Volume 17 (2022)
Volume 16 (2021)
Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
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Volume 8 (2013)
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Molecular Pathology
Genetic Diversity of ctxB Gene Among Classical O1 and El Tor Strains of Vibrio cholerae using High-Resolution Melting Curve Analysis

Mahdieh Mahboobi; Reza Mirnejad; Hamid Sedighian; Vahhab Piranfar; Abbas Ali Imani Fooladi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 320-325


  Background & Objective:  Vibrio cholerae is a natural inhabitant of the environment and causes severe diarrhea ailments (cholera) that affects thousands of people each year worldwide. The most important virulence factors of this pathogen are cholera toxin (cholera toxin CT) and Type IV ...  Read More

Assessment of Susceptibility to Five Common Antibiotics and Their Resistance Pattern in Clinical Enterococcus Isolates

Sara Masoumi Zavaryani; Reza Mirnejad; Vahhab Piranfar; Mehrdad Moosazadeh Moghaddam; Nikta Sajjadi; Somayyeh Saeedi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 96-105


  Background & Objective: Enterococcus Species are the common cause of nosocomial infections, which are highly resistant to different antibiotics. Therefore, determination of their antibiotic susceptibility patterns and simultaneous resistance to antibiotics is important for better treatment strategies. ...  Read More

Molecular Genotyping of Acinetobacter baumannii Species Isolated from Patients in Tehran, Iran, by Repetitive Element PCR Fingerprinting

Baharak Kian; Reza Mirnejad; Shiva Mirkalantari; Gholamali Moradli; Reza Golmohammadi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 144-150


  Background & Objective: Acinetobacter baumannii is an opportunistic pathogen with high pathogenic and antibiotic-resistance potential and is also considered as one of the main nosocomial agents, specifically in the intensive care units (ICUs). It is highly important to use molecular biology methods ...  Read More

A Comparative Evaluation of ELISA, PCR, and Serum Agglutination Tests For Diagnosis of Brucella Using Human Serum

Khashayar Mohseni; Reza Mirnejad; Vahab Piranfar; Shiva Mirkalantari

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 371-376


  Background & Objective: Since the symptoms of Brucellosis are often atypical and nonspecific, using clinical signs alone to diagnose brucellosis is not advised; therefore, the diagnosis relies predominantly on laboratory testing. Currently, molecular, serological, and microbiological methods are ...  Read More

Molecular Detection of Ureaplasma urealyticum from Prostate Tissues using PCR-RFLP, Tehran, Iran

Gholamreza Irajian; Mehri Sharifi; Shiva Mirkalantari; Reza Mirnejad; Mohammad reza Jalali Nadoushan

Volume 11, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 138-143

  Background: In most cases, prostatitis can be caused by a bacterial agent such as Ureaplasma urealyticum. Considering to the cumbersome of the culture method for the detection of Ureaplasma species in clinical samples such as prostate; PCR method that is faster and more appropriate than the cultivation ...  Read More