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The Iranian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding (IJGPB) is an international peer-reviewed journal published under the auspices of the Imam Khomeini International University and Iranian Biotechnology Society, Islamic Republic of Iran. IJGPB is an open access journal.

Agricultural biotechnology and plant breeding departments of  imam Khomeini international university (IKIU), have jointly initiated publishing a scientific grade journal, IJGPB, affirmed by the ministry of science, research and technology, twoards providing a bed for the publication of research achivements and experiences of the university staff and research centres of the country. This journal is published semi-annually in English,  in cooperation with the biotechnology society of iran. accepts articles related to the subject of the journal and research studies in plant breeding , genetics and agricultural biotechnology fields.


Please carefully consider all writing points (Guide for Authors)

This Journal obeys the COPE rules.

All the manuscripts submitted to this journal will be checked for Plagiarism




Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2 - Serial Number 16, Winter and Spring 2019, Pages 1-76 

Research paper

1. Genetic diversity of dog rose (Rosa canina L.) using ISSR markers

Pages 1-8


Maryam Jamali; Alireza Ghanbari; Asghar Estaji; Mousa Torabi Giglou; Mahdi Saidi

5. Study of antioxidant defense genes expression profile pattern of rice (Oryza sativa L.) cultivars in response to drought stress

Pages 46-56


Borzo Kazerani; Saeid Navabpour; Hossein Sabouri; Seyedeh Sanaz Ramezanpour; Khalil Zaynali Nezhad; Ali Eskandari

6. Molecular study of mollusca in Bandar Lengeh using 18S rRNA gene

Pages 57-65


Raheem Haddad; Esmat Alemzadeh; Alireza Ahmadi; Mohammad Sediq Mortazavi; Maryam Moezzi; Effat Alemzadeh; Saeid Tamadoni Jahromi

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