Male Rat; An Experimental Study

Fatemeh Rasouli-Sangani; Gholam Hossein Farjah; Sima Nasry

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 201-206

Abstract
  Objective: To determine the effects of chicken embryo brain extract (BE) on transects sciatic nerve in male rats.Methods: Thirty adult male Sprague-Dawley rats weighing 200 to 250 g, were randomized into three groups treated with (1) sham surgery, (2) normal saline (NS), and (3) brain extract (BE). The ...  Read More

2. Local Xenotransplantation of Bone Marrow Derived Mast Cells (BMMCs) Improves Functional Recovery of Transected Sciatic Nerve in Cat: A Novel Approach in Cell Therapy

Rahim Mohammadi; Dana Anousheh; Mohammad-Hazhir Alaei; Amin Nikpasand; Hawdam Rostami; Rasoul Shahrooz

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 108-114

Abstract
  Objective: To determine the effects of bone marrow derived mast cells (BMMCs) on functional recovery of transected sciatic nerve in animal model of cat.Method: A 20-mm sciatic nerve defect was bridged using a silicone nerve guide filled with BMMCs in BMMC group. In Sham-surgery group (SHAM), the sciatic ...  Read More

3. Assessment of Neuroprotective Effects of Local Administration of 17- Beta- Estradiol on Peripheral Nerve Regeneration in Ovariectomized Female Rats

Ahmadreza Nobakhti-Afshar; Alireza Najafpour; Rahim Mohammadi; Leila Zarei

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 141-149

Abstract
  Objective: To assess the neuroprotective effects of local administration of 17- beta- estradiol on nerve regeneration.Methods: Sixty female Wistar rats were overiectomized and divided into four experimental groups (n = 15), randomly: In autograft group a segment of sciatic nerve was transected and re-implanted ...  Read More