Dr. Bahare Salehi, PhD

Medical Ethics and Law Research Center

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

Tehran, Iran


2017, PhD, Medical Sciences
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2013, Master of Science in Microbiology
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, North Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
2006, Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Iran

Research Interest

Microbial Nanotechnology
Microbial Biotechnology
Medical Microbiology
Biomedical Ethics
Medical Ethics

Scientific Activities

Memberships and Special Activities:
 Member, American Society for Microbiology
 Member, Iranian Society for Medical Bacteriology
 Member, Iranian Society of Biology
 Chair, A session in International Conference on current research in Medical, Medicine and Health Sciences (CRMMHS), 15-16 May 2017, New Delhi, India
 Member, Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council
 Member, Young Researchers and Elites Club, North Tehran Branch of Islamic Azad University
 English teaching, “Zabansara of Tehran” English Teaching Institute, 2009
 English teaching, Institutes for Preparing University Applicants, 2008
 Computer teaching, “Farhang-e-Mehr” Computer sciences Teaching Institute, 2007
 Participate in Workshop, “Principal of Flow cytometry in clinical Application” organized by National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung diseases (NRITLD) & Utrecht University and Amsterdam University, Netherlands, 2015
 An interview with Iranian TV Channel 4, “Scientific and Cultural News” program, about my researches. 2014.
 A live interview with Iranian Radio, “Javan Radio, Sobh-e-Danesh” program, about Penicillin Biosensor. 2014.
 A live interview with Iranian Radio, “Danesh Radio” Scientific News program, about Penicillin Biosensor. 2015.
 An interview with Monthly Journal of Nanotechnology Publishing by Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council, 210th sequential issue (First issue of April 2015).
 Member of Research Council, Medical Ethics and Law Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
 Member of Executive Committee and Congress Book Editor, The 5th International Congress on Medical Law, Medical Law, 13-14 December 2017. Karaj, Iran
 Member of Executive Committee and Congress Book Editor, Physician and Patient Mutual Rights Congress. 16-17 December, 2017. Isfahan, Iran
 Language Skill: Mock IELTS 7.0
 Computer Skill: ICDL


1. Bahare Salehi, Sedigheh Mehrabian, Abbas Akhavan Sepahi. The efficacy of cadmium oxide nanoparticles on Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. Advanced Studies in Biology, 2013; 5:473-488.
2. Leili Aghebati-maleki, Bahare Salehi, Rezvan Behfar, Hajar Saeidmanesh, Fereshte Ahmadian, Mohammadtaghi Sarebanhassanabadi, Masoud Negahdary. Designing a hydrogen peroxide biosensor using catalase and modified electrode with magnesium oxide nanoparticles. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 2014; 9:257-271.
3. Bahare Salehi, Sedigheh Mehrabian, Mehdi Ahmadi. Investigation of antibacterial effect of cadmium oxide nanoparticles on Staphylococcus aureus bacteria. Journal of Nanobiotechnology, 2014; 12(1):26.
4. Parisa Sistani, Leila Sofimaryo, Zahra Rakhshan Masoudi, Arezou Sayad, Roya Rahimzadeh, Bahare Salehi. A penicillin biosensor by using silver nanoparticles. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 2014; 9:6201-6212.
5. Bahare Salehi, Esmaeil Mortaz, Payam Tabarsi. Comparison of antibacterial activity of cadmium oxide nanoparticles against Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus bacteria. Advanced Biomedical Research Journal, 2015; 4:105.
6. Mehdi Ahmadi, Bahare Salehi. The link between intergenic distances and controls exerted on the transcriptional regulation; an inferential approach. Cellular and Molecular Biology (Noisy-le-Grand, France), 2017; 28:63(2):14-19.
7. Javad Sharifi-Rad, Bahare Salehi, Zorica Z. Stojanović-Radić, Patrick Valere Tsouh Fokoud, Marzieh Sharifi-Rad, Gail B. Mahady, Majid Sharifi-Rad, Mohammad-Reza Masjedi, Temitope O. Lawal, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Javid Masjedi, Razieh Sharifi-Rad, William N. Setzer, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Farzad Kobarfard, Atta-ur Rahman, Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary, Athar Atar, Marcello Iriti. Biotechnology Advances. In Press 2017.
8. Javad Sharifi-Rad, Bahare Salehi, Elena Maria Varoni, Farukh Sharopov, Zubaida Yousaf, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Farzad Kobarfard. Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Mohammad Hossain Afdjei, Majid Sharifi-Rad, Marcello Iriti. Plants of the Melaleuca Genus as Antimicrobial Agents: From Farm to Pharmacy. From Farm to Pharmacy. Phytotherapy Research 2017; 31:1475–1494.
9. Javad Sharifi-Rad, Bahare Salehi, Paulo Schnitzler, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Farzad Kobarfard, Mohammad Fathi, Mashallah Eisazadeh, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad. Susceptibility of herpes simplex virus type 1 to monoterpenes thymol, carvacrol, p-cymene and essential oils of Sinapis arvensis L., Lallemantia royleana Benth. and Pulicaria vulgaris Gaertn. Cellular and Molecular Biology.63 (8), 42-47. 2017.
10. Bahare Salehi, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Antonio Segura-Carretero, Farzad Kobarfard, Maria del Mar Contreras, Mehrdad Faizi, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Sayyad Abbas Tabatabai, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Bioactive chemical compounds in Eremurus persicus (Joub. & Spach) Boiss. essential oil and their health implications. Cellular and Molecular Biology.63 (9), 1-7. 2017.
11. Javad Sharifi-Rad, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Elena Maria Varoni, Bahare Salehi, Farzad Kobarfard, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Marcello Iriti, Marzieh Sharifi-Rad. Chemical composition and functional properties of essential oils from Nepeta Schiraziana Boiss. Farmacia. 65(5), 802-812. 2017.
12. Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Elena Maria Varoni, Bahare Salehi, Javad Sharifi-Rad, Karl R. Matthews, Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Farzad Kobarfard, Salam A. Ibrahim, Dima Mnayer, Zainul Amiruddin Zakaria, Majid Sharifi-Rad, Zubaida Yousaf, Marcello Iriti, Adriana Basile, Daniela Rigano. Plants of the Genus Zingiber as a Source of Bioactive Phytochemicals: From Tradition to Pharmacy. Molecules, 22, 2145. 2017.
13. Mahmoud Abbasi, Mehrzad Kiani, Mehdi Ahmadi, Bahare Salehi. Organ transplantation and donation from the point of view of medical students in Iran: Ethical aspects and knowledge. Cellular and Molecular Biology, 31;64(1):91-96. 2018.
14. Mehrzad Kiani, Mahmoud Abbasi, Mehdi Ahmadi, Bahare Salehi. Organ Transplantation in Iran; Current State and Challenges with a View on Ethical Consideration. Journal of Clinical Medicine 7, 45. 2018.
15. Mahmoud Abbasi, Mehrzad Kiani, Mehdi Ahmadi, Bahare Salehi. Knowledge and Ethical Issues in Organ Transplantation and Organ Donation: Perspectives from Iranian Health Personnel. Annals of Transplantation, 23(40), 292-299. 2018.
16. Abhay P. Mishra, Bahare Salehi, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Raffaele Pezzani, Farzad Kobarfard, Javad Sharifi-Rad, Manisha Nigam. Programmed Cell Death, from a
Cancer Perspective: An Overview. Molecular Diagnosis & Therapy. 22(3), 281–295. 2018.
17. Bahare Salehi, Paolo Zucca, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Raffaele Pezzani, Sadegh Rajabi, William N. Setzer , Elena Maria Varoni, Marcello Iriti, Farzad Kobarfard, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Phytotherapeutics in cancer invasion and metastasis. Phytotherapy Research, doi:10.1002/ptr.6087. 2018.
18. Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Elena Maria Varoni, Marcello Iriti, Miquel Martorell, William N. Setzer, María del Mar Contreras, Bahare Salehi, Azam Soltani‐Nejad, Sadegh Rajabi, Mercedeh Tajbakhsh, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Carvacrol and human health: A comprehensive review. Phytotherapy Research, doi:/10.1002/ptr.6103.
19. Mehdi Sharifi‐Rad, Dima Mnayer, Maria Flaviana Bezerra Morais‐Braga, Joara Nályda Pereira Carneiro, Camila Fonseca Bezerra, Henrique Douglas Melo Coutinho, Bahare Salehi, Miquel Martorell, María del Mar Contreras, Azam Soltani‐Nejad, Yoshie Adriana Hata Uribe, Zubaida Yousaf, Marcello Iriti, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Echinacea plants as antioxidant and antibacterial agents: From traditional medicine to biotechnological applications. Phytotherapy Research, doi:10.1002/ptr.6101. 2018.
20. Bahare Salehi , Nanjangud V. Anil Kumar, Bilge Şener , Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, Mehtap Kılıç, Gail B. Mahady , Sanja Vlaisavljevic, Marcello Iriti, Farzad Kobarfard, William N. Setzer , Seyed Abdulmajid Ayatollahi, Athar Ata, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Medicinal Plants Used in the Treatment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 19(5), 1459, 2018.
21. Bahare Salehi, Abhay Prakash Mishra, Ila Shukla, Mehdi Sharifi-Rad, María del Mar Contreras, Antonio Segura-Carretero, Hannane Fathi, Nafiseh Nasri Nasrabadi, Farzad Kobarfard, Javad Sharifi-Rad. Thymol, thyme, and other plant sources: Health and potential uses. Phytotherapy Research, 1–19, doi:10.1002/ptr.6109. 2018.

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