Academic Staff

                                        Dr.Zanan Mohammed Ameen Taha
Dr.Zanan Mohammed Ameen Taha Director of Duhok Research Center
Assistant Professor
Microbiology/Molecular bacteriology Microbiology
  • PhD: Microbiology, Molecular Bacteriology/ University of Duhok, Duhok, Iraq.
    MSc: Microbiology, University of Duhok, Duhok, Iraq.
    BSc: Veterinary surgery and Medicine, University of Duhok, Duhok, Iraq.

  • 1. Isolation of Salmonella among Sheep Flocks and Sheep Abattoir in Duhok Province. (University of Duhok; Master thesis)
    2. Isolation and Molecular Identification with Resistant Profile Determination of Listeria monocytogenes from Imported Chicken Carcasses in Duhok, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. (JOURNAL OF PURE AND APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY; India)
    3. Occurrence and antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella serotypes from chicken carcasses in Duhok, Iraq. (Journal of Zankoi Sulaimani Part-A- (Pure and Applied Sciences; University of Sulaimanya Kurdistan region, Iraq)
    4. Sero-prevalence of Chlamydophila abortus in goat farms in Duhok Province-Iraq. (AL-Qadisiya Journal of Vet. Med. Sci.; AL-Qadisiya University, Iraq)
    5. Prevalence of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli from animal products in Duhok Province-Iraq (Thomson routers; Clarivate journal list) (Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, Shiraz University)
    6. Investigation of gcat gene and antibiotic resistance pattern of Aeromonas hydrophila isolated from hemorrhagic septicemia’s cases in fish farms. (Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences; Scopus Journal list)
    7. Genetic diversity and clonal relatedness of Aeromonas hydrophila strains isolated from hemorrhagic septicemia’s cases in common Carp (Cyprinus carpio) farms (Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences; Scopus Journal list)
    8. Prevalence and molecular investigation of caseous lymphadenitis among the slaughtered sheep at Duhok Abattoirs; experimental infection with Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. (Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences; Scopus Journal list)
    9. Genotyping and genetic diversity of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis strains isolated from caseous lymphadenitis in sheep and goats. (Explor Anim Med Res, Clarivate journal list; India)
    10. Multidrug resistant and clonal dispersion of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli from ready to eat meat products in Duhok province, Iraq (Accepted manuscript). (Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences; Scopus Journal list)
    11. Risk Factors of Clonally Related, Multi and Extensively Drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Severely Ill COVID-19 Patients (under publication). (Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology; Clarivate journal list; Hindawi; IF: 2.585)
    12. Phylogenetic tree analysis, DNA finger printing, virulence traits and antibiotic resistance of Aeromonas spp. From Salmon fish farms (under publication). (Veterinary Research Forum; Iran, Clarivate journal list; IF: 0.950).
    13. Pathological Lesions of Complex Gill Diseases in Farmed Trout Salmon (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Fish in Duhok Province (Thomson routers; Clarivate journal list).

  • Microbiology, Molecular Microbiology, Bacterial pathogenicity, Antibiotic resistance, Microbial DNA fingerprinting

  • Full-time employment which included full responsibility for the planning and delivery of instruction and evaluation of student learning. the period is about (17 years Teaching Experience)

  • 1. PhD supervision (2): 1. Meqdad S Ahmed. 2. Shaaban T Sadiq

  • 4 workshops, 3 training courses

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