Professor Batavani

 

 

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Personal information:

  • First name: Rooze Ali
  • Family name: Batavani
  • Birth Date: 5th September 1957
  • Born in: Fereydounshahr, Isfahan
  • Nationality: Iranian
  • Native languages: Persian
  • Position: Professor of Department of Theriogenology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, P. O. Box 1177, Urmia - Iran.
  • phone + 98 4432770508, Fax +98 4432771926
  • Email: alibatavani@yahoo.com.

 

  • Educations:
  • Diploma in natural science in June 1975.
  • DVM degree in May 1985 from Faculty of Veterinary medicine, University of Shiraz, Iran.
  • DVSC degree in Theriogenology May 1995 from Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Iran

 

  • Thesis:

DVM Thesis: Blood pattern changes in relation to age, sex and breed in fat tailed sheep (Persian, 64 pages with 35 references). School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Shiraz, Iran.

DVSC Thesis: Effect of dystocia on postpartum period, fertility and milk production in dairy cows (Persian, 100 pages with 40 references). Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Iran

 

  • Employment background:
  • Lecturer instructor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, Iran, since 1985-1991.
  • Lecturer (as a part of DVSc course in Animal Reproduction and Obstetrics), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Tehran, Shiraz & Urmia Universities, Iran, since 1991-1995.
  • Research and teaching appointment again at the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, Iran since 1995 till now.
  • Academic promotion:
  • Assistant Professor in 1995, Associate Professor in 2004, Full Professor in 2013.

 

  • Research interests:
  • Doing research in the fields of Mastitis, Reproductive Ultrasonography, Reproductive health programs, Assisted Reproductive Technology, Obstetrics and Reproductive Diseases of large animals (Equine, Bovine, Ovine, Caprine).

 

Articles:

  • 1- Edjtehadi, M., Batavani, R. A. & Rezaian, H. (1987). Blood pattern changes in relation to age, sex and breed in fat tailed sheep. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, 41: 109-128.
  • 2- Farokhi Ardebili, F., Batavani, R. A. & Havareshti, P. & Mirtorabi, S. M. (1998). Effect of three different doses of FSH (Folltropin- V) on superovulation rate in river buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis). Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, 54: 53-58.
  • 3- Batavani, R. A., Mortaz, E., Falahian, K. & Dawoodi, M. A. (2003). Study on frequency, etiology and some enzymatic activities of subclinical ovine mastitis in Urmia, Iran. Small Ruminant Research, 50: 45-50.
  • 4- Batavani, R. A., Alavi Shoushtari, S. M. & Tavakoli, A. (2003). Effects of phosphate, citrate and tris diluents on motility of buffalo spermatozoa. Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, 58: 355-358.
  • 5- Batavani, R. A. & Eliasi, K. (2004). Effect of GnRH analoque (Gonadorelin) on pregnancy rates in river buffaloes. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 5: 81-85.
  • 6- Batavani, R. A. (2004). Cleft palate in buffalo calf (A case report). Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, 60: 303-304.
  • 7- Kheradmand kolour, A., Batavani, R. A. & Farrokhi Ardabili, F. (2005). Comparative Sonographic fetometry in dairy cattle. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 6: 47-51.
  • 8- Kheradmand kolour, A., Batavani, R. A. & Farrokhi Ardabili, F. (2005). A preliminary observation on the Effect of parity on first day ultrasonic detection of embryo and its organs in bovine. Journal of Veterinary Medicine, A, 52: 74-77.
  • 9- Kheradmand kolour, A., Batavani, R. A. & Babaei, H. (2006). Study on the frequency of pregnant ewes slaughtered in Khoram Abad abattoir. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 7: 55-58.
  • 10- Batavani, R. A., Kheradmand kolour, A. & Shahbazi, A. (2006). Abattoir survey of the pregnancy status of ewes in Urmia, Iran. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2: 350-353.
  • 11- Kheradmand kolour, A., Babaei, H. & Batavani. R. A. (2006). Effect of improved diet on semen quality and scrotal circumference in the ram. Veterinarski arhiv. 76 (4): 333-341.
  • 12- Batavani, R. A, Ansari, M. H. & Asri, S. (2006). Concentrations of serum total protein and protein fractions during diestrus and pregnancy in Makuii ewes. Comparative Clinical Pathology. 15: 227-230.
  • 13- Batavani, R.A., Asri, S. & Naebzadeh H. (2007). The effect of subclinical mastitis on milk composition in dairy cows. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 8 (3): 205-211.
  • 14- Batavani, R.A., Ghasemzadeh, M. & Kheradmand, A. (2008). Changes of enzyme activities in ovine fetal fluids and maternal blood serum with gestational age. Comp. Clin. Pathology. 17:105-109.
  • 15- Batavani, R. A., Davasaz Tabrizi, A, Batavani, R.A., Asri Rezaei, S. & Ahmadi, M. (2008). Fibrinogen and Ceruloplasmin in plasma and milk of Dairy Cows with Subclinical and Clinical Mastitis. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences. 11(4): 571-576.
  • 16- Tabatabaei, S., Batavani, R. A. & Talebi, A. R. (2009). Comparison of Oviductal Sperm Age on Fertility, Hatchability and Embryonic Death rates in Iranian Indigenous and Ross-308 Broiler Breeder Chickens. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances. 8(1): 85-89.
  • 17- Tabatabaei, S., Batavani, R. A. & Talebi, A. R. (2009). Comparison of Semen Quality in Indigenous and Ross Broiler Breed Roosters. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances. 8(1): 90-93.
  • 18- Dastmalchi Saei H., Ahmadi M., Mardani K. & Batavani R.A. (2009). Molecular typing of Staphylococcus aureus Isolated from Bovine Mastitis Based on Polymorphism of the coagulase Gene. Veterinary Microbiology. 137: 202-206.
  • 19- Dastmalchi Saei H., Ahmadi M., Mardani K. & Batavani R.A. (2010). Genotyping of Staphylococcus aureus Isolated from Bovine Mastitis Based on PCR-RFLP analysis of the aro A gene. Comparative Clinical Pathology. 19: 163-168.
  • 20- Tabatabaei, S., Batavani, R. A. and Ayen, E. (2011). Effects of vitamin E addition to chicken semen on sperm quality during in vitro storage of semen. Veterinary Research Forum. 2 (2) 103-111.
  • 21-Najarnezhad, V. and Rajae M. and Batavani R. A. (Peer reviewer) (2013). Seroepidemiology of bluetongue disease in small ruminants of north-east of Iran. Asian Pac. J. Trop. Biomed. 3: 492-495.
  • 22- Khaki, A., Batavani, R. A. and Najafi, G. (2013). The in vitro effect of leptin on semen quality of water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) bulls. Veterinary Research Forum. 4 (1) 7-12.
  • 23- Khaki, A., Batavani, R. A. and Najafi, G. (2014). Effect of leptin on in vitro nuclear maturation and apoptosis of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) oocyte. International Journal of Fertility and Sterility. 8: 43-48.
  • 24- Ghasemzadeh, M., Batavani, R. A., Eslami, M. and Sedighi, M. A. (2012). Effect of Zinc ions on differentiation of bone marrow- derived mesenchymal stem cells to male cells and some germ cell-specific gene expression in rams. Biolgical Trace Element Research. 150: 137- 146.
  • 25- Ghasemzadeh, M., Eslami, M. and Batavani, R. A. and Sedighi, M. A. (2014). Comparision of the effectiveness of three different concentrations of retinoic acid used for induction of germ cell differentiation in sheep marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Andrologia. 46: 24-35.
  • 26- Ghasemzadeh, M., Eslami, M. and Batavani, R. A. and Ghasemzadeh, M. (2015). Male and female rat bone marrow – derived mesenchymal stem cells are different in terms of the expression of germ cell specific genes. Anat. Sci. Int. 90 (3): 187-196.
  • 27- Eslami, H., Batavani, R.A. and Asri, S. (2015). Changes of stress oxidative enzymes in mammary tissue, blood and milk after experimental mastitis induced by E. coli LPS. Veterinary Research Forum. 6 (2): 131-136.
  • 28- Shafiei, H. R., Batavani, R.A. and Najafi, G. (2016). Protective effect of leptin on induced apoptosis with trichostatin A on buffalo oocytes. Veterinary Research Forum. 7(2): 99-104.
  • 29- Ghasemzadeh, M., Eslami, M. and Batavani, R. A. and Ghasemzadeh, M. (2016). Autologous Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells Transplantation into the Testes of Infertile Male Rats and New Germ Cell Formation. Int. J. Stem Cell. 9 (2): 250-263.
  • 30- Golzari, A., Batavani, R.A. and Amanloo, H.

 

  • Book translations:
  • from English language to persian: Reference books for students in degrees of DVM, DVSc in Theriogenology, MS & BS of animal science and animal production.
  1. درمان نوین مامایی و بیماری های تولید مثل دام بزرگ (2) جلد اول مامایی و بیماری های تولید مثل اسب 1392

 

 درمان نوین مامایی و بیماری های تولید مثل دام بزرگ (2) جلد دوم مامایی و بیماری های تولید مثل گاو 1390

 

 Scientific editor of the following books:

  • Buffalo breeding

 (پرورش گاومیش)

  • Veterinary Reproduction and Obstetrics Vol. 1 & 2

 (تولید مثل و مامایی دامپزشکی جلد 1 و 2)

 

  • Reviewer of the following journals:
  • Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research
  • Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary, University of Tehran
  • Journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Shahid Chamran
  • Veterinary Research Forum, Urmia university

 

  • Executive Activities:
  • Dean of Veterinary Clinic & Hospital for 7 years.
  • Head of Department of veterinary Clinical Sciences for 4 years.
  • Deputy of education, research and postgraduate for 4 years.
  • Dean of Theriogenology Department for 10 years.
  • Head of department of Theriogenology & Poultry diseases for 2 years.
  • Member of National Board of Theriogenology Examination Committee, College of Veterinary Medicine, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, 2001- 2007.
  • Member of Board of Theriogenology Examination Committee, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, Iran. Since 2007 till now.
  • Member of educational Committee of Urmia university, since 2006 till now.

 

Papers and abstracts in conferences:

1- Evaluation of blood serum progesterone by RIA for pregnancy diagnosis in buffaloes

2- Effect of Gonadorelin agonist (GnRH) on pregnancy rates in river buffaloes

3- Bacterial causes of ovine subclinical mastitis in Urmia

4- Effect of tris, citrate and phosphate diluents on sperm motility in buffaloes

5- Compositional changes of milk in mastitic dairy cows

6- Report of anencephaly (hypoplasia of procencephalon) in a calf

7- Report of mare abortion due to umbulical torsion

8- Pregnancy diagnosis by real time ultrasonography in ewes

9- Case report of cleft palate in a buffalo calf

10- Case report of Uterus didelphy (double cervix) in Buffalo

11- Ultrasonographic appearance of physiologic changes of reproductive system in mares

12- Ultrasonographic appearance of embryo in mares

13- Fungal causes of mastitis in dairy cows in Urmia

14- First report of birth of buffalo calf by embryo transfer in Iran

15- Perosomus elumbis in a Holstein calf in Urmia

16- Abbatior survey of pregnancy status of ewes in Urmia

17- Arachnomelia in ewe lambs

18- Effect of dystocia on postpartum period, fertility and milk production in dairy cows

19- Report of abdominal hernia simultaneous with abscess in a pregnant cow

20- Study of electrophoretic pattern of blood plasma in mastitis cows

21- Comparative evaluation of ovarian structures in cows by rectal palpation and ultrasonography

22- Fetometric sonography of rabbit

23- Management of Hydroallantois in a cow

24- Prevalence of Shiga toxin producing E. coli in milk of dairy cows affected by coliform mastitis

25- Report of ovarian cyst in ewe simultaneous with abscess in contralateral ovary

26- Frequency of reproductive diseases in large animals in Urmia

27- Report of Hydroallantois simultaneous with placental tumor in a cow

28- Uterus unicornis in ewe

29- Embryonic death and abortion in dairy cows

30- Morphological defects of sperm in Ross broiler breeder roosters

31- Changes of fibrinogen, ceruloplasmin and albumin in blood plasma and milk of mastitic dairy cows

32- Superovulation and embryo transfer in river buffalo in Iran

33- Study on frequency, aetiology and some enzymatic activity of subclinical mastitis in Urmia

34- Studies on LDH, ALP and AST activity of milk and blood for detection of SCM in ewes

35-  Evaluation of morphological and behavioral characteristics of sertoli cells in vitro

36- The effects of Nigella sativa on the lipid profile changes of seminal plasma and blood plasma in Ross roosters

37- The effects of Nigella sativa on the antioxidant enzyme activities (SOD, CAT, GSH-PX) of seminal plasma and blood in Ross roosters

38- The effects of Nigella sativa on the catalase activity changes of seminal plasma in Ross roosters

39- Effect of leptin on in vitro fertilization of fresh and vitrified oocyte with frozen-thawed semen in river buffalo (Bubalus bubalis)

40- Effect of leptin on sperm apoptosis and necrosis in fresh and cryopreserved buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) semen

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Advisor of DVM and BS Student thesis

·       Comparison of GnRH injection at the time of AI with 12-13day post AI on pregnancy rate in buffaloes. 1997

·       Application of blood Serum progesterone for pregnancy diagnosis of buffalo. 1997

·       The application of ultrasonography in female animal reproduction. 1998

·       Evaluation of the LDH enzyme activity in blood serum and milk of dairy cows affected by mastitis. 1998

·       Evaluation of the changes of electrolytes, pH and albumin in milk of cows affected by mastitis. 1997

·       Effect different temperatures and duration of suspending semen straws in nitrogen vapors on post-thaw motility of buffalo bull spermatozoa. 1998

·       Effect of toxins on reproduction (reproductive toxicology). 1998

·       Study of bacterial causes of subclinical mastitis in ewes of Urmia province. 1998

·       Evaluation of LDH, AST and ALP for subclinical mastitis diagnosis in ewes of Urmia province. 1999

·       Mycotic causes of mastitis in dairy cows in Urmia. 1999

·       Study on the frequency of pregnant ewes slaughtered in Urmia abattoir, Iran. 2006

·       Comparative evaluation of the diagnosis of genital tract diseases in cattle by rectal palpation and ultrasonography. 2008

·       Pregnancy diagnosis by real-time ultrasonography in ewes. 2002

·       Ultra sonographic characteristics of physiological bovine uterus and ovaries. 2003

·       Ultra sonographic study of genital system in non-pregnant mare. 2003

·        Fetal fluid changes during gestational age in buffalo. 2005

·       Activity of some enzymes in ovine fetal fluids and maternal blood with gestational age. 2006

·       Assessments of copper status in aborted ewes. 2005

·       Comparative evaluation of ovarian structures in cattle by rectal palpation and ultrasonography. 2008

·       A review of cystic ovarian disease (COD) in ruminants. 1999

·       Investigation of the presence of Shiga toxin producing genes in E. coli 0157:H7 isolated from Mastitis samples by PCR. 2009

·       The effect of supplemented dietary Nigella sativa on semen quality in Ross roosters. 2011

·       The effect of supplemented dietary Nigella sativa on the antioxidant enzyme activities (SOD, CAT, GSH-PX) in blood and seminal plasma of Ross roosters. 2011

·       Detection of Arcanobacterium pyogenese using (Plo) Polysin gene amplification in milk. 2010

·       Effect of leptin on in vitro fertilization of fresh oocyte, with frozen-thawed semen in river buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). 2013

·       Changes of antioxidant enzymes in experimental mastitis with E. coli lipopolysaccharide in rats. 2014

·       The effects of supplemented dietary Nigella sativa on the lipid profile changes of seminal plasma in Ross roosters. 2012

·        Changes of acute phase protein profiles during gestation of Makuii ewes. 1995

·        Changes of total protein and protein fractions during gestation of Makuii ewes. 1995

·       Sonographic fetometry in Rabbit. 2008

 

Advisor of postgraduate DVSc degree students

·        Sonographic fetometry of embryo and fetal development in Holstein dairy cows. 2005

·        Acute phase proteins variations in the milk and serum of cows with bacterial mastitis. 2008

·        Comparative study of semen quality and oviductal sperm age following artificial insemination in Indigenous and Ross chickens. 2009

·        In vitro generation of male germ line stem cells from ram marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells. 2012

·        Effect of leptin on in vitro maturation and apoptosis following oocyte vitrification and on fresh and frozen-thawed semen quality in river buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). 2013

·        Effect of leptin on apoptosis genes expression during in vitro oocyte maturation after vitrification in buffalo. 2015

·        Changes of stress oxidative enzymes in rat mammary tissue, blood and milk after experimental mastitis induced by E. coli LPS. 2016

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Reviewer of more than 35 DVM, DVSc and BS Thesis.

 Projects:

  Superovulation and embryo transfer in River Buffaloes. 1996

  Evaluation of blood progesterone concentration by RIA as a pregnancy diagnostic method in of buffaloes. 1999

  Investigate the impaction of inter testicular transplantation of autologus bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells on spermatogenesis recovery in infertile male rats. 2016

 

Foreign languages: English, Georgian

 

Hobbies: Swimming, Walking, Bicycle riding, Reading books