Prevalence of fungal biofilms in patients with nasal polyposis: a systematic review

Navid Nourizadeh; Akram Adabizadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 39-42

  Introduction: There are many internal and external factors that are considered as the main causes of nasal infections and inflammation in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) leading to polyposis. It is suggested that bacterial and fungal elements have an important role in the development of these diseases. ...  Read More

The over expression of thioredoxin during malignancies

Shahaboddin Shabani; Navid Nourizadeh; Mohammadsaleh Soltankhah

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 218-224

  Thioredoxin system comprised of thiorexin and NADPH dependent thiorexin reductase, is responsible for redox regulation of cells by controlling the apoptosis, proliferation and other vital processes of cells. The efficacy of thioredoxin system has been represented in a wide range of physiological and ...  Read More

The effect of nasal surgery on apnea-hypopnea index

Navid Nourizadeh; Mohammad Reza Majidi; Amir Rezaei Ardani; Bashir Rasoulian; Fariborz Rezaeitalab; Hadi Asadpour; Kamran Khazaeni

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2014, , Pages 75-81

  One of the factors, which is involved in obstructive sleep apnea, is anatomic or inflammatory pathologies of nasal airway obstruction. Thus, it is logical to observe improvement of polysomnographic parameters of sleep-disordered breathing after nasal surgery. The authors performed a review of the literature, ...  Read More