Advances in Life Sciences

Advances in Life Sciences is an international journal publishing articles that emphasize the molecular, cellular, and functional basis of therapy. All articles are rigorously reviewed. The journal favors publication of full-length papers where modern scientific technologies are used to explain molecular, cellular and physiological mechanisms.

Dariush Minai-Tehrani

Editorial Board Member of Advances in Life Sciences

Assistant Professor, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran

Research Areas

Biochemistry, Enzymology


2001Ph.DInstitute of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Tehran University
1993MSBiochemistry from Institute of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Tehran University
1988BSBiology from Tehran University

Publications: Journals

[1]  E.Keyhani, D.Minai-Tehrani. The binding of KCN to cytochrome d in intact cells, spheroplasts, membrane fragments and soluble enzyme from Salmonella typhimurium, Biochim.Biophys.Acta (2001) 1506, 1-11
[2]  D.Minai-Tehrani, E.Keyhani, Z.Sobhani-damavandifar. The extractibility of inner-membrane proteins from intact cells, spheroplasts and inner-membrane fragments of Salmonella typhimurium by non-denaturing detergents, Iranian Biomedical Journal (2002) 6, 55-61
[3]  J. Keyhani, E Keyhani, N Einollahi,. D. Minai-Tehrani., S. Zarchipour. Heterogeneous inhibition of horseradish peroxidase activity by cadmium, Biochim.Biophys.Acta (2003), 1621, 140-148
[4]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Ali Herfatmanesh, Forood Azari-Dehkrdi, Saiid Minooi, Effect of salinity on biodegradation of aliphatic fractions of crude oil in soil. Pakistan journal of Biological Sciences (2006) 9: 1531-1535
[5]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Saiid Minooi, Forood Azari-Dehkrdi, Ali Herfatmanesh. The Effect of Triton X-100 on biodegradation of aliphatic and aromaticfractions of crude oil in soil. Journal of Applied Sciences. (2006) 7: 1756-1761
[6]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Ali Herfatmanesh . Biodegradation of aliphatic and aromatic fractions of crude oil in heavy crude oil-contaminated soil: A pilot study. Bioremediation Journal (2007). 11, 71-76
[7]  Shahriari, M., Savaghebi-Firoozababi, G., Azizi, M., Kalantari, F., Minai-Tehrani, D., Study of growth and germination of Medicago sativa (Alfalfa) in light crude oil-contaminated soil. Res.J.Agr.Bio.Sci. (2007) 3, 46-51
[8]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Shahriari M.H, Savaghebi-Firoozababi, G., Kalantari, F Azizi, M., Effect of light crude oil-contaminated soil on growth and germination of Festuca arundinacea, Journal of Applied Sciences (2007) 7, 2623-2628
[9]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani . (2008) Effect of Heavy crude oil contaminatedsoil on germination and growth of Poa trivialis (Rough meadow grass) . Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science (2008) 54, 83-92
[10]  Minoui S., Minai-Tehrani D., Zare A., Ahmadi S., Effect of Heavy Crude Oil on the Pattern of Respiratory Chain of Pseudomonas sp. Terrst.Aquat.Environ.Toxicol. (2008) 2, 34-37
[11]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, S.Minoui, A. Herfatmanesh. Effect of salinity on biodegradation of PAH of heavy crude oil in soil. Bull.Environ.Contam.Toxicol. (2009) 82, 179-184
[12]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, S.Minoui, M,Sepehre, Z. Sharif-khodai, T. Aavani. Inhibitory effect of codeine on sucrase activity. Drug.Metab.Lett. ,(2009) 3, 58-60
[13]  Saeed Minoui, Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Gita Eslami ., Zahra Sobhani-Damavandifar. Change in Cytochromes Contetn of Pseudomonas Sp in the Medium Contaning Petroleum. Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, (2009) 3(3): 1512-1516.
[14]  Saeed Minoui, Dariush Minai-Tehrani , Effect of Triton X-100 on the biodegradation of PAHs of medium crude oil in soil. Bioremediation, Biodiversity and Bioavailabilty. (2009) , 3, 79-83
[15]  Shams Lahijani, M., Dariush Minai-Tehrani ., Sabouri E., Histopathological and Ultrastructural Studies on the Effects of Electromagnetic Fields on the Liver of Preincubated White Leghorn Chicken Embryo. Electromagnetic Biology and Medicine, (2009) 28: 391–413.
[16]  Shams Lahijani, M., Dariush Minai-Tehrani., Nohehkhan, M., Mangual, M.M., Effects of Quinazolinones on the Development of Balb/C Mice Embryonic Kidneys. Iranian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences . (2009) 12, 163-172.
[17]  Shams Lahijani, M., Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Tabarsi, R., Histological, Biochemical and Ultrastructures Studies of Embryonic Spleens of Balb/C Mice Treated with Quinazolinones . Current Research Journal of Biological Sciences . (2010) 1, 1-8.
[18]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Negar Fooladi, Saeed Minoui, Zahra Sobhani-Damavandifar, Tooka Aavani, Soraya Heydarzadeh, Farnoosh Attar, Habibollah Nazem. Structural changes and inhibition of sucrase after binding of scopolamine. European Journal of Pharmacology (2010) 635, 23-26.
[19]  Shams Lahijani, M., Dariush Minai-Tehrani., Gholipour, H., Nohehkhan, M. Effect of Quinazolinones on the Balb/C mice embryonic liver. Ind. J. Experim. Biol. (2011) 49, 183-190.
[20]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, S.Minoui, Ghodsi, A., Biotreatment of aliphatic and aromatic fractions of crude oil contaminated water by bacterial consortium. Bioremediation, Biodiversity and Bioavailabilty. (2011), 5, 7-21.
[21]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Khodai, S., Aminnaseri, S., Minoui, S., Sobhani-Damavadifar, Z., Alavi, S., Osmani, R., Ahmadi, S., Inhibition of renal alkaline phosphatase by cimetidine, Drug Metabolism Letters. (2011) 5, 197-201.
[22]  Dariush Minai-Tehrani, Ghaffari M, Sobhani-Damavandifar Z, Minoui S, Alavi S, Osmani R, Ahmadi S. Ranitidine induces inhibition and structural changes in sucrase. J Enzyme Inhib Med Chem. (2011). In press

Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1]  Kinetics of KCN binding to cytochrome d in Salmonella typhimurium. E.Keyhani, D. Minai-Tehrani BioTermoKinetics in the post genomic Era , ( Larsson,C., Pahlman, I.L.,Gustafsson, L.,eds) page 236-239 Chalmers reproservice, Sweden,Goteborg(1998)
[2]  Kinetics of KCN binding to membrane bound and soluble cytochrome d in Salmonella typhimurium E. Keyhani, D. Minai-Tehrani, M.Veissizadeh BioThermoKinetics animating the cellular maps, Hofmeyr,J.S. Rohwer,J.M., snoep,J.L.,eds) page 31-36 , Stellenbosch Univ Press, South Africa (2000)