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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Editorial Board and Reviewers of Volume 18 (2020), Issue 1

Editorial Board and Reviewers of Volume 18 (2020), Issue 2


Current Issue: Volume 18, Issue 2, Spring 2020 

Research Paper

1. In-Situ Recovery of Persipeptides from Streptomyces zagrosensis Fermentation Broth by Enhanced Adsorption

Pages 1-10


Hamed Kazemi Shariat Panahi; Fatemeh Mohammadipanah; Farzaneh Rahmati; Aliakbar Tarlani; Javad Hamedi

4. Enzymatic Biotransformation of Pomegranate Ellagitannins: Initial Approach to Reaction Conditions

Pages 30-36


Juan Buenrostro-Figueroa; Marcela Miereles; Juan A. Ascacio-Valdés; Antonio Aguilera-Carbo; Leonardo Sepúlveda; Juan Contreras-Esquivel; Raúl Rodríguez-Herrera; Cristobal N. Aguilar

7. Enhancing Catecholase Activity of a Recombinant Human Tyrosinase Through Multiple Strategies

Pages 57-65


Arman Shahrisa; Maryam Nikkhah; Hadi Shirzad; Roudabeh Behzadi; Majid Sadeghizadeh

8. Cytoplasmic Chaperones Enhance Soluble Expression of Anti-EGFR huscFv in Escherichia coli

Pages 66-73


Atefeh Nazari; Safar Farajnia; Saber Zahri; Nazanin Bagherlou; Asghar Tanoumand; Leila Rahbarnia