Review 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

Research Paper Ethnomedicine
2. Antibacterial and antifungal activities of the endemic species Nepeta depauperata Benth.

Samira Kariminejad; Mahsa Abdnikfarjam; Seyed Reza Hosseini Doust; Mojdeh Hakemi-Vala; Jinous Asgarpanah; Mehdi Razzaghi-Abyaneh

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 9-13

Abstract
  Nepeta depauperata belongs to the Lamiaceae family and is one the Persian endemic plants which has not been investigated biologically. In the present paper we had focused on the assessment of the antibacterial and antifungal activities of the total methanolic extract and different sub-fraction of the ...  Read More

Research Paper Ethnotaxonomy of Medicinal Plants
3. Genetic variation of some Iranian Hyoscyamus Landraces based on seed storage protein

Fatemeh Nejadhabibvash; Abdollah Hasanzadeh Gorttapeh; Samira Tofigh

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 14-22

Abstract
  The genus Hyoscyamus belongs to the tribe Hyoscyameae Miers of Solanaceae family. Variation in protein bands elaborates the relationship among the collections from various geographical regions. In this study the seed storage protein diversity of 19 accessions of Hyoscyamus (H. niger, H. reticulatus and ...  Read More

Research Paper Herbal Science
4. The Effect of Some Herbal Essential oils on Pathogenic Bacteria

Sayed Rasoul Zaker; Shahin Gavanji; Sayedeh Sana Sayedipour; Azizollah Bakhtari; Elham Shirani Bidabadi; Behrouz Larki; Zahra Golestannejad

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 23-34

Abstract
  Nowadays, many antibiotics are being used to control infectious diseases. Inappropriate use of antibiotics leads to emergence of resistant bacteria and problems such as a prolonged course of treatment. Medicinal plants and their derivatives, as a good source of treatment, are effective against drug resistance. ...  Read More

Research Paper Agronomy of Medicinal Plants
5. Response of Concentration and Composition of Essential oil of Coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.) to Cattle manure and Nitrogen fixing bacteria

mohammad taghi darzi; Mohammad Reza Haj Seyed Hadi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 35-42

Abstract
  In order to study the response of concentration and composition of essential oil of coriander (Coriandrum sativum) to cattle manure and nitrogen fixing bacteria, an experiment was conducted as factorial experiment in the base of randomized complete blocks design with twelve treatments and three replications ...  Read More

Research Paper Agronomy of Medicinal Plants
6. Effects of drought on osmotic adjustment, antioxidant enzymes and pigments in wild Achillea tinctoria populations

parvin slehi shanjani; Masuomeh Izadpanah; Mohsen Calagari

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 43-54

Abstract
  Drought stress is one of the most important factors limiting the survival and growth of plants in the different habitats of Iran. Detailed knowledge about the ecophysiological responses of native plants to drought stress could contribute to the success of breeding and re-vegetation programs. Six wild ...  Read More

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
7. 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

Short Communication Essential Oil Chemistry
8. Chemical composition of hydrodistillation essential oil of fruits and aerial parts of Juniperus sabina L. from Hezar-Jarib in Mazandaran province

Maryam Esmaili; Aazam Monfared; Mohammad Akbarzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2014, Pages 61-65

Abstract
  Juniperus sabina L. is normally low shrub with procumbent or obliquely ascending branches, or rarely a small tree to about 4 m, monoecious or dioecious. Juniperus sabina L. is a medicinal plant used in folk medicine as an abortive. Its lignanes  have antineoplastic and antiviral activity, and also ...  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

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 September 2015

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 ion (Ag+) ...  Read More

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
2. Quality performance of Artichoke (Cynara scolymus L.) leaves as irrigated by magnefied water

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 September 2015

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

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

Rozita Kabiri; Mehdi Naghizadeh; Mohammad Javad Zarea

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2015

Abstract
  Compounds which are able to reduce the 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 ...  Read More

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

azadeh Karimi Afshar; Amin Baghy zadeh; Ghasem Mohammadi-nejad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2015

Abstract
  AbstractCumin 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 ...  Read More

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

Sholeh Ghollasimood; shahram Sedaghathor; Maryam Hosseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2015

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
6. Study the effect of salt stress on antioxidant compounds of artichoke under invitro conditions

Azim Ghasemnezhad; Masome Rahimbareshi; Mehdi Alizadeh; Ahad Yamochi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2015

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

Research Paper Medicinal Plant Chemistry
7. 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; sara Khorasaninejad; Aminallah Bagherifard

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2015

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 were examined. Sampling was performed at the flowering time of plant. Extraction and identification of active ingredients ...  Read More

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Graduate University of Advanced Technology

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