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 3


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 3, Summer 2021, Pages 1-102 

Research Paper

1. Production of Bioplastic (Polyhydroxybutyrate) with Local Bacillus megaterium Isolated from Petrochemical Wastewater

Pages 1-9


Saba Amiri Kojuri; Khosro Issazadeh; Zoheir Heshmatipour; Mirsasan Mirpour; Saeid Zarrabi

2. Growth Optimization of Lactobacillus acidophilus for Production of Antimicrobial Peptide Acidocin 4356: Scale up from Flask to Lab-Scale Fermenter

Pages 10-19


Sima Modiri; Rouha Kasra Kermanshahi; Mohammad Reza Soudi; Navid Dad; Mozhgan Ebadi; Hossein Shahbani Zahiri; Kambiz Akbari Noghabi

3. Biodegradation of Nicotine and TSNAs by Bacterium sp. Strain J54

Pages 20-27


Yonglei Jiang; Jiangshiqi Gong; Yi Chen; Binbin Hu; Jianfeng Sun; Yanmei Zhu; Zhenyuan Xia; Congming Zou

6. Filtering of the Gene Signature as the Predictors of Cisplatin-Resistance in Ovarian Cancer

Pages 48-59


Atousa Ataei; Seyed Shahriar Arab; Javad Zahiri; Azam Rajabpour; Konstantin Kletenkov; Albert Rizvanov