The role of vitamin D3 and vitamin B9 (Folic acid) in immune system

Reza Mansouri; Maryam Moogooei; Mozhgan Moogooei; Nastaran Razavi; Amir Hossein Mansourabadi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2016, , Pages 69-85

  Background and aims: Vitamins are essential constituents of our diet that Longley have been known to influence the immune system. Vitamin D3 and B9 have received particular attention in recent years as these vitamins have been shown to have an unexpected and crucial effect on the immune response. 1, ...  Read More

The role of T helper 9(Th9) against Infectious Diseases

Mehdi Agha Seyed Hosseini; Amir Hossein Mansourabadi; Ali Shams; Nastaran Razavi; Reza Daryabor; Mohammad Hasan Zadeh

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 233-238

  Background and aims: Infectious diseases are disorders caused by organisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites .The Th9 subset develops in response to combined signals from TGF-b and IL-4 among a cacophony of other cytokines in an extracellular milieu. T helper 9 (Th9) cells,  as a novel ...  Read More

Infectious Disease
The Role of Interleukin (IL-22) in immune response to human diseases

Mehdi Agha Seyed Hosseini; Amir hossein Mansourabadi; Ali Shams; Nastaran Razavi; Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2015, , Pages 152-161

  Background and aims: IL-22 is an alpha- helical cytokine. IL-22 binds to a heterodimeric cell surface receptor composed of IL-10R2 and IL-22R1subunits. IL-22R is expressed on tissue cells, and it is absent on immune cells. L-22 and IL-10 receptor chains play a role in cellular targeting and signal transduction ...  Read More