Research Paper Phytochemistry
1. Sulforaphane production and antioxidant enzyme activity in Lepidium draba seedlings in presence of Yeast extract and silver nitrate

Ali Riahi- madvar; Solmaz Sarhady; Mehdi Mohammadi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 1-8

Abstract
  Sulforaphane is produced through a hydrolytic reaction catalyzed by myrosinase from  glucoraphanin. It has recently attracted researcher's interest due to its anticancer activities. The present study was conducted to evaluate the effects of various concentrations of yeast extract (YE) and silver ...  Read More

Research Paper Herbal Science
2. Arginine induced photosynthetic adaptability of ajwain (Trachyspermum ammi) under osmotic stress

Rozita Kabiri; Mehdi Naghizadeh; Mohammad Javad Zarea

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 9-16

Abstract
  Compounds which are able to reduce damaging effects of various stresses such as drought could be of great importance. In this research, arginine was used as a precursor of nitric oxide or polyamines and the effect of this compound on alleviation of oxidative damages under drought stress has been investigated. ...  Read More

Research Paper Agronomy of Medicinal Plants
3. Screening of Iranian Cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) ecotypes under normal moisture and drought conditions using tolerance indices

azadeh Karimi Afshar; Amin Baghizadeh; Ghasem Mohammadi-nejad

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 17-22

Abstract
  Cumin is one of the most agriculturally valuable plants, in the semi-arid tropical regions of Iran. In this research, drought tolerance of 49 cumin ecotypes were evaluated under irrigated, and rained conditions in the field during two years (2010 and 2011). Five drought tolerance/susceptibility indices ...  Read More

Research Paper Agronomy of Medicinal Plants
4. The effect of some treatments on breaking seed dormancy and seed germination in Vaccinium arctostaphylos L. (Caucasian whortleberry)

Sholeh Ghollasimood; shahram Sedaghathor; Maryam Hosseini

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 23-28

Abstract
  Caucasian whortleberry (Vaccinium arctostaphylos L.) is a useful medicinal plant with many seeded berries; the limits of germination rate and long dormancy of the seeds are as major barriers to the optimal use of this plant. To evaluation of some treatments on breaking seed dormancy and increasing germination ...  Read More

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
5. Evaluation of the morphological and biochemical properties of the different plant organs of nettle in two provinces of Mazandaran and Golestan

mostafa najar; Khodayar Hemmat; Amir Daraei Garmekhany; Aminallah Bagherifard

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 29-37

Abstract
  In this study the effect of altitude (in two provinces of Mazandaran and Golestan) on some morphological and biochemical properties of the stems, flowers and root of nettle plant was examined. Sampling was performed at the flowering time of plant. Extraction and identification of active ingredients were ...  Read More

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
6. Evaluation of Artichoke (Cynara scolymus L.) Plant Quality under Irrigation by Magnetized Water

Aminallah Bagherifard; Azim Ghasemnezhad; Abas Bagheri; Mojtaba Barani Motlagh; Abas Rezayiasl

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 38-44

Abstract
  The magnetic fields are one of the effective environmental factors on biological phenomena in living organisms especially plants. Artichoke (Cynara scolymus L.) is a medicinal plant that plays a good role in blood cholesterol reduction and liver disorders, this study has performed to investigate the ...  Read More

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
7. Study the effect of salt stress on antioxidant compounds of artichoke under invitro conditions

Masome Rahimbareshi; Azim Ghasemnezhad; Mehdi Alizadeh; Ahad Yamochi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, Pages 45-51

Abstract
  Artichoke (Cynara scolymus) is one of the oldest herbs and nowadays because of its ‎ingredient is concerned by pharmaceutical industry. Abiotic stresses including salinity, ‎changes the metabolic pathways of cultured cells and leads to the production of secondary ‎metabolites. This study ...  Read More

Ethnopharmaceutics
1. Phytochemistry and ethno-pharmaceutics of Calotropis procera

Hakimeh Oloumi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, , Pages 1-8

Abstract
  Calotropis procera is a small, erect plant, which is used in several traditional medicines to treat many diseases. It is a native of most of the Asian and African countries. All plant parts exude thick white milky juice (latex) on cut or break. This shrub has been known to possess analgesic, antitumor, ...  Read More

Medicinal Plant Chemistry
2. A comparison of some phenolic compounds and essential oil contents in bacterial-gall contaminated and non-contaminated Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) plants

Kianoush Hassanzadeh; Shiva Rahimi Tanha; Mohamad Mehdi Farzinia; Azim Ghasemnezhad

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, , Pages 55-60

Abstract
  Rosmarinus officinalis is one of the most important medicinal and aromatic plants around the world. Essential oil as a weapon against biotic and abiotic stresses plays an important role in essential oil bearing plants. In this study the essential oil content and constituent of plants containing bacterium-gall ...  Read More

3. An Empirical Analysis of Exchange Rate Pass-Through to Iran's Saffron Export Price

Mohamadreza Zare Mehrjerdi; Amirhossein Tohidi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2014, , Pages 29-36

Abstract
  Exchange rate pass-through to the price of traded goods is one of the important issues in economy of developing countries such as Iran and affects the efficiency of the exchange rate policies to improve the trade balance. The main aim of this paper is to empirically analyze exchange rate pass-through ...  Read More

4. Casual explanation of the relationships between seed yield and some yield components in cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) by different multivariate statistical analysis at different sowing dates

Jalal Ghanbari; Gholamreza Khajoeinejad; Ghasem Mohamadinejad

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2014, , Pages 15-22

Abstract
  Cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) is one of the most important cultivable medicinal plants in Iran and today, it is the second most popular spice in the world after black pepper. It is essential to know the relationships between yield and its components in cumin breeding programs. Therefore, different multivariate ...  Read More

5. Gene Effects for Agronomic Traits in Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) under Drought Stress

Manzar Mirzahashemi; Pooran Golkar; Ghasem Mohamadinejad

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2014, , Pages 23-28

Abstract
  The mode of agronomic traits inheritance was investigated in safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) in drought stress as a new report. Five generation including p 1, p 2, F1, F2 and F3 that derived from the cross of IL.111 (drought sensitive) ×Mex.22-191 (drought tolerance) were used in a randomized ...  Read More