Serafim  Papadimitriou

Garshasb Rigi

Assistant Professor


Garshasb Rigi is an Assistant professor of Molecular Genetics for Department of Biology in Behbahan Khatam Alanbia University of Technology.Rigi did his PhD in Molecular Genetics,from National Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.Rigi has good skills in Bioinformatics softwares.He received many awards and has good number of Publications.Rigi has memberships in Genetics Society of Iran,Biotechnology Society of Iran,Bioinformatics society of Iran,The head of the scientific – researching committee of agronomy & plant breeding group in agriculture faculty of Isfahan University of technology,Scientific Committee of Biology at National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology,Central Committee of Nanotechnology at Behbahan Khatam Alanbia University of Technology,The Eastern Mediterranean Health Genomics and Biotechnology Network (EMGEN).


Area of Interest

3)Immunoassay Development

4) Molecular Genetics

5) Recombinant protein production

top publication

1)Samira Ghaedmohammadi, Garshasb Rigi, Reza Zadmard, Ezio Ricca, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Immobilization of Bioactive Protein A from Staphylococcus aureus (SpA) on the Surface of Bacillus subtilis Spores. Molecular Biotechnology 2015 Apr; DOI: 10.1007/s12033-015-9868-z

2)Garshasb Rigi, Samira Ghaed Mohammadi, Maryam Rezaei Arjomand, Gholamreza Ahmadian, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi: Optimization of extracellular truncated Staphylococcal Protein A (SpA) expression in Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3). Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry 2014 Mar; 61(2):217-25;

3)Majid Vahed, Ebrahim Motalebi, Garshasb Rigi, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi, Mohammad Reza Soudi, Mehdi Sadeghi, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Improving chitinolytic activity of Bacillus pumilus SG2 by random mutagenesis. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 2013 Nov 28; 23(11):1519-28;

4)Farideh Zakeri, Majid Sadeghizadeh, Mohammad Reza Kardan, Hossein Shahbani Zahiri, Gholamreza Ahmadian, Fatemeh Masoumi, Hakimeh Sharafi, Garshasb Rigi, Hojatollah Vali, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi: Differential proteome analysis of a selected bacterial strain isolated from a high background radiation area in response to radium stress.. Journal of proteomics 05/2012; 75(15):4820-32.

5)H Sharafi, L Alidost, H Abassi, G Rigi, H Shahbani Zahiri, G Ahmadian, H Vali, K Akbari Noghabi: Antibacterial activity of probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum HK01: Effect of divalent metal cations and food additives on production efficiency of antibacterial compounds. Preparative Biochemistry & Biotechnology 01/2012;

6)Garshasb Rigi, Gholam Ali Kardar, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Detection of protein A effects on immune system. Iranian journal of Immunology; 05/2014; 11: 786-787

7)Garshasb Rigi, Morteza Esfahanian, Khosrow Aghayipur, Reza Behrouzi, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Cloning and Sequencing of HAO3 gene of Hyalomma anatolicum anatolicum in unsecretory shuttle vector pPICZB. Modern Genetics Journal; 05/2012

8)Samira Ghaedmohammadi, Garshasb Rigi, Reza Zadmard, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Display of Staphylococcus aureus protein A on the Bacillus subtilis spore surface: Development of novel immunoadsorptive particles. Under review;

9)Kambiz Morabbi Heravi, Maryam Rezaei Arjomand, Garshasb Rigi, Majid Vahed, Samira Ghaedmohammadi, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Expression of β-galactosidase (lacZ) using a modified version of Bacillus pumilus chitinase promoter. Under review;

10)Garshasb Rigi, Parisa Beyranvand, Samira Ghaedmohammadi, Gholamreza Ahmadian, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi: Comparison of the extracellular full-length and truncated recombinant protein A production in Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3). Under review;

11)Garshasb Rigi, Mohsen Farhadpour, Alireza Ghasempour, Kambiz Akbari Noghabi, Gholamreza Ahmadian: Purification of full–length and truncated forms of recombinant Staphylococcal protein A (SpA) using hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography. Under review;

1)Aug 2015Winning the International Australian Academy
2)PCMS award in the third congress of environment, energy and bio-defense
3)Aug 2014Winning the title of the Outstanding and Excellence student in Ph. D Research
4)Aug 2010Award: Being respected and gloried in the festival of science and technology endeavours, organization of scientific endeavourer.
5)Aug 2010Award: Gaining the title of the distinguished elite in the festival manifestation of scientific self – belief and innovation
6)Jul 2009Award: Wining the title of the distinguished student in MA course
7)Jun 2009Award: Membership in the national foundation of the elite
8).Jun 2009Scholarship: Full educational scholarship of ministry of sciences , researches & technologySkills & Activities