Sports and health nutrition
The effect of 8 weeks of green tea extract supplementation and resistance training on the concentration of adipokines apelin and chemerin in obese women

Mohammad Rahman Rahimi; Shahin Ketabi; Naeimeh Saeedi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 17-33

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.14847.263

Abstract
  Aim: Adipokines are molecules secreted from adipose tissue that are related to insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Therefore, the effect of 8 weeks of resistance training along with green tea extract (GTE) supplementation on the concentration of adipokines apelin ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
Aerobic exercises along with the consumption of saffron extract on spatial memory and the amount of tau accumulation in the hippocampal tissue of male Alzheimer's rats.

Fazel Bazyar halimehjani; Ramin Shabani; َAlireza Elmiyeh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 17-33

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23939.243

Abstract
  Introduction: Alzheimer's is a destructive brain disease that causes progressive cognitive disorders for which there is no cure. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of aerobic exercise along with the consumption of saffron extract on spatial memory and the amount of tau protein ...  Read More

The effect of aerobic exercise with and without blood flow restriction on lactate, cortisol and PGC-1α response in human skeletal muscle

B Mirzaei; A barjaste; F Rahmani-nia

Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 27-37

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.4354

Abstract
  Aim: This study aimed to examine the effect of aerobic exercise with and without BFR on blood lactate, cortisol and PGC-1α response in human skeletal muscle. Method: On two different occasions, five healthy untrained male subjects (mean±SE; age:  33.4±1.02 years, height: 173.9±4.02 ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
Effect of High-Intensity Interval Training and Curcumin Supplementation on Cardiac Tissue HSP60 and HSP20 Levels and Gene Expression levels of miR-21 and miR-30 in Rats Exposed to Arsenic

Aghil Mahdavi; Roghayeh Pouzesh Jadidi; Karim Azali Alamdari

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 35-58

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.21057.223

Abstract
  Introduction: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) and curcumin supplementation on cardiac heat shock proteins level and gene expression level of microRNAs in rats exposed to arsenic.Methods: 32 male Wistar rats were randomly divided into four groups ...  Read More

Physical activity, weight control and obesity
The effect of eight weeks of HIIT with chlorella supplementation on serum levels of malondialdehyde and total antioxidant capacity in obese and overweight middle-aged women

Elaheh Amiri mandoulakani; karim azali alamdari; roghayeh Fakhrpour

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 35-55

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23859.240

Abstract
  Performing sports activities along with the consumption of herbal supplements, especially in people, have different effects on the body's antioxidant and oxidant systems. The purpose of this research was to investigate the effect of eight weeks of intense interval training with chlorella supplementation ...  Read More

Effect of aerobic training along with Momordica charantia L on serum incretin levels in type 2 diabetes men

O Mohajer Iravani; A Abdi; A Abbassi Daloii

Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 39-53

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.4355

Abstract
  Aim: : In type 2 diabetes patients, the level of incretins is reduced. Incretins play an important role in glucose homeostasis. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of aerobic training along with Momordica charantia L on serum incretin levels in man with type 2 diabetes. Method: In this study, ...  Read More

The effect of short-term supplementation of two different doses of taurine on some responses of salivary antioxidant markers to exhaustive aerobic activity in healthy young men

ali samieyan; payam saidie; hamid mohebbi; hossein ghafouri

Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 55-70

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.13263.159

Abstract
  Aim: Taurine is an antioxidant supplement. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of short-term supplementation of two different dosages of taurine supplement on responses of some salivary antioxidant parameters of young men after an exhaustive aerobic activity. Methodology: ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The effect of High intensity functional training and circuit resistance training on serum levels of Vaspin in obese women

Moinreh Kocheki; mohsen avandi; Abdosaleh Zar; Hamid Reza Sadeghipour

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 57-69

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.24244.292

Abstract
  Aim: Obesity is one of the most serious health problems associated with inflammation. Physical activity is one of the many factors that affect obesity and inflammation. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of six weeks of resistance training and high intensity functional training cross-fit ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The Effect of Eight-week Sprint Interval Training on Hippocampal Oxidative Stress Markers in Adult Male Wistar Rats

Fatemeh Beiksay Afshar; Esmaeil Nasiri; Ali Samadi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 59-72

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23994.267

Abstract
  Aim: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of sprint interval training on hippocampal oxidative stress markers hippocampus of adult male Wistar rats.Method: This is an experimental study in which 16 male Wistar rats were obtained, and after environmental adaptation and reaching target ...  Read More

Effect of elastic band resistance training on mir-217 expression and cardiovascular risk factors in menopausal obese elderly women

negar ashrafi; lotfali BOLBOLI; ali khazani; asadalah asadi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2020, , Pages 71-84

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2019.13567.162

Abstract
  Aim: Unfavorable changes occur in the body composition and lipoprotein that are related to the loss of estrogen levels after menopause. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of 12 weeks elastic band resistance training on mir-217 expression and cardiovascular risk factors in menopausal ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The interaction effects of CrossFit training and beetroot juice on exercise performances in young inactive men

Zahra Soltani; Homa Sheikhani Shahin

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 71-86

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.22346.230

Abstract
  Aim: Dietary supplementation with inorganic nitrate (NO3‒) may enhance exercise performance by improving skeletal muscle contractility and metabolism. CrossFit also, is recognized as a new method improves exercise performance but the interaction effects of nitrate supplements and CrossFitt on exercise ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The Effect of Aerobic Exercise and Omega-3 on Atrophy Indices in the Cardiomyocytes of Elderly HFD Rats

Ghasem Torabi Palat Kaleh; Ahmad Abdi; Asieh Abbassi Daloii

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 73-87

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.24010.271

Abstract
  Aim: Heart performance declines with age and obesity. Aging and obesity a major risk factor toward the development of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs). The aging heart undergoes several changes at the molecular, cellular and physiological levels, which diminishes its contractile function. The aim of the ...  Read More

Exercise Metabolism
The effect of high intensity interval training on Insulin resistance and serum levels and gene expression of irisin in subcutaneous adipose tissue of type 2 diabetic rats

nasrin ramezani; mahshid dezhan; Seyed Amirhossein Mortazavi; Mozhgan Baghaee Borzabadi; zahra ahadi; Saeideh Sadat Khalili

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 87-99

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23732.239

Abstract
  Diabetes is the most common endocrine disease in the world, and various methods such as exercise and physical activity are used to treat it. the aim of this study was to determine the effect of high-intensity interval training on serum glucose, insulin ,irisin and its gene expression in subcutaneous ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The effect of different doses of acute consumption of beet juice supplement on anaerobic performance in trained individual

Nafiseh Hassanpour; amir ghanbarpour; Mohammad javad Pourvaghar; Mousa Khalafi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 89-107

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.24026.274

Abstract
  Objective: The aim of the present study was to determine the effect of different doses of acute consumption of beetroot juice on anaerobic performance in trained individuals.Methodology: In a randomized (purposive and accessible) cross-over, double-blind, placebo-controlled experimental design, 9 subjects ...  Read More

Effects of two aerobic and resistance training protocols on NF-kB levels and insulin resistance index in women with type 2 diabetes

Homayra Nikseresht; Vahid Tadibi; Nasser Behpour

Volume 9, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 91-104

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.15970.186

Abstract
  Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of eight weeks of aerobic or resistance training on the serum levels of NF-kB, lipid profile, fasting blood sugar, and insulin resistance index in type2 diabetic women. Method: Participants were 45 volunteer women with type 2 diabetes ...  Read More

Response and adaptation to exercises
Effect of two types of intense training on the levels of thioredoxin reductase-1 enzyme and malondialdehyde in testicular tissue of male wistar rats

mehran hashemi; Agha Ali Ghasemnyian; akram karimi asl; samaneh hadi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 101-115

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.24158.286

Abstract
  Background and Aim:The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of two types of intense training on the levels of thioredoxin reductase-1 enzyme and malondialdehyde in testicular tissue of male wistar rats.Material and method:19 male Wistar rats,8weeks old and weighing200± 5g, after10 ...  Read More

Effects of L-Arginine supplementation on fat and carbohydrate metabolism during high intensity interval exercise in overweight individuals

Minoo Bassami; Banipal Tataroo; Sajad Ahmadizad

Volume 9, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 105-116

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.14066.165

Abstract
  Purpose: The present study was designed to investigate the effects of L-Arginine supplementation on fat and carbohydrate metabolism during high intensity interval exercise (HIIE) in overweight individuals. Methods: Ten male overweight students performed two HIIE trials including 10 intervals of 3 min ...  Read More

Response and adaptation to exercises
The Effect of Hatha Yoga Training on Nesfatine-1, Appetite and Obesity indices in Overweight Women

Soniya Fateh; Azam Zarneshan; Bahloul Ghorbanian

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 109-126

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23946.245

Abstract
  Aim: The effect of exercises that consist of a set of mental and physical exercise has received less attention on reducing appetite and obesity. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of hatha yoga training on Nesfatin-1 as an inhibitory factor on appetite and a regulator of energy balance, ...  Read More

Effect of elastic-band resistance training on myostatin, follistatin levels in elderly women with osteosarcopenic obesity

Negin Kazemipour; Mohammad Faramarzi; Ebrahim Banitalebi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 117-136

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.16235.191

Abstract
  Purpose: Myostatin, its inhibitor follistatin have been proposed as factors that could potentially modify biological aging. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of 12 weeks elastic-band resistance training on myostatin, follistatin levels in elderly women with osteosarcopenic obesity. ...  Read More

Response and adaptation to exercises
Effect of ischemic preconditioning and beetroot supplementation on anaerobic performance of man cyclists

nazanin khosravaniyan; zahra mosallanezhad; mehrzad moghadasi; hadi bashafaat

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 117-131

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23947.248

Abstract
  purpose: One of the new training methods to increase the performance of athletes is ischemic preconditioning (IPC). the aim of the present study was the effect of ischemic preconditioning and beetroot supplementation on anaerobic performance of male cyclists. method: 12 male cyclists participated in ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
Interaction effect of Aerobic Training and Berberine Chloride intake on the Expression of TGF-β and Smad4 of Heart Tissue in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats

Ghasem Torabi Palat Kaleh; Mostafa Kazemi; Soraya Saeidi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 123-137

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2022.22257.229

Abstract
  Aim: Diabetes leads to extensive cardiac fibrosis, which worsens as disease progresses, culminating in diabetic cardiomyopathy. In this study, we investigated the effect of aerobic exercise (AT) and berberine chloride (BR) on the expression of TGF-β/Smad4 heart tissue in diabetic rats.Methods: In ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The effect of two months of combined exercise training on IRE1α and PERK gene expression in the vastus lateralis muscle of male Wistar rats.

Zahra Esmaeili; Farzad Zehsaz; Alireza Nourazar

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 127-140

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.23967.262

Abstract
  Purpose: The present study aimed to determine 2 months of combined exercise training on the expression of PERK and IRE1α genes in Wistar male rats' Vastus lateralis muscle.Method: The present study was conducted in a three-group experimental design with control group. 35 male Wistar rats were randomly ...  Read More

The effect of eight weeks moderate-intensity endurance training on hypocampic brain-derived neurotrophic factor and tyrosine kinase B receptor gene expression in the rats with hippocampal degeneration model

Fatemeh Akbari; mehrzad moghadasi; Sirus Farsi Farsi; Mohammad Amin Edalatmanesh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 137-147

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2020.15180.172

Abstract
  The purpose of the present study was to examine the effect of eight weeks moderate-intensity endurance training on hypocampic brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and tyrosine kinase B (TrkB) receptor gene expression in the rats with hippocampal degeneration model. In this experiment, twenty four ...  Read More

Exercise Physiology
The effect of 10 weeks aerobic exercise and consumption of safflower seed extract on PIK3R1 gene expression and kidney function after consumption of dexamethasone in male rats

Hannaneh khalili ateni; Rozita Fathi; khadijeh Nasiri; Abolfazl Akbari

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 139-159

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2022.21872.227

Abstract
  Aim: The aim of present study is to evaluate the effects of ten weeks of aerobic exercise and consumption of safflower seed extract on PIK3R1gene expression and serum creatinine levels in male rats, after consuming Dexamethasone.Method: 25 male Wistar rats (371± 32 gr) were randomly divided into ...  Read More

Metabolic disorders in exercise
Changes in Angiopoietin-like 4 Protein Level and Insulin Resistance in Rats with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Effect of High Intensity Interval Training and Portulaca Oleracea extract

Somayeh Kazemi-Esfahani; Ali Yaghoubi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 141-158

https://doi.org/10.22124/jme.2023.24110.284

Abstract
  Introduction: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of eight weeks of high intensity interval training (HIIT) and Portulaca Oleracea extract on Angiopoietin-like 4 Protein (ANGPTL4) level and insulin resistance in rats with NAFLD. Methods: Twenty five male Wistar rats were randomly divided ...  Read More