Introduction

Introduction

Dr. Sayed Hussain Mosawi (Ph.D) is an assistance professor in the Faculty of Medicine at Ghalib University, Kabul, Afghanistan. He was born in Ghazni, Afghanistan, on April 1986. He earned his BSc at Qom University in 2012 and MSc and PhD in Medical Parasitology at Tarbiat Modares University in 2014 and 2019 respectively. Now, He play a role as Dean for Research at Ghalib University. At the present time, in addition to teaching and research activities at the university, he is dean of the Afghanistan Society of bioinformatics, member of the European Register of Cystic Echinococcosis and member of the Afghanistan national charity organization for special diseases. He was also reviewer of high ranked journals like European journal of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases and parasites and vectors

Email

Sayedhussain.mosawi@ghalib.edu.af

Scholar

https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=QuBcB9YAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Research interests

Molecular biology

Parasitic diseases

Veterinary Parasitology

Bioinformatics (genomics, proteomics and transcriptomics)

Immunoparasitology

Bacteriology

Virology

Publications

  • Mosawi SH, Dalimi A, Safi N, Fotouhi-Ardakani R, Ghaffarifar F, Sadraei J: An unlabelled probe-based real time PCR and modified semi-nested PCR as molecular tools for analysis of chloroquine resistant Plasmodium vivax isolates from Afghanistan. Malaria Journal 2020, 19:253.
  • MOSAWI SH, DALIMI A, SAFI N, GHAFFARIFAR F, SADRAEI J. Evaluation of Asymptomatic Malaria Status in Eastern of Afghanistan Using High Resolution Melting Analysis. Iranian Journal of Parasitology. 2020 Apr 1;15(2).
  • Dalimi A, Mosawi SH. The Comparison of Real-time-PCR-HRM and Microscopy Methods for Detection of Mixed Plasmodium Spp. Infections in Laghman Province, Afghanistan. Infectious disorders drug targets.
  • Asadollahi A, Khoobdel M, Zahraei-Ramazani A, Azarmi S, Mosawi SH. Effectiveness of plant-based repellents against different Anopheles species: a systematic review. Malaria Journal. 2019 Dec 1;18(1):436.
  • Mosawi SH, Zarghona Z, Dalimi A, Jokelainen P, Safa AH, Mohammadi MR, Javanmardi E, Basirat MB. Particularly neglected in countries with other challenges: High Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence in pregnant women in Kabul, Afghanistan, while a low proportion know about the parasite. PloS one. 2019 Oct 10;14(10):e0223585. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0223585
  • MOSAWI SH, DALIMI A, CHARKHI MA, BAARAE O, DARMAN A, MOSAVI M, BARYAL MW, STANIKZAI H. Gallbladder Perforation Due to Ascaris lumbricoides in a Preg-nant Woman and 6 Year Old Girl from Afghanistan: Case Re-port. Iranian Journal of Parasitology. 2019 Sep 23;14(3):477-81. https://doi.org/10.18502/ijpa.v14i3.1489
  • Mosawi, S. H., and A. Dalimi. "Molecular detection of Leishmania spp. isolated from cutaneous lesions of patients referred to Herat regional hospital, Afghanistan." Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 21.12 (2015): 878.
  • HOSSEINI-SAFA A, ROKNI MB, MOSAWI SH, HEYDARIAN P, AZIZI H, DAVARI A, ARYAIEPOUR M. High-Resolution Melting Analysis as an Appropriate Method to Differentiate between Fasciola hepatica and F. gigantica. Iranian Journal of Public Health. 2019 Mar 12;48(3):501-7
  • Mosawi, S.H., Hosseiny, Z. and Mohammadi, K., 2018. Environmental Health Impacts on Ascariasis Infections by Indication of Afghanistan: A Review, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, 2018.
  • Sayed Hussain Mosawi, Zabih Zarei, Morteza Shams, Khanali Mohammadi, Sayed Abdulqayum Sajjadi,, Environmental Health and Leishmaniasis by Indication on Afghanistan: A Review, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, 2019.
  • Tabatabaie F, Samarghandi N, Zarrati S, Maleki F, Ardestani MS, Elmi T, Mosawi SH: Induction of Immune Responses by DNA Vaccines Formulated with Dendrimer and Poly (Methyl Methacrylate) (PMMA) Nano-Adjuvants in BALB/c Mice Infected with Leishmania major. Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences 2018, 6.
  • Mosawi SH, Dalimi A, Fotouhi-Ardakani R, Ghafarifar F, Sadraie J: High resolution melting analysis as a novel implement for accurate diagnosis of Plasmodium spp in Helmand Province of Afghanistan, Proceedings of the 3rd International & 10th National Congress of Parasitology & Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA 10) Shiraz, Iran: 1-3 November 2017; Iranian journal of parasitology, supplementary Issue, Vol. 13, No. 1, Jan 2018
  • Mosavi M, Zarghona Z, Behmanesh AZ, Mosawi SH: Ascariasis of gallbladder: Two rare cases reported from Afghanistan, Proceedings of the 3rd International & 10th National Congress of Parasitology & Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA 10) Shiraz, Iran: 1-3 November 2017; Iranian journal of parasitology, supplementary Issue, Vol. 13, No. 1, Jan 2018
  • Bayat BA, Alavi SAN, Rezaei MA, Mosawi SH: Two cases of hydatid cyst of the lung and brain from Afghanistan, Proceedings of the 3rd International & 10th National Congress of Parasitology & Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA 10) Shiraz, Iran: 1-3 November 2017 Iranian journal of parasitology, supplementary Issue, Vol. 13, No. 1, Jan 2018
  • Mosawi SH, Ebrahimi M, Salari A, Razavi SM: Designing models for determination of NANONG structure in different organism", Proceedings of the 4th Iranian Conference on Bioinformatics, PP. 95, 2012.
  • Mosawi SH, Ebrahimi M, Razavi SM, Salari A: Designing models for determination of SOX2 structure in different organism", Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Bioinformatics, 2012.
  • Razavi SM, Salari A, Mosawi SH, Ebrahimi M Analysis of trancription factor and prediction of structural characteristics of omega3 fatty acid desaturase. 3rd Iranian Agricultural Biotechnology Conference In date 2012-09-03 untill 2012-09-05, Mashad-Iran. COI code: AGRIBIOTECH03_079
  • Salari A, Razavi SM, Mosawi SH, Ebrahimi M Analysis of promotors of genes that are involve in construction of Stryol Co A desaturase. 3rd Iranian Agricultural Biotechnology Conference In date 2012-09-03 untill 2012-09-05, Mashad-Iran. COI code: AGRIBIOTECH03_080

Honors

  • Establishment of first active cellular and molecular research center in Afghanistan in Ghalib university.
  • Pre university school top student 2004
  • Member of HERACLES' network (European Register of Cystic Echinococcosis) in Afghanistan.
  • Head of Afghan association of Bioinformatics.
  • Head of Medical Committee at Cultural Council of Afghan Student (FADA) in Iran (2013-2014).
  • Reviewer in parasites and vectors journal (2020)
  • Reviewer in European journal of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases (2017)
  • Member in Board of Directors of the Charity Organization of Special Diseases of Afghanistan (2017-pesent)
  • Gene submitter in GenBank (accession number MK419882-MK419914) and (accession number MK292011-MK292046)

Summer school and workshop

  • Second summer school of Royan Institute, July 17-22, 2011(Developmental Biology and Stem Cells), Royan Institute, Tehran-Iran
  • Third summer school of Royan Institute, July 14-19, 2012 (Stem Cells and Developmental Biology for Regenerative Medicine), Royan Institute, Tehran-Iran
  • International workshop on: Leishmania and leishmaniasis: Immunology, Vaccine and Drug discovery/Therapy, 9-13th Nov 2016, Pasteur institute, Tehran, Iran
  • Training Malaria Microscopy August 10 –September9, 2016, National Malaria Center of Iran, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Teharan-Iran (Under supervision of Prof. Mahdi Nateghoor and Dr. Afsane Motavali Haghi.
  • Second summer school courses (Endnote, Research Design and Article Writing, Laboratory Animals Experimentation), September3th to September 11th, 2012 By Influenza Unite, Pasteur Institute, Tehran-Iran
  • 3rd summer school on molecular diagnosis courses, (Workshops include: PCR, Real-Time PCR, Primer Design, Probe Design, Sequencing and Analysis of results), September 3th to September 11th, 2012 By Influenza Unite, Pasteur Institute, Tehran-Iran
  • Basic and advanced Bioinformatics (64 hours), Rastegar Reference Laboratory of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Tehran University, Autumn 2012 
  • Detection of Visceral leishmaniasis in Dogs and human (DAT, rk39, stamp smear preparation from dog spleen and so on), National congress on: visceral leishmaniasis, 10-11 Feb 2013, Meshkinshahr, Ardebil, Iran. Under supervision of Prof. Dr. Mahdi Mohebali
  • Visiting of field trial on vaccination of Leishmania major H-line attenuated in Khorasan Province, Iran. Under supervision of Prof. Dr. Hamid Daneshvar

Presentation of Workshop

  • Presentation on roll of molecular method in medicine at Herat University west of Afghanistan. (2014)
  • Laboratory Animals Experimentation at Pishgaman Fan Biotechnology Company.
  • 2015, Introduction to NCBI ,Tarbiat Modares, University, Tehran-Iran
  • 2015, Phylogenetic tree drawing and sequence editing, Tarbiat Modares, University, Tehran-Iran
  • 2016, Introduction to PCR, real time PCR and HRM, Tarbiat Modares, University, Tehran-Iran
  • Training Malaria and Leishmanaiasis Microscopy for Medical technology students. April 10 – April 17, 2017, Khatam Al Nabieen University, Kabul, Afghanistan.
  • Workshop on isolating and staining protoscolex from human and animal hydatid cysts. June 1, 2017, Khatam Al Nabieen University, Kabul, Afghanistan

Symposium and congress attendance                                                                

  • National congress on: visceral leishmaniasis, 10-11 Feb 2013, Ardebil, Iran
  • 2nd International and 9th National Congress of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA9), Langroud,Nursing-Midwifery and Premedical Faculty, University of Guilan (2015)
  • 3rd International and 10th National Congress of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA10), Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran, November, 1-3, 2017
  • 4th Conference on Bioinformatics, Teharn-Iran, 2012.