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Ahmad Shehab Ahmad Lafi (Lecturer)

PhD in Medical Mycology
Lecturer
Desert Studies Center - Research Centers
cds.ahmed.lafi@uoanbar.edu.iq


Biography

Name: Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi

Specialization: Microbiology - Medical Mycology

Position: Academic Staff

Scientific Degr.: Lecturer

Work Address: Center of Desert Studies - University of Anbar

E-mail: cds.ahmed.lafi@uoanbar.edu.iq

  

Membership

1- Member of the Editorial Board: Current Research in Microbiology and Infection - CRMI Link

2- British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Link

3- The American Society for Microbiology Link

4- Medical Mycological Society of the Americas Link

5- Malaysian Society of Microbiology website

6- Egyptian Association Medical Mycologists Link

7-Administration of the Iraqi Journal of Desert Studies Link 
   On the site of the Iraqi Academic Academic Journals Link

 

Education:

 

Bachelor of Biology

Department of Biology / Faculty of Education for Pure Sciences / University of Anbar, Ramadi, Iraq, 2002.

 

Master of Microbiology / Mycology

Faculty of Education for Pure Sciences, Anbar University, Ramadi, Iraq, 2008.

Master thesis title
The Use of  Fungi Aspergillus niger In Producing Single Cell Protein by Using Local Artificial and Vegetable Wastes

 

Ph. D. Medical Mycology

School of Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, University Technology Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia 2019.

Doctorate thesis title
INVESTIGATION OF ERGOSTEROL AND CHITIN FOR THE DIAGNOSIS OF INVASIVE FUNGAL INFECTIONS

 

 

Publication

  Publications:

 

A-Scientific papers :

1-  Lafi, A. Sh. A., J. Santhanam, T. M. N. Khaithir, N. F. Musa, F. Huyop (2018). Determination of Ergosterol as a Potential Biomarker in Pathogenic Medically Important Fungal Isolates. Malaysian Journal of Health Sciences, 16 (2): 15-21. Link    

2-    Lafi, A. Sh. A., A. A. Salim, N. Bidin, F. Huyop (2017). Antibacterial activity of PLAL synthesized nanocinnamon. Materials & Design, 132, 486-495. Link

3-   Lafi, A. Sh. A. (2010). Produce the Single Cell Protein (SCP) by the solid cultures methods from the different plant extracts wastes with Trichoderma viride and using in feed of Hamster Mesocricetus auratus. Al-Anbar J. Vet. Sci., 3: 27-38.  Link    

4-     Lafi, A.S.A., M.A. Al-Azawii, Alrawi, D. and H.K. Al-Hobaine, 2010. Utilization of the Azotobacter and Mycohorrhiza as biofertilizer for improving the growth of (Zea mays) by using sterile soil. Egypt. J. Exp. Biol. (Bot.), 6 (1): 5-14. Link

5- Lafi, A. Sh. A., A. A. Assaffii, D. F. Al-Rawii (‏2010). Produce Single Cell Protein (SCP) by some Fungi using The Plant Extracts of the Schanginia aegyptiaca and to use in the Feeding of Hamster Mesocricetus auratus. The Egyptian Journal of Experimental Biology (Botany), 6 (1): 33-40. Link

6- Lafi, A. Sh. A., Dh. F. Al-Rawii,  Abdullah Kh. Al-issa, A. A. Al-Assaffii (2009). Produce the single cell protein (SCP) by the solid culture method from Schanginia aegyptiaca wastes with Aspergillus niger and use in feeding of carp fish (Cyprinus carpi). Journal of University of Anbar for Pure science, 3 (1): 23-33. Link

7-  Lafi, A. Sh. A., S. S. Khalil, Dh. F. Al-Rawii, A. A. Al-Assaffii (2008). Produce the single cell protein (SCP) by the liquid cultures methods from Schanginia aegyptiaca powder by the use Aspergillus niger and testing Biological. Journal of University of Anbar for Pure science, 2 (2): 117-129. Link

8- Lafi, A. Sh. A., J. S. Alkobaisy, E. T Abdel Ghani (2020).  Influence of using Mycorrhizae (MH) with Vermicompost (VRF) on Soil Properties, Soybean (Glycine max L.) Growth and Yield. Systematic Reviews in Pharmacy, 11 (6): 347-351. Link

  

Please visit my websites

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Scopus ID Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Google Scholar Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Research gate Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Publons Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi ORCID Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Live DNA Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Mendeley profile Link

Kudos Hub Dr. Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Link

Dergi Park org Dr. Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Link

 

Lectures

Welcome to my Classroom Link 

Class code: vjop6su

 

Practical fungi laboratory:

Lab 1  Link

Mycology and its classification

 

Lab2  Link

Cultures media for fungi

 

Lab 3  Link

Methods of sterilization

 

Lab 4  Link

Isolation of fungi

 

Lab 5  Link

Division: Myxomycota

 

Lab 6  Link  Link  Link

Division: Eumycota,  Division-Sub: Mastigomycetes

Class: Oomycetes, Mildews Downy

 

Lab 7  Link  Link  Link

Division: Eumycota, Division-Sub: Mastigomycetes
Class: Oomycetes, Rust White

 

Lab 8  Link  Link

Division: Eumycota, Class: Ascomycetes
Diseases Mildew Powdery

 

Lab 9  Link

Division: Eumycota, Class: Ascomycetes
Genus: Aspergillus sp., Genus: Penicillium sp.
Genus: Mucor sp. (Sporangia), Genus: Rhizopus sp. (Sporangia)

 

Lab 10  Link  Link

Division: Eumycota, Class: Oomycetes
Phytophthora Infestans, Potato of disease blight Late

Class: Ascomycetes
Claviceps purpurea (Ergotism)

 

Lab 11  Link

Division: Basidiomycota, Class: Agaricomycetes
Agaricus bisporus

 

Lab 12  Link

Division: Ascomycota, 
Class: Pezizomycetes - Genus: Peziza sp.
Class: Dothideomycetes - Venturia inaequalis
causes apple scab disease.

 

Lab 13  Link

Division: Eumycota, Class: Ascomycetes
Genus: Xylaria sp.
Monilinia fructicola,  Brown Rot of Peaches

 

Lab 14  Link

Division: Eumycota, Class: Dothideomycetes
Venturia inaequalis - Apple Scab disease.
Class: Pezizomycetes - Genus: Peziza sp.

 

Lab 15  Link

Division: Ascomycota, Class: Schizosaccharomycetes
Schizosaccharomyces octosporus

 

Lab 16  Link

Division:    Basidiomycota, Class:    Agaricomycetes
Lepiota procera, Oudemansiella radicata, Amanita sp.

 

Lab 17  Link

Division: Basidiomycota, Class: Ustilaginomycetes
Ustilago zeae, Smut Fungi 

Thanks


Other

 

- Publons Academy graduate for journal reviewers  Link

- Publons Academy Mentor for Journal reviewers Link

- Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi – CV from Publons for journals reviewers Link

 

Conferences and symposia
 
1- The First Specialized Scientific Symposium of the Department of Biology - College of Education for Pure Sciences - Preparatory Committee - 2008
 

2- The Second Specialized Scientific Symposium of the Department of Biology - College of Education for Pure Sciences - Research Paper - 2009
 

3- The Third Specialized Scientific Symposium of the Department of Biology - College of Education for Pure Sciences - Preparatory Committee - 2010
 

4- The second scientific conference (scientific research is the basis for comprehensive development in the desert of Iraq) - Desert Studies Center - 2012
 

5- INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIOSCIENCES AND MEDICAL ENGINEERING (ICBME) 2016 - UTM - Participation in the workshop held on the sidelines of the conference + Attending the conference - 2016 Link
 

6- INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCES, ENGINEERING AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 2017 - UTM - Participation by presenting a paper at the conference + Attending the conference - 2017 Link

Please visit my websites

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Scopus ID Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Google Scholar Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Research gate Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Publons Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi ORCID Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Live DNA Link

Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Mendeley profile Link

Kudos Hub Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Link

Dergi Park org Ahmad Sh. A. Lafi Link

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Jobs filled:

· Researcher Assistant - Department of Biology - Faculty of Education for Pure Sciences - University of Anbar - 2002

· Assistant Lecturer, Department of Biology, Faculty of Education for Pure Sciences, University of Anbar, 2008

·  Assistant Lecturer from Anbar University in 2008

. Director of the Planning and Follow-up Unit at the College of Education for Pure Sciences, University of Anbar - 2011 

· Assistant Lecturer, Desert Development Department, Center of Desert Studies, University of Anbar, from 2011 until now