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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Current Issue: Volume 17, Issue 4, Autumn 2019 

Research Paper

1. Producing Soluble Human Programmed Cell Death Protein-1: A Natural supporter for CD4+T cell Cytotoxicity and Tumor Cells Apoptosis

Pages 1-10


Samane Mohammadzadeh; Hossein Khanahmad; Nafiseh Esmaeil; Nahid Eskandari; Ilnaz Rhimmanesh; Abbas Rezaei; Alireza Andalib

2. Probiotic Bacteria in Wound Healing; An in-vivo study

Pages 11-15


Astha Sinha; Shakti Sagar; Madhumathy M; Jabez Osborne

4. Association of Obesity Related Genetic Variants (FTO and MC4R) with Breast Cancer Risk: A Population-Based Case–Control Study in Iran

Pages 25-30


Mina Mozafarizadeh; Sima Parvizi Omran; Zeinab Kordestani; Hamidreza Dehghan Manshadi; Alireza Faridazar; Massoud Houshmand

5. Production and First Assessment of Iranian Secondary Tritipyrum Genotypes by GISH and AFLP Markers

Pages 31-39


Hossein Shahsavand Hassani; Frank R. Blattner; Andreas Houben; Andreas Borner

6. A Study to Assess the Role of Gluten Encoded Genes and Their Regulatory Elements in Bread Making Quality of Wheat

Pages 40-49


Shabnam Hasrak; Tahmineh Lohrasebi; Abdolreza Bagheri; Vahid Shariati; Hasan Marashi; Khadijeh Razavi

7. The in Silico Characterization of a Salicylic Acid Analogue Coding Gene Clusters in Selected Pseudomonas Fluorescens Strains

Pages 50-57


Muhammad Shehroz; Muneeba Aslam; Munazza Ali Khan; Sara Aiman; Sahib Gul Afridi; Asifullah Khan

8. Assessment of Streptococcus Salivarius sp Thermophilus Antioxidant Efficiency and its Role in Reducing Paracetamol Hepatotoxicity

Pages 58-66


Karima Riane; Houria Ouled-Haddar; Mohamed Alyane; Mohamed Sifour; Cristobal Espinosa; Maria Angeles Esteban

9. Physicochemical Characterization of Altebrelâ„¢, a Proposed Etanercept Biosimilar

Pages 67-77


Ramin Fazel; Fereidoun Mahboudi; Ehsan Seyedjafari; Soroush Sardari; Behrouz Vaziri

Brief Report

10. Detection of Single-Nucleotide Polymorphism in AGPAT6 Gene, Associated with Milk Fat Content, using Tetra-Primer ARMS PCR-Based Assay, in Karan Fries Breeding Bulls

Pages 78-82


Arpan Upadhyay; Atish Kumar Chakravarty; Sachinandan De; Ashok Kumar Gupta; Avtar Singh; A. Sakthivel Selvan