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Medical Parasitology and Mycology

Medical Helmintology
   
Laboratory of Helminthology and Helminthic Diseases
(Taxonomy, Diagnostic Laboratory of Strongyloides stercolaris and other intestinal helminthes)
Professor & Staff
-Head: Dr. Eshrat Beigom Kia; PhD Medical Parasitology (Professor)
-Supervisor: Dr. Farzaneh Zahabiun (PhD Medical Parasitology)
-Sara Haji khani (MSc Medical Microbiology)
Laboratory phone number: +982142933135
Laboratory responsibilities
Details Activities
Target groups: International and national students at different degrees including PhD and MSc of Medical Parasitology, MD, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Food Microbiology, Nursing, Midwifery.
-Teaching theoretical and practical medical helminthology to the different target groups.
-Teaching different methods and techniques of diagnostic helminthology.
-Detection, isolation and processing of helminthic parasites for identification and taxonomy.
-Preparation of microscopic slides and other educational materials.
Educational
-Performing research projects and student’s thesis projects on different aspects of helminthes including morphological & molecular taxonomy, molecular diagnosis (using PCR, nested PCR, HRM …) and microanatomy of helminthes.
-Cultivation of some helminthes for laboratory diagnosis and drug’s efficacy assessment tests.
-Production and evaluation of antigens for immunological diagnosis of human helminthic infections using ELISA, western blotting, etc.
Research
-Performing various laboratory examinations on biological samples for clinical and differential diagnosis of infection with human helminthic infections, especially Strongyloides stercoralis.
-Clinical advice, training and workshops related to above-mentioned activities for different medical and health expertise and practitioners. 
Services
 

Helminthology Lab
(Histopathology and diagnostic Microanatomy)
Professor & Staff
-Head: Dr. Gholamreza Mowlavi, PhD Medical Parasitology (Professor)
-Dr. Iraj Mobedi, PhD Medical Parasitology (Professor)
-Dr. Faezeh Najafi (PhD Medical Parasitology)
-Zahra Gholami (BSc laboratory science)
-Laboratory phone number : +982142933091
 
Laboratory responsibilities
Details Activities
-Teaching Medical helminthology for the students of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry.
-Teaching taxonomy, histopathology and microanatomy for the post graduate students.
Educational
-Experimental helminthic infections in laboratory animals
-Diagnosis of unusual helminth infections
-Paleoparasitology
Research
-Diagnosis of urinary schistosomiasis
-Diagnosis of intestinal helminthic infections
-Consultation upon the parasitic cases received from different medical centers
-Diagnosis of myiasis, demodicosis and scabies
Services


Helminthology Lab
(Serological Laboratory of helminthic infection and national laboratory of fascioliasis)
Professor & Staff
-Head: Dr. Mohammad Bagher Rokni, PhD Medical Parasitology (Professor)
-Mojgan Aryaiepour (MSc Medical Parasitology)
- laboratory phone number: +982142933123
Laboratory responsibilities
Details
Activities
-Teaching medical helminthology for the students of Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, PhD and MSc of Medical Parasitology, Food Microbiology.
Educational
-Antigen preparation for diagnosis of fascioliasis and cystic echinococcosis.
-Performing ElISA, SDS-PAGE and Western blot.

              Research
-Performing diagnostic services to suspected patients of fascioliasis and cystic echinococcosis referred to this laboratory.
             Services