Virology
Seroprevalence of Cytomegalovirus Antibodies by Electrochemiluminescence Method in Young Women Referred to the Clinical Laboratory, Sanandaj, Iran

Mazaher Khodabandehloo; Pezhman Sharifi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , May 2020, , Pages 92-98

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2020.16

Abstract
    Background and aims: Maternal primary and recurrent infection of cytomegalovirus (CMV) may be transmitted to the fetus during pregnancy and may have complications such as death or growth, along with the development retardation of the fetus and infant. The aim of this study was to determine ...  Read More

Biochemistry
Electrochemiluminescence Epidemiologic Detection of Toxoplasma gondii Infection in Pregnant Women With Direct and Indirect Diagnostic Techniques (ELISA Avidity Plus Biochemical Assay), Tehran, Iran

Ehsan Shariat; Ali Dalir Ghaffari; Somayyeh Mosavipoor; Somayyeh Namroodi; Javid Sadraie

Volume 6, Issue 2 , May 2019, , Pages 49-54

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.09

Abstract
  Background and aims: Toxoplasmosis is a very common disease in the world and has two types,including chronic and acute toxoplasmosis. In the chronic toxoplasmosis, the abnormality of tissuefunction is negligible, but in acute toxoplasmosis, the function of the reticuloendothelial system isinterrupted ...  Read More