Personal Data

Name

Mojtaba Amani

Field of specialization

 Biophysics
Academic rank  professor
Email m.amani@pharmacy.arums.ac.ir
Phone number

Internal number: +98 45 335 224 37-39 (121)

 (Update: April 2018)

Course

Field of Specialization

Name of Institution Attended

        Year of Graduation

Ph.D

Biophysics

Tehran university

 1998

M.Sc

Biophysics

Tehran university

 2007

 

Course

Title of Thesis

Supervisors

Ph.D

Study on thermodynamic and kinetics of cu-containing amine oxdases from different sources

Prof Ali Akbar Moosavi-Movahedi

M.Sc

Restorative effect of Ranitidine and Vit. E on immune system of gamma irradiated Balb/c mice

Dr Susan Kaboudanian Ardestani

Title

Year

MODELING AND OPTIMIZATION OF REMOVAL OF CEFALEXIN FROM AQUATIC SOLUTIONS BY ENZYMATIC OXIDATION USING EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN
R Shokoohi, M Taghi Samadi, M Amani, Y Poureshgh
Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 35 (3), 943-956

2018

The effect of probiotic yoghurt consumption on oxidative stress in inflammatory factors in young females after exhaustive exercise
M Mazani, A Nemati, A N Baghi, M Amani, K Haedari, R Alipanah-Mogadam
Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 1748-1754 , 68 (12)

2018

Optimizing laccase-mediated amoxicillin removal by the use of Box-Behnken design in an aqueous solution
Reza Shokoohi, Mohammad Taghi Samadi, M Amani, Yousef Poureshgh
DESALINATION AND WATER TREATMENT, 119, 53-63

2018

Combination treatment of all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA) and λ-secretase inhibitor (DAPT) cause growth inhibition and apoptosis induction in the human gastric cancer cell line
Elham Patrad, Ali Niapour, Faris Farassati, M Amani
Cytotechnology, 70 (2), 865-877

2018

Ral signaling pathway in health and cancer
A R Moghadam, E Patrad, E Tafsiri, W Peng, B Fangman, T J Pluard, A Accurso, M Salacz, K Shah, B Ricke, D Bi, K Kimura, L Graves, M Khajoie Najad, R Dolatkhah, Z Sanaat, M Yazdi,
N Tavakolinia, M Mazani, M Amani, S Ghavami, R Gartell, C Reilly, Z Naima, T Esfandyari, F Farassati
Cancer Medicine, 6 (12), 2998-3013

2017

Correlation of serum vascular adhesion protein-1 with airflow limitation and quality of life in stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
M Amani, N Ghadimi, M R Aslani, H Ghobadi
Respiratory Medicine,132, 149-153

 2017

The status of glycation in protein aggregation
F Taghavi, M Habibi-Rezaei, M Amani, AA Saboury, A A Mousavi-Movahedi
International journal of biological macromolecules, 100, 67-74

2017

What can we get from varying scan rate in protein differential scanning calorimetry?
M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, BI Kurganov
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 99, 151-159

2017

Osmolytic Effect of Sucrose on Thermal Denaturation of Pea Seedling Copper Amine Oxidase
M Amani, A Barzegar, M Mazani
The Protein Journal, 36 (2), 147-153

2017

Anti-inflammatory effects of conjugated linoleic acid on young athletic males.
AN Baghi, M Mazani, A Nemati, M Amani, S Alamolhoda, RA Mogadam
JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 66 (3), 280-284

2016

Increased toxicity of chemotherapeutic drugs by all-trans Retinoic Acid CD44 cells
A Abbasi, M Mazani, N Najafzadeh, M Amani, Milan H Sheykhkanlooy 
Journal of  Babol University of Medical sciences (JBUMS), 18 (3), 25-32

 2016

Effects of all trans retinoic acid on apoptosis induction and notch1, hes1 genes expression in gastric cancer cell line MKN-45
N Niapour, S Shokri, M Amani, MS Pasandi, H Salehi, A Niapour
Koomesh, 17 (4)

2016

The effect of probiotic yogurt on inflammatory factors in healthy young women
K Heydari, M Mazeni, A Naghizadebaghi, A Nemati, R Alipanahmoghadam, M Amani,F Mikaeilpoor Ardebili, V Malekzadeh, D Malekzade
Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine, 2015 Supplement,  5, 89-89

2015

Low-dose all-trans retinoic acid enhances cytotoxicity of cisplatin and 5-fluorouracil on CD44+ cancer stem cells
N Najafzadeh, M Mazani, A Abbasi, F Farassati, M Amani
Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 74, 243-251

2015

SC-01 Rala in biology and therapy of  MPNST in correlation to cancer stem cells
K Terai, E Borrego-Diaz, D Lovick, M Salacz, AR Moghadam, Z Sanaat, R Dolatkhah, E Patrad, M Amani, W Peng, T Esfandyari, F Farassati
Neuro-oncology, 17 (suppl_3), iii35-iii36

2015

Allicin from garlic inhibits the biofilm formation and urease activity of Proteus mirabilis in vitro
M Ranjbar-Omid, M Arzanlou, M Amani, SK Shokri Al-Hashem, N A Mozafari, H Peeri Doghaheh
FEMS microbiology letters, 362 (9), fnv049

2015

Comparative spectroscopic studies on Curcumin Stabilization by Association to Bovine Serum Albumin and Casein: A perspective on drug-delivery application
MM Nadi, MR Ashrafi Kooshk, K Mansouri, SA Ghadami, M Amani, S Ghobadi, R Khodarahmi
International journal of food properties, 18 (3), 638-659

2015

Targeting Gastric Cancer Stem Cells through Developmental Pathways: Hypothesis
E Patrad, M Amani, A Niapour
Journal of Reports in Pharmaceutical Sciences (J. Rep. Pharm. Sci.) 3 (2), 108-114

2014

Cytotoxic effects of newly synthesized palladium (II) complexes of diethyldithiocarbamate on gastrointestinal cancer cell lines
S Hadizadeh, N Najafzadeh, M Mazani, M Amani, H Mansouri-Torshizi, A Niapour
Biochemistry research international 2014

2014

Anti-cancer Effects of Palladium Complexes on Gastric Cancer Cell Line (AGS)
M Mazani, SH Hadizadeh, N Najafzadeh, M Amani, H Mansouri Torshizi
Journal of Guilan University of Medical Sciences, 23 (90), 72-79

2014

Cytotoxic effects of all-trans-retinoic acid with cisplatin on esophageal cancer cell line (KYSE-30)
A Abbasi, M Amani, N Najafzadeh, M Mazani
Arak Medical University Journal, (AMUJ) 16 (1180), 0-0

2014

Cytotoxicity of newly synthesized  PD (LL) complexes on esophageal cancer cell line (KYSE-30)
N Najafzadeh, S Hadizadeh, M Mazani, M Amani, H M Torshizi
Journal of Isfahan Medical School (I.U.M.S), 32 (294),1 - 13

2014

Effects of all Trans Retinoic Acid Combined with Cisplatin on Survival of Gastric Cancer Cell Line (AGS)
N Najafzadeh, A Abbasi, M Mazani, M Amani
Scientific Journal of Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, 20 (3), 207-214

2013

Thermal inactivation and conformational lock studies on glucose oxidase
Z Sattari, H Pourfaizi, G Dehghan, M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
Structural Chemistry, 24 (4), 1105-1110

2013

Study of the effect of Allicin (an active component of garlic) Sub-MIC Concentrations on Biofilm Formation by Proteus mirabilis
MR Omid, M Arzanlou, NA Mozafari, SKS Al-Hashem, M Amani
1st Tabriz International Life Science Conference and 12th Iran Biophysical …

2013

Three Decades Differential Scanning Calorimetry Research on Proteins in IBB
M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
1st Tabriz International Life Science Conference and 12th Iran Biophysical …

2013

Competitive inhibition of copper amine oxidases by vitamin B hydrochloride in chickpea
S Talaei, A Asadi, M Amani
Molecular Biology Research Communications, 2 (1), 29-38

2013

Biophysics: Concepts and Fields
M Amani
Journal of Paramedical Sciences , 4 (1)

2013

The prevalence of obsessive-compulsive disorder among the women 20 to 40 years old of Ardabil city, Western part of Iran
M Amani, A Abolghasemi, B Ahadi, M Narimani
Journal of Fundamentals of Mental Health, 15 (59), 233-242

2013

Assessment of partial distribution of the equivalent dose in radiology waiting room-Ardabil, Iran (2011)
H Zand, M Amani, V Mohammadi, F Valinejad, S Hosseinzadeh
Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences, 15 (1)

2013

Serum lipid profile in psoriatic patients: correlation between vascular adhesion protein 1 and lipoprotein (a)
H Nemati, R Khodarahmi, A Rahmani, A Ebrahimi, M Amani, K Eftekhari
Cell biochemistry and function 31 (1), 36-40

2013

The Serum Levels of Endothelium Nitric Oxide Synthase in Positive Cases for Helicobacter pylori Stool Antigen
G Ettehad, F Afshar-Ghahramani, Y Pahlavan, M Amani
Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 12 (5), 7-15

2012

Serum Level of Metalloproteinase in Patients Infected with Helicobacter pylori in Ardabil
GH Ettehad, N Parastar, Y Pahlavan, M Amani
Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 12 (3), 230-238

2012

Inhibition of chickpea seedling copper amine oxidases by tetraethylenepentamine
S Talaei, A Asadi, M Amani
Molecular Biology Research Communications, 1 (1), 27-32

2012

Thermal inactivation and conformational lock of bovine carbonic anhydrase
L Alaei, A A Moosavi-Movahedi, H Hadi, A A Saboury, F Ahmad, M Amani
Protein and peptide letters, 19 (8), 852-858

2012

Comparative spectroscopic studies on drug binding characteristics and protein surface hydrophobicity of native and modified forms of bovine serum albumin: possible relevance to change in protein structure/function upon non-enzymatic glycation
R Khodarahmi, SA Karimi, MRA Kooshk, SA Ghadami, S Ghobadi, M Amani
Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 89, 177-186

2012

An examination of the effectiveness of neuropsychological and content-based training methods in the remediation of mathematics disorder
M Amani, U Barahmand, M Narimani
J Learn Disabil 1, 6-12

2012

Internal marketing impact on the effectiveness of group work in higher education, case study-university of Isfahan
A Naser-Isfahani, M Farrokhi, M Amani 
41-59, (42)Journal of Business Management Perspective (Management Perspective), 11, 9 

2012

Effects of omega-3 fatty acids supplementation on oxidative stress and MMP2/9 in patients with gastric cancer during chemotherapy
 A Nemati, R Mahdavi, I Faizi-Khankandi, M Amani, S Hazrati, AN Baghi, M Mazani, F Amani
 Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 11 (11), 1858-1863

2012

Acidic residue modifications restore chaperone activity of β-casein interacting with lysozyme
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, H Rajabzadeh, M Amani, D Nourouzian, K Zare, H Hadi, A Sharifzadeh, N Poursasan, F Ahmad, N Sheibani
International journal of biological macromolecules, 49 (4), 616-621

2011

Oxidative Stress and Trace Elements in Patients with Non-Diabetic Hemodialysis
R Alipanahmogadam, M Mazani, A Naghizadeh Baghi, A Nemati, M Amani, B Bashardoost, A Mansour Vatankhah, S Bohlooli
Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 11 (3), 228-237

2011

PP-080 Investigation on MMP-9 concentration in sera of people infected by Helicobacter pylori
GH Ettehad, M Amani, N Parastar
International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 15, S67

2011

OL-073 Evaluation of serum concentration of endothelium nitric oxide synthase in Helicobacter pylori positive people
M Amani, GH Ettehad, F Afshar
International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 15, S40

2011

Differential scanning calorimetry study on thermal denaturation of human carbonic anhydrase II
M Amani, R Khodarahmi, S Ghobadi, M Mehrabi, BI Kurganov, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, 56 (4), 1158-1162

2011

Assessment of gamma dose rate in indoor environments in selected districts of Ardabil Province, northwestern Iran
S Hazrati, H Sadeghi, M Amani, B Alizadeh, H Fakhimi, S Rahimzadeh
International Journal of Occupational Hygiene, 2 (1), 42-45

2010

The Effects of Deferiprone and Deferasirox on the Structure and Function of β-Thalassemia Hemoglobin
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, SJ Mousavy, A Divsalar, A Babaahmadi, K Karimian, A Shafiee, M Kamarie, N Poursasan, B Farzami, GH Riazi, GH Hakimelahi, F-Y Tsai, F Ahmad, M Amani, A A Saboury
Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics, 27 (3), 319-329

2009

Study of cosolvent-induced α-chymotrypsin fibrillogenesis: does protein surface hydrophobicity trigger early stages of aggregation reaction?
R Khodarahmi, H Soori, M Amani
The protein journal, 28 (7-8), 349

2009

Investigation on the interaction of newly designed anticancer Pd (II) complexes with different aliphatic tails and human serum albumin
A Divsalar, MJ Bagheri, AA Saboury, H Mansoori-Torshizi, M Amani
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113 (42), 14035-14042

2009

Structural Changes and Aggregation Process of Cu/Containing Amine Oxidase in the Presence of 2, 2, 2'-Trifluoroethanol
M Amani, R Yousefi, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, F Pintus, A Mura, G Floris, BI Kurganov, AA Saboury
Protein and peptide letters, 15 (5), 521-527

2008

Electroactive centers in Euphorbia latex and lentil seedling amine oxidases
H Heli, M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, A Jabbari, G Floris, Anna Mura
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, 72 (1), 29-36

2008

Fibril formation of lysozyme upon interaction with sodium dodecyl sulfate at pH 9.2
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, P Pirzadeh, S Hashemnia, S Ahmadian, B Hemmateenejad, M Amani, AA Saboury, F Ahmad, M Shamsipur, GH Hakimelahi, Fu-Yuan Tsai, H H Alijanvand, R Yousefi
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 60 (1), 55-61

2007

Glycoproteins: Their Composition, Structure and Function Glycoproteins: Their Composition, Structure and Function, 240-250, 1966
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, M Amani, SZ Moosavi-Nejad, S Hashemnia, 
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, 71 (7), 1644-1649

2007

Thermal dissection of lentil seedling amine oxidase domains by differential scanning calorimetry
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, M Amani, SZ Moosavi-Nejad, S Hashemnia, F Ahmad, G Floris, A Mura, M Rezaei-Tavirani, GH Hakimelahi, AA Saboury, R Yousefi
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, 71 (7), 1644-1649

2007

Mental Retardation and its related factors in Ardabil
M Narimani, M Amani
Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 7 (2), 190-195

2007

Two-state irreversible thermal denaturation of Euphorbia characias latex amine oxidase
M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, G Floris, A Mura, BI Kurganov, F Ahmad, AA Sabouri
Biophysical chemistry, 125 (2), 254-259

2007

The Prevalence of Arithmetic Disorder among Elementary School Children in Ardebil
U Barahmand, M Narimani, M Amani
Journal of Exceptional Children, 6 (4), 917-930

2007

Thermodynamic and structural studies on the human serum albumin in the presence of a polyoxometalate
D Ajloo, H Behnam, AA Saboury, F Mohamadi-Zonoz, B Ranjbar, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, Z Hasani, K Alizadeh, M Gharanfoli, M Amani
Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, 28 (5), 730-736

2007

Nickel ions induced substrate inhibition for Daao
F Bostanian, S Safarian, AA Saboury, M Amani, H Heli, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
The Febs Journal, 273, 333

2006

The Correlation of RNase A Enzymatic Activity with the Changes in the Distance between N ε2-His 12 and N δ1-His 119 Upon Addition of Stabilizing and Destabilizing Salts
AA Moosavi-Movahedi, M Gharanfoli, S Jalili, F Ahmad, J Chamani, GH Hakimelahi, M Sadeghi, M Amani, AA Saboury
The protein journal, 25 (2), 117-125

2006

Conformational study of human serum albumin in pre-denaturation temperatures by differential scanning calorimetry, circular dichroism and UV spectroscopy
M Rezaei-Tavirani, SH Moghaddamnia, B Ranjbar, M Amani, SA Marashi
BMB Reports, 39 (5), 530-536

2006

Thermal dissociation and conformational lock of superoxide dismutase
J Hong, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, H Ghourchian, M Amani, M Amanlou, FC Chilaka
Journal of biochemistry and molecular biology, 38 (5), 533

2005

The thermal aggregation process of lentil seedling amine oxidase
SZ Moosavi-Nejad, M Amani, G Floris, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
MOLECULAR & CELLULAR PROTEOMICS, 4 (8), S349-S349

2005

Comparative study of the conformational lock, dissociative thermal inactivation and stability of Euphorbia latex and lentil seedling amine oxidases
M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi, G Floris, S Longu, A Mura, SZ Moosavi-Nejad, AA Saboury, F Ahmad
The protein journal, 24 (3), 183-191

2005

Fluctuation of conformational structures for yeast alcohol dehydrogenase by difference pH: Thermal denaturation study
M Rezae-Tavirani, M Miroliaei, MN Gorgani, M Amani, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 88 (1), 34A-34A

2005

The comparative thermodynamic and kinetic study of amine oxidases from lentil seedings and Euphorbia latex
M Amani, M Gharanfoli, G Floris, S Longu, M Rezaei-Tavirani, A Mura, AA Saboury, AA Moosavi-Movahedi
BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 88 (1), 39A-39A

2005

Investigation on the surface hydrophobicity and aggregation kinetics of human calprotectin in the presence of calcium
R Yousefi, SK Ardestani, AA Saboury, A Kariminia, M Zeinali, M Amani
BMB Reports, 38 (4), 407-413

2005

Restorative Effect of Vitamin E on some Immunological Parameters of Sub-Lethal γ-Irradiated BALB/c Mice
S K Ardestani, M Amani
Iranian Biomedical Journal, 4 (1), 51-55

2000

  1.  
 

Book title / Colleagues

Type of work

Publisher

Date of pub.

1

Biological Effects of Cell phones

Compilation

Tagh Bostan, Ilam university of Medical Sciences

2005

 

 

Title

Degree / Field

University / School

Implementation
plan

Year of thesis defense

1

The effects of All-trans retinoic acid on survival rate and expression profile of notch1 and hes1 genes in human gastric cancer (MKN-45 cell line)

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2015

2

Prevalence of Rota and Adenoviruses 40and 41infection in children suffering from acute gastroenteritis hospitalized in Ardebil Buali hospital.

Pediatric Speciality

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Advisor

2015

3

The effect of probiotic yoghurt consumption on oxidative stress and inflammatory factors in young women after exhaustive exercise

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Advisor

2014

4

Cytotoxicity of newly synthesized Pd (II) complexes on Gastrointestinal Cancer Cell Lines(AGS, HepG2, and KEYSE-30)

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Advisor

2013

5

The effect of Conjugated linoleic acid consumption on oxidative stress and matrix metalloproteinases after exhaustive exercise in young men

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Advisor

2013

6

The examination of Concentration of Cu contained amine oxidase enzyme in dysmenorrhea

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2013

7

Simultaenous effect of all-trans retinoic acid, 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin on KYSE-30, AGS cell lines

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2013

8

The effect of All-trans retinoic acid & DAPT (γ-secretase inhibitor) on gastric cancer cells

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2013

9

Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and its association with this vitamin level in susceptibility to tuberculosis

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Advisor

2013

10

Evaluation of eNOS and MMP-2 enzymes in patients with gastric cancer

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2013

11

Puriffication of amine oxidase from pea seedlings and study on the effect of sucrose on its stability

MSc in Clinical biochemistry

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2011

12

Detection of serum concentration of Il-12 in H.pylori infected people comparing to healthy one

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2011

13

Assey of mmp-9 enzyme concentration in the serum of patients infected by Helicobacter pylori

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2010

14

Assay of endothelium oxide nitric synthase in the serum of patients infected by H.pylori

General Practitioner

Ardabil
School of Medicine

Supervisor

2010

  • Bio-thermodynamics
  • Protein Aggregation
  • Protein- Ligand binding

Title

Year

Protein FTIR spectroscopy (under supervision of Andreas Barth) Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

          2015       

Protein X-ray Crystallography (under supervision of Professor Edward N Baker), Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand

2006-2007    

Title

 Year

Appreciated by the governor of Ardebil province as having the most cited paper

2013

Appreciated by the President of ArUMS university of medical sciences to holding of biophysics chemistry conference at Ardabil University of Medical Sciences

2012

Appreciated by university research management for organizing Student Annual Congress on medical sciences

2013

Winning award of Iranian Society of Biochemical Chemistry (ISOBC)

2006

Appreciated by the Allameh-Tabatabai center for Higher Education for to cooperating with respective center

2001