Dr. Nemat Sokhandan Bashir

Dr. Nemat Sokhandan Bashir

Associate Professor
University of Tabriz, Iran


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Agricultural Science from The University of Sydney, Australia

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Biography

Dr. Nemat Sokhandan Bashir is currently working as Visiting Scientist at Plant Research Centre, School of Agriculture, Food and Wine Waite Campus, University of Adelaide, Glen Osmond, SA. He obtained his Ph.D. in Agricultural Science from The University of Sydney, Australia. In past he appointed as Associate Professor at University of Tabriz, Iran, Research Scientist at QAAFI, University of Queensland, Australia, Visiting Professor at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, USA, and Assistant Professor at National Research Center for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology (NRCGEB), Tehran, Iran. He also received number of grants for his research work. He is professional member of American Society for Virology (ASV), American Phytopathological Society (APS), American Microbiological Society (AMS), and International Council for the Study of Virus and Virus-like Diseases of Grapevine (ICVG). Dr. Nemat received honor includes Sabbatical Award from University of Tabriz, Matsumae International Foundation Fellowship, Postdoctoral Scholarship from University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA, and PhD top- up scholarship from The University of Sydney, Australia. He has published 18 research articles in journals, and 46 conference presentations contributed as author/co-author. He is member of editorial board of Applied Research in Plant Protection.

Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
100%
Plant Biotechnology
62%
Microbiology
90%
Plant Genetics
75%
Agricultural Science
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Rostami, A., N. Sokhandan-Bashir, P. Pirniakan and N. Masoudi, 2014. Expression of cucumber mosaic virus coat protein and its assembly into virus like particles. Biotechnol. Health Sci., Vol. 1. .
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  2. Koolivand, D., N. Sokhandan-Bashir, S.A.A. Behjatnia and S.R. Jafari-Joozani, 2014. Detection of Grapevine fanleaf virus by immunocapture reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (IC-RT-PCR) with recombinant antibody. Arch. Phytopathol. Plant Protection, 47: 2070-2077.
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  3. Dutta, M., N.S. Bashir, M.W. Palmer and U. Melcher, 2014. Genomic characterization of Ambrosia asymptomatic virus 1 and evidence of other Tymovirales members in the Oklahoma tallgrass prairie revealed by sequence analysis. Arch. Virol., 159: 1755-1764.
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  4. Nourinejhad-Zarghani, S., M. Shams-Bakhsh, N. Zand, N.S. Bashir and T. Wetzel, 2013. Molecular characterization of whole genomic RNA2 from Iranian isolates of Grapevine Fanleaf virus. J. Phytopathol., 161: 419-425.
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  5. Koolivand, D., N.S. Bashir and J. Mozafar, 2013. Serological and molecular detection of newly isolated Cucumber mosaic virus variants from Iran. Int. J. Agric.: Res. Rev., 2: 933-941.
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  6. Bashir, S.N., A. Ghasemzadeh, N. Masoudi, R. Khakvar and D. Farajzadeh, 2013. Degenerate primers facilitate the detection and identification of potyviruses from the Northwest Region of Iran. Iran. J. Biotechnol., 11: 115-122.
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  7. Tohidfar, M., R. Hossaini, N.S. Bashir and T. Meisam, 2012. Enhanced resistance to Verticillium dahlia in transgenic cotton expressing an endochitinase gene from Phaseolus vulgaris. Czech. J. Genet. Plant Breed., 48: 33-41.
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  8. Nourinejhad-Zarghani, S., M. Shams-Bakhsh, N. Zand, N.S. Bashir and M. Pazhouhandeh, 2012. Identification and detection of Iranian isolates of grapevine fanleaf virus using green-grafting and RT-PCR. Iran. J. Plant Pathol., 48: 127-129.
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  9. Nourinejhad-Zarghani, S., M. Shams-Bakhsh, N. Zand, N.S. Bashir and M. Pazhouhandeh, 2012. Genetic analysis of Iranian population of Potato leafroll virus based on ORF0. Virus Genes, 45: 567-574.
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  10. Nematollahi, S., N.S. Bashir, F. Rakhshandehroo and H.R. Zamanizadeh, 2012. Phylogenetic analysis of new isolates of cucumber mosaic virus from iran on the basis of different genomic regions. Plant Pathol. J., 28: 381-389.
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  11. Hajizadeh, M., B. Navarro, N.S. Bashir, E.M. Torchetti and F. Di Serio, 2012. Development and validation of a multiplex RT-PCR method for the simultaneous detection of five grapevine viroids. J. Virol. Methods, 179: 62-69.
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  12. Ghasemzadeh, A., N.S. Bashir and N. Masoudi, 2012. Sequencing part of watermelon mosaic virus genome and phylogenetical comparison of 5 isolates with other isolates from world. J. Agric. Food. Technol., 2: 93-101.
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  13. Farajzadeh, D., B. Yakhchali, N. Aliasgharzad, N.S. Bashir and M. Farajzadeh, 2012. Plant growth promoting characterization of indigenous Azotobacteria isolated from soils in Iran. Curr. Microbiol., 64: 397-403.
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  14. Bashir, N.S., M.R. Gillings and J.W. Bowyer, 2012. A dual coat protein construct establishes resistance to Passionfruit woodiness and Cucumber mosaic viruses. J. Agric. Sci. Technol., 114: 1105-1120.
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  15. Bashir, N.S., A. Hooshmand and A. Delpasan-Khabazi, 2012. Molecular characterization of phylogenetically distinct isolates of Grapevine fanleaf virus from Iran Based on 2AHP Gene. Indian J. Virol., 23: 50-56.
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  16. Bashir, N.S. and U. Melcher, 2012. Population genetic analysis of grapevine fanleaf virus. Arch. Virol., 157: 1919-1929.
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  17. Pashaee, A., N. Sokhandan-Bashir and H. Doulati, 2011. Characterization of the full length coat protein gene of Iranian Grapevine fanleaf virus isolates, genetic variation and phylogenetic analysis. Iranian J. Biotechnol. 9 (InPress) .
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  18. Abdolahinia, E.D., N.S. Bashir, A. Hagnazari, H. Nazemiyeh and M.S. Hejazi, 2011. A comparative phenotypic and ITS based genotypic study in Thyme species (Thymus L. Lamiaceae). VEGETOS, 24: 102-113.
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  19. Farajzadeh, D., N. Aliasgharzad, N.S. Bashir and B. Yakhchali, 2010. Cloning and characterization of a plasmid encoded ACC deaminase from an indigenous Pseudomonas fluorescens FY32. Curr. Microbiol., 61: 37-43.
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  20. Falah, M., J. Mozafari, N.S. Bashir and M. Hashemi, 2009. Elimination of a DNA virus associated with yellow leaf curl disease in tomato using an electrotherapy technique. Acta Horticulturae, 808: 157-162.
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  21. Bashir, N.S., A. Delpasand Khabbazi and E. Torabi, 2009. Isolation of the gene coding for movement protein from Grapevine fanleaf virus. Iranian J. Biotechnol., 7: 258-261.
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  22. Bashir, N.S., S. Nematollahi and E. Torabi, 2008. Cucumber mosaic virus subgroup IA frequently occurs in the northwest Iran. Acta Virologica, 52: 237-242.
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  23. Bashir, N.S., S.N. Zarghani and M.S. Hejazi, 2007. Diversity of Grapevine fanleaf virus isolates from Iran. Virus Res., 128: 144-148.
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  24. Bashir, N.S., S. Nikkhah and M. Hajizadeh, 2007. Distinct phylogenetic positions of Grapevine fanleaf virus isolates from Iran based on the movement protein gene. J. Gen. Plant Pathol., 73: 209-215.
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  25. Bashir, N.S., 2007. Recent developments in design and application of plant virus gene vectors. Recent Pat. DNA Gene Seq., 106: 214-226.
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  26. Bashir, N.S. and M. Hajizadeh, 2007. Survey for Grapevine fanleaf virus in vineyards of north-west Iran and genetic diversity of isolates in the coat protein. Australasian Plant Pathol., 36: 1-7.

  27. Bashir, N.S., M.R. Kalhor and S.N. Zarghani, 2006. Detection, differentiation and phylogenetic analysis of cucumber mosaic virus isolates from cucurbits in the Northwest region of Iran. Virus Genes, 32: 277-288.
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  28. Sokhandan Bashir, N. and M. Rasaei Kalhor, 2004. Serological subgrouping of Cucumber mosaic virus isolates from Basmenj and Shabestar districts and detection by RT-PCR. Danesheh Keshavarzi Agric. Sci., 15: 103-114.

  29. Bashir, N.S., M. Sanger, U. Jarlfors and S.A. Ghabrial, 2004. Expression of the Peanut stunt virus coat protein gene is essential and sufficient for production of host-dependent ribbon-like inclusions in infected plants. Phytopathol., 94: 722-729.
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  30. Bashir, N.S., M.R. Gillings and J.W. Bowyer, 2001. Synergistic interaction between cucumber mosaic cucumovirus and passion fruit woodiness potyvirus in passion fruit. Acta Horticulturae, 656. (In Press) .
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  31. Sokhandan Bashir, N., M.R. Gillings and J.W. Bowyer, 1997. Polymerase chain reaction detection and assessment of genetic variation in New South Wales isolates of passionfruit woodiness potyvirus. Australasian Plant Pathol., 26: 155-166.
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