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


1-  Minister’s deputy office in press and publicity affairs of ministry of culture and Islamic guidance according to certificate number 124/2912 on 10th of June 2001 as an International Quarterly Journal.


2- The Iranian committee of Scientific Journals of Ministry of Research  and Technology according to certificate number 3/11/762 on 14th of September 2009 as Scientific Research Journal.

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Boards and Committees of this Issue


Current Issue: Volume 17, Issue 2, Spring 2019, Pages 1-140 

Research Paper

1. Straightforward and Cost-Effective Production of RADA-16I Peptide in Escherichia coli

Pages 1-7

Mohamad Hassan Fouani; Maryam Nikkhah; Javad Mowla

2. RGD-Modified Nano-Liposomes Encapsulated Eptifibatide with Proper Hemocompatibility and Cytotoxicity Effect

Pages 8-13

Hassan Bardania; Seyed Abbas Shojaosadati; Farzad Kobarfard; Dina Morshedi; Farhang Aliakbari; Mohammad Taher Tahoori; Elahe Roshani

5. Purification, Characterization and Thermodynamic Assessment of an Alkaline Protease by Geotrichum Candidum of Dairy Origin

Pages 30-37

Abubakar Muhammad; Bokhari Syed Ali Imran; Vernoux Jean-Paul; Ishtiaq Ali Muhammad; Rani Faryal; Desmasures Nathalie; Imran Muhammad

7. Cell Suspension Culture of Plumbago europaea L. Towards Production of Plumbagin

Pages 46-54

Mina Beigmohammadi; Ali Movafeghi; Ali Sharafi; Samineh Jafari; Hossein Danafar

8. Cultivation Effect of Chitinase-Transgenic Cotton on Functional Bacteria and Fungi in Rhizosphere and Bulk Soil

Pages 55-60

Zahra sadat Shahmoradi; Masoud Tohidfar; Hasan Marashi; Saeid Malekzadeh Shafaroudi; Ebrahim Karimi

11. Integrin Beta-3 Gene Polymorphism and Risk for Myocardial Infarction in Premature Coronary Disease

Pages 79-88

Mehrdad Sheikhvatan; Mohammad Ali boroumand; Mehrdad Behmanesh; Shayan Ziaee; Sara Cheraghee