Dr Soodabeh Davaran:
Head of Synthesis Laboratory
Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Tel: 0098 411 3341315
Fax: 0098 411 3344798
Dr Soodabeh Davaran is associate professor of Medicinal Chemistry in Faculty of Pharmacy in Tabriz University of Medical Sciences. She has got her MSc in Organic Chemistry in 1990 and her PhD in Polymer Science in 1996 both from faculty of chemistry in Tabriz University of Medical Sciences-Iran.
Dr Davaran currently teaches Organic Chemistry, Polymer, Synthesis of Organic Chemistry and Medicinal chemistry (Drug Synthesis). She is a member of Iran Chemical and Engineering Society. She has been selected to be included in the first edition of "Who's Who in Plastics and Polymers", James P Harrington, Editor in chief, Society of Plastic Engineers, Technomic Publishing Company Inc, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA.
Dr Davaran has gained First Rank of 9th Razi festival in Pharmacy (Basic Sciences Research), 2003; Dec, Tehran-Iran. Also she has been selected amongst best researchers of Research Centers of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, December 2003 and of Drug Applied Research Center of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, December 2004.
Dr Davarn's current research programs are as follows:
Synthesis of biodegradable polymers for controlled delivery of protein and peptides, in the form of micro and nanoparticles.
Synthesis of pH responsive hydrogels designed for oral delivery of peptides.
Synthesis of polymeric carriers for colon- specific drug delivery systems.
Synthesis of polyethylene glycol derivatives as matrix or permeation enhancers for transdermal drug delivery systems.
Book: Dye house in textil industry
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Khandaghi R, Hashemi M. Development of a Novel Prolonged-Release Nicotine Transdermal Patch. Pharmacological Research. 2005; 5: 233-237.
Mahkam M, Assadi MG, Ramesh M, Davaran S. Linear Type Azo Containing Polyurethanes for Colon-Specific Drug Delivery. J Bioact Compat Polym. 2004; 19: 45-53.
Garjani MR, Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Malek N. Protective Effects of Some Azo Derivatives of 5-amino Salicylic Acid and their PEGylated Prodrugs an Acetic Acid Induced Rat Colitis. Daru. 2004; 12(1): 24-30.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hashemi M. Synthesis and Hydrolytic Behaviour of 2-Mercaptoethyl Ibuprofenate-Polyethylene Glycol Conjugate as a Novel Transdermal Prodrug. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 2003; 55(4): 513-517.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hashemi M. Synthesis and Characterization of Methacrylic Derivatives of 5-Amino Salicylic Acid with pH-sensitive Swelling properties. AAPS Pharmsci Tech. 2001; 2 (4), 9.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Ershadpour B. Preparation of Acrylic-type Hydrogels containing 5- amino Salicylic Acid. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2001; 4: 55-63.
Davaran S, Hanaee J, Khosrawi A. Release of 5-amino Salicylic acid from acrylic type polymeric prodrugs designed for colon - specific drug delivery. Journal of Controled Release, 1998; (58): 279-287.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. Hydrophilic Copolymers Prepared from Acrylic Type Derivatives of Ibuprofen containing Hydrolyzable Thioester Bond. Eur polym J. 1998; ( 34): 187-192.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. Synthesis and Hydrolysis of Polyurethanes cotaining Ibuprofen Groups. Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, 1997; 12 (1): 47-58.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. Acrylic type polymers containing ibuprofen and indomethacin with difunctional spacer group : synthesis and hydrolysis. Journal of Controled Release. 1997; ( 47): 41-79.
Nasir Tabrizi MH, Davaran S, Entezami AA. Synthesis of Diclofenac Polymeric Prodrugs and their Hydrolysis Reactivity. Iranian Polymer Journal, 1996; 5 (4): 243-249.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. Synthesis and Hydrolysis of Modified Poly Vinyl Alcohols Containing Ibuprofen Pendent Groups. Iranian Polymer Journal, 1996; 5(3): 188-191.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. A Review on Application of Polymers in New Drug Delivery Systems. Iranian Polymer Journal, 1994; 6(4): 273-289.
National Presentations (oral and posters):
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Khani A. Synthesis of Novel Acrylic Type Hydrogels for Colon-Specific Drug Delivery Systems. 9th Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2004; Aug 23-26. Tabriz-Iran.
Mahkam M, Davaran S, Ramesh M. Synthesis of Novel Polyurethane Conjugates of 5-amino Salicylic Acid Designed for Colon-Specific Drug Delivery Systems. 9th Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2004; Aug 23-26. Tabriz-Iran.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hamishehkar H. Novel Prolonged Activity Nicotine Patch Cross-Linked Poly Vinyl Alcohol Rate-Controlling Membrane. 8th Iranian Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2002; Aug 27-29, Shiraz-Iran.
Hemati S, Davaran S, Sariri R, Rashidi MR. Optimized Preparation of Gancyclovir in Bench Scale. 8th Iranian Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2002; Aug 27-29, Shiraz-Iran.
Davaran S, Hemati S, Rashidi MR. Modification of 6-Mercaptopurine and Azathioprine Synthesis in Bench Scale. 8th Iranian Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2002; Aug 27-29, Shiraz-Iran.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Shahsafi M. Application of Hydrolyzate Collagen in Detergent Formulations. 6th international seminar on Hygienic and cosmetics industries. 2000; Sep 25-27, Tehran-Iran.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hanaee J. Synthesis of New Polymeric Pro-drugs of 5-Amino Slicylic Acid and the Assay of Non-enzymatic Release of Drug. 7th seminar of Iranian Pharmaceutical Society (ISPS). 2000; Aug 27-30, Mashhad-Iran.
Davaran S, Hanaee J, Khosravi A. Preparation and Release of 5-Amino Salycilic Acid from Acrylic Type Polymeric Pro-drugs Designed for Colon-Specific Drug Delivery Systems. 6th Seminar of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1998; Aug 27-29, Isfahan-Iran.
Davaran S, Entezami AA, Karimi L. Synthesis and Hydrolysis of Modified Poly Vinyl Alcohol Pro-drugs of Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs. 5th Iranian seminar of orgaic chemistry, Isfahan university of Technology , 1996; August 17-19, Isfahan-Iran.
Davaran S. Synthesis and Hydrolysis of Polyurethanes Containing Ibuprofen Monoglycerides. 5th Iranian seminar of orgaic chemistry, Isfahan university of Technology , 1996; August 17-19, Isfahan-Iran.
Davaran S, Entezami AA. Synthesis, Polymerization, and Hydrolysis of Methacrylic Derivatives of Ibuprofen. 4th Iranian seminar of orgaic chemistry, Ferdowsi university, 1995; October 17-19. Mashhad-Iran.
Davaran S, Bagheri M, Fakhri S, Entezami AA. A Convenient Method for Studying Hydrolysis Progress of Poly Acryloyloxy Acetanilide. International seminar of polymer science and technology, 1994; May 2-4. Shiraz-Iran.
Davarn S, Hanaee J, Rashidi MR, Valiolahi F. Synthesis of Novel Multifunctional Polyethylene Glycol Derivatives for Preparation of Protein Conjugates. International Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics, and Pharmaceutical Technology. 2004; March 15-18. Nuremberg-Germany.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Davaran F, Moti Haghshenas N. Preparation and Protein release of the ABA Triblock Copolymers Consisting of Poly (Lactide-co-Glycolide) Attached to Central Polyethylene Glycol Segments. 12th International Pharmaceutical Technology Symposium. 2004; September 12-15. Istanbul-Turkey.
Rashidi MR, Davaran S, Hanaee J. Synthesis and Swelling Properties of Polymeric prodrugs of 5-Amino Salicylic acid. 12th International Pharmaceutical Technology Symposium. 2004; September 12-15. Istanbul-Turkey.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR. Modified Polyethylene Glycol Derivatives of Ibuprofene. 4thWorld Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics Pharmceutical Technology. 2002; April 8-11. Florence-Italy.
Davaran S, Hosseini SH. Toxic Gas and Vapour Detection with Polyaniline Gas Sensors. European Polymer Federation Congress. 2001; July 15-20. Amesterdam-
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hanaee J. Preparation of Acrylic Type Polymeric Prodrugs of 5-Amino Salicylic Acid Designed for Colon Targeting. New Trends in polymers for oral and parenteral administration. 2001; March 12-13. Paris-France.
Davaran S, Rashidi MR, Hanaee J. Synthesis and Propertics of Polymeric Prodrugs of 5-Amino Salicylic Acid Based on Polyethylene Glycol Hydrogels. International conference on IFLAMMOPHARMACOLOGY , 2000; September 10-13, Sheffreld-UK.