Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences

Home || Volume 1|| Volume 2 || Volume 3 || Volume 4 || Volume 5 || Volume 6|| Volume 7|| Volume 8|| Volume 9|| Volume 10|| Volume 11|| Volume 12

The Jordanian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in corporation with the Hashemite University publish a new high-quality journal devoted to

biological sciences:


Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences

The Editorial Board is very committed to build the Journal as one of the leading international journals in biological sciences in the next few years. With the support of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Jordanian Universities, it is expected that a heavy resource to be channeled into the Journal to establish its international reputation. The first issue of the journal appears in early 2008 with four issues per year.


Aims and Scope

Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences (JJBS) aims to provide a forum for a broad blend of scientific and technical papers to reflect the evolving needs of the biological sciences. Mainly welcome are contributions dealing with cell biology, genomics, microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, biochemistry, embryology, immunogenetics, cell and tissue culture, molecular ecology, genetic engineering and biological engineering, bioremediation and biodegradation, bioinformatics, biotechnology regulations, gene therapy, organismal biology, microbial and environmental biotechnology, marine sciences. The JJBS welcomes the submission of manuscript that meets the general criteria of significance and academic excellence. All articles published in JJBS are peer-reviewed.


Publication Ethics

Instruction to authors


Prof. Abu-Elteen, Khaled Husein. Hashemite University

Assistant Editor

         Dr. Tahtamouni Lubna H. Hashemite University

Editorial board:

Prof. Amr, Zuhair S. Jordan University of Science and Technology        

Prof. Elkarmi, Ali Z. The Hashemite University

Prof. Hunaiti, Abdulrahim A. The University of Jordan

Prof. Khleifat, Khaled M.  Mutah University

Prof. Lahham, Jamil N. Yarmouk University

Prof. Malkawi, Hanan I. Yarmouk University


The International Advisory Board

         Prof. Abdel-Hafez, Sami K., Department of Biological Sciences, Yarmouk University, Jordan

         Prof. Abdul-Haque, Allah Hafiz, National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Pakistan

         Prof. Abuharfeil, Nizar M., Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Jordan University of science and Technology, Jordan

         Prof. Al-Najjar, Tariq Hasan Ahmad, Marine Science Station,
Department of Marine Biology, Faculty of Marine Sciences, The University of Jordan, Jordan

         Prof. Bamburg, James, Colorado State University, U.S.A.

         Prof. El Makawy, Aida, I,  National Research Center ,      Giza, Egypt

         Prof. Garrick, Michael D, State University of New York at Buffalo, U.S.A.

         Prof. Ghannoum, Mahmoud A., University Hospital of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University, U.S.A.

         Prof. Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah F, Center for Phytotherapy and Research,Ebene,Mauritius.

        Prof. Hamad, Mawieh, Department of Medical Lab Sciences, College of Health Sciences, University of Sharjah, U.A,E

        Prof. Hanawalt ,Philip C,Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University Stanford , U.S.A.

         Prof. Hassanali, Ahmed , Kenyatta University, Nairobi,Kenya

         Prof. Ismail,Naim, Department of Biology and Biotechnology, The Hashemite University, Jordan

          Prof. Kaviraj, Anilava , India University of Kalyani,Kenya

         Prof. Kilbane, John J., Program Manager and Sr. Petroleum Microbiologist, Intertek, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

         Prof. Matar, Ghassan M, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

         Prof. Martens, Jochen, Institute Fur Zoologie, Germany

         Prof. Nasher, Abdul Karim , Sanna' University, Yemen 

         Prof.  Na'was,Tarek E, Department of Natural Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, Lebanese American University,Lebanon

         Prof.  Qoronfleh,Mohammad Walid, Director of Biotechnology Biomedical Research Institute .Qatar

         Prof. Sadiq, May Fouad George, Department of Biological Sciences Yarmouk University, Jordan

        Prof. Schatten, Gerald, Director Pittsburgh Development Center Director, Division of Developmental & Regenerative Medicine Professor of Ob-Gyn-Repro Sci & Cell Biology & of Bioengineering; UP Cancer Institute; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,U.S.A.

         Prof. Shakhanbeh, Jumah Mutie, Department of Biological Sciences, Mutah University ,Jordan

         Prof. Stanway, Glyn , University of Essex, England

         Prof. Tamimi,Samih Mohammad, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Jordan, Jordan

         Prof. Waitzbauer, Wolfgang, University of Vienna, Austria

         Prof. Wan Yusoff, Wan Mohtar,University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Mailing address:

    Prof. Abu-Elteen, Khaled Husein, Ph.D.
    Editor- in- Chief
    Biology and Biotechnology Department
    The Hashemite University
    P.O. Box 330127, Zarqa 13115, Jordan
    Tel. No. + 962 5 3903333 ext. 5031
    Fax No. + 962 5 3903349



   Cover Letter