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Plant Biotechnology Persa
(An International Journal)

: Ilam University of Medical Sciences

Sources of support: Ilam University of Medical Sciences

ISO4 Abbreviation: Plant Biotechnol Persa


Journal DOI: 10.52547/pbp

Journal Address: Ilam University of Medical Sciences,Ilam province,Iran

Postal Code: 6939177143

Journal Website:

Journal Number: +988432223081

E-mail Address: & plant

Citation Indices from GS

AllSince 2017


eISSN :2676-7414

Plant Biotechnology Persa

  • Chairman: Mahmoud Bahmani
  • Editor-in-Chief: Naser Abbasi
  • Executive Editor-in-Chief: Mohammad Mahdi Zangeneh
  • Publication Period: Semi-annual
  • Plagiarism check by iThenticate (Permissible level of plagiarism: 19%)
  • Language: English
  • Subject area: Agriculture and Biological Sciences: Plant science and Ecology - Biochemictry, Genetics and Molecular Biology - Enviromental Science - Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
  • Type of papers: Research, Review, Case Report, Letter to Editor etc.
Plant Biotechnology Persa (PBP) is an open access and peer-reviewed (Double peer-reviewed) journal. The journal is belongs to Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran. The journal is published every 6 months each year (Semi-annual-2 issues per year). It is devoted to medicinal plants and biotechnology. The journal focuses on the research, teaching, and application of medicinal plants for treatment of diseases and all field of biotechnology and toxicology.
Plant Biotechnology Persa (Plant Biotechnol Persa) is the intersection between medicinal plants, biotechnology and toxicology. This international journal publishes manuscripts in the fields of medicinal plants and biotechnology. This journal aims to reach all relevant national and international medical institutions and persons in electronic version free of charge.
Aim and Scope: Plant Biotechnology Persa is an online Peer-Reviewed international journal to promote all fields of medicinal plants such as Herbal drugs, Bioactive compounds, Green Chemistry, Phytomedicine, Phytochemistry, Ethno-botany, Ethno-pharmacology, Ethno-medicine, Phyto-pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Clinical, Ppharmacological, Pharmacokinetic, and Toxicological studies of specified Herbal medicinal products, Herbal preparations, Plant physiology, Toxicology and purified compounds as well as all aspects of Biotechnology. The effects of herbs in the treatment of diseases in animal models are also other items in our aim and scope journal.
Article publication charge is free.

Contact information for the journal office
Journal Address: Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam province, Ilam, Iran
Postal Code: 6939177143
Journal Address:
Journal Number: +988432223081
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Plant Biotechnology Persa journal has recently been indexed on  Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC),  EBESCO, Chemical Abstract Services (CAS), Google scholar, DOAJ, CrossRef, Index Copernicus, WordCat, Publons, UlrichWeb etc.

PBP publication benefits:

  • Free access to all volume and issue (All articles)
  • Fast and accurate peer review process (Preliminary assessment it is 14 working days and the estimated time from submission to reviewer decision is 4-6 weeks)
  • Easy and quick online submission system
  • Free of charge and rapid publication
  • Digital object identifier (DOI) for published papers

Guide for Authors - Article Word Template (Word File)

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Plant Biotechnology Persa is Follower of  Open Researcher and Contributer ID (ORCID), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Facts & Figures
h-Index on Google scholar 7
i10-Index on Google scholar 3
Google Scholar Citation 194
Web of Science Citation 117
Cited references by Scopus articles 95
h-Index on Scopus 6
No. of Issues 7
No. of volumes 4
Rejection rate 54 %
Acceptance rate 39 %
Article view 67.337
PDF download 29.049
Average view per article 935
Average download per article 403
Peer-review process
All submitted articles are evaluated at the submission to meet the structural and subject principles of Plant Biotechnology Persa. The matched articles will gone under a double-blinded peer-review process by at least 3 reviewers (expert in the field who are not part of the journal’s editorial staff) who are selected by the Editorial Board members according to their field specialties. The Editorial Board members have the final responsibility to select the articles.
Governing body
Plant Biotechnology Persa is under the scientific control of Editorial Board whose members are recognized experts in the subject areas included within the journal’s scope. Some executive roles of the Editorial Board members are delegated to the Editor-in-Chief who is well-known in the journal’s scope.
Editorial team
Plant Biotechnology Persa is under the scientific supervision of the Editorial Team whose members are all experts with high number of publications in their field.
Author fees/Access
There are No Fees or Charges at all for submission, reviewing and publishing processes in Plant Biotechnology Persa.
Plant Biotechnology Persa follows the Bethesda Statement on Open Access Publishing.
The content of Plant Biotechnology Persa is under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Public License. To the extent this Public License may be interpreted as a contract, we are granted the Licensed Rights in consideration of your acceptance of these terms and conditions, and the Licensor grants you such rights in consideration of benefits the Licensor receives from making the Licensed Material available under these terms and conditions.
Process for identification of and dealing with allegations of research misconduct
Publisher and editors of Plant Biotechnology Persa are reasonable to identify and prevent the publication of papers where research misconduct has occurred, including plagiarism, citation manipulation, and data falsification/fabrication, among others. In doing so, Plant Biotechnology Persa follows COPE’s guidelines in dealing with allegations.
Ownership and management
Plant Biotechnology Persa is owned by ISCDBU, Iran, and is managed and published by YektaPub Co.
Conflicts of interests
All Plant Biotechnology Persa Editorial Board members and the Editor-in-Chief submitted articles are gone under the same reviewing process as the other authors gone. In the cases that a reviewer suspects undisclosed conflict of interest in a submitted manuscript or a reader suspects undisclosed conflict of interest in a published article (all authors are filling the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest at the submission time) Plant Biotechnology Persa will follow COPE’s guidelines.
Revenue sources/Advertising/Direct marketing
Plant Biotechnology Persa is financially supported completely by ISCDBU, Iran, and has no other sources for earning funds. Plant Biotechnology Persa accepts No advertisements in the site or even as a report article.
Publishing schedule/Archiving
Plant Biotechnology Persa is published 2 issues per year. All the content from the beginning to the end will be available for ever on Plant Biotechnology Persa exclusive website. Also Plant Biotechnology Persa is included at EBSCOhost and has the plan to enter to Scopus and Thomson-Reuters databases.


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Ansari, Mojtaba; Associate Professor
Affiliation: ISCDBU, Tehran, Iran
Tel: 02188008090

Pourjafar ,Mohammadreza; Professor
Affiliation: ISCDBU, Tehran, Iran
Tel: 02182883731​
Editorial Board

Ayvazian, Simon
; Professor of Architecture
Affiliation: University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
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Bemanian, Mohammad Reza; Professor of Architecture
Affiliation: ISCDBU, Tehran, Iran
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Taghvayi, Ali Akbar, Associate Professor of Urban and Rural Planning
Affiliation: ISCDBU, Tehran, Iran
Tel: +98 (21) 82883721
Tehrani, Farhad; Associate Professor -
Affiliation: Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
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Habib, Farah; Associate Professor
Affiliation: Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
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Diba, Darab; Professor  of  -
Affiliation: Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
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Mehdinejad, Mohammad Javad; Associate Professor of Architecture
Affiliation: ISCDBU, Tehran, Iran
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Kalantari Khalilabad, Hosein; Associate Professor of Urban Planning
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Mousavi, Seyed Ya'qub; Associate Professor of Social Sciences
Affiliation: Al-Zahra University, Tehran, Iran
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