Iranian Journal of Biotechnology (Iran. J. Biotechnol.) is published quarterly by the National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Tehran, IR Iran. This journal is approved by:

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Editorial Board and Reviewers of Volume 19 (2021), Issue 2


Editorial Board and Reviewers of Volume 19 (2021), Issue 1




Current Issue: Volume 19, Issue 2, Spring 2021 

Research Paper

1. A Comparative Taxonomic Profile of Microbial Polyethylene and Hydrocarbon-Degrading Communities in Diverse Environments

Pages 1-9


Faeze Hesami Zokaei; Sara Gharavi; Ezat Asgarani; Mahboobeh Zarrabi; Mohammadreza Soudi

3. Estimation of Personal Environment Via Fingertip Microbiome and Mobile Phone Surfaces

Pages 19-29


YeonJeong Ok; Song Hee Lee; Hee Sang You; Young Ju Lee; Sang Sun Kang; Sung Hee Hyun

4. Induction of Wheat Resistance to STB by the Endophytic Fungus Serendipita indica and Pseudomonas protegens

Pages 30-39


Javad Ashrafi; kamran Rahnama; Valiollah Babaeizad; Seyedeh Sanaz Ramezanpour; Christoph Keel

5. Discovery of Conserved and Novel MicroRNAs in Galdieria sulphuraria

Pages 40-47


Fan Gao; Fangru Nan; Jia Feng; Junping Lv; Qi Liu; Shulian Xie

6. Development of Novel Polymorphic EST-SSR Markers from the Cranberry Fruit Transcriptome

Pages 48-55


Jian Xu; Yile Huo; Kun Dong; Jinman Geng; Mei Dong; Youwen Tian; Yadong Li; Haiyue Sun

Brief Report

8. Identification of Novel miRNAs in the F8 Gene Via Bioinformatics Tools

Pages 64-70


Halimeh Rezaei; Majid Motovali-bashi; Sheyda Khalilian

Research Paper

9. Evaluation of Sestrin 2, Adiponectin, AMPK, and mTOR Genes Expression in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients

Pages 70-78


Seyed Hosein Abtahi; Mohammad Hossein Mohammadi; Mehdi Allahbakhshian Farsani; Zahra Aghelan; Sina Salari

11. Atrazine Promoted Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Cells Proliferation and Metastasis by Inducing Low Dose Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)

Pages 89-100


Junyu Chen; Jian Liu; Shan Wu; Wei Liu; Yang Xia; Jing Zhao; Yanrong Yang; Yuan Wang; Yuanqing Peng; Shuhua Zhao